En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

Test Ride

City Studies

Test Ride

Draw the line!

Technical Assistance

Draw the line!

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

News

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More New Yorkers than ever are trying to get public assistance to meet basic needs during the COVID-19 crisis. The project we created with the Safety Net Project and design studio All Other Services can help navigate this complex process.

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Shine A Light On Your Utility Rights is now available in Spanish!

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The NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development recently launched a short video using CUP visuals to help people apply for affordable housing online, while in-person city services are temporarily paused.

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We are sad to announce that we are cancelling the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design for 2020. We plan to resume the program in 2021.

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Support your community by showing up as a bystander. As we’re seeing a rise in Anti-Asian/American and xenophobic harassment, we want to share a resource we made with Hollaback! on how you can take a stand and take action as a bystander.

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The deadline for Public Access Design has been extended to April 20th, at 5pm EST. 

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Over the last week, we at CUP have been very fortunate to be able to shift to working remotely. We stand in solidarity with our many communities, especially those who cannot choose to do the same and those who are at greater risk. We’re bracing for what is to ... more

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We pulled together an all-star group of jurors to help us select our next CUP Fellow for Change in Design. This year we are joined by Jerome Harris (top left), Wael Morcos (top right), and Carly Ayres (bottom right)

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Join us in welcoming CUP’s newest board members! These four amazing women will bring their deep experience and skills from the fields of design, finance, community planning, and affordable housing development to strategically lead CUP as we scale our impact. Sabrina ... more

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We’re delighted to announce our latest Public Access Design jury, who will help us select our Public Access Design collaborations for Summer 2020! This year we are joined by Jennie Encalada-Malinowski, Shannon Finnegan, Zoë Adel, and ... more

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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.

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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.

Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

Technical Assistance

Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage

City Studies

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Public Access Design

Bail's Set... What's Next?

The Cargo Chain

Making Policy Public

The Cargo Chain

Let's Hang Out

Urban Investigations

Let's Hang Out

Step Right Up

City Studies

Step Right Up

Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws

What the Cell?

Urban Investigations

What the Cell?