Alexander Hawkins

Alex joined It’s Nice That as a staff writer in May 2015 after graduating in History of Art from Goldsmiths College in 2014. He interned at Dazed & Confused, NOWNESS and MAD Agency London and was staff writer at Avaunt magazine before joining us.

  1. 017-p-14_copylist Graphic Design Design de vivre: Paris as told by graphic designers
  2. Julian-opie---let-forever-be Miscellaneous Kevin King on five years of Secret 7”: where graphic design, art and music meet
  3. Ben-arfur-list Graphic Design Ben Arfur’s busy, changeable poster designs
  4. David-doran-int-list Illustration Falmouth-based illustrator David Doran skillfully translates ideas into images
  5. Assemble-int-list Art Arts Council England supports initiative to install museum quality art in mental health wards
  6. Olafur-eliasson-int-list Publication Tunnels, towers, walkways and pavilions: 20 years of Studio Olafur Eliasson’s projects
  7. Lena-dunham-int-list Publication Lena Dunham to launch Lenny books under Random House
  8. Warhol-int-list Miscellaneous Andy Warhol's first studio selling for ten million dollars
  9. Dstier_itsnicethat_georgehardie12083 Arjowiggins Tooled Up George Hardie on five decades of illustrating and designing by hand
  10. 00_homepage-list Arjowiggins Tooled Up Carl Kleiner on the tools behind the perfect image
  11. Sarah-lucas-yoko-land Art “I’m totally on the side of accident in art”: Sarah Lucas, playful and plain-speaking
  12. Homepage_list Fashion Your Ad Here: why Grindr, Pornhub and YouPorn are fashion’s new billboards
  13. Prototype-int-list Graphic Design A beautiful book embodying Frank Gehry’s radical design for the Fondation Louis Vuitton
  14. Yinka-shonibare-int-list Art Exploring cultural identity with Yinka Shonibare in Margate
  15. Ben-branagan-int-list Art Magazine cut-outs and mid-century furniture in Ben Branagan’s mannerly collages
  16. Tomi-um-int-list-2 Illustration Modern life as told by Tomi Um’s tidy lines and sense of humour
  17. Noelia-felip-int-5 Graphic Design Bare-bones design straight out of Barcelona
  18. Fontsmith-fs-untitled-int-1 Graphic Design Introducing FS Untitled and a new digital typeface playground from Fontsmith
  19. Andrey-kasay-int-list Illustration Mind-bending work from Russian illustrator Andrey Kasay
  20. Ik-prize-int-1-1 Art Tate announces four ideas shortlisted for the 2016 IK Prize for digital creatives
  21. Outsiders-int-list Photography From bikers to beatniks: 30 years of outsider film and photography
  22. Cynthia-kittler-int-list Illustration Escapism and 100 illustrations for 100 years of perfume in Cynthia Kittler’s new work
  23. Secret-7-int-list Graphic Design Secret 7” reveals its sleeve designers for 2016 including Jean Jullien and Juno Calypso
  24. Mainstudio-int-list Graphic Design Emotive lines, gold embossing and modernist identities from Amsterdam’s Mainstudio
  25. Bold-tendencies-int-list Architecture Antony Gormley supports campaign for affordable studios for artists and designers
  26. Mapplethorpe-int-list Film A new trailer offers a first look at HBO’s Robert Mapplethorpe documentary
  27. Jan-buchczik-int-list Illustration Egoism, pork smuggling and Google: the latest from Jan Buchczik
  28. Rca-secret-2016-int-list Exhibition RCA Secret 2016 announces star-studded line-up of participating artists and designers
  29. Elmgreen-and-dragset-itsnicethat-list Art Unpacking the art world with Elmgreen & Dragset
  30. Penguin-little-black-classics-int-list Web Penguin redesigns Little Black Classics website and adds 46 titles to the collection
  31. Aub-drawing-studio-list Architecture Zaha Hadid to open Arts University Bournemouth drawing studio designed by Sir Peter Cook
