Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

Technical Assistance

Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

What You Need To Know About ACS

Making Policy Public

What You Need To Know About ACS

Yours to Keep

Making Policy Public

Yours to Keep

Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

The Public School Avengers

Urban Investigations

The Public School Avengers

From Cellblock to Your Block

Urban Investigations

From Cellblock to Your Block

open call

CUP seeks board members interested in and excited about our work, and who are committed to increasing the power and representation of historically marginalized communities in public policy, urban planning, and civic decision-making. Our board members are strategic partners ... more

open call

CUP is now accepting applications from advocates for Making Policy Public until Monday, August 19th at 12 PM EDT!

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We’re excited to launch a new series, What’s Up Beyond CUP?, where we spotlight the work our art and design collaborators are up to — from upcoming shows, to publications, to new projects — beyond CUP!

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CUP is thrilled to announce the selection of Elijah Bobo as our 2019 CUP Fellow for Change in Design!

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CUP’s High School Internship is a paid opportunity for students who have been involved in a CUP Youth Education project in the past school year to learn more about how CUP works, build their resume, and get real office experience. This year’s position is ... more

open call

CUP is hiring an intern! As a CUP intern, you’ll assist with several projects and learn about CUP’s methods for using design to meet community needs.

open call

CUP is now accepting applications for Public Access Design until Monday, July 29th at 12pm EDT.

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With the recent ICE raids and continued attacks on the liberties of immigrants, accessible and reliable information is more important than ever. Below is a list of resources we’ve developed over the past year for communities vulnerable to ICE raids or who are facing deportation.

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CUP’s Executive Director, Christine Gaspar, was recently featured in a video celebrating 20 years of Sappi’s Ideas that Matter program! Watch the video below to learn about the power of design and the importance of print.

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As the school year is wrapping up, we’re excited to share the students’ hard work! High school students across NYC got out of the classroom and into the city to investigate social justice issues in their neighborhoods. By collaborating with Teaching ... more

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What if hanging out with your friends could get you arrested? Who gets prosecuted for “gang” participation?  This summer high school students from the Red Hook Community Justice Center will investigate these questions, all thanks to your support!

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For the first feature in CUP’s series spotlighting our educational collaborators, Meet the Teaching Artist, we sat down with teaching artist Gabe Gordon! Gabe grew up far-sighted in Cleveland, Ohio. Fascinated by postal systems and mail objects, Gabe’s work and ... more

Care Aware

City Studies

Care Aware

Draw the line!

Technical Assistance

Draw the line!

Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

Urban Investigations

Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

Is College For Me?

Public Access Design

Is College For Me?

It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Meet the Gun Laws

City Studies

Meet the Gun Laws

The Fresh Producers

Urban Investigations

The Fresh Producers