The Cass news archive: February 2015
All news from the Cass during February 2015
London Met's MA Curating the Contemporary alumnus wins a prestigious international curator award
Percussive Hunter, curated by Niekolaas Johannes
Percussive Hunter, an exhibition curated by Niekolaas Johannes, a MA Curating the Contemporary alumnus (2013), and winner of the prestigious international curator award.
Cass Fine Art: Lunchbox lecture by Günther Herbst
Monday 02 February at 1 pm
'Everyday Value' - a lunchbox lecture by Günther Herbst
Boutique studio: starting a design firm
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Catherine White
After working in prestigious design firms in London and New York, Catherine White started her own company.
Cass Fine Art: Lunchbox lecture by Katie McGown
Monday 16 February at 1 pm
'The Instability of Cloth, a lunchbox lecture by the artist Katie McGown
Team Heliomet returns with a new project entered into Solar Decathlon Latin America and Caribbean 2015.
Cass Fine Art: Lecture by Marlie Mul
Thursday, 19 February at 5:30pm
"Second Hand Smoke", a lecture by the artist Marlie Mul.
Cass Fine Art: Lunchbox lecture by Emily Beber
19 January 2015, 1pm
Shrinking Studies - A Cultural History - a lecture by Emily Beber
Space for architecture
The social purpose of this career
"Space for Architecture - the social purpose and poetic possibilities of this most complicated career".
Speakers Corner: Boutique Studio "Starting a Design Firm"
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Cat
A lecture by Catherine White
Speakers Corner: Bompas and Parr
Speakers Corner: A lecture by Sam Bompas and Charl
A lecture by Sam Bompas and Charlott Ann Ommedal.
MA Curating the Contemporary student exhibition
MA Curating the Contemporary students collaborate on exhibition with work from the Zabludowicz Collection.
Cass Fine Art: Lecture by Pil and Galia Kollectiv
Thursday, 5 February, 5.30pm
'Concrete Ideology' - a lecture by Pil and Galia Kollectiv
Fashion show responds to Out Of The Ordinary
Project Red is a live catwalk show taking place in (and responding to) the Out of The Ordinary exhibition in the Bank Gallery.
Cass Bespoke and Make Studio students display work
Jewellery and Silversmithing students from The Cass are exhibiting musically inspired work at the Contemporary Applied Arts gallery until 15 February.
Mah Rana exhibiting with the Crafts Council
MA Jewellery leader exhibits with Crafts Council
Acts of Making is festival that celebrates craft: Bilston, West Midlands, 14 - 28 Feb 2015 and Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, 7 - 21 March 2015.
British Council support Jewellery & Silversmithing
Project supported by The British Council in collaboration with Jewellery and Silversmithing department at The CASS School of Design and the Design Studio Azza Fahmy.
Celebration Week 2015
9-13 February 2015
Students, staff and studios across The Cass celebrate and share their work in progress with panels of critics and invited guests.
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.