Don't Bank On It

Making Policy Public

Don't Bank On It

Lunchroom Digest

City Studies

Lunchroom Digest

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

Test Ride

City Studies

Test Ride

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Engage to Change

Pay Dirt

City Studies

Pay Dirt

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We’re thrilled to announce our latest round of Making Policy Public collaborations, selected by our stellar jury! Over the next year we’ll be working with these fierce advocates and designers to create visual explanations of complicated policy issues.

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CUP is excited to announce the 2020 cohort of Public Access Design Fellows. 

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For our latest round of Meet the Designer, CUP’s ongoing series spotlighting our design collaborators, we sat down with design studio L+L!

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Last month, CUP’s ED Christine Gaspar and Board Member Inbar Kishoni spoke at Agency: An Architect’s Tools for Civic Engagement, hosted by the AIANY Civic Leadership Program.

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It’s time for our latest installment of What’s Up Beyond CUP?, where we spotlight CUP’s collaborators’ work — upcoming shows, publications, and new projects — beyond CUP. Check out what some of our collaborators have been up to this year!

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Our Fall Youth Education projects are in full swing! CUP is collaborating with students across NYC to investigate social justice ranging from who is impacted by fare evasion, to the uses of facial recognition technology. By interviewing key stakeholders, conducting ... more

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For our latest installment of Meet the Teaching Artist, we sat down with April Wen!

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As a CUP intern, you’ll assist with several projects and learn about CUP’s methods for using design to meet community needs.

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Join CUP in fighting fear – and fighting for justice – today and throughout 2020.

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We’re so excited to announce our latest Public Access Design jury, who will help us select our first Public Access Design collaborations for 2020! 

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We’re honored to announce our upcoming Public Access Design collaboration! This fall, CUP is collaborating with the Immigrant Defense Project and designer Melisa Tekin on a guide that explains the rights of non-US citizens who come ... more

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Landlords resorting to harassment and other tactics to push out long-term or low-income tenants is nothing new in New York City. But now, it’s illegal. We just launched a PSA to help tenants understand their rights under this new program.

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

The Water Underground

Urban Investigations

The Water Underground

Up Closed and Personal

Urban Investigations

Up Closed and Personal

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Making Change

City Studies

Making Change

Rent Regulation Rights

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Urban Investigations

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares