Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Technical Assistance

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Engage to Change

news

Thursday, November 29, 2018 2PM

Get a head start on gift giving season and give the gift of CUP! To celebrate 10 years of Making Policy Public we’re offering a box set of our 4 latest issues for just $25 – that’s over 20% off! The 2018 Box Set includes: Pinned Down? Rise Up!, our most ... more

news, award

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 12PM

CUP is proud to announce that we are 1 of 20 finalists for the Brooklyn Community Foundation’s Spark Prize! The Spark Prize recognizes local nonprofits that embody four criteria: 1.) Born in Brooklyn 2.) Commitment to Equity 3.) Values Driven and 4.) Vision for the ... more

news

We’re thrilled to announce our latest Public Access Design jury who will help select the 2019 Public Access Design Fellows! This year we are joined by Jon(athan) Key, YuJune Park, Kemah George, and Carlos Quintana (clockwise, from top left).

event, workshop

Saturday, November 3, 2018 12PM

Would you play a game to learn how cooperatives work? When Haverford College’s Philadelphia Area Creative Collaboratives Program asked CUP to lead a workshop for students, we had them merge their interdisciplinary skills and design a playable game that breaks down ... more

open call

Monday, October 29, 2018 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

talk

Friday, October 26, 2018 12PM

This week, Executive Director Christine Gaspar, presented at the CUSP Conference, a design conference held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.
Click here for more details on the event and fantastic panel of presenters!

news

We’re kicking off our Youth Education projects for the 2018-19 school year with three new City Studies and two new Urban Investigations projects!

news

Friday, October 26, 2018 12PM

We are thrilled to welcome Yasmin Safdié to our team as our first ever Director of Programs. In this new role, Yasmin will oversee CUP’s core programming, playing a key role in implementing our strategic plan and supporting our staff as we continue to grown and ... more

open call

Monday, October 22, 2018 5PM

CUP is looking for designers to join our Public Access Design program as 2019 Public Access Design Fellows.

Party

Friday, October 12, 2018 12PM

A huge thanks to all who came out to our Annual Benefit on October 3rd! Over 300 designers, artists, community advocates, and urban enthusiasts came together to celebrate ten years of Making Policy Public! Special thanks to our stellar sponsors who made the event possible, ... more

news

As we look back on ten years of Making Policy Public, we’ve asked some of our past collaborators to come together to reflect on their projects and the impact of the program. See what Making Policy Public means to them in this video! And stay tuned for more stories as ... more

debut presentation

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 6PM

On Tuesday October 9, students from around the South Bronx will debut the website, The Bronx is Blossoming!

Is College For Me?

Public Access Design

Is College For Me?

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

We care!

Making Policy Public

We care!

What the Cell?

Urban Investigations

What the Cell?

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Public Access Design

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Engage to Change