Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 and became a staff writer in October 2016. She graduated from Chelsea College of art with a degree in Graphic Design Communication and has previously worked at Rough Trade. Lucy is particularly interested in graphic design, typography and illustration. Contact her if you have a suggestion for the It’s Nice That Friday Mixtape.

  1. Sharp_type_list Graphic Design Sharp Type releases new charitable font Respira for Earth Day
  2. Jungles_in_paris_lucky_me_list Film Exclusive: Jungles in Paris collaborate with record label LuckyMe on short film St Remy
  3. Louis_quail_its_nice_that_list Photography The daily grind: Louis Quail’s photographs of fascinatingly mundane offices
  4. Peter_blake_list Miscellaneous Peter Blake’s biggest artwork to date available to win in competition
  5. Sj_p Graphic Design Daniél Niederkofler’s talks through his dancing designs for Italian club night Soul Juice
  6. Wang_sodestrom_list_int Miscellaneous Wang & Söderström create a tangible but hyperreal version of reality 
  7. Angela_dalinger_list Illustration Angela Dalinger’s paintings add an acrylic sheen to daily life
  8. Lonneke_list Photography Photographer Lonneke van der Palen's mathematical but magical approach to still life
  9. Daniel_lima_int_list Illustration Architect’s draftsman turned illustrator: Daniel Lima’s colourful version of reality
  10. Y_r_wine_bottle_list Advertising Y&R Russia designs wine bottle displaying the repercussions of irresponsible drinking
  11. Mamma_andersson_list Publication Mamma Andersson’s new book of “dreamlike and expressive” compositions
  12. List Illustration Dive into illustrator Conxita Herrero's vividly brilliant world
  13. Kelsey_wrotten_int_list Illustration Kelsey Wroten’s tangible illustrations bursting with energy 
  14. Peter_coffin_int_list Publication Imaginary Concerts curates whimsical and humorous gig line-ups from 75 artists
  15. Wellcome_collection_list_int Exhibition Upcoming Wellcome Collection exhibition asks: Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?
