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Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

My ID

City Studies

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Zoning It In...

Urban Investigations

Zoning It In...

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

2014

open call

Friday, June 27, 2014 5PM

The Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) seeks a user experience designer/programmer to develop an interactive online educational tool that will help New Yorkers learn about zoning and how it works. We’re looking for a designer and programmer who is interested in ... more

news, award

CUP is excited and honored to announce that our work received two nods from the 2014 Core77 Design Awards!

launch event

On June 16th, 2014 students from the Academy of Urban Planning in Bushwick presented “Happy Meals?”

launch event, news

Thursday, June 12, 2014 7PM

Did you know that over 400,000 New Yorkers live in public housing?The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) is the largest public housing authority in North America. Operating since the 1930’s, the buildings are getting old and need repairs. In the past, NYCHA ... more

open call

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 10PM

CUP is looking for designers to join our Public Access Design program as 2014-2015 Design Fellows. 

open call

Friday, June 6, 2014 5PM

CUP is seeking an Event Coordinator to help us produce our 2014 Annual Benefit. This is a part-time contractor position, and will take place from June-October 2014.

talk

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 1:30PM

CUP’s Christine Gaspar, Hester Street Collaborative’s Anne Frederick, and the Urban Justice Center’s Alexa Kasdan will lead a workshop on building and maintaining effective collaborations to achieve social impact at the second annual Design Futures at the ... more

talk

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 6PM

CUP’s Deputy Director, Valeria Mogilevich, will be presenting a lecture on Power Trip, our Urban Investigation project exploring NYC’s energy infrastructure. Power Trip was a collaboration of CUP, teaching artist Samantha Contis, and NYC public high school ... more

talk

Friday, May 16, 2014 7PM

On May 16th, Christine Gaspar, CUP’s Executive Director, took part in a panel at the Museum of Art and Design on how innovative solutions transform urban life. This discussion, led by Julie Lasky of The New York Times, also featured Wendy Brawer of the Green Map ... more

open call

Friday, May 16, 2014 5PM

CUP is seeking a full-time Program Manager to work on our Community Education projects. The Program Manager will oversee our Public Access Design program and collaborate on other Community Education programs, including Making Policy Public and Envisioning Development Toolkits. 

open call

Thursday, May 15, 2014 5PM

CUP is looking for a group of enthusiastic middle and high school educators to help steer the development of our newest curriculum tool. We are working on the next installment of our Do-It-Yourself Guide to Urban Investigations and we need your help! Each chapter ... more

talk

On May 7th, 2014, CUP’s Executive Director, Christine Gaspar, spoke at Design for Urban Disaster at Harvard University. Christine was part of the “Response” series of panels and spoke on the role of graphical communication in helping ... more

Language Rights are Civil Rights!

Public Access Design

Language Rights are Civil Rights!

Rent Regulation Rights

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights

Air Fair?

City Studies

Air Fair?

Shifty Business

Public Access Design

Shifty Business

Soak It Up!

City Studies

Soak It Up!

What's in the water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the water?

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip