We care!

Making Policy Public

We care!

What's On Your Plate?

City Studies

What's On Your Plate?

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

What's in the water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the water?

SERVE!

Public Access Design

SERVE!

2012

open call

Monday, December 10, 2012 10AM

The Community Development Project at the Urban Justice Center (CDP), Hester Street Collaborative (HSC), and Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) are seeking an Event Coordinator to help us produce a day-long conference in late May/early June, 2013 entitled Partnering for Impact: ... more

open call

Thursday, December 6, 2012 8PM

CUP is seeking new project topics and community partners for Public Access Design, our new series of multimedia organizing tools.

news, award

CUP is honored to be listed in the Public Interest Design 100 with so many other great people and organizations. 

news, award

We’re honored to be a recipient of the 2012 Curry Stone Design Prize. The prize, which highlights social design pioneers, was awarded to CUP and four other groups at a ceremony held in November at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

open call

Monday, November 26, 2012 5PM

We’re seeking a teaching artist to design and implement a 15-session project for high school students at the Bushwick School for Social Justice.

Party

CUP held its benefit on October 11th, 2012 at the Green Building in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Thanks to you it was our first sold-out event!

news, exhibit, sneak peek

Making Policy Public is hitting the subway! Our fracking project with Damascus Citizens for Sustainability and Papercut is coming to a platform near you! Thanks to the generous support of Sappi Ideas That Matter, we’ve been able to bring the poster we’ve ... more

talk

Thursday, September 27, 2012 5:30PM

CUP’s Executive Director, Christine Gaspar, spoke at the Making Space Conference hosted by the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design. Sharing CUP’s work, Christine highlighted the role of art and design in civic engagement. 

launch event

Thursday, September 13, 2012 7PM

Who decides where supermarkets go? Does the Bronx have enough supermarkets? Does it matter? This summer, CUP collaborated with teaching artist Hatuey Ramos-Fermín and a group of Bronx public high school students from CUNY College Now at Hostos Community College to ... more
  • New York University
    35 W. 4th Street, Room 1080

open call

Monday, September 10, 2012 5PM

We have two new open calls out for teaching artists and designers in our City Studies and Urban Investigations programs. Apply now! 

news

New York City has public high schools with every imaginable theme, a dizzying array of application requirements, and charter schools galore. Choosing from one of NYC’s over 400 public high schools can be a real task. How do you decide where you go to school? And ... more

open call

Monday, August 6, 2012 8PM

CUP is seeking advocacy partners to join Public Access Design, our new series of multimedia projects that use design to make complex urban issues accessible to the New Yorkers most affected by them.

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Housing Court Help

Public Access Design

Housing Court Help

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Air it Out

City Studies

Air it Out

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Participatory Budgeting

Technical Assistance

Participatory Budgeting

The Internet is Serious Business

Urban Investigations

The Internet is Serious Business

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance