The Cass news archive: June 2016
All news from The Cass during June 2016
Cass alumna presents Backdoored exhibition
5- 20 August 2016
Exhibition by artist and Cass alumna Nye Thompson exploring our vulnerability in cyberspace.
Modern and Traditional Upholstery Awards 2016
London Met celebrates upholstery awards
Upholstery students honoured at June awards presentation at London Met's Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design.
World Illustration Awards 2016
Cass Illustration alumna shortlisted for prestigious international award.
Sounding the Great Hall
Cass Music Technology lecturer Alexander Wendt performs as part of a two-day festival at Goldsmiths.
Cass students building Calais Kids Space
A fundraising campaign to build a useful, safe and valued building for the unaccompanied children living in the Calais migrant camp.
The Cass hosts agrictecture collaborative design workshop
24-25 June 2016
The Cass hosts an Association of Vertical Farming workshop focusing on the integration of agriculture into urban neighbourhoods to create sustainable food systems.
Keepers of Culture
Cass alumni-led collective Uncertain States present a day considering photographic collections at Derby Quad – and you can travel there in style.
Join the Hothouse
Free workshops with leading creative practitioners and experts during the Cass Summer Show Part 1.
It is probably better to start from zero #3.2 Inês Marques
2 June - 3 July 2016
'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 School of Art, Architecture and Design.
Cass Vis Comms lecturer and Grafik Magazine editor releases new book
A step by step guide for anyone who loves magazines or dreams of starting their own.
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.