What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

Envisioning Development

What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Ready, Set, Apply!

Technical Assistance

Ready, Set, Apply!

Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

Language Rights are Civil Rights!

Public Access Design

Language Rights are Civil Rights!

news

For Sexual Assault Awareness Month this April, we’re turning to our archives to share some tools you can use to spread awareness and advocate for change! Show Up! is a pocket-sized guide we created with Hollaback! that breaks down bystander intervention into ... more

launch event

On March 21st high school students from Life Science Secondary School debuted their latest investigation, Let’s Hang Out! The students teamed up with CUP and Teaching Artist Stephen Kwok to investigate how loitering laws impact New Yorkers. They created public art ... more

open call

CUP is hiring an intern for the summer of 2019! As a CUP intern, you’ll assist with several projects and learn about CUP’s methods for using design to meet community needs. We’re looking for an intern to assist with: +Research and general support with ... more

open call

The Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) is announcing the call for the 2019 CUP Fellowship for Change in Design, an initiative to support the development of a pipeline of talented individuals from historically under-represented communities into the design fields, and to ... more

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

launch event, event

We’re proud to announce our latest collaboration with the Center for Family Life and designer Lizania Cruz. Planning for Your Children’s Future is a guide for immigrant families facing deportation. The project will be launched next week at Recess gallery, ... more

news

CUP is excited to announce the 2019 Public Access Design Fellows. The incoming group of designers and artists will work with CUP over the coming year, and learn about our participatory design methods. Several of the fellows will also get to collaborate with ... more

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As we wrap up students’ investigations into social justice questions, we’re thrilled to invite you to their final presentations! Over the past semester, students at Life Sciences High School have collaborated with CUP and Teaching Artist Stephen Kwok to explore ... more

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As a part of CUP’s ongoing series spotlighting our collaborators, Meet the Designer, we sat down with designer Luiza Dale! Luiza is a graphic designer based in Brooklyn. Her most recent CUP project, Immigrants & NY will be featured in ... more

launch event

We just wrapped up two in-class projects at International Community High School (ICHS). In collaboration with CUP, in-class teachers, and Teaching Artists, students from ICHS investigated: ·      How do suspensions impact students and the ... more

workshop, event

CUP recently teamed up with Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum to facilitate our Sewer in a Suitcase workshop for families at Industry City. This workshop explores New York City’s water infrastructure through hands-on activities and asks young people to invent and ... 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:

Air it Out

City Studies

Air it Out

Show UP

Public Access Design

Show UP

Grand Army Plaza

Urban Investigations

Grand Army Plaza

Test Ride

City Studies

Test Ride

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

Who Makes Bail?

Urban Investigations

Who Makes Bail?

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares

Urban Investigations

Stand Clear of the Rising Fares