The Cass news archive: December 2014
All news from The Cass during December 2014.
MUSARC Christmas Concert
Extra seats released for seasonal concert
This year's MUSARC Christmas Concert takes place on 20 December at Christchurch Spitalfields.
Exhibition of street furniture work by First Year BA Architecture Students exploring possibilities of making and collaboration
Toynbee Hall: Cass Students to Help Reinvigorate Hub for Community in East End
Cass students were invited to join discussions
Cass students were invited to join discussions and exhibit designs on the theme ‘Victorian Philanthropic Architecture in the East End’.
Parties everywhere at The Cass
Parties galore at The Cass for Christmas Celebrations this year, where the ingestion of art, architecture and design (...and the odd tipple) spread merriment amongst all.
Barbara and Henry - The Musical
Fine art lecturer collaborates on musical
Cass Fine art lecturer Mel Brimfield collaborates on musical about imaginary relationship between Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth
The Cass Fine Art show at Christmas
On Thursday, 18 December, from 5.00 pm until 8.30 pm, on the 2nd floor of Central House at The Cass, art students will put together a giant 'shop' in one week for a pop-up show.
Pop-up Studio Show/ One To Watch & eats/ drinks!
Welcome to the class of 2014! The Design School throws open its doors, inviting students and staff to tour all 2014 studios.
Animation students illuminated Surbiton station
BA and MA Animation students illuminated Surbiton's iconic Art Deco station as part of turning on of the Christmas lights in the London Borough of Kingston-Upon-Thames
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Alasdair Lennox
Every retail journey involves these mindstates. We dream about thethings we want to achieve (rather than just buy).
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Phil Cleaver
Phil Cleaver is an established and multi award-winning heavyweight in the graphic design world.
‘Conversations on Jewellery’
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Mara Irsara
There is no strategy, but continuous stimulation through vast, even random collections of influences; outspoken thoughts and witty thinking make creativity spin and thrill and grow.
Cass graduates win architecture competition
Professional Diploma graduates James Hand and Nik Klahre have won the Glasgow Institute of Architects competition to find a future for the city’s derelict Springburn Winter Gardens.
Annie Spink Award 2014
Professor has won the Annie Spink A
Professor Florian Beigel has won the Annie Spink Award 2014.
Fifth Windowspace exhibition
Fifth Window space exhibition curated by Cristina Ramos and Thomas Stokmans features Claudia Djabbari
A display of Foundation Year students' work
Work from last week's project on the Art and Design Extended Degree (Foundation Year) will be on display in the boulevard on the third floor, Central House.
FINE ART: lunchbox lecture - Emily Pope
a lunchbox lecture by the artist Emily Pope
School of the Damned - Alternative Education in the Arts, a lunchbox lecture by the artist Emily Pope
CASS - Folke Köbberling lecture
hold it!, a lecture by Folke Köbberling
Berlin-based artist Folke Köbberling's practice sits between sculpture, installation and architecture.
Perform and Re-Perform: Embodying Histories
Guest Lecture by Artist Harold Offeh
Harold Offeh will talk on his ongoing project Coverswhich sees him re-creating album covers from the ‘70s and ‘80s.
A lunchbox lecture by the artist and Cass alumnus
A lunchbox lecture by the artist and Cass alumnus Lewis G Burton.
30 Years of the Future
Cass alumna selected for celebratory exhibition
Cass MA Fine Art alumna Nye Thompson is one of the artists nominated for an exhibition celebrating the 30 year history of Castlefield Gallery.
The Cass animators light up London
Animation students are set to transform station
BA and MA Animators are set to transform Surbiton's iconic Art Deco station as part of turning on of the Christmas lights in the London Borough of Kingston-Upon-Thames.
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.