The Cass news archive: January 2017

All news from The Cass during January 2016

  • Gensler success for Chris

    Interior Design graduate appointed Associate for world leading design firm in just two years.

  • Assemble shortlisted for prestigious EU architecture prize

    Assemble, a collective which includes staff and alumni from The Cass, have been shortlisted for the Mies van der Rohe Award.

  • Subtitling the Everyday

    3 – 25 February 2017

    Collaborative exhibition by Charlotte Thrane, Ninna Bohn Pedersen and Torgny Wilcke investigates the intimacy and honesty of everyday objects at The Cass Bank Gallery.

  • Adi Toch wins Wallpaper* Design Award 2017

    Adi Toch, Cass Alumna and lecturer on Textile Design BA, has been awarded a 2017 Wallpaper* Design Award.

  • Flash Factory

    Students and academics from The Cass led a series of workshops as part of London Metropolitan University's flockOmania Flash Factory event.

  • Assisted Suicide: The Musical

    London Met alumni Liz Carr's Assisted Suicide: The Musical returns to the Southbank Centre for one night only on Wednesday 18 January.

Recent news from The Cass

Cass Foundation course shows to open on 22 May

Senior lecturer Chi Roberts shares some exciting news about this year's Cass Foundation course shows.

London Met graduate designs artwork for Big Issue Royal Wedding edition

Cass graduate David Tovey discusses his remarkable life and his latest projects in the week his artwork is featured on the royal wedding edition of The Big Issue magazine.

Project Red catwalk show at The Cass

Fashion designers of the future showcase their designs in third annual fashion show.

Cass students selected as Venice 2018 Fellows

Two students have been awarded fellowships and will be spending a month in Venice conducting research.

London Met lecturer chosen for prestigious director’s residency

Lecturer Rishi Trikha is currently taking part in the Circus 50:50 programme and is undertaking a director’s residency at the Roundhouse and at the New Vic Theatre.

Cass Summer Shows 2018 – dates announced

Students from London Met’s Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design showcase their talent with a season of summer events.

Irish Writers in London Summer School

7 June - 13 July 2018

Dates announced for 23rd annual summer programme where students work with leading authors.

The Brady Clubs: An East End Community

2-18 May 2018

New exhibition explores pioneering East End youth clubs through photography and memorabilia.

Young entrepreneurs celebrated at Big Idea Challenge awards

Budding entrepreneurs from across London have been taking part in the annual Big Idea Challenge, one of London’s biggest entrepreneurial competitions for young people.

Ikebana, performance and art

Special Guest Lecturer Takaya Fujii gives students insight into contemporary work inspired by ancient Japanese tradition.

Cass tutor awarded Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship

Rosie Hervey, architecture alumna and tutor is awarded prestigious fellowship for project to investigate different models of ‘living together’.

First Year Interiors students visit the Old Oak Collective

First year Interiors students are investigating new typologies within architecture and were afforded the opportunity to visit the Old Oak Collective, a large co-living space.

A celebration of London's entrepreneurs at the Big Idea Challenge awards 2018

With over 10,000 votes cast world-wide, London Met’s Big Idea Challenge really was its biggest yet. Find out who the 2018 winners are.

PERFORMANCE: New Beginnings

10-12 May 2018

Graduation showcase by Theatre and Performance students at Chelsea Theatre

Antepavilion 2018 success

Architecture alumnus wins annual Architecture Foundation competition with design for inflatable performance venue.