Making the Grade

Urban Investigations

Making the Grade

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Technical Assistance

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

We Are Public Housing

Making Policy Public

We Are Public Housing

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

News

news

CUP’s Making Policy Public project on street vendor rights was featured in designer and author Andrew Shea’s new book, “Designing for Social Change.”

news

Are YOU ready to decide how to spend millions of taxpayer dollars? Voting is now underway for Participatory Budgeting in NYC! Anyone 18 or older who lives in one of the participating districts can help decide how to spend millions of dollars on community projects – and ... more
  • Visit pbnyc.org for more info about how to vote and what’s on the ballot.

launch event, news

Thursday, November 10, 2011 12PM

On November 10, CUP presented our Urban Investigation “Power Trip” to a buzzing group of Queens high schoolers. The project —a collaboration between CUP, CUP teaching artist Samantha Contis, and students from Aviation High School— asked “where ... more
  • Queens Public Library, Broadway Branch
    40-20 Broadway
    Long Island City, NY

news, award

Thursday, August 11, 2011 10AM

The Rockefeller Foundation has selected CUP as one of the recipients of this year’s Cultural Innovation Fund Grants! The grant will allow CUP to develop a new program that helps communitiy organizations access design services to demystify complex policy and planning ... more

news, award

Monday, June 28, 2010 12PM

CUP’s What Is Affordable Housing? guidebook was recently selected by AIGA, a professional association for graphic designers, for its “50 Books/50 Covers of 2009,” a traveling exhibition that honors outstanding book and cover design.

From Shelter to Apartment

Making Policy Public

From Shelter to Apartment

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Shifty Business

Public Access Design

Shifty Business

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Making Policy Public

What Does It Mean To Live In My Own Place?

Zoning It In...

Urban Investigations

Zoning It In...

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Public Access Design

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Field Guide to Federalism

City Studies

Field Guide to Federalism

It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal