Making the Grade

Urban Investigations

Making the Grade

Yours to Keep

Making Policy Public

Yours to Keep

ICEbreaker

City Studies

ICEbreaker

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

What Is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What Is Zoning?

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

news

The NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development recently launched a short video using CUP visuals to help people apply for affordable housing online, while in-person city services are temporarily paused.

news

We are sad to announce that we are cancelling the CUP Fellowship for Change in Design for 2020. We plan to resume the program in 2021.

news

Support your community by showing up as a bystander. As we’re seeing a rise in Anti-Asian/American and xenophobic harassment, we want to share a resource we made with Hollaback! on how you can take a stand and take action as a bystander.

news, open call

The deadline for Public Access Design has been extended to April 20th, at 5pm EST. 

meet the…

In these uncertain times, many artists are losing sources of income and opportunities for work. We’re keeping an updated list of resources here (including grants and relief funds for artists). But we also want to shine a light on the important cultural work ... more

open call

Calling all web designers! CUP needs a brand new website. Will you help us make it?

news

Over the last week, we at CUP have been very fortunate to be able to shift to working remotely. We stand in solidarity with our many communities, especially those who cannot choose to do the same and those who are at greater risk. We’re bracing for what is to ... more

launch event

Update: Unfortunately this public event has been cancelled and students will present their poster to their school peers at their school in the upcoming weeks. Please stay tuned for more updates on the project and how to get your own copy! Thank you again for your ... more

news

We pulled together an all-star group of jurors to help us select our next CUP Fellow for Change in Design. This year we are joined by Jerome Harris (top left), Wael Morcos (top right), and Carly Ayres (bottom right)

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Join us in welcoming CUP’s newest board members! These four amazing women will bring their deep experience and skills from the fields of design, finance, community planning, and affordable housing development to strategically lead CUP as we scale our impact. Sabrina ... more

open call

Calling all advocates and organizers!

open call

CUP is hiring an intern for the summer of 2020! As a CUP intern, you’ll assist with several projects and learn about CUP’s methods for using design to meet community needs.

Rent Regulation Rights - San Francisco Edition

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights - San Francisco Edition

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

Public Access Design

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

Planning for your children's future

Technical Assistance

Planning for your children's future

Bodega Down Bronx

Urban Investigations

Bodega Down Bronx

The Public School Avengers

Urban Investigations

The Public School Avengers

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Public Access Design

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Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage

City Studies

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage