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. Type_directors_club_beatrice_ward_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type Directors Club and Monotype announce US scholarship for female students
  2. A-trak_its_nice_that_5 Graphic Design DIA explores conceptual typography for A-Trak's In The Loop boxset
  3. 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
  4. Elbphilharmonie_its_nice_that_thies_raetzke Architecture Herzog and De Meuron’s Elbphilarmonie €798 million concert hall to officially open in Hamburg
  5. Lmna_la_mad_its_nice_that_li Architecture George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art to be constructed in Los Angeles
  6. Wolff_olins_dotdot_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Wolff Olins and zigbee launch the “first open-source brand for the Internet of Things”
  7. Daniel_reed_kong_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Daniel Reed’s new typeface is inspired by the Chinese word “Kong”
  8. Alexander_chekmenev_passport_its_nice_that Photography Alexander Chekmenev’s compelling photographs of elderly citizens in the newly independent Ukraine
  9. _gordopelota_its_nice_thatelcapitan_1420 Art Artist Martin Gordopelota captures the passion for amateur football in Argentina
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Otw17_724x4745 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: publication MacGuffin
  13. Otw17_724x4748 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: graphic designer Nejc Prah
  14. Thank-you Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: Thank You
  15. Becky_n_joe Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: filmmakers Becky and Joe
  16. Aurelio_sanchez_sfiw_its_nice_that_7 Graphic Design Aurelio Sanchez’s minimal identity for SIW inspired by brutalism
  17. Tim_lahan_rocks_its_nice_that_li Illustration Tim Lahan: "I gravitate toward the rocks because they feel so certain and immovable"
  18. Jonathan_barnbrook Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: graphic designer Jonathan Barnbrook
  19. Pp_on_tour_list2 Printed Pages On Tour Printed Pages on Tour: highlights from Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham
  20. Int_bas_princen_cover Photography New Bas Princen monograph explores The Construction of an Image
  21. Folder_studio_2pac_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Folder Studio creates an evolving archive documenting the life of 2Pac
  22. Dafi_kuhne_true_print_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design True Print: the work of Swiss designer Dafi Kühne catalogued in fantastic new monograph
  23. Cedric_price_works_its_nice_that_5_wd-list Publication A forward-minded retrospective: behind the design of the massive Cedric Price monograph
  24. Shukyu_identity_its_nice_that_7 Publication Robots, rules and corporate identity: inside issue three of Japanese football magazine Shukyu
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. Alex_chinneck_kings_cross_its_nice_that Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his festive sculpture in London’s King’s Cross
  28. Design_museum_its_nice_that_daylight_wheel__2011__hella_jongerius_-_photo_credit_-_roel_van_tour Exhibitions London’s Design Museum announces 2017 exhibition programme
  29. Fred_perry_john_cooper_clarke_its_nice_that_li Advertising John Cooper Clarke and Modern Construct collaborate for Fred Perry’s Annual Traditions
  30. Pirelli_calendar_2017_its_nice_that3 Photography Peter Lindbergh photographs female stars for the new Pirelli Calendar
  31. Zaha_hadid_brit_award_its_nice_that Miscellaneous 2017 Brit Awards statues designed by the late Zaha Hadid unveiled
  32. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google launch inaugural Design Census
  33. Odiseo_vol_9_its_nice_that_li Publication Erotic journal Odiseo explores laughter and loathing in its ninth volume (NSFW)
  34. Stack_awards_winners_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Stack announces winners of its independent magazine awards
  35. Diamond_dogs_its_nice_that_list Photography Diamond Dogs catalogues the 80s underground scene in Naples
  36. Advanced_web_tips Submit Saturdays Submit Saturdays: Advanced Web Tips
  37. Barbican_commission_numina_by_zarah_hussain_its_nice_that_ Miscellaneous Barbican announces an open call for artists asking “What’s going on here, then?”
  38. Detroit_house_of_art_its_nice_that_hero Art Vestiges: three invited artists live and find inspiration in the defiant city of Detroit
  39. Mergers_and_acquisitions_tenugui_ellery_its_nice_that_li Publication Jonathan Ellery designs Tenugui that explore political and religious juxtapositions
  40. Unicef_climate_change_its_nice_that Illustration Unicef utilises the talents of an international roster of illustrators to raise awareness of air pollution
  41. Wesley_willis_trucks_its_nice_that_3 Art Swiss publishing houses Nieves and Rollo release zine archiving Wesley Willis’ Truck drawings
  42. John_maclean_hometowns_its_nice_that_li Publication Photographer John MacLean takes a close look at the hometowns of his artistic heroes
  43. Alex_john_beck_case_mods_its_nice_that_10 Photography Revved-up computer hardware: Alex John Beck takes us to a LAN party
  44. 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
  45. Karl_toomey_its_nice_that_fb_cover Publication Karl Toomey’s new book investigates whether large businesses have a sense of humour
  46. 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
  47. %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
  48. Bitmap-brothers-book-its-nice-that Publication Work by pioneers of the Britsoft movement, Bitmap Brothers, documented in a new book
  49. Jesse-kassel-mixed-composition_its_nice_that Art Artist Jesse Kassel finds inspiration in abandoned and stolen vehicles
  50. A%cc%80-l'ame%cc%81ricaine---romain-baro-26_list Photography Romain Baro photographs the cheerleaders of suburban France
  51. 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
  52. Unhcr_giles_duley_its_nice_that_li Photography Massive Attack and photographer Giles Duley collaborate to show solidarity with refugees
  53. Yukai_du_bliink_its_nice_that Illustration Yukai Du creates a new set of dents for animation company Bliink
  54. Zaza_bertrand_japanese_whispers_its_nice_that_4 Photography Photographer Zaza Bertrand takes a look inside the Japanese love hotels
  55. Meerrors_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Photographer Leonardo Magrelli reveals what the mirror sees when no one is present
  56. Its_nice_that_comic_con_louis_porter_list Miscellanous Convention for the unconventional: a day out at Comic Con London
  57. 00_list_option_1 Illustration Between creation and destruction: the art of storytelling by Oliver Jeffers
  58. Fabian_fohrer_its_nice_that__sneak-specimen Graphic Design Fabian Fohrer’s work is “a typographic bridge between order and disorder”
  59. Jamie_johnson_its_nice_that__tunnels_2 Art Artist and illustrator Jamie Johnson's gently surreal compositions
  60. Don_mccullin_its_nice_that__three_books Photography Irreconcilable Truths: a 1500-page survey of legendary photographer Don McCullin’s work
  61. Christoph_nieman_sunday_sketching_list_image_its_nice_that Publication "It was strangely liberating" – Christoph Niemann on creating his new book Sunday Sketching
  62. Aotpp_its_nice_that_li Art Jon Burgerman, James Joyce, Studio Moross and more create new work for The Art of Ping Pong
  63. Bompass_and_parr_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Bompas & Parr explores the strange world of sploshing (NSFW)
  64. Grey_london_move_closer_its_nice_that_lii Advertising Grey London empties London in a new film for Bose
  65. Working_not_working_its_nice_that_li Miscellaneous Working Not Working reveals the top 50 companies creatives would kill to work for
  66. Cdec_cc_its_nice_that_8 Publication Córdova Canillas seek inspiration between nostalgia and obsolescence for Spanish Advertising Annual
  67. Bureau_mirko_borsche_opera_its_nice_that_13 Graphic Design Bureau Mirko Borsche creates a crisp, type-led campaign for the Bavarian State Opera
  68. Luncheon_2_-_stranger_than_paradise_3_its_nice_that Photography Jack Davison shoots a surreal dinner party for Luncheon magazine
  69. Ektra_kodak_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Kodak unveils the Ektra: its first ever smartphone
  70. Pollen_it's_nice_that_1 Publication Issue two of Pollen magazine explores this “creaturely life”
  71. Celement_pascal_sthfar_its_nice_that_18 Photography Photographer Clément Pascal reveals Strange Things Happen for a Reason
  72. Sean_ross_heavy_metal_tech_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Enter Brandman: Sean Ross reimagines tech companies as heavy metal albums
  73. Spin_collect_