Jenny Brewer

Jenny joined the editorial team as It’s Nice That’s first news editor in April 2016. Having studied 3D Design, she has spent the last seven years working in design journalism. Contact her with news stories relating to the creative industries.

  1. Pigalle-ill-studio-nike-duperre-basketball-court-2017-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Pigalle, Ill-Studio and Nike have redesigned the Paris Duperré basketball court
  2. Counter_press-bibendum-visual-identity-graphic_design-itsnicethat4 Graphic Design The Counter Press rebrands Conran’s restaurant Bibendum based on its art nouveau home
  3. Hollie-fernando-list Photography From Lemon Twigs to Laura Marling: Hollie Fernando’s painterly photography folio
  4. Noma_bar_biker_mercedes-benz_animation_itsnicethat_list Animation Noma Bar animates a tongue twister for Mercedes-Benz’ series on road safety
  5. James-joyce-shangri-la-glastonbury-truth-smile_list-illustration-itsnicethat Graphic Design James Joyce’s political billboards for Glastonbury’s Shangri-La Truth stage
  6. Tom_bunker_pete_sharp_nike_china_badge_of_honour_animation_illustration_itsnicethat3 Animation High octane Nike China animation gets kids to wear their bandages as a “badge of honour”
  7. Wcrs-pride-in-london-love-happens-here_list Illustration Pride in London launches mammoth campaign by WCRS, Love Happens Here
  8. Rca_itsnicethat Fashion Burberry Foundation awards £3 million to RCA for material futures research
  9. Erin-aniker-we-are-here-bme-women-we-are-here-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous We Are Here exhibition explores “what it means to be a British BME woman today”
  10. Josh-mckenna-instagram-sticker-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger on how to stand out
  11. Phyllida-barlow-folly-british-pavilion-venice-2017-ruth-clark-itsnicethat Art Women outnumber men at art school, yet underrepresented in industry, finds report
  12. Part-of-a-bigger-plan-artis-animation-itsnicethat-list2 Animation Part of a Bigger Plan’s animation for Amsterdam Zoo celebrates the circle of life
  13. Sam-lyon_itsnicethat Illustration Weird, slimy faces and a mosquito man for Maynards, from Sam Lyon
  14. Buzzfeed_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous The Buzzfeed redesign: UK art director Tim Lane talks us through his seven-month overhaul
  15. 02_north_southbankcentre_logo_02-list Graphic Design Southbank Centre visual identity redesigned by North, to be a “confident masthead” for the institution
  16. Akvile-magicdust-elcaf-wetransfer-itsnicethat Illustration Comics illustrator Akvile Magicdust wins the ELCAF x WeTransfer award
  17. Christabel-forbes---standby_list-itsnicethat Art Christabel Forbes depicts the community, colours and bustle of Modinagar, India
  18. Khadija_saye_grenfell_tower_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous Photographer Khadija Saye has died in the Grenfell Tower fire, her family confirm
  19. Bloomberg-businessweek-redesign-rob-vargas-june-2017_itsnicethat-list Publication “Evolve or die”: Bloomberg Businessweek creative director Rob Vargas on the magazine’s redesign
  20. Edvard-munch-the-scream-itsnicethat-list Art Adobe has digitally recreated Edvard Munch’s paintbrushes – but can they mirror the real thing?
