Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

Housing Court Help

Public Access Design

Housing Court Help

What You Need To Know About ACS

Making Policy Public

What You Need To Know About ACS

The Who in the Q!

Urban Investigations

The Who in the Q!

launch event, event

We’re proud to announce our latest collaboration with the Center for Family Life and designer Lizania Cruz. Planning for Your Children’s Future is a guide for immigrant families facing deportation. The project will be launched next week at Recess gallery, ... more

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CUP is excited to announce the 2019 Public Access Design Fellows. The incoming group of designers and artists will work with CUP over the coming year, and learn about our participatory design methods. Several of the fellows will also get to collaborate with ... more

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As we wrap up students’ investigations into social justice questions, we’re thrilled to invite you to their final presentations! Over the past semester, students at Life Sciences High School have collaborated with CUP and Teaching Artist Stephen Kwok to explore ... more

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As a part of CUP’s ongoing series spotlighting our collaborators, Meet the Designer, we sat down with designer Luiza Dale! Luiza is a graphic designer based in Brooklyn. Her most recent CUP project, Immigrants & NY will be featured in ... more

launch event

We just wrapped up two in-class projects at International Community High School (ICHS). In collaboration with CUP, in-class teachers, and Teaching Artists, students from ICHS investigated: ·      How do suspensions impact students and the ... more

workshop, event

CUP recently teamed up with Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum to facilitate our Sewer in a Suitcase workshop for families at Industry City. This workshop explores New York City’s water infrastructure through hands-on activities and asks young people to invent and ... more

event, exhibit

On February 22nd, The Drawing Center will unveil an exhibit on CUP’s collaborative design methods, following the development of one of our latest Making Policy Public projects. As a part of the exhibit, we’ll be hosting several public programs:

sneak peek

As students are investigating social justice questions from all sides of the issues, they’ve spent several months interviewing stakeholders and breaking down the complex information through creative projects. To investigate how public spaces are policed, students from ... more

Party, event, exhibit

Have you ever wanted to see how CUP works up close? To see what it looks like for a project to develop, from its outline, to sketches, to final design? Next month, The Drawing Center in NYC will unveil an exhibit focusing on CUP’s work and methodology. The exhibit, ... more

open call

Monday, January 14, 2019 12PM

CUP is seeking a full-time Program Manager to work on our Community Education programs. The Program Manager will be an important part of CUP’s Community Education team, managing projects in core programs like Making Policy Public, Public Access Design, Envisioning ... more

 

Neighborhoods across New York City are facing major land-use changes through rezonings proposed by the City. To ensure that communities have a voice in shaping the future of their neighborhoods, CUP has been providing technical assistance to over a dozen community-based ... more

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We’re proud to announce that CUP and ED Christine Gaspar have been featured in Next City’s “15 Solutions for Cities.” 19 prominent urbanists were asked: What incites hope for the future of our cities? Both CUP and Christine’s work were included ... more

From Cellblock to Your Block

Urban Investigations

From Cellblock to Your Block

Up Closed and Personal

Urban Investigations

Up Closed and Personal

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Making Policy Public

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Now Boarding

Urban Investigations

Now Boarding

Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

Making Policy Public

Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Urban Investigations

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Making Policy Public

I Got Arrested! Now What?