The Cass news archive: February 2016
All news from The Cass during February 2016
Project Red brings the catwalk to The Cass
Fashion designers of the future are inspired by the past in their second annual fashion show.
Celebration Week 2016
18 - 24 February
Students, staff and studios across The Cass celebrate and share their work in progress with panels of critics and invited guests.
Mudchute making workshop
Second year undergraduate architecture students participated in a 3 day 1:1 making workshop at Mudchute Farm.
3D Studio 3 work with Toynbee Hall
Design competition for new furniture at Toynbee Hall entrance lobby
24 February 2016, 11:30am-13:30pm
Networking workshop for Cass students as part of MAKING A LIVING , delivered by Jennifer MacKay from Jump Training.
19 February 2016, 1:15pm-2pm
Talk by Dazzle Ship; The Hothouse talks showcase industry professionals from across design and illustration.
Private View: 23 February, 6-8pm
Third student exhibition in fast turnaround BA Fine Art REVOLVER series explores notions of self and other.
Saturday, 27 February 2016, 11am
Alixandra Fazzina Talk: Photographing Migration
Worshipful funding for two Cass furniture makers
Cass graduates become beneficiaries of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers new scholarship fund.
Art of noise
Cass Music Technology Alumna Hannah Thompson is Senate House Library’s first artist-in-residence
Make Space: Haptic Architects
16 February 2016, 6pm
Second lecture in a new series of talk. Make Space focuses on different types of interior spaces and how they can be reinvented.
Am I Just Meat In The Room?
17-19 February 2016
Group Show by Cass BA Fine Art students as part of quick turnaround REVOLVER series.
The [Musical] Instrument Makers on BBC R4
Victoria Hurley, a guitar making alumni of the Musical Instruments BSc at the Cass is interviewed about her work on BBC Radio 4.
Cass students’ film chosen for the BFI Future Film Festival
MISPLACED showing at BFI Southbank on 19 February 2016.
Make Space: Brinkworth
9 February 2016, 6pm
A new series of talks: Make Space focuses on different types of interior spaces and how they can be reinvented.
Fashion Designers of the future take inspiration from the past for annual Catwalk show at The Cass.
Bemz Design Award 2016
Vote for Cass student Denise Amanda Lewis, shortlisted in prestigious Textile Design Award and you could win €500!
It is probably better to start from zero #3.1 Ines Marques
Ines Marques exhibits as part of IT IS PROBABLY BETTER TO START FROM ZERO, a long term curatorial and artistic project taking place in the Window Space at The Cass.
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.