Open Field - Lectures and Talks
Open Field 2017-18
Artists residency at The Cass School of Art
The activity of Open Field provides insight into how artists practice.
Open Field 2017-18: Will Peck and Smári Róbertsson
29 September to 11 November 2017
Artists-in-residence at The Cass.
Open Field 2017-18: Jamie Jenkinson
11 November to 16 December 2017
Artist-in-residence at The Cass.
Hothouse Talks - Lectures and Talks
Friday 20 October, 1.15–2pm
Selected Scenes From The Beginning Of The World, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Patrick Savile.
Friday 3 November, 1.15–2pm
The Cass Hothouse is excited to host its second talk by Amélie Barnathan.
The Cass Hothouse talks 2017-18
Organised by Cass Visual Communication
The in-house research, illustration and design collective from the Visual Communication department at The Cass. The collective hosts talks, events and works on commissions.
Friday 17 November, 1.15–2pm
Drawing pictures for money, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Joe Prytherch AKA Mason London.
Friday 8 December, 1.15–2pm
The visual language of Fashion advertising through the lens of culture and storytelling, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Serena Wise.
Friday 26 January 2018, 1.15–2pm
A Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Kellenberger–White.
Friday 9 February 2018, 1.15–2pm
Rees-o / Riz-o / Ry-so, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Rachel Littlewood.
The Paper Library - Mark Stansfield
Friday 23 February 2018, 1.15–2pm
The Paper Library, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Mark Stansfield.
Designing for National Theatre
Friday 13 April 2018, 1.15–2pm
Designing for National Theatre, a Cass Hothouse Visual Communication talk by Ollie Winser.
Cass Research Seminar - Lectures and Talks
Dr Agustina Martire
Wednesday 1 November, 2pm
The Death and Life of Public Streets, a lecture by Dr Agustina Martire.
Thursday 2 and Friday 3 November, 10am-6pm
What makes a good mixed use street? How can good streets be represented beyond the usual tools?
Cass Research Seminar
Organised by Dr Jane Clossick
Cass Research Seminars are a series of public conversations which enable researchers to test and present their ideas in conversation with peers and a broader audience.
Cass Research Seminar One
Monday 20 November 2017 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Matthew Barac and Paulo Moreira will speak on the topic of informal architecture in African cities.
Cass Research Seminar Two
Monday 27 November 2017 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
A PechaKucha night on the topic of Making/Drawing as Research Method.
Cass Research Seminar Three
Monday 4 December 2017 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
PechaKucha night: Picking a Research Topic.
Cass Research Seminar Four
Monday 22 January 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Networks of Making and Habitation, two presentations from Lewis Jones and Mikey Baldwin.
Cass Research Seminar – An Architecture of Relationships
Monday 29 January 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
An Architecture of Relationships, a presentation by Unit 10 leader and Head of School of Architecture Signy Svalastoga.
Cass Research Seminar – Regeneration and London's Lost Industry
Monday 5 February 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Urban planning and architectural historian Juliet Davis will be discussing issues of regeneration relating to industrial areas of London with Cass Cities’ Jane Clossick.
Invisible Business: Frances Holliss and Mark Brearley
Monday 12 February 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Businesses can reside in all types of buildings, both Frances Holliss and Mark Brearley research the accommodation needed by businesses of different types.
Torange Khonsari and Marie Brenneis
Monday 26 February 2018 at 6.30pm, in room GSG-15A
PhD students Torange Khonsari (Architecture) and Marie Brenneis (Art), speaking about An Alternative to Globalised Austere Architecture.
Pedagogy Panel: Teaching, Research, Architecture
Monday 5 March 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
J Benedict Brown, S Denicke-Polcher, M Barac and D Warren will each give a short presentation on their ideas about education, pedagogy and research, with a focus on architecture.
The Architecture of Autonomy
Monday 12 March 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
The Architecture of Autonomy: Threats and Opportunities in Industrial Places.
Asif Din and Annisa Jabbour
Monday 19 March 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Cass PhD students’ progress submission presentations by Asif Din (Architecture) Annisa Jabbour (Architecture).
