The Cass news archive: October 2016
All news from The Cass during October 2016
10 - 14 November 2016
ENSEMB7E presents Hidden Layers, new exhibition by MA by Project Artists at The Strand Gallery, London.
MA students build flat-pack educational space
Learning by play
A group of cross-disciplinary students explore play through design and discovery.
Alumni directs his second feature film, Scales
"How Do You Weigh Trust?"
Film and Broadcast Production BA alumni Nathan Hannawin is directing and crowdfunding for his second feature film, Scales.
On the water in Hayes
Studio 3 go kayaking
Architecture students from Studio 03 continue working in Hayes.
Recent Film Successes
News from London, Italy and LA
Current students visit London Film Festival and Cass Alumni find success abroad.
Unseen Radiohead portraits
Exhibition by photographer and The Cass technician Sebastian Edge includes unseen portraits of Radiohead.
Tak Tak Tak – Built
Fundraising campaign success
Calais Kids Space for unaccompanied children completed by Tak Tak Tak team.
Fuzz photography exhibition
4 - 6 November 2016
A photographic show by Cass alumni that presents work somewhere between completely true and completely false.
Cavespace in Pimlico
Crowdfunding for new project and gallery space
Fine Art BA alumna Karen Turner is crowdfunding for Cavespace.
Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities
10 to 12 October 2016
Senior Lecturer, Gina Pierce, will be presenting a paper at the Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities Conference at the Lowry Centre in Salford this month.
Young talent recognised
Winner to be announced 28 October
Cass student Shenpei Ha is shortlisted in the international Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA).
Festival success for The Cass
17-24 September 2016
Hundreds attend exhibition of work by Cass design graduates and alumni for London Design Festival 2016.
Theatre graduate performs at The Barbican
Discover more about the show
London Met graduate Francesca Hyde opens circus show The Machine at The Barbican with her company Collectif and then....
Theatre graduate co-stars in BBC drama
Graduate of Theatre and Performance Practice, Anthony Oseyemi, is co-starring in BBC One drama Our Girl, playing Kenyan military commander Captain Osman.
Film production collective head to Poland
Find out how to support the project
Final year Cass Film students are crowdfunding their graduation film set in Poland.
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.