The Cass news archive: August 2014
All news from The Cass during August 2014.
A brain of two halves
Cass alumna is selected for National Art Open
Work by Cass Fine Art alumna Lady M has been selected for the prestigious National Open Art (NOA) Competition 2014 Exhibition.
Furniture students escape to the forest
'Bodging' may not sound like the approach taken by tomorrows Furniture Designers, but a group of Furniture students led by William Warren recently spent several days in the forest.
Fleshing The Press
Chicken Skin 'Gimp Suit' by Cass Fine Art Alumni
Lewis G Burton, a performance artist and recent Cass Fine Art graduate has stunned crowds and the media with the #FLESH performance art he developed with Victor Ivanov.
Innovation from CASS/ Craft Central
Craft Central, Clerkenwell curate TOTAL FABRICATION, 2014: an interactive exhibition of contemporary design for interiors. with a material twist and select alumna.
Suspended in Green - Curated by CASS Alumna
Worldwide jewellers explore the colour green
Suspended In Green is an international touring exhibition curated by The CASS Alumna Laura Bradshaw-Heap and selected by the jury, David Clarke and Mah Rana.
New installation at Canal Museum by Cass Alumna
A new interactive installation has been created specifically for the ice well under the London Canal Museum by artist and Cass MA Fine Art alumna Nye Thompson.
Young Masters Art Prize
Cass Fine Art Alumna shortlisted for prize
Cass Fine Art graduate Bex Massey has been shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize, which celebrates artists who “pay homage to the skills and tradition of the past”.
FSHN UNCUT launches the real E1 view on Fashion
This summer, graphics and fashion students worked together to design, built and post the first CASS Fashion blog/ as they say, 'RUN BY US'.
An exhibition of work by students in Art & Design
Students from Foundation Year Art , Media, Design will be exhibiting work at our Commercial Road Gallery.
New street-facing gallery curated by Cass curators
The Cass is delighted to announce the launch of Window Space, a temporary gallery presenting a programme of site-specific installations by different artists.
A work to mark centenary of World War One
Lights Out is an invitation to everyone in the UK to turn off their lights from 10pm to 11pm on the 4th August, leaving just one candle or light on for a shared moment of reflection.
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.