  32. Laura-breiling-int-list Illustration Kanye, modern dating and more: updates from Laura Breiling
  33. Viceland-int-list Graphic Design Vice launches TV channel Viceland with an "unbranded" identity
  34. Secret-cinema-28-days-later-int-list Film Secret Cinema launches nationwide and expands into the horror genre
  35. Geordie-wood-int-list Photography Geordie Wood: photojournalist, fine art photographer or both?
  36. Tom-haugomat-int-list Illustration Tom Haugomat’s cinematic posters for luxury apartments in a Southbank high-rise
  37. Dadaglobe-int-8 Art 100 years of Dada: an unpublished project about the subversive art movement finally realised
  38. Daniel-stier-int-1 Film Daniel Stier translates his stark, science-inspired photography into moving image
  39. Akatre-saison-1516-int-1 Graphic Design Mixed typography in seasonal theatre programmes designed by Paris-based studio Akatre
  40. Mark-sanders-charlotte-heal-contours-int-list Photography Double take: a modern, fashion-led spin on the nude from Charlotte Heal and Mark Sanders
  41. Amo-prada-int-list Fashion Rem Koolhaas’ design studio AMO reinterprets set design for Prada show in moving image lookbook
  42. David-hockney-int-list Art Tate Britain announces major Hockney retrospective in 2017
  43. 00-rs-list Workwear Set designer Robert Storey on being subtle in his wardrobe but bold in his work
  44. Studio-plastac-spectaculinaire-int-list Graphic Design Spectaculinaire: a book mixing food, design and theatre designed by Studio Plastac
  45. 00_patt_list_int Workwear Patternity co-founders Anna and Grace on monochrome and dressing as a duo
  46. Mapplethorpe_munch-int-list Graphic Design A flesh-pink catalogue designed by Snøhetta for Mapplethorpe+Munch exhibition in Oslo
  47. 00_ww_camilla_perkins_int_list Workwear Illustrator Camilla Perkins on wearing pattern vs. all black
  48. The-gentlewoman-int-list Publication The Gentlewoman reveals new issue, featuring Kirsten Dunst
  49. Ryan-gander-fieldwork-int-list Art Typography, Tom of Finland and the technological sublime in the British Art Show 8
  50. 00_wilf_list_int Workwear Wilfrid Wood on style in the sculpture studio
  51. Lane_a-esmag-04-int Publication ES Magazine works with The Gourmand's David Lane on redesign, unveiled today
  52. Avedon-warhol-int-list Art Stars, drag queens, and the literati: Avedon and Warhol’s heroes and antiheroes
  53. Jack-davison-int-list Photography Jack Davison shoots parrots with PTSD for The New York Times Magazine
  54. Odiseo-int-list Publication Racy photography from the new issue of Odiseo
  55. _my-name-is-int-list Graphic Design French studio My Name Is designs one identity for three museums
  56. Jamie-hawkesworth-loewe-int-lsit Photography Seeing double: Loewe's surreal, playful AW16 collection shot by Jamie Hawkesworth
  57. Rs_1024x525-160125172534-1024.peta-super-bowl-commercial.bn.012516 Advertising PETA’s x-rated Super Bowl advert banned from TV (NSFW)
  58. Chad-kloepfer-int-list Graphic Design Chad Kloepfer’s crisp exhibition catalogues and award-winning art books
  59. Calvin-klein-ss16-int-list Advertising Calvin Klein’s #mycalvins SS16 campaign features FKA twigs, Kendrick Lamar and more
  60. Andrew-esiebo-int-list Photography Inside the world of West African barbershops with Andrew Esiebo
  61. Stephen-baker-int-list Illustration From Dazed to Interview, hand-painted covers of your favourite magazines
  62. Alasdair-mclellan-int-list Photography Inside Alasdair McLellan’s new book, designed by M/M (Paris)
  63. Joan-miro-studio-int-list Exhibition Joan Miró’s Mallorca studio recreated in London for an immersive exhibition
  64. Vincent-mahe-int-1 Illustration How to appear wise: Mr Porter’s cheat sheet illustrated by Vincent Mahé
  65. Grace-coddington-int-list Fashion Grace Coddington steps down as creative director of American Vogue
  66. Tom-johnson-evans-girls-list Photography The six and eight-year-old Evans sisters star in Tom Johnson and Charlotte James’ latest collaboration
  67. Uniqlo-event-list Uniqlo New Perspectives One night, four creatives, four new works, four New Perspectives
  68. Coca-cola-int-list Advertising Coca-Cola launches biggest campaign in ten years with Taste the Feeling
  69. Olafur-eliasson-int-list-1 Miscellaneous Olafur Eliasson wins award for improving the state of the world
  70. Fable-cn-int-list Graphic Design A tricolour branding and packaging project with exotic fruits from Singapore studio Fable
  71. Thomas_traum_int_list Uniqlo New Perspectives All is not as it seems in Thomas Traum's hypnotic landscapes
  72. Nypl-int-list Miscellaneous New York Public Library shares digital archive of 180,000 restriction-free images
  73. Tate-modern-int-list Art Tate Modern announces first female director
  74. Wong-ping-jungle-of-desire-int-list Animation King of weird Wong Ping has outdone himself with an x-rated portrait of marital woe
  75. 00_int_uniqlo_rebecca_list_ Uniqlo New Perspectives The singular vision of Rebecca Scheinberg
  76. Louise-bourgeois-int-list Art Louise Bourgeois to be first artist exhibited in new Tate Modern’s Artist Rooms gallery
  77. Annie-leibovitz-int-1 Photography Annie Leibovitz revives her Women series with new portraits
  78. Beth-lesser-dancehall-int-list Photography Reggae, roots and the undeniable style of Jamaica’s 80s dancehall culture
  79. Spy-studio-ual-int-list Graphic Design Spy Studio on university branding and UAL’s CCW 2016-17 recruitment campaign
  80. 00_int_uniqlo_nick_veasey_homepage_list Uniqlo New Perspectives Looking at the world through x-ray with Nick Veasey