It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal

Pay Dirt

City Studies

Pay Dirt

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Our Voice, Our Choice

Urban Investigations

Our Voice, Our Choice

Let's Hang Out

Urban Investigations

Let's Hang Out

What Is Affordable Housing?

Envisioning Development

What Is Affordable Housing?

open call

Calling all advocates and organizers!

open call

CUP is hiring an intern for the summer of 2020! As a CUP intern, you’ll assist with several projects and learn about CUP’s methods for using design to meet community needs.

news

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

open call

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

news

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

news

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.

news

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

meet the…

For our latest round of Meet the Designer, CUP’s ongoing series spotlighting our design collaborators, we sat down with design studio L+L!

talk

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.

news

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!

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

H2 Oh No!

Technical Assistance

H2 Oh No!

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Urban Investigations

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Is Your Landlord Using Construction to Harass You?

Technical Assistance

Is Your Landlord Using Construction to Harass You?

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

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Urban Investigations

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