The Cass news archive: July 2014
All news from The Cass during July 2014.
Designing the CASS Summer Show 2014
The Faculty did something completely different!
Bringing students & alumni on board to design, curate & build CASS 2014: The CASS 2014 Summer Show Project Team
Approach at the Cass being praised
Recent essay in Architects Journal on the role of the Studio System in Architectural Education praises approach at the Cass.
Art Parties Everywhere
Many expected to attend screenings of an Art Film
Thousands expected to attend GCSE Results Day launch screenings of Art Party Film by Cass Professor(s) BobandRoberta Smith
NWLSA Student Awards 2014
Students win awards from North West London Society
Last Thursday saw the North West London Society of Architects (NWLSA) panel attend presentations by undergraduate and postgraduate students for annual NWLSA Student Awards.
New 'i'klectik' art space opens its doors
Hidden Dragons is Mark J Newton's first solo exhibition in London. He paints fractured and distorted images of endangered species using digital and online sources.
Rising Star 2014
Cass student Nikita Wilson awarded 'Rising Star'
BA (Hons) Interior Architecture graduate Nikita Wilson has been named 'Rising Star of 2014' at the Interior Educators (IE) exhibition at the Truman Brewery.
LCF - Fifty Years On
50 years of The London College of Furniture
The CASS School of Design is continuing its year-long celebration of 50 years since the opening of the London College of Furniture (LCF) with a one day symposium.
Incredible femur stool designed by Cass lecturer
A stool based on human bone structure and designed by MA Product Design Senior Lecturer Assa Ashuach is the latest addition to the Frederick Parker Collection.
Stephen Williams Scholarship
Chloe Anderson, beneficiary of RIBA AHR
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and AHR (formerly Aedas UK) have announced future Chloe Anderson - who will commence study at The Cass this September.
Alumnus film will premiere at Indian Film Festival
Shongram, the debut feature from Munsur Ali, an alumnus of BA (Hons) film and Broadcast Production course at The Cass will have its UK premiere at the London Indian Film Festival 2014.
Graduate Lil Chase Publishes New Book
London Metropolitan University Creative Writing graduate Lil Chase has published the first novel in her three book series
Marketing Assistant opportunity at The Cass
An exciting opportunity has arisen in The Cass for a creative individual to provide marketing and administrative support for the Faculty.
Recognition for Research
Staff shortlisted for RIBA President’s Awards
Academic staff from The Cass School of Architecture and The Cass Projects Office feature in the shortlists for two categories of the President’s Awards for Research 2014.
A Matter of Blood
Cass Alumnus work featured at an art gallery
Cass Fine Art alumnus Gabriel Andreu's film A Matter of Blood (2012) is going to be shown at Vyner Street’s Degree Art gallery.
Cass professor(s) and alumnus win awards
The winners of the third International Print Biennale Print Awards include Bob and Roberta Smith who teaches at the Cass, and Trevor Banthorpe who studied Fine Art at The Faculty.
Between Heaven and Earth
Cass Reader, Simone Ten Hompel exhibits in Seoul
Cass Reader in Silversmithing and Jewellery, Simone Ten Hompel is exhibiting at Gallery On in Seoul, South Korea.
News from the School
London Met alumnus shortlisted for RIBA President’s research award
Dr Paulo Moreira has been shortlisted for his study on urban development in Angola and how architects can work in complex urban environments
Project led by London Met alumna wins RIBA Stirling Award
Annalie Riches, who studied on the RIBA Part 2 and Part 3 at The Cass, and practice partner David Mikhail claim RIBA's building of the year award for the Goldsmith Street project.
Professor Peter St John and Moe Reddish named among London's most influential people
Cass lecturer and rising star alumnus join London Met Vice-Chancellor Professor Lynn Dobbs on the Progress 1000 list.
Architects, designers, artisans and artists - Belmonte Calabro needs you!
Applications open for a unique international summer workshop in Italy, co-organised by lecturers from The Cass.
Thursday 13 December at 6.30pm
Special Cass Research Seminar with Peter St John, Marcus Taylor, Venice Fellows and the British Council reflects on Island, the British Pavilion at this year's La Biennale De Venezia.
Principal lecturer from The Cass, Architecture, amongst the best higher education teachers in the UK
Sandra Denicke-Polcher, Acting Head of the School of Architecture, has been made a National Teaching Fellow in honour of her outstanding impact on student outcomes and higher education.
Cass Architecture Lecturer is selected for groundbreaking scheme pacing new generation of planners in local government