  21. Chris-ofili_itsnicethat_list Art Charity Mind will hold its first art auction, with pieces by Damien Hirst, Chris Ofili and others
  22. Chen-winner---cnn-econundrum__itsnicethat-list Illustration World Illustration Awards 2017 announces category winners for professional and new talent prizes
  23. David-shrigley-skip-gallery_itsnicethat-list Art David Shrigley chats about his latest public artwork in a skip in Hoxton Square
  24. Hato-hongkongvenicebiennale_samson-young_itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Behind Hato’s identity for Samson Young's Venice Biennale pavilion
  25. Uber_bbh-london_itsnicethat-list Advertising Uber works with top creatives including director Kim Gehrig and illustrator Jack Hudson on ad campaign
  26. Andre%cc%81s-lozano_itsnicethat_list Illustration Andrés Lozano’s story-packed scenes “appear” in his sketchbooks like visual improv
  27. Old-man's-journey-game_itsnicethat Digital Apple Design Awards 2017 winners announced at WWDC
  28. Nex-architecture_sandcastle_intransit_itsnicethat-list Architecture A subterranean sandcastle by Asif Khan among the sand constructions to pop up in London
  29. Tfl-list Art Artist Pio Abad delves into the vast TfL Lost Property archive: “a real-time portrait of London”
  30. David-hockney-andy-warhol-polaroid-list Photography Unpublished Andy Warhol polaroids of David Hockney released for artist’s 80th birthday
  31. Monument-valley_ustwo-games_itsnicethat_list Digital Ustwo launches Monument Valley 2, a sequel to the hit puzzle game
  32. Edward-enninful_bridging_the_gap_itsnicethat_list Film Edward Enninful, incoming UK Vogue editor-in-chief, directs Gap film Bridging the Gap celebrating diversity and unity
  33. Pali_uniform_itsnicethat-list Product Design Uniform launches internet-enabled football goalpost Pali to get people away from their screens
  34. Do-the-green-thing_brexitmeansohshit-poster_craig-oldham_itsnicethat Graphic Design Do The Green Thing attacks the Tories with Craig Oldham poster, Brexit means Oh Shit
  35. Spin_corpsreviver_lheureducocktail_05_itsnicethat_list Publication Spin designs abstract, painterly interpretation of 20s book, L’Heure du Cocktail / The Cocktail Hour
  36. Nicos-livesey_stevie-gee_adidas_here-to-create_itsnicethat-list Animation Adidas film by Nicos Livesey and Stevie Gee turns football match into high energy, "He-Man" inspired cartoon
  37. Arcade-fire-everything-now-video-sacred-egg_itsnicethat-list Film Arcade Fire unveils dystopian video for Everything Now directed by The Sacred Egg
  38. Sheila-levrant-de-bretteville-eyebolt-women-in-design_list Opinion Sheila Levrant de Bretteville on designing for community, and strength in numbers
  39. Jeremy-deller-installation-003-photo-credit-gareth-jones-gareth-jones_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous Liverpool marks 50 years since Sgt. Pepper with major commissions by Jeremy Deller and Judy Chicago
  40. Kahlil-joseph_maad_itsnicethat_list Film Kahlil Joseph to screen new short film inspired by Roy DeCarava at Tate Modern and New Museum
  41. Michael-driver_vintage-minis_itsnicethat_list Animation Michael Driver’s animation for Vintage Penguin Random House summarises 20 books
  42. Cao-fei_bmw-art-car_18_2017_itsnicethat Art Chinese artist Cao Fei follows Warhol, Lichtenstein and Hockney in designing BMW Art Car
  43. The-visitors-from-sirius-b-2-paolo-del-toro_-k.-scott-kreiderlistitsnicethat Sculpture The unnerving felt heads of sculptor Paolo Del Toro
  44. Eon_gorillaz_noah-harris_wcrs_itsnicethat_list Advertising Noah Harris directs 1000 solar-powered toys, and Gorillaz, in epic new ad for E.On
  45. Sebastian-curi_illustration_steppingintotheweekend Illustration Sebastian Curi creates messy, “imperfect” characters everyone can empathise with
  46. Michael-dudok-de-wit_red-turtle_studio-ghibli_list Animation Michaël Dudok de Wit on being Studio Ghibli’s first non-Japanese director for The Red Turtle
  47. Olimpia-zagnoli_-how-to-eat-spaghetti-like-a-lady_-2017_list Illustration Olimpia Zagnoli illustrates How to Eat Spaghetti Like a Lady
  48. Martin-parr_beach-therapy_rocket-gallery_list Photography Martin Parr zooms out for new series Beach Therapy
  49. Jony-ive_apple_rca_itsnicethat Miscellaneous Jony Ive replaces James Dyson as chancellor of the Royal College of Art
  50. Anime_architecture_house_of_illustration_itsnicethat_list Illustration Anime Architecture: the epic illustrated backdrops of Ghost in the Shell, Akira and Metropolis
  51. Nice-threads-mate-itsnicethat-list Art Nice Threads, Mate embroiders throwaway British culture in incredible detail
  52. Christoph-niemann_obama-foundation_itsnicethat-6list Animation Christoph Niemann’s animations for the Obama Foundation celebrate civic commitment
  53. Ian-dury-walthamstow-school-of-art Art Before the Blockheads: Ian Dury’s art school work, made under the tutelage of Peter Blake
  54. Hato_jean_jullien_under_dogs_itsnicethat14 Illustration Hato launches Jean Jullien’s latest book Under Dogs, an homage to our furry friends
  55. Susan-kare_courtesy-of-kareprints.com_california_design-museum_itsnicethat Graphic Design Inside Susan Kare’s sketchbooks are the makings of Mac’s graphic interfaces
  56. Elton-john-the-cut-rocket-man Film Winners for Elton John’s The Cut music video competition revealed
  57. Real-estate_craig-allen_stained-glass_colour-in-music-video_itsnicethat_list Animation Try out Real Estate’s colour-in music video for Stained Glass, directed by W+K's Craig Allen
  58. Robot-and-scarecrow_kibwe-tavares_itsnicethat_list Film Kibwe Tavares unveils short film Robot & Scarecrow produced by Michael Fassbender’s DMC Film
  59. Anna-ginsburg-dazed-get-registered-itsnicethat_list Animation Anna Ginsburg animates young Brits’ opinions on British politics for Dazed
  60. Parterre-de-rois-05_black_itsnicethat_black_cover_list Publication Parterre de Rois: the Black issue features Anish Kapoor and Nina Chanel Abney
  61. Reo_dron_beautyproject_stefan-sagmeister_itsnicethat Art Stefan Sagmeister speaks to It's Nice That about The Beauty Project
  62. Youtube-sans_bold Graphic Design YouTube releases its first own-brand font, YouTube Sans, inspired by the play button
  63. Turn-up_jon-burgerman_bite-the-ballot_jelly-london Miscellaneous Jon Burgerman and Adam Higton among artists to submit to #TurnUp voting campaign
  64. Sampha-shylight_list Publication Sampha works with Grace Wales Bonner, Jamie Reid and the Durimel twins on zine, Shy Light
  65. Rize-up-studio-output-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Output’s identity for voting campaign Rize Up “speaks from the language of resistance”
  66. Ibm-graphic-standards-manual-paul-rand-empire-editions_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Paul Rand’s IBM Graphic Standards Manual to be reissued
  67. Martin-parr-paul-smith_itsnicethat_list Fashion Martin Parr and Paul Smith collaborate on product range
  68. Vanda-illustration-awards-editorial_a_richard_allen_trump_wave_itsnicethat_list Illustration V&A Illustration Awards 2017 winners announced, with top prize going to Trump Wave
  69. Sutherland-studio_theartssociety_booklets_list Graphic Design Studio Sutherl& rebrands UK’s largest arts education charity, The Arts Society
  70. Miranda-tacchia-list Illustration After Disney, Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network, Miranda Tacchia’s characters found life on Instagram
  71. Guardian-university-guide_adam-avery_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous The Guardian UK University Guide 2018 is out, with illustrations by Adam Avery
  72. Deflat-kleiburg_nl-architects_xvw-architectuur_itsnicethat_list Architecture Amsterdam affordable residential “megablock” wins Mies van der Rohe prize for architecture
  73. 2.-count-musicstephen-chambers_heong-gallery-at-downing-college_-cambridge_itsnicethat_list2 Art Stephen Chambers’ portraits of the legendary Court of Redonda hint at a Brexit subtext
  74. Luke-scott_alien-covenant_itsnicethat_list Film Director Luke Scott, Ridley Scott’s son, on reinventing the movie trailer for Alien: Covenant
  75. Grand-matter_chris-clarke_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design The Guardian’s Chris Clarke on designing an expressive identity for agency Grand Matter
  76. J-w-anderson-disobedient-bodies-film-itsnicethat-list Film Disobedient Bodies short film reveals J. W. Anderson’s ideas for Hepworth Wakefield show
  77. Bankside_itsnicethat5 Illustration Peter Judson among five artists decorating London HQ of AMV BBDO, TBWA and others
  78. Tishk-barzanji-_solitude_list Illustration Kurdish illustrator Tishk Barzanji explores isolation and anxiety in his surrealist urban landscapes
  79. Paperstorm-moniker-mozilla-itsnicethat Digital Mozilla and Studio Moniker campaign for EU copyright law via digital “leaflet bomb”
  80. Pi-studios_i-was-there-when-house-took-over-the-world_itsnicethat_list Film Former i-D and Channel 4 exec launches documentary series on house music, directed by Jake Sumner