  16. Fm_12 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Camille Potte’s interprets Neutral Milk Hotel
  17. Actual_source_int_list Miscellaneous Actual Source: the multifaceted and multi-format publisher
  18. Cordova_canillas_fuet_list Publication Fuet’s fourth issue shows Córdova Canillas’ cleverly candid design
  19. Max_int_list Photography Can’t stop, won’t stop: New work from Max Siedentopf
  20. Claire_milbrath_int_list Art The wonky but lovely perspective of Editorial Mag editor Claire Milbrath’s paintings
  21. Jonathanniclauslist Illustration Jonathan Niclaus illustrates the light shining through Antti Lovag’s architecture
  22. Grillitypelistint Graphic Design The epitome of Swiss style: Grilli Type refreshes GT Walsheim
  23. Tateexchangelist Exhibition The Freelands Foundation occupies the Tate Exchange asking, “What is an Art Teacher?”
  24. Scandebergslist Photography Cinematic portraiture and landscapes from creative duo, Scandebergs
  25. Nadiahernandezintlist Art Nadia Hernandez’s collage works display Venezuelan folklore and a charming tactility
  26. Jacquemus Exhibition Jacquemus announces Marseille J'Taime, an exhibition, public fashion show and book
  27. Thingslist Things Springing into action it's March's Things!
  28. Masonlondon Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Boiler Room designer Mason London's super laid-back mix
  29. Ineslongeviallist Art Inès Longevial’s deliciously rich geometric paintings
  30. Richardellisintlist Illustration Illustrator Richard Ellis’ joyfully large-breasted and bare-bottomed characters
  31. Toddselbyexhibitionlist Exhibition Todd Selby's first solo museum show, The Selby’s House, to take place in Seoul
  32. Bengrandgenettlistint Graphic Design From admirer to employee: The New York Times Magazine designer Ben Grandgenett 
  33. Rufusnewelllistint Illustration Rufus Newell uses curves and scribbles to depict Greek gods and heroes
  34. Robbaileylistint Illustration Rob Bailey talks through creating over 40 posters for London Underground
  35. Raffirenielistint Graphic Design Swiss creative agency Raffinerie displays expertise in graphic and type design
  36. Intpodcastmoneylist It's Nice That Podcast The It’s Nice That Podcast: Discussing the form and function of money
  37. Simoneeleslistint Photography Simon Eeles’ photographic series is “a tender and wry postcard” from Australia
  38. Maximoparklist Film Maximo Park releases new video and exclusive behind the scenes imagery
  39. Fantalist Graphic Design Fanta reveals rebrand by Koto and "industry first" asymmetrical bottle redesign
  40. Tinariwen Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Grammy award-winning Tinariwen curates a genre-crossing mix
  41. Avauntlistint Photography Christoffer Rudquist captures the epic inner workings of Tokyo’s drains for Avaunt
  42. List_720 Publication A creative composite of illustration: ten years of Christoph Ruckhäberle’s Lubok
  43. Paulascheruniteditionsint Publication Unit Editions’ upcoming book on the unparalleled work of Paula Scher
  44. Carlindiazlistint Illustration Carlín Díaz expands his practice to psychedelic paintings and animations
  45. Anothermanss17int Publication Another Man reveals Sonic Universe covers by Elizabeth Peyton and Alasdair McLellan
  46. Atelierbrendaintlist Graphic Design Atelier Brenda: the alter ego of three female designers you need to get to know
  47. Archivio_garghetti_-_warhol_andy_-_ultima_cena_-_palazzo_delle_stelline_-_1987_-_021 Exhibition Andy Warhol’s final work revisits Milan 30 years since its debut
  48. Me_eulist Graphic Design Me & EU project will send creative postcards across Europe on trigger date of Article 50
  49. Macguffin-edenspiekermannintlist Publication MacGuffin announces collaboration with Erik Spiekermann's creative agency
  50. List-img00 Animation Antonio Vicentini’s School of Life animation displays the result of emailing a creative you admire
  51. 02-33 Graphic Design Benoit Canaud’s sophisticated, experimental and conceptual graphic design
  52. Mixtape_template_s-p-day Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Club Céilí spins surprise gems from Ireland for St. Patrick's day
  53. Rj_subway_2016_02 Graphic Design Studio Michael Satter’s sophisticatedly simple graphic design portfolio
  54. Profile Film Barbara Anastacio, the enviable director behind the lens of My Apartamento
  55. Isabellefeliuintlist Illustration Isabelle Feliu's illustrations show "the fun and easy-going side of fashion"
  56. Villalobos Publication Graphic design gems: Chicago gang business cards from the 1970s and 80s
  57. I-dswipecastawardslistint Publication i-D and Fucking Young! win magazine covers of the year at Swipecast awards
  58. Willsandersintlist Photography Take a break from the grey news with Will Sanders' new book, Full Colour
  59. Atozakka_charlottetrounce_z_small Illustration Charlotte Trounce champions everyday objects and design classics in new book, A to Zakka
  60. Hadrienlopezintlist Graphic Design Hadrien Lopez's graphic design spans the influence of art and architecture
  61. Andyrementerlist Illustration Good Morning: Andy Rementer’s got a brand new zine
  62. 10 Photography Alba Yruela's natural photography full of light and female forms (NSFW-ish)
  63. Unnamed Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: So Young magazine curates a playlist inspired by the south London scene
  64. Carolinetompkinsintlist Photography “A beautiful day for butts”: Caroline Tompkins on her new series for The Fader (NSFW)
  65. Marialist Illustration Maria Ramos’ illustrations will have you smiling ear to ear
  66. Hero2 International Women's Day “They trust us on the art desk”: Buzzfeed’s prolific in-house illustrator Rebecca Hendin
  67. Mixtape_iwd International Women's Day International Women's Day Mixtape: Deep Throat Choir
  68. Bot_party_(c)_phoenix_perry International Women's Day Games designer Phoenix Perry on coding in a male dominated industry
  69. Abphoto International Women's Day Gung-ho women: Visual Editions discuss sisterhood and motherhood in creativity
  70. Seblist Illustration Discover the tactile and tangible quality of Seb Ikso Agresti's illustrations
  71. Lamppost Graphic Design Graphic designer Jacob Grønbech Jensen’s portfolio of tasty accuracy
  72. Tsijissmilist Illustration Tsjisse Talsma's stylistically swift illustrations inspired by his travels
  73. Velvetyne_720 Graphic Design Velvetyne creates first open-source font between a type designer and band
  74. Studiofeixenlist Graphic Design Studio Feixen creates an interactive, digital poster of musical surprise
  75. Bob_and_roberta_smith__folkestone_is_an_art_school__2017 Art David Shrigley, Antony Gormley and Bob and Roberta Smith to take part in Folkestone Triennial
  76. Unnamed-1 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Bendik Kaltenborn takes us back to the 80s
  77. Thirstlist Graphic Design Studio Thirst visualises taste for American brewery Commonwealth
  78. Brutalistmaplist Photography The brilliant brutalist architecture of Paris celebrated in new map
  79. Robertottolist Art Robert Otto Epstein's paintings of celebrity Google image search results
  80. Designcanadalist Film Canada’s untold design history to be celebrated in Design Canada documentary