The Cass news archive: September 2016
All news from The Cass during September 2016
The Cass at Photomonth
October and November
Cass staff, students and alumni participate in east London's international festival of photography.
Hayes Canal Festival 2016
25 September 2016
Cass Projects and Architecture Studio 3 present Cass work at the Hayes Canal Festival
Cass student artwork on display on Holloway campus
Paulina Glimas among exhibiting artists
Artwork by Cass students will be displayed in the University's Holloway buildings, enlivening the area and providing inspiration to undergraduates.
Cass academics feature In Residence
8 September – 27 November
Cass academics' work features in exhibition for Oslo Architecture Triennale.
Cass Film lecturer's project makes official competition in Malmo Arab Film Festival
Tate Britain acquires Letter to Michael Gove
Cass professor's work makes national collection
Tate Britain acquires celebrated protest painting by artist(s) and Cass professor(s) Bob and Roberta Smith.
The squid revolution has begun
16–23 July 2016
Cass tutors, students and alumni take part in the first instalment of Revoluzione Delle Seppie, a workshop in Calabria, Italy, in collaboration with a local refugee centre.
Cass named amongst London’s most influential
A number of people from across The Cass have been named in the Evening Standard's Progress 1000, a list of London’s most influential people of 2016.
17-24 September 2016
An exhibition of work by Cass design graduates and alumni for London Design Festival 2016.
Jemima + Johnny screening for Black History Month
11th October, 5pm
The Students' Union has organised a free film screening with a Q&A for Black History Month.
Cass MA alumni collaborate on
3 to 28 October
Cass MA alumni Moé Sekiya and Jordanna Greaves collaborate on an exhibition for Photomonth 2016.
Musarc announces autumn schedule
Events between now and Christmas
Musarc, the architectural choir/research project based at The Cass, announces its autumn schedule.
21 October - 12 November
The Territorial exhibition is curated by Paola Leonardi for London Photomonth.
PhD Collaboration with Hasselt University
Cass lecturers visit Hasselt University
Cass lecturers prepare future exchanges between The Cass and Hasselt University in Belgium.
Open Field: Matthew Johnstone
29 September – 29 October 2016
First residency announced in new fine art residency programme at The Cass.
Cover Club: David Rudnick
"Acclaimed designer David Rudnick"
Focusing on record sleeve artwork, this is the latest in the Cover Club design series from Cass Visual Communications lecturer Emily Evans.
David Lodge and Philippine Hamen in conversation
8th October, 6pm
Cass furniture alumna takes part in unique event for Birmingham Literature Festival
Star in the making: Tim Summers
Launching in London Design Festival
Cass Furniture alumnus Tim Summers wins prestigious Heal's Discovers prize.
Mark Collington's ‘Animation in Context’
"...a celebration of making culture in The Cass"
The new illustrated book on animation by a Senior Lecturer Mark Collington at The Cass also features a cover image by Cass alumna, April Slocombe.
Cass alumnus exhibits in London Design Festival
Cass alumnus Yinka Ilori exhibits a new immersive installation for the London Design Festival.
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.