Owen Pritchard

Owen joined It’s Nice That as Editor in November of 2015 leading and overseeing all editorial content across online, print and the events programme. After training as an architect he started working in journalism in 2009. Owen has previously held editorial roles at Blueprint, Icon and the Architects’ Journal.

  1. Laura_prim_its_nice_that_08-newyear-card-2016-2015 Graphic Design The reductive and exacting work of graphic designer Laura Prim
  2. Chris_gautschi_its_nice_that_qsgl_affiche Graphic Design Graphic designer Chris Gautschi finds inspiration in type, architecture and alchemy
  3. Ingo_giezendanner_its_nice_that_16 Illustration Ingo Giezendanner’s new book asks: What are the similarities are between books and trees?
  4. Tyler_comrie_list_its_nice_that Graphic Design Tyler Comrie's considered and communicative book covers and editorial illustration
  5. Jeroen_peters_its_nice_that_1-1_copy Photography Jeroen Peter’s clean and minimalist architectural photography
  6. Its_nice_that_logo_jobs Miscellaneous It’s Nice That is hiring: Junior Project Coordinator
  7. Ten_metre_tower_its_nice_that_9 Film Ten Meter Tower: Maximilian Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson’s tense film captures hesitant divers
  8. George_graves_pool-personalwork_int Illustration The art inspired creations of Bristol-based George Greaves
  9. Brandopus_carling_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design Carling lager rebrands with a new simplified identity
  10. Noblenorse_its_nice_that_3 Graphic Design The forthright and assured work of Hamburg’s NobleNorse Studio
  11. Sacred_egg_mail_chimp_its_nice_that__3 Advertising Directors The Sacred Egg on creating surreal and vivid ads for MailChimp
  12. Harry_borden_survivor_its_nice_that_4 Photography Harry Borden’s intimate portraits of survivors of the Holocaust
  13. Snask_kaibosh_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design Snask designs a new identity for Norwegian eyewear company Kaibosh
  14. Animade_kk_cm_its_nice_that_9 Animation Animade and KK Outlet create an interactive A-Z of modern London
  15. Blinkink_its_nice_that_li1 Graphic Design Animation specialist Blinkink unveils a Chimera-inspired rebrand designed by Sam Dunn
  16. The_exposed_magazine_its_nice_that_li Publication Interactive magazine The Exposed searches for utopia in issue two
  17. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_3 Photography The Saatchi Gallery launches search for the most creative selfies from around the world
  18. Buffalo_zine_shannon_sj_its_nice_that_li Fashion Buffalo Zine, Christopher Shannon and Slam Jam collaborate on a new capsule collection
  19. Lso_the_partners_list_image_its_nice_that Graphic Design The Partners unveil identity for LSO formed by tracking the conductor’s movement
  20. Abstract_art_of_design_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Netflix launches new documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design with a stellar lineup
  21. Japanese_toilet_icons_its_nice_that Graphic Design Japanese toilet industry agrees to standardise bidet control pictograms on toilets
  22. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google’s Design Census reveals US industry's wages, hours and qualifications
  23. Grafton_architects_its_nice_that Architecture Irish practice Grafton Architects to curate 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
  24. Interbrand_juventus_rebrand_its_nice_that Graphic Design Juventus football club given a new identity by Interbrand
  25. Mico_toledo_standing_rock_its_nice_that_li Photography Photographer Mico Toledo documents the defiant protestors of Standing Rock
  26. Design_museum_cartlidge_levene_int_9 Miscellaneous The Design Museum announces call for entries for Designers in Residence 2017
  27. Dixon_baxi_history_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils global rebrand of the History Channel for A+E Networks
  28. Type_directors_club_beatrice_ward_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type Directors Club and Monotype announce US scholarship for female students
  29. A-trak_its_nice_that_5 Graphic Design DIA explores conceptual typography for A-Trak's In The Loop boxset
  30. David_uzochukwu_fka_twigs_nike_its_nice_that_2 Advertising FKA twigs teams up with 17 year old photographer David Uzochukwu for new Nike campaign
  31. Elbphilharmonie_its_nice_that_thies_raetzke Architecture Herzog and De Meuron’s Elbphilarmonie €798 million concert hall to officially open in Hamburg
  32. Lmna_la_mad_its_nice_that_li Architecture George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art to be constructed in Los Angeles
  33. Wolff_olins_dotdot_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Wolff Olins and zigbee launch the “first open-source brand for the Internet of Things”
  34. Daniel_reed_kong_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Daniel Reed’s new typeface is inspired by the Chinese word “Kong”
  35. Alexander_chekmenev_passport_its_nice_that Photography Alexander Chekmenev’s compelling photographs of elderly citizens in the newly independent Ukraine
  36. _gordopelota_its_nice_thatelcapitan_1420 Art Artist Martin Gordopelota captures the passion for amateur football in Argentina
  37. Joe_odonnell_geezer_its_nice_that_li Illustration Don’t Mug Yourself: Joe O’Donnell turns The Street’s debut into a choose your own adventure
  38. Tate_harmer_scout_museum_its_nice_that_8 Architecture Designs for The Scout Association’s new heritage and visitor centre inspired by a colourful “big tent” revealed
  39. Otw17_724x4745 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: publication MacGuffin
  40. Otw17_724x4748 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: graphic designer Nejc Prah
  41. Thank-you Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: Thank You
  42. Becky_n_joe Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: filmmakers Becky and Joe
  43. Aurelio_sanchez_sfiw_its_nice_that_7 Graphic Design Aurelio Sanchez’s minimal identity for SIW inspired by brutalism
  44. Tim_lahan_rocks_its_nice_that_li Illustration Tim Lahan: "I gravitate toward the rocks because they feel so certain and immovable"
  45. Jonathan_barnbrook Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: graphic designer Jonathan Barnbrook
  46. Pp_on_tour_list2 Printed Pages On Tour Printed Pages on Tour: highlights from Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham
  47. Int_bas_princen_cover Photography New Bas Princen monograph explores The Construction of an Image
  48. Folder_studio_2pac_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Folder Studio creates an evolving archive documenting the life of 2Pac
  49. Dafi_kuhne_true_print_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design True Print: the work of Swiss designer Dafi Kühne catalogued in fantastic new monograph
  50. Cedric_price_works_its_nice_that_5_wd-list Publication A forward-minded retrospective: behind the design of the massive Cedric Price monograph
  51. Shukyu_identity_its_nice_that_7 Publication Robots, rules and corporate identity: inside issue three of Japanese football magazine Shukyu
  52. Nadav_kander_amvbbdo_highways_england_its_nice_that_li Film Nadav Kander directs a powerful new ad highlighting the danger of driving in the rain
  53. Rio-2016-refugee-team-flag-installation-1-(c)-victoria-and-albert-museum_-london_list Miscellaneous V&A acquires the burkini, the Refugee Olympic flag and a Vote Leave leaflet for its permanent collection
  54. Alex_chinneck_kings_cross_its_nice_that Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his festive sculpture in London’s King’s Cross
  55. Design_museum_its_nice_that_daylight_wheel__2011__hella_jongerius_-_photo_credit_-_roel_van_tour Exhibitions London’s Design Museum announces 2017 exhibition programme
  56. Fred_perry_john_cooper_clarke_its_nice_that_li Advertising John Cooper Clarke and Modern Construct collaborate for Fred Perry’s Annual Traditions
  57. Pirelli_calendar_2017_its_nice_that3 Photography Peter Lindbergh photographs female stars for the new Pirelli Calendar
  58. Zaha_hadid_brit_award_its_nice_that Miscellaneous 2017 Brit Awards statues designed by the late Zaha Hadid unveiled
  59. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google launch inaugural Design Census
  60. Odiseo_vol_9_its_nice_that_li Publication Erotic journal Odiseo explores laughter and loathing in its ninth volume (NSFW)
  61. Stack_awards_winners_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Stack announces winners of its independent magazine awards
  62. Diamond_dogs_its_nice_that_list Photography Diamond Dogs catalogues the 80s underground scene in Naples
  63. Advanced_web_tips Submit Saturdays Submit Saturdays: Advanced Web Tips
  64. Barbican_commission_numina_by_zarah_hussain_its_nice_that_ Miscellaneous Barbican announces an open call for artists asking “What’s going on here, then?”
  65. Detroit_house_of_art_its_nice_that_hero Art Vestiges: three invited artists live and find inspiration in the defiant city of Detroit
  66. Mergers_and_acquisitions_tenugui_ellery_its_nice_that_li Publication Jonathan Ellery designs Tenugui that explore political and religious juxtapositions
  67. Unicef_climate_change_its_nice_that Illustration Unicef utilises the talents of an international roster of illustrators to raise awareness of air pollution
  68. Wesley_willis_trucks_its_nice_that_3 Art Swiss publishing houses Nieves and Rollo release zine archiving Wesley Willis’ Truck drawings
  69. John_maclean_hometowns_its_nice_that_li Publication Photographer John MacLean takes a close look at the hometowns of his artistic heroes
  70. Alex_john_beck_case_mods_its_nice_that_10 Photography Revved-up computer hardware: Alex John Beck takes us to a LAN party
  71. British_rail_designed_theo_inglis_it's_nice_that_1 Publication British Rail Designed: 1948-97 follows the evolution of the brand in all its forms
  72. Karl_toomey_its_nice_that_fb_cover Publication Karl Toomey’s new book investigates whether large businesses have a sense of humour
  73. Detroit_after_dark_its_nice_that_ford_river__supermoon_sewer_slam__2014 Photography A new exhibition explores the sights and activity of Detroit after Dark
  74. %c2%a9_rogerfitzgerald_article_25_its_nice_that Architecture Article 25 to auction 100 new artworks by leading architects including Zaha Hadid and Richard Meier
  75. Bitmap-brothers-book-its-nice-that Publication Work by pioneers of the Britsoft movement, Bitmap Brothers, documented in a new book
  76. Jesse-kassel-mixed-composition_its_nice_that Art Artist Jesse Kassel finds inspiration in abandoned and stolen vehicles
  77. A%cc%80-l'ame%cc%81ricaine---romain-baro-26_list Photography Romain Baro photographs the cheerleaders of suburban France
  78. Overview_(c)_mrc_and_leo_villareal_and_lifschutz_davidson_sandilands_its_nice_that_li Architecture Leading artists and architects unveil proposals to light up London’s bridges
  79. Unhcr_giles_duley_its_nice_that_li Photography Massive Attack and photographer Giles Duley collaborate to show solidarity with refugees
  80. Yukai_du_bliink_its_nice_that Illustration Yukai Du creates a new set of dents for animation company Bliink