The Cass news archive: July 2014
All news from The Cass during July 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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Free courses in photography, sketching, film production and model making- each with a London flavour
Are you in Year 12? Our free Cass summer school will give you a great chance to explore university life and discover what a course in a creative subject at a top art school is like.
Recent news from The Cass
Senior lecturer Chi Roberts shares some exciting news about this year's Cass Foundation course shows.
Cass graduate David Tovey discusses his remarkable life and his latest projects in the week his artwork is featured on the royal wedding edition of The Big Issue magazine.
Fashion designers of the future showcase their designs in third annual fashion show.
Two students have been awarded fellowships and will be spending a month in Venice conducting research.
Lecturer Rishi Trikha is currently taking part in the Circus 50:50 programme and is undertaking a director’s residency at the Roundhouse and at the New Vic Theatre.
Students from London Met’s Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design showcase their talent with a season of summer events.
7 June - 13 July 2018
Dates announced for 23rd annual summer programme where students work with leading authors.
2-18 May 2018
New exhibition explores pioneering East End youth clubs through photography and memorabilia.
Budding entrepreneurs from across London have been taking part in the annual Big Idea Challenge, one of London’s biggest entrepreneurial competitions for young people.
Special Guest Lecturer Takaya Fujii gives students insight into contemporary work inspired by ancient Japanese tradition.
Rosie Hervey, architecture alumna and tutor is awarded prestigious fellowship for project to investigate different models of ‘living together’.
First year Interiors students are investigating new typologies within architecture and were afforded the opportunity to visit the Old Oak Collective, a large co-living space.
With over 10,000 votes cast world-wide, London Met’s Big Idea Challenge really was its biggest yet. Find out who the 2018 winners are.
10-12 May 2018
Graduation showcase by Theatre and Performance students at Chelsea Theatre
Architecture alumnus wins annual Architecture Foundation competition with design for inflatable performance venue.