The Cass news archive: September 2014
All news from The Cass during September 2014.
Peter Carl Honoured by RIBA
Professor Peter Carl awarded RIBA Honorary 2015
Peter Carl who teaches at The Cass is one of 13 people selected by The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) to receive a 2015 RIBA Honorary Fellowship.
Wooden Worlds and Pathetique
Compositions by Dr. Javier A. Garavaglia
Dr. Javier A. Garavaglia, Associate Professor at the CASS will have some of his works performed in Germany in September and November.
Kat takes Catwalk
Cass Jewellery and Silversmithing graduate
Work by Jekaterina (Kat) Atarinova who has just graduated from BA (Hons) Jewellery and Silversmithing was shown recently in London Fashion Week.
Markus Soukup - Media artist
Please join the presentation at Commercial Road
Media Artist Markus Soukup will discuss his approach to audio visual work.
Book Launch: Unevenness
Join us for the launch of the publication
Unevenness is a reflection on Unit 3 and the Brazil Programme’s work in São Paulo during 2013- 14 in relation to the unit’s interests in looking and ideas.
Interior Design student wins Design Prize in China
Interior Design student won the Lotus Prize Award
Selena Grasso second year, soon to third year Interior Design student, won the Lotus Prize Design Innovation award 2014.
Leader for MA Jewellery will be a key speaker
Mah Rana, pathway leader for MA Jewellery will be one of the key-note speakers at the ‘New Adventures in Jewellery’ seminar in Gothenburg.
Project Space for London design Festival
Second Sitters supported by The Cass presents an upholstery installation workshop at Tent London offering a sensory discovery of the skills, techniques and materials of the upholsterer.
Re-Imagining the Austin Estate
An exhibition of work completed by Cass studio 3
Studio 3 is the Live Projects Architecture Undergraduate Studio at the CASS.
Blazing a trail
The Cass participating in London Design Festival
The London Design Festival is an annual event, held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world, and as the gateway to the international creative community.
WCCA Drawing Prize 2014
Success for two architecture students
Two students from The Cass School of Architecture have been successful in this years WCCA Drawing Prize.
WCCA Travel Award
Cass architecture student is runner up
William Burgess , a BA (Hons) Architecture student at The Cass has won a runners up prize in the The WCCA Travel Award 2014.
The Cass 'Start of the Year' Party
The first party of the year is being held at 93 Feet East on Brick Lane and is open to all students at The Cass.
Gaynor Ithell Celebration
A celebration of Gaynor Ithell's life
An event will be held on Saturday 13 September at the Cass to celebrate Gaynor Ithell's life, surrounded by an exhibition of her art.
Cass Jeweller Sparkles
Cass student selected for Bright Young Gems 2014
Kiki Tang, a third year student on BA (Hons) Jewellery and Silversmithing has been chosen as one of International Jewellery London (IJL) 's Bright Young Gems 2014.
Second Windowspace exhibition curated by Cass
The Cass is delighted to announce details of Part 2 of Window Space series. During the month of September the space will present an installation by London-based artist Ana Genovés.
The Cass MA Show
Dates announced for annual postgraduate exhibition
The Cass MA Show 2014 will take place from 17 to 20 September, opening with a Private View on 16 September from 6pm - 10pm.
Cass students will showcase their final work
MA Fine Art and MA Photography students at The Cass will showcase their final work at the Cass MA Degree show in September 2014 as part of the Faculty wide MA Show.
Young Poet Laureate Launches Guardian Campaign
Warsan Shire Launches Campaign
Creative Writing Graduate & London’s first Young Poet Laureate Warsan Shire has penned a special poem for The Guardian’s campaign to end FGM
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.