The Cass news archive: April 2015
CPD - The Timber Research and Development Association (TRADA)
16 April 2015
Timber use in construction and innovative fabrication techniques: Thursday 16 April at 1pm
A house for a victim
A restorative justice house building program: where rural Rwandans make reconciliation through a building a compressed earth block house for their victims of the genocide.
Learning from the Indigenous, Palenque Panama
Understanding traditional Kuna building and tribal cultures of Central and South America in Panama
Studio 3 in Hayes - Join us for Tea and Cake!
28 April 2015, 2- 4pm
Join Architecture students of Studio 3 for tea and cake at the Botwell Green Library
Cass at Cannes
Review: 13-24 May 2015
Two recent Cass graduation films selected for world famous Cannes Film Festival
CPD - Creating with Concrete
Covering the basics of concrete construction
'Creating with Concrete' - CPD covering the basics of concrete construction, design of finishes, formwork selection, precast & insitu, and sustainability.
Brazil - London
Afternoon of discussion with Laura Smith
Afternoon of discussion with Laura Smith, Lina Bo Bardi Fellow 2014 and Unit 3
Tom dePaor Lecture
Friday 17 April at 7pm
The Cass presents a lecture by Tom dePaor - Picture Window
Discussing classic album covers
Cass lecturer leads night dedicated to classic album covers at Ace Hotel
A Statue is Present
PV: 9 April, 6-8pm
Stories of Melancholy and Raving Madness. Exhibition curated by students of MA Curating the Contemporary with the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Cass Fine Art: Lecture by Michael Lawton
Monday 13 April at 1pm
'Painting as Quadruple Object' - a lunchbox lecture by the artist Michael Lawton
Cass Fine Art: Lecture by Steve Baker
Thursday 23 April, 5.30pm
'The Contemporary Animal' - a lecture by the writer and artist Steve Baker
Cass Flash//Fwd: Lecture by Bryan Holmes
Monday 20 April at 1pm
Bryan Holmes is a Chilean music composer, researcher and producer.
Cass Fine Art: Lecture by Neil Griffiths
Thursday 16 April at 5.30pm
A lecture by the activist and fund-raiser Neil Griffiths of Arts Emergency
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