Soda Census

City Studies

Soda Census

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

We Care!

Making Policy Public

We Care!

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

What the Cell?

Urban Investigations

What the Cell?

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

open call

Monday, October 20, 2014 10AM

We’re looking for a teaching artist to lead an Urban Investigation project for high school students in the Spring of 2015.

Party

Thursday, October 16, 2014 6PM

Tickets are now on sale for CUP’s Annual Benefit! Join us for an evening of conversation, cocktails, and CUP projects! Discounted tickets are available through September 8th. Get your tickets now at welcometocup.org/benefit Thursday, October ... more
  • The Green Building
    452 Union Street, Brooklyn
    F/G to Carroll Street; R to Union Street

news, award

Thursday, September 18, 2014 1:54PM

CUP is excited to announce that our illustrated guidebook, What Is Zoning?, received a 50 Books award by the Design Observer. The book was a collaboration of CUP and designers Jeff Lai and Andrew Sloat. Check out this year’s winners here!  Read more ... more

news, award

We’re excited and honored to announce that CUP received a Sappi Ideas that Matter grant! This support will help us create a Rent Regulation Rights Spanish-language poster and an accompanying citywide subway campaign. Look for the poster on ... more

launch event

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 7PM

With a record 54,667 homeless people in New York City today, there is a serious need for shelters in the city. The Department of Homeless Services has to open up shelters on a regular basis to keep up with the demand for a safe place to sleep. But who decides where homeless ... more

open call

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 6PM

CUP is seeking a fall intern to assist with several current projects, including: + Research/general project support on CUP’s Community Education tools + Design production work for print using Adobe CS products + Production work on our education tools, including ... more

news

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 11:56AM

CUP’s Executive Director was asked what public interest design will look like in 2024 as one of 18 design practitioners by the folks at Impact Design Hub.  Christine spoke on the issues of colonialism, demographic make-up, and individualistic nature still visible ... more

workshop

Saturday, August 23, 2014 1:15PM

What is ULURP? ULURP may sound like a monster (and some people think it is), but it stands for Uniform Land Use Review Procedure and it’s the process by which major land use changes get reviewed and approved in New York City. It’s long and complicated, making it ... more

open call

Friday, August 15, 2014 5PM

CUP is looking for talented designers to partner on the 2015 issues of Making Policy Public. CUP seeks designers, visual artists, and other creative workers with an interest in public policy who will bring unique visual solutions to the design challenges ... more

open call

Friday, August 15, 2014 5PM

CUP is looking for community organizations and advocacy groups to partner on the 2015 issues of Making Policy Public. CUP seeks organizations who are working to address a policy issue that would benefit from visual explanation, and where the lack of ... more

open call

Friday, August 1, 2014 5PM

We’re looking for a teaching artist to lead a City Studies project for high school students.

 

On June 10th, 2014 students from Lyons Community School presented “Level Up”

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

Now Boarding

Urban Investigations

Now Boarding

What is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What is Zoning?

What's in the Water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the Water?

Know Your Lines

Making Policy Public

Know Your Lines

Space Jam

Urban Investigations

Space Jam

Get Money

City Studies

Get Money

Air it Out

City Studies

Air it Out