The Cass news archive: May 2016
All news from The Cass during May 2016
‘Made in London’ Conference
Saturday 28 May 2016
Makers, designers and innovators in musical instrument making in London, from the 18th to the 21st centuries.
Cass graduate wins New Talent Competition 2016
Alexander Mueller has won free exhibition space at the 2016 DMY International Design Festival Berlin.
MA design students exhibit new work
Two MA students currently have their work displayed in an amber jewellery exhibition in London.
Speed Up or Slow Down?
Artwork by Cass Music Technology Lecturer Alex Wendt screened at recent conference
Triple success for London Met tutors at RIBA Awards 2016
Three prestigious Royal Institute of British Architects Regional Awards have been awarded to London Met tutors in 2016.
Open Call 2016
Cass Alumni group announce open call
Uncertain States, the lens-based collective founded at The Cass, announce dates for annual Open Call.
New music and dance performance collaboration by Elaine Thomazi-Freitas, Head of Cass Music.
It is probably better to start from zero #2.2 Juan Crespo
5-29 May 2016
It is Probably Best to Start from Zero is a long-term curatorial and artistic project taking place in the Window Space at The Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design.
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.