The Cass news archive: April 2016
All news from The Cass during April 2016
London Met graduate's poetry in Beyoncé's new visual album, Lemonade
Poetry by London Met graduate features in Beyoncé’s new album, Lemonade.
Cass Summer Show
10 June - 2 July 2016
Dates have been announced for this year's Cass Summer Show art exhibitions.
London Met students in St George's Day Nature Extravaganza
A hardworking small group of individuals came together on Saturday 23 April to create a beautiful family and environmentally friendly area full of joy and positivity.
Preparing the Site
12 May – 28 May 2016
New exhibition curated by students of MA Curating the Contemporary taught in partnership with Whitechapel Gallery.
A Future Made
Cass alumna Juliette Bigley selected for Crafts Council initiative promoting the best British Craft around the globe.
Rhizomatic exhibition showcases The Cass lecturer's work
18 April - 6 May 2016
An exhibition of photography by The Cass lecturer Dr Nick Haeffner in Central House foyer.
28 April, 5-9pm
The Students' Union-organised art and music event Last Thursday pops up at The Cass.
Oscar-nominated director speaks to London Met film students
On 06 April, Orlando von Einsiedel, director of the Oscar nominated film Virunga, visited London Met to introduce his film and answer questions from film students.
Design for Sustainability
The Cass partners Natural Materials Association for their first London event.
London Bengali Film Festival
The Cass announced as educational partner of the inaugural Bengali Film Festival.
Universal Design Studio
12 April 2016, 6pm
The fifth and final lecture in a series of talks, for the 2015/16 academic year. Make Space focuses on different types of interior spaces and how they can be reinvented.
Casswell Bank Architects win Architecture Foundation competition
Casswell Bank Architects announced as winners in competition to remodel Institute of Psychoanalysis.
It is probably better to start from zero #1.2 Georgia Spickett-Jones
IT IS PROBABLY BETTER TO START FROM ZERO is a long-term curatorial and artistic project taking place in the Window Space, at The Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design.
Developing your Photographic Practice - Insights for Emerging Photographers
Tuesday, 5 April, 7pm
A Talk by Karen Harvey, Creative Development Director at Shutter Hub.
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.