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15 Listen 1 Blueprint co-founder Deyan Sudjic argues that for public transport to take centre stage, it must take on the essential myth of the car

17 Listen 2 Architects need to design a people-centred, multi-modal system of mobility, says Mecanoo founding partner Francine Houben

18 Listen 3 Travelling generates a huge amount of waste. How can we help design it out, asks PriestmanGoode chairman Paul Priestman

21 Meet Matthew Ponsford sits down with ‘nomadic design studio’ Unknown Fields, whose research-led work interrogates the networks and impacts of consumption

24 On the drawing board The rural densification scheme VeloCity is centred around communities connected by sustainable transport links

26 Repetition The future of art, design and fashion lies in... mushrooms. So says Somerset House’s diverse new exhibition. Sounds fun(gi)

29 Project Elon Musk is at it again, with Tesla’s design for the electric, bulletproof Cybertruck. Guy Bird reports

33 Preview Veronica Simpson shares some of the highlights of February’s Surface Design Show in London

37 Project In Nanterre, LAN (Local Architecture Network) has delivered a surprising urban prison that’s part of the neighbourhood

40 Curated diary The British Council’s new director of Architecture, Design and Fashion, Sevra Davis, shares her pick of the best shows to kick off 2020

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Copenhagen’s new underground line, Cityringen, opened in November. The large-scale infrastructure project by Arup has been a feat of engineering and forms a key part of the city’s strategy to be carbon-neutral by 2025. Veronica Simpson heads into its well-designed depths

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Known for its movie-making, Culver City has got a new complex of studios thanks to Johnston Marklee — but these are for UCLA’s art graduates

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We bring you all the winning images — and party pictures — from the 2019 Blueprint Architecture Photography Awards, sponsored by Atrium 46

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