CUP’s Vendor Power project was featured in Make_Shift City: Renegotiating the Urban Commons, an English/German book that examines new urban design strategies.
On February 28th, 2014 we were joined by a group of park advocates to get feedback on our newest Making Policy Poster.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 10PM
We’re looking for a teaching artist to lead an Urban Investigation project for high school students in the summer of 2014.
CUP’s Executive Director, Christine Gaspar, sat down with the online architecture and urbanism publication Urban Omnibus to talk about our What Is Zoning? zoning toolkit and the NYC zoning code.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 7PM
With a new mayor in office are you feeling inspired to participate in city government? Want to get involved in your community but don’t know how?
You may have heard of community boards—New York City’s most local form of government—but might be a ... more
- Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Avenue (at Second Street)
New York, NY
F to 2nd Avenue
Monday, January 20, 2014 5PM
CUP is seeking a full-time Program Assistant to provide general project and organizational support on our Youth Education and Community Education programs.
Friday, January 10, 2014 9PM
CUP seeks a programmer to develop a tablet app that lets educators use CUP’s methods to bring high school students out of the classroom to learn about how the city works. We’re looking for a programmer with experience working with PhoneGap or another similar ... more
Friday, January 10, 2014 4PM
How can students have a say in New York City’s public schools? Who makes the big decisions? How do you get access to them?
Learn more about the Department of Education’s moving parents with Voice Recognition, a new Urban Investigation created by students from ... more
Monday, January 6, 2014 5PM
CUP has three open calls for City Studies teaching artist positions in the spring of 2014.
CUP’s project-based curricula enable students to explore fundamental questions about how the city works through collaborative research and design. CUP teaching ... more
Friday, December 13, 2013 9PM
CUP is seeking a highly motivated fundraising professional with a strong interest in design and social justice to join our growing team as the Development & Communications Director. We are seeking an entrepreneurial individual who is excited to lead a collaborative ... more
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 5:45PM
CUP’s Christine Gaspar spoke on a panel of educators, artists, and designers addressing the role of engaged learning in building better citites. The forum gathered practicioners from diverse institutions to speak from their own experiences concerning the role of ... more
- AIA Center for Architecture
536 La Guardia Place
New York, NY 10012
Friday, December 6, 2013 5PM
We’re seeking a teaching artist to design and implement a 10-hour in class project for high school students at Lyons Community School in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn about the path to graduation.
This project will be part of a 12th grade class and will explore and ... more