The Cass news archive: February 2013
All news from the Cass during February 2013
Surface and Structure
Exhibition: Wed 20 Feb - Thu 7 Mar
BA Textile Design Level 4 Work-In-Progress Exhibition open now in the library
Michael Stubbs - Gallery Talk
Talk: Thursday 28 February 4pm
Mike Stubbs will give a gallery talk in 2 parts on THU 28 FEB from 4pm until 5.30 in the Cass Gallery
Power to the people
The Cass Lecturer collaborates with non-profit organisation People of the Sun in Malawi to empower local artisans.
The designer's craft
Talk, Public Lecture: 19 February 5.30pm
Why are the Design and Crafts worlds traditionally perceived as opposing each other? Lecture by Aidan Walker.
Hot Valve Leak
News, Exhibition: 13 to 23 February
Exhibition of paintings by The Cass alumnus and Honorary Graduate Vic Reeves.
Who loves the sun?
Exhibition: 14 - 28 February 2013
Display of the SunBloc project by our RIBA- award winning Heliomet Team, destined for Solar Decathlon China 2013.
Made in Hayes does Talking, Playing, Growing
The Cass came with tea and cake on Saturday afternoon to encourage talking, playing and growing at the Austin Estate.
Talk, Public lecture: Thursday, 21 February, 18:30
LOST IN TRANSLATION, a public lecture by Marie-José Van Hee.
News, Exhibition: 14 February 6.30pm-8.00pm
Join our RIBA award winning Heliomet Team to celebrate their successes with the SunBloc house, and hear about plans for the Solar Decathlon China 2013.
Talk, Public Lecture: 26th February 5.30pm
This Lecture by Colin Ball looks at our unconscious response to light.
Made in Hayes at the Austin Estate - Talk Play Grow
The Cass, Grow Heathrow and Hillingdon Play Association will be growing, playing and talking with residents at the Austin Estate about a proposed initiative to ‘Green’ the estate.
The Feminist Art Group presents a talk
Talk: Monday, 4 February at 6pm in CE4-10
Kimanthi Donkor hosted by Andrea Medjesi-Jones.
The Uncertain States First Tuesday Talk Presents
Talk: Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 7.30pm
'Alternative family album' by Spencer Rowell
Fans of Feminism
News, Exhibition: 16 to 23 February
A survey of contemporary feminist art featuring a selection of work from The Cass Feminist Society and friends.
News from The Cass
Project Oracle to be launched as a charity at London Met
The organisation’s application to become a charity was approved earlier this year and will be launched as a charity next month.
SICK! Film Festival brings NORMAL back to the big screen
NORMAL, a film directed and produced by London Metropolitan University staff, examines the relationship between migration, sex trafficking and the sex industry.
An evening with MOBO founder Kanya King
Kanya King MBE, founder of the MOBO Awards visited London Met to speak about her career, and to offer advice to students and alumni.
Reusing rain leads to RSA Award for Christopher
Cass student Christopher Crawford-Kelly wins Royal Society for the Arts Student Design Award for innovative idea to reuse rainwater.
Do children really believe in Santa?
Research led by Chartered Psychologist, Dr Louise Bunce, reveals that belief in Father Christmas is still wide-spread among children.
New student rep elected to Board of Governors
Students at London Metropolitan University have a new representative to the Board of Governors.
Starting salary success for graduates
London Metropolitan University is the number one modern university for graduate starting salaries, according to The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2013.
New designs for Russian architecture
London Metropolitan University has played a major role in the creation of a new and radical architecture school in Moscow.
London Met students Get Ahead
Students at London Metropolitan University got the chance to boost their employment prospects and study skills at a special event “run by students, for students.”
Ceramist called up for Olympic exhibit
A talented ceramist from London Metropolitan University has been selected as one of just 14 artists to feature in a special exhibition celebrating the Olympics.
Celebrating the role of London Met
This year marks two decades since the 1992 Further and Higher Education Act allowed modern institutions to apply for university status.
Architecture author wins prestigious prize
An academic from The Cass has won a top prize at the Urban Design Awards 2012.