Bobby Supatira, Jane McAllister and Mary-Jane Opie
Monday 16 April 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
Cass PhD students’ progress submission presentations Bobby Supatira (Architecture), Jane McAllister (Architecture) and Mary-Jane Opie (Art)
Lynch and Luxemburg
Monday 9 April 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
In this twelfth Cass Research Seminar Rut Blees Luxemburg and Patrick Lynch will consider the problems of dwelling, aesthetic value and city participation.
City Making from the Bottom Up
Monday 23 April 2018 at 6.30pm, in GSG-15A
'Drawing as an investigative' tool by Maurice Mitchell.
Form-Givers - Lectures and Talks
Thursday 18 January 2018, 6.30pm, The Wash Houses
ESTAR, is an architecture, landscape and design studio based in Santiago de Compostela.
Thursday 8 February 2018, 6.30pm, The Wash Houses
Harquitectes is an architecture studio established in 2000 and based in Sabadell, Barcelona.
Friday 2 March 2018, 6.30pm, The Wash Houses
Apparata is a studio for architecture, design and research founded by Astrid Smitham and Nicholas Lobo Brennan.
David Leech: RE-ARRANGED
Friday 4 May 2018, 6.30pm, The Wash Houses
David Leech Architects is a new London-based architectural practice established in 2016 by David Leech.
Who Cares? - Lectures and Talks
Assemble + RARA
Monday 5 February, 6.30pm
A talk by Assemble + RARA, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Tak Tak Tak + Khora
Monday 12 February, 6.30pm
A talk by Tak Tak Tak and Khora, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Tumpa Husna Yasmin Fellows and Studio Nuumi
Monday 26 February, 6.30pm
A talk by Tumpa Husna Yasmin Fellows and Studio Nuumi, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Orizzontale and Le Seppie
Thursday 1 March, 6.30pm
A talk by Orizzontale and Le Seppie, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Remi.C.T and Vicky Cave
Monday 5 March, 6.30pm
A talk by Remi.C.T and Vicky Cave, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Who Cares? talks
Student-led architecture lecture series 2017-18
The Who Cares? talks are returning this year, tackling questions on the topic of humanitarian design both abroad and closer to home.
Design Affects and Azuko
Thursday 8 March, 6.30pm
A talk by Design Affects and Azuko, as part of the Who Cares? talks.
Publishing and the Industry - Lectures and Talks
Cass Histories Lecture 2018 - Lectures and Talks
The Cass Histories Lecture 2018 – Maeve Brennan, On History and Repair
Tuesday 20 March, 6.30pm, GSB-01
The Cass Histories Lecture 2018 invitee is Maeve Brennan, whose lecture is entitled On History and Repair.
Designing Cultural Commons – lectures and talks
Civic Ecology Commons
Lecture 1: Thursday 22 March 2018, 6.30pm
A talk by Mothiur Rahman, Andreas Lang, and Torange Khonsari, as part of Design for Cultural Commons lecture series.
City and Commons
Lecture 2: Thursday 26 April 2018, 6.30pm
A talk by Dr Adam Kassa (RCA), John Bingham-Hall (Theatrum Mundi) and Nicolas Fonty (Justmap), as part of Design for Cultural Commons lecture series.
Localism and Commons
Lecture 3: Thursday 10 May 2018, 6.30pm
A talk by Dr Diana Stirbu (London Metropolitan University), Sion Whellens (Solid Fund) and Tom Dobson (public works), as part of Design for Cultural Commons lecture series.
The Alcove Gallery – exhibitions and events
Atrium Gallery – exhibitions and events
Talks and Events - Cass 3D Design
Cass Culture - Lectures and Talks
Thursday 19 October 2017, 6.30–9pm
Book launch and talk by Colin Davies, the author of A New History of Modern Architecture.
Tango! Free Dance Class
Friday 1 December, 2.30pm to 4.30pm
TANGO! A free dance class with Roy Bachelor, organised by Harriet McKay.
Book Launch - Loose Fit City
Thursday 15 February 2018, 6.30pm
Event invitation to the book launch of Loose Fit City by Maurice Mitchell and Bo Tang.
Project Red 2018
Friday 23 February 2017 at 5pm
PROJECT RED is an annual live catwalk show from the Fashion BA course at The Cass.
Private View: Thursday 1 March 2018, 18.30-21.00
RECORDINGS, an exhibition by Alpa Depani supported by Winston Churchill Memorial Trust (WCMT) and the British Council.