What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

Pinned Down? Rise Up!

Making Policy Public

Pinned Down? Rise Up!

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

open call

The Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) is announcing the call for the 2020 CUP Fellowship for Change in Design!

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We recently teamed up with the Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center (SNP), and design studio 13 milliseconds to create a guide to navigating shelters in the NYC Department of Homeless Services system.

debut presentation

Last week, students from the International Community High School presented to their peers their latest investigative project about the impact of police presence in schools. The students debuted Safe Space?, a teaching tool they developed about the issue, explored the ... more

Party, event

Be the first to congratulate our 2020 partners – the talented designers who bring public policy to life, and the tireless organizers and advocates who bring it to the people who most need to know – and hear about the exciting new topics. Tuesday, March 10 6:30 ... more

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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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Our 2020 cohort of Public Access Design Fellows recently kicked off the Fellowship by diving into CUP’s methodology. After some ice breakers, food, and reflections, Fellows learned about bail reform in New York and came up with strategies for how such a ... more

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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!

open call

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

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Urban Investigations

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

The Good, Bad, & Unknown

Urban Investigations

The Good, Bad, & Unknown

Work Forced

Public Access Design

Work Forced

Is There A Pattern?

Urban Investigations

Is There A Pattern?

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity