The Cass news archive: January 2013
All news from The Cass during January 2013
News, Talk, Public Lecture: 31 January 5:30pm
Public Lecture by Hannah Sofaer - Director with Portland Sculpture & Quarry Trust
'On disappearance and the object'
Talk, Public Lecture: THU 24 JAN 5.30 PM
Public Lecture by artist Francesco Pedraglio
Josephsohn Bildhauer [sculptor]
Talk, Public Lecture: Thursday 24 January at 18:30
A film by Matthias Kälin & Laurin Merz Language: Deutsch (76 minutes, English subtitles)
Somewhere between architecture & jewellery?
Talk, Public Lecture: TUE 29 JAN at 18:00
Public Lecture by Michael Marriott
'Paintings of Animals and Leisure'
Talk, Public Lecture: Thursday 17 January 5.00pm
Public Lecture by the painter Luke Gottelier
Public Lecture: 17th January 2013
Work in Progress By Graham Asker and Spencer Rowell
The Free Gift
This is the first of a series of pop up shows highlighting work in progress by our studios
Winners of the WCCA Student Travel Award 2012 to present their research at the RIBA
Following on from project work based on an initial study trip to Kosovo in 2011.
From 10th January
Collaborative exhibition curated by Illustration and Jewellery & Silversmithing
Content by Conran
Students work with top design company
Students from the Surfing The Crash studio in The Cass School of design were invited to produce designs as part of a project for design company Content By Conran.
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.