Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

Weathering the Storm

Technical Assistance

Weathering the Storm

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What Up With DAT?

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What Up With DAT?

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Making Policy Public

‘A User’s Guide to the City Pt. 2: Street Vendor Guide’

BLDG BLOG

December, 18, 2009

[The poster uses] design skills to assemble legible, economically accessible, and legally useful guides to the urban environment. 

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‘Three Artists on the Economy’

Tenants Together

October, 18, 2009

“…beautifully useful…”

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‘Vendor Power’

Gourmet

September, 21, 2009

A very good way to help keep vendors on the streets and increase their ability to actually make a living at it. 

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‘Making Policy Public: Predatory Equity’

Urban Omnibus

May, 27, 2009

Advocates handed out The Predatory Equity Survival Guide as part of a crucial tenant association meeting in East Harlem where new plans to combat predatory equity were announced.

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‘Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Street Vending (But Were Too Busy Scarfing Dirty-Water Dogs to Ask)’

New York Magazine

May, 7, 2009

An awesome pamphlet for street vendors meant to demystify the city’s jargon-filled regulations.

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‘Making Policy Public: Vendor Power!’

Urban Omnibus

May, 6, 2009

In order to put this information directly in the hands of people who need it the most, CUP organized a citywide distribution event where volunteers handed out free copies to vendors across the city. 

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‘Visual Aids for the Pushcart World’

The New York Times

April, 3, 2009

The guide looks something like an Ikea manual, with hot dog stands and handbag tables replacing Aspvik cabinets and Ektorp sofas. 

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‘Common Sense’

GOOD Magazine

March, 19, 2008

In a primer on cargo supply chains, a color-coded chart graphically links your made-in-China iPod with the tugboat captains and dockworkers who brought it to you.

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‘As Cargo Chains Grow, So Does Workers’ Leverage’

Teamsters for a Democratic Union

January, 30, 2008

This pamphlet examines the network of workers and machines that move goods across the globe, the potential power this system creates for labor, and what companies are doing to undermine this power.

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What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

Envisioning Development

What's Going On In The Neighborhood?

Bodega Down Bronx

Urban Investigations

Bodega Down Bronx

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Making Policy Public

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

Technical Assistance

Dick & Rick: A Visual Primer for Social Impact Design

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Level Up

City Studies

Level Up

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos