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. Yara-said_-refugee-nation--francisco-de-deus-photography-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Designs of the Year 2017 shortlist includes Wolfgang Tillmans’ Remain campaign, the Refugee flag and Me & EU
  2. Jason-chase-singularity-black-paint-worlds-blackest-black-itsnicethat-list-black-iron-ursa Miscellaneous Singularity Black joins the battle for the “world’s blackest black”, and is available to all artists
  3. Lamar-and-nik-shins-half-a-million-video-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation The Shins’ latest video by Lamar+Nik is made from 5,566 hand-cut, real stickers
  4. Heatherwick_garden_bridge_arup_itsnicethat7 Architecture Plans for Thomas Heatherwick’s Garden Bridge officially abandoned
  5. In-praise-of-shadows-michael-bodiam-andrew-stellitano-photography-itsnicethat_list Photography In Praise of Shadows photo and sculpture book celebrates the mystery of monochrome
  6. Jean-jullien-imagine-picture-book-john-lennon-amnesty-international-frances-lincoln-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jean Jullien illustrates John Lennon’s Imagine lyrics for a book “to inspire a world at peace”
  7. System-of-systems-publication-sos_james-bridle_flag-for-no-nations_1 Publication System of Systems book addresses the “messy” asylum seeking process in Europe
  8. Google-doodle-cey-adams-illustration-itsnicethat-list-large Illustration Cey Adams, iconic graffiti artist and founding creative director of Def Jam records, made today’s Google Doodle
  9. Robin-bell-trump-putin-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Robin Bell projects images of Putin on Trump Soho hotel in New York
  10. Eduardo-paolozzi-(1924-2005)-collage-elements-1952_-screen-printed-rayon_-david-whitehead-ltd-textiles-itsnicethat-list Art Textile designs by Hepworth, Paolozzi and Calder feature in new modernist show
  11. Reiko_matsuo_paintings_art_itsnicethat2 Art Surreal and comedic acrylic paintings by Reiko Matsuo “give people a little chuckle”
  12. Juno-calypso-topic-egg-freezing-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Juno Calypso “lampoons corporate medicine” in A Girl’s Guide to Egg-Freezing, for Topic
  13. Steve_mccurry_afghanistan_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Steve McCurry’s new Afghanistan tome records the country’s “war and grace”
  14. Patrick-sluiter-illustration-itsnicethat-list-tangled Illustration Patrick Sluiter’s soft-hued 3D figures exude quiet melancholy
  15. Parabella_4creative_blinkink_great_british_bake_off_trailer_itsnicethat13publication-itsnicethat-advertising Animation The Great British Bake Off trailer is a joyous all-singing, all-baked, stop-frame animation by Parabella
  16. Slawek-michalt-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Slawek Michalt’s graphic design is inspired by the sounds and ethos of jazz
  17. Jon-lawton-this-sucks-breastfeeding-film-itsnicethat-list Film This Sucks film addresses the public breastfeeding prejudice head-on
  18. Dixon-baxi-eurosport-olympics-branding-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils brand identity for Eurosport’s Olympics coverage, based on the podium
  19. Good-trouble-richard-turley-rod-stanley-listpublication-itsnicethat Publication Richard Turley and Rod Stanley discuss protest broadsheet, Good Trouble
  20. Alex-chinneck-six-pins-and-half-a-dozen-needles-art-itsnicethat-charles-emerson-list Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his first permanent artwork, Six pins and half a dozen needles
  21. Kati-szilagyi-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Meet illustrator Kati Szilagyi's empowered, funny and sassy female characters
  22. The-bomb-smriti-keshari-eric-schlosser%c2%a0kevin-ford-film-netflix-itsnicethat-list Film Netflix to premiere experimental nuclear film The Bomb, following Tribeca and Glastonbury screenings
  23. Evanmcohen-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Evan M. Cohen’s black-and-white comics address modern anxiety
  24. Alasdair-mclellan-margaret-howell-aw17-itsnicethat-list Photography Margaret Howell reveals latest collaboration with Alasdair McLellan for AW17 campaign
  25. Sam-bradley-absolute-bbh-kiss-with-pride-lgbtq-photography-advertising-itsnicethat Photography LGBTQ event at the Houses of Parliament exhibits Sam Bradley’s photos for Kiss With Pride
  26. Travis-henderson-tribute-video-itsnicethat Film Travis Peterson tribute single and video released to raise money for mental health charity
  27. Humanscale-manual-henry-dreyfuss-graphic-design-listitsnicethat Graphic Design Henry Dreyfuss’ Humanscale design manuals from 1974-81 to be reissued
  28. Emily-and-alice-stein-hold-me-closer-tiny-dancer-film-itsnicethat-list Film Hold Me Closer Tiny Dancer: the Stein sisters’ heart-warming film on child ballroom stars
  29. Rick_and_morty_art_director_james_mcdermott_sketchbook_illustration_animation_itsnicethat_list Animation “It’s a process of baby-making”: designing the horrific and hilarious multiverse of Rick and Morty
  30. Greg-barth-epic-fail-film-itsnicethat-list Film Greg Barth puts world peace to a public vote in satirical film, Epic Fail
  31. Courtesy-of-alice-cooper-andy-warhol-little-electric-chair Art Alice Cooper discovers original Andy Warhol silkscreen he’d forgotten about since the 70s
  32. Central-saint-martins Miscellaneous Applicants to UK arts and design university courses declines by over 14,000 this year
  33. Peter-judson-infection-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Peter Judson messes with depth perception in new personal project, Infection
  34. Createnyc-report-new-york-cultural-plan-news-itsnicethat Miscellaneous New York’s first “cultural plan” aims to make arts more diverse and affordable
  35. Josh-jones-pavement-licker-publication-itsnicethat-7-paulinsect_davidshrigley-list Publication David Shrigley, Banksy and Mr Bingo feature in Pavement Licker compendium
  36. Adam-wells-love-and-radio-itsnicethat-list Animation Adam Wells animates Love and Radio’s Dan Deacon interview through obtuse vignettes
  37. Jordy-van-den-nieuwendijk_colette_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous Colette, the trailblazer: creatives pay tribute to the iconic Parisian store and its legacy
  38. Mr-clean-advert-2011-gender-stereotypes-in-advertising-itsnicethat Advertising “Harmful” gender stereotypes in UK advertising to be more closely regulated
  39. Sky-sports-rebrand-nomad-sky-creative-itsnicethat-list_copy Graphic Design The Sky Sports rebrand features bespoke type and refined logos across nine channels
  40. Rick-and-morty-exquisite-corpse-trailer-itsnicethat-bendik-kaltenborn-list Animation Rick and Morty’s Exquisite Corpse trailer features 22 animators including Simon Landrein and Bendik Kaltenborn
  41. Petra_collins_selena_gomez_fetish_video_itsnicethat1 Film Petra Collins directs a soft focus Selena Gomez for Fetish video
  42. Citadel-festival-jennifer-heale-andrew-khosravani-artwork-animation-itsnicethat1 Animation How Citadel festival’s science and Redon-inspired artwork was made
  43. Andrew-rae-new-york-times-magazine-cover-trumplandia-itsnicethat-list Illustration Andrew Rae’s New York Times Mag brief was “Fear and Loathing in the time of Trump”
  44. Damien-weighill-daniel-cockrill-in-the-beginning-was-the-word-illustration-book-itsnicethat1 Illustration Poetry and illustration “ping pong” in Damien Weighill and Daniel Cockrill’s brilliant book
  45. Richard_russell_everything_is_recorded_close_but_not_quite_scott_wright_music_video_film_itsnicethat9 Film Behind the making of Richard Russell’s Close But Not Quite video
  46. Alice_mann_la_sape_photography_itsnicethat1 Photography Alice Mann photographs African men from London's La Sape
  47. Klaus_thymann_bjorn_borg_open_tennis_across_borders_us_mexico_film_itsnicethat3 Film Klaus Thymann films tennis match across the US / Mexico border for Bjorn Borg
  48. Nike_wieden_kennedy_knvb_netherlands_womens_football_team_lioness_crest_graphic_design_itsnicethat8 Graphic Design The Netherlands’ royal crest changes gender for national women’s football team kit by Nike
  49. Robert_beatty_brian_roettinger_olivia_bee_artwork_kesha_rainbow_graphic_design_itsnicethat Graphic Design Robert Beatty, Brian Roettinger and Olivia Bee created the artwork for Kesha’s new album, Rainbow
  50. Int_the_graduates_2017_ben_hutchings_list The Graduates 2017 Graphic designer Ben Hutchings on interstellar signals and isometric pasta packaging
