Work Forced

Public Access Design

Work Forced

Bottled Up

City Studies

Bottled Up

Weathering the Storm

Technical Assistance

Weathering the Storm

Step Right Up

City Studies

Step Right Up

What's in the Water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the Water?

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Exhibit

Party, exhibit

Last week we celebrated the opening of Winter Term, an exhibit at The Drawing Center highlighting CUP and our methodology. Thanks to all who came out to the Opening Reception! If you missed the party, it’s not too late to check out the show! As a part of the exhibit, ... more

event, exhibit

On February 22nd, The Drawing Center will unveil an exhibit on CUP’s collaborative design methods, following the development of one of our latest Making Policy Public projects. As a part of the exhibit, we’ll be hosting several public programs:

Party, event, exhibit

Have you ever wanted to see how CUP works up close? To see what it looks like for a project to develop, from its outline, to sketches, to final design? Next month, The Drawing Center in NYC will unveil an exhibit focusing on CUP’s work and methodology. The exhibit, ... more

exhibit

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 6PM

On April 4th, CUP celebrated the opening of a special exhibition of CUP’s work at the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund. The exhibition, Who Decides?, features some of CUP’s projects from the past decade and the questions they explore about access, opportunity, ... more

exhibit

We are excited to announce that four CUP projects are currently featured in By the People: Designing a Better America, the third exhibition in the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s series on socially responsible design. On display, you will see our Rent ... more

exhibit

Making Policy Public, CUP’s fold-out poster series, is currently featured in AIGA/NY’s Making the City, an exhibition exploring civically-engaged design in New York City. The show will be up until December 30th, 2015—be sure to check it out!

exhibit

CUP’s What Is Affordable Housing? is currently featured in two exhibitions in New York City!

exhibit

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 7PM

CUP’s Vendor Power! was featured in a pop-up exhibition in Haus der Kulturen der Welt from September 3rd–20th, 2015. Organized by Project Bauhaus, the exhibition accompanied an international symposium, “Can design change society?”, and showcased 25 ... more

exhibit

Our Making Policy Public poster series was displayed on Governors Island as part of the New York City edition of Spontaneous Interventions: Design Actions for the Common Good. The exhibition originally debuted at the 2012 Venice Biennale. The exhibition on Governors Island ... more

news, exhibit

From May through June 2015, more than 300 locations in the New York subway system featured CUP’s poster that helps rent-stabilized tenants understand and act on their rights. The poster provided information in English, Spanish, and Chinese on how to challenge ... more

exhibit

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 10AM

CUP was featured in the Victoria and Albert Museum’s All This Belongs To You, a show exploring the role of the museum in public life. The exhibition ran from April 1st, 2015 to September 30th, 2015.

exhibit

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 5PM

CUP’s Making Policy Public posters were showcased at, We’re Not Alone, a series of lectures and workshops held at the Israeli Center for Digital Art in Holon, Israel. The exhibition looked at design and collaboration as tools for social change.  

Yours to Keep

Making Policy Public

Yours to Keep

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

What the Cell?

Urban Investigations

What the Cell?

We Own It

Making Policy Public

We Own It

Prison Profits: Who Pays The Price

City Studies

Prison Profits: Who Pays The Price

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine