My ID

City Studies

My ID

Space Jam

Urban Investigations

Space Jam

Show UP

Public Access Design

Show UP

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

$ Breakdown

Urban Investigations

$ Breakdown

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Engage to Change

news, talk

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 7PM

Jeff Maki, one of the CUP teaching artists who worked on Fast Tracked, our Urban Investigation on the extension of the 7 line, was part of a panel looking at how transportation decisions are made. The panel examined ... more
  • The Old Stone House
    Washington Park,
    Fifth Avenue btwn 3rd & 4th streets
    Park Slope, Brooklyn

Party

Thursday, October 17, 2013 7PM

Thanks to everyone who came to our annual benefit on October 17th, and helped to make it such a success. Over 300 artists, designers, community advocates, and other urban enthusiasts sipped drinks and nibbled on dumplings, donuts, and salty-sweet chocolates while enjoying ... more
  • The Green Building
    452 Union Street, Brooklyn
    F/G to Carroll Street; R to Union Street

launch event

Saturday, October 5, 2013 3PM

What is the role of a museum today? A place for quiet contemplation? A giant fun house? A really artsy mall? Museums are wildly diverse in their sizes, annual operating budgets, missions, and their urban context. This summer 15 public high school students from across the ... more
  • Dia:Chelsea
    535 W 22nd Street, 5th Floor
    New York
    C/E trains to 23rd Street

exhibit

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 6:30PM

CUP’s Fast Tracked was on display at Brooklyn Utopias: In TRANSITion, an art exhibition about how transportation systems have shaped New York City, at the Old Stone House. The exhibition ran from September 17th, 2013 to February 16th, 2014 Fast Tracked, a newspaper CUP ... more

news, award

We’re excited and honored to announce that CUP has received a Sappi Ideas that Matter grant to help fund the printing of materials for our forethcoming Zoning Toolkit.

news, award

CUP’s Making Policy Public series is a finalist for Fast Company’s “Innovation By Design” Award.

news, award

We were excited and honored to be part of one of the ten teams selected to participate in HUD’s Rebuild By Design program. CUP was part of an interdisciplinary team lead by Interboro Partners, which created proposals to address Sandy recovery. Find out more at: ... more

open call

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 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, award

We’re very excited to announce an award from the Graham Foundation for our new Chicago edition of CUP’s Affordable Housing Toolkit.

news, exhibit

Our Making Policy Public series is on display at the Chicago Cultural Center through September 1st as part of the exhibition Spontaneous Interventions: Design Actions for the Common Good.
  • Chicago Cultural Center
    78 E. Washington St
    Chicago

news

Friday, July 26, 2013 3PM

CUP went to the UPROSE Climate Justice Youth Summit in Sunset Park. “Climate justice” and “Environmental Justice” view the health of the climate and environment as ethical issues since climate change may disproportionately ... more

open call

Monday, July 22, 2013 5PM

CUP has three open calls for City Studies teaching artist positions in the fall of 2013.

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Urban Investigations

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Child Support?!

Making Policy Public

Child Support?!

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What Up With DAT?

The Wait

Urban Investigations

The Wait

Ready, Set, Apply!

Technical Assistance

Ready, Set, Apply!

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Rumbo A Su Tarjeta Verde

Public Access Design

Rumbo A Su Tarjeta Verde