Tuesday, December 6, 2016 4:25PM
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Dear Friend of CUP,
In 2015, a young woman in the Bronx faced her landlord’s lawyer, alone, in Housing Court. She owed back rent, and was asking for extra time to pay it, and for the ... more
Monday, December 5, 2016 10AM
CUP is looking for two Teaching Artists to lead Youth Education projects in the winter and spring of 2017.
Monday, December 5, 2016 10AM
CUP is seeking a full-time Program Manager to contribute to our Youth Education programs. We are seeking a candidate with 3 to 5 years of professional experience in youth-related work, preferably with high school students.
Friday, December 2, 2016 5:30PM
Citizen! Designer! Now! As the fight for equity and justice becomes more urgent than ever, how we might use our craft as citizen designers to inform, inspire, empower and take action? What challenges need to be addressed? Which of them can designers realistically affect? How ... more
Starr Foundation Hall, Room UL102
63 5th Avenue
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10:54AM
Getting a jump-start on gift giving season? Give the gift of CUP!
Our Making Policy Public Box Set features 14 of our most recent Making Policy Public projects. At more than 30% off, it’s the perfect gift for the urban enthusiasts and policy aficionados in your ... more
This election year has been a sad and challenging time for those of us working to dismantle the systems that create and maintain inequity in our society.
We will recover, regroup, and redouble our efforts in the days ahead. In the mean time, below are some resources that may ... more
Friday, November 11, 2016 5PM
CUP is seeking applications from grassroots community organizations and advocacy groups for Public Access Design!
Public Access Design projects are collaborations in which CUP, a designer, and an advocate work together to create an accessible visual ... more
On November 9th, CUP launched Sign Up!, a pocket-sized fold-out guide that explains the right of Deaf individuals’ access to an interpreter. A collaboration of CUP, New York Lawyers for Public Interest (NYLPI) and designer Grace Robinson-Leo, the guide illustrates key ... more
On Thursday, November 3rd, Christine Gaspar, CUP’s Executive Director will present a talk on Design and Civic Engagement hosted by the MIT Architecture Alumni and MIT Club of New York.
The talk will focus on the history of CUP, its mission and recent projects, along ... more
- Knoll Showroom
1330 Sixth Avenue, Second Floor
New York, NY 10019
Monday, October 24, 2016 5PM
CUP is looking for designers to join our Public Access Design program as 2016-2017 Design Fellows.
On Tuesday, October 18th, CUP’s Christine Gaspar participated in the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum’s, Designing for the Future, Winners’ Salon with fellow National Design Award winner, Bruce Mau of Massive Change Network. Their talk presented new ... more
Thanks to everyone who came to our Annual Benefit on October 13th and helped to make it such a success! Over 300 community advocates, artists, designers, and other urban enthusiasts came together to celebrate 15 years of CUP. A big thanks also to all ... more