The Cass news archive: January 2014
All news from The Cass during January 2014.
PLAY, a MA Curating Exhibition at Me-Collectors Room/Thomas Olbricht Collection in Berlin
The show is curated by Antonia Stausberg
The show is curated by Antonia Stausberg (Graduating Year 2 Student) and Philippa O'Driscoll (alumnus, Class of 2012)
Demergon Curatorial Award
Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk announced winner
Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk announced winner of the Demergon Curatorial Award 2012
An exhibition curated by Pegy Zali and others
An exhibition curated by Pegy Zali, Katayoun Youssefi and Anne Baan Hofman
Lecture, Speakers Corner: 31st January 2014
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Through the Looking Glass
The exhibition “Through the Looking Glass”
The exhibition “Through the Looking Glass” is the product of the collaboration with three young curators of the MA course Curating the Contemporary.
dRMM Sadie Morgan
Public Lecture, Speakers Corner: 10th January 2014
dRMM are committed to radical approaches that transform, inspire and create outstanding architecture.
ESL_Your Face Looks Great
The Cass Gallery presents YOUR FACE LOOKS GREAT
The Cass Gallery is pleased to present the exhibition YOUR FACE LOOKS GREAT, grouping together new and existing works of artists Ed Fornieles, Jack Lavender, and Chris Succo.
A space for St Andrews
Deadline 8th April
The Student Housing Company is offering prizes for the best idea for student accommodation.
'In Conversation' is a group exhibition
'In Conversation' is a group exhibition using a selection of artworks from the Government Art Collection addressing concepts of visual, written and oral language.
Reading Complex Act IV - Sans Titre
Group exhibition including works by Ruth Beale, Elena Damiani, Christophe Gérard, and selected works from the Government Art Collection.
Reading Complex Act I & II - Coordinates/Relocations
Event with talks, exercises and discussions
Event with talks, exercises and discussions by Amber Ablett and Eloise Jones of and Fatos Ustek; moderated by Nico de Oliveira.
Launching the Starcloud
We Make Film student production company
The students of the We Make Film student production company at The Cass have been given the opportunity to work on a promotional video for Hitachi Solutions.
'Reading Complex' is a curatorial research project
'Reading Complex' is a curatorial research project initiated by curators Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk and Catherine Y.
In memory of Valerie Graves
We have heard of the tragic news of Valerie Graves
Our sympathy extends to her family and all those who knew her.
Me Collectors Room Berlin and other recent successes
Several new partnerships, projects and initiatives
The MA Curating the Contemporary Course delivered by London Metropolitan University in Partnership with Whitechapel Gallery has recently announced several new partnerships.
Up In Arms
Students' exhibit at Contemporary Applied Arts
Up in arms is an exhibition resulting from the collaboration between Contemporary Applied Arts (CAA) and Assorted Jewels studio.
The Mint Hotel Exhibitions
Tower of London commissioned first year students
The Mint Hotel, Tower of London has commissioned first year students from the Whitechapel Gallery and London Metropolitan University's joint MA course.
MACC to GAC and Back: Four Curatorial Interventions
MACC to GAC and Back: Four Curatorial Intervention
'MACC to GAC and Back: Four Curatorial Interventions' is a series of displays in April and May 2011 which mark the culmination of a collaborative research project.
Cass MA Curating students explore Textures of Time in new exhibition
MA Curating the Contemporary announces exhibition
The MA Curating the Contemporary, taught jointly by London Metropolitan University and the Whitechapel Gallery, is pleased to announce the exhibition 'Textures of Time'.
East End Blend
'East End Blend', a new exhibition at Rich Mix
'East End Blend', a new exhibition at Rich Mix, which has been curated by students of the MA Curating the Contemporary course at The Cass, focuses on the East End of London.
Curating Mansion House
Students have curated a contemporary sculpture
Students from the MA Curating the Contemporary at The Cass have curated an exciting contemporary sculpture exhibition at Mansion House.
Jeweller celebrating after Gunning for growth
Graduate wins competition to secure studio space
BA Jewellery and Silversmithing graduate Sara Gunn is celebrating after winning a space in the UK’s only business incubator dedicated to jewellery designers.
Emerging Woman Architect of The Year Award
Shortlisted for Architects Journal's award
Three women who have studied at or teach at The Cass are in the running for the Architects Journal (AJ) Emerging Woman Architect of the Year award.
Alumni finalists of UC Berkeley contest
Bara Safarova and Tatum Lau's 'Colonias Unidas 2.0' was selected from over 185 submissions as a finalist in this year's Big Ideas Contest by UC Berkeley.
Book launch: Archive: Imagining The East End
News, exhibition, talk: 23 January 2014
A new photography book from The Cass East End Archive research group is published.
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.