  51. Int_the_graduates_2017_katy_wang_list The Graduates 2017 Animator Katy Wang uses beautifully subtle texture and timing in her emotive films
  52. Don't_panic_greenpeace_spongebob_squarepants_advertising_itsnicethat1 Advertising Don’t Panic’s campaign for Greenpeace enlists Spongebob Squarepants as an eco activist
  53. _list- Photography David Vintiner and Gem Fletcher portray the “transhumans” evolving humanity with tech
  54. Facebook-list Animation Johnny Kelly and Nous Vous animate a motley crew of abstract characters for Facebook
  55. Abba-exhibition-southbank-centre-london-itsnicethat Events Abba exhibition at Southbank Centre will chart the band’s rise in 70s Britain
  56. Daniel-buren-diamonds-and-circles-tottenham-court-road-hawkinsbrown-itsnicethat4 Art Daniel Buren says Tottenham Court Road tube station artwork is “a bubble of oxygen for the spirit”
  57. George_adams_elton_john_brand_visual_identity_graphic_design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Sir Elton John's new visual identity by graphic designer George Adams
  58. London-borough-of-culture-bob-and-roberta-smith-list-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Sadiq Khan launches London Borough of Culture initiative with £1 million prize
  59. Marrs-green-list Miscellaneous The World’s Favourite Colour winner announced as Marrs Green
  60. Alasdair_mclellan_raf_simons_the_xx_i_dare_you_music_video13 Film Raf Simons and Alasdair McLellan co-directed The xx’s new video
  61. Fx-goby-nexus-google-i-o-conference-idea-animation_listitsnicethat Animation Behind Fx Goby's opening animation for Google I/O, telling the cinematic journey of an idea
  62. Patrick-savile-v_a-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Patrick Savile’s dreamy designs draw from 70s airbrush art, Roger Dean and Turing patterns
  63. Annie-leibovitz-serena-williams-vanity-fair-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Annie Leibovitz photographs (almost) naked, pregnant Serena Williams for Vanity Fair cover
  64. Adham_faramawy-list_film_london_jarman_award_shortlist_2017_itsnicethat Film Shortlist announced for the Jarman Award, celebrating the UK’s moving image artists
  65. Mario_testino_vogue_netherlands_art_special_itsnicethat4 Photography Mario Testino guest edits Vogue Netherlands Art Special with Rijksmuseum archive
  66. Loyalkaspar-syfy_channel_rebrand_graphic_design_itsnicethat4 Graphic Design The Syfy channel rebrand by Loyalkaspar is tied together with bold, bespoke typography
  67. Pigalle-ill-studio-nike-duperre-basketball-court-2017-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Pigalle, Ill-Studio and Nike have redesigned the Paris Duperré basketball court
  68. Counter_press-bibendum-visual-identity-graphic_design-itsnicethat4 Graphic Design The Counter Press rebrands Conran’s restaurant Bibendum based on its art nouveau home
  69. Hollie-fernando-list Photography From Lemon Twigs to Laura Marling: Hollie Fernando’s painterly photography folio
  70. Noma_bar_biker_mercedes-benz_animation_itsnicethat_list Animation Noma Bar animates a tongue twister for Mercedes-Benz’ series on road safety
  71. James-joyce-shangri-la-glastonbury-truth-smile_list-illustration-itsnicethat Graphic Design James Joyce’s political billboards for Glastonbury’s Shangri-La Truth stage
  72. 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”
  73. Wcrs-pride-in-london-love-happens-here_list Illustration Pride in London launches mammoth campaign by WCRS, Love Happens Here
  74. Rca_itsnicethat Fashion Burberry Foundation awards £3 million to RCA for material futures research
  75. 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”
  76. Josh-mckenna-instagram-sticker-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger on how to stand out
  77. Phyllida-barlow-folly-british-pavilion-venice-2017-ruth-clark-itsnicethat Art Women outnumber men at art school, yet underrepresented in industry, finds report
  78. 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
  79. Sam-lyon_itsnicethat Illustration Weird, slimy faces and a mosquito man for Maynards, from Sam Lyon
  80. Buzzfeed_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous The Buzzfeed redesign: UK art director Tim Lane talks us through his seven-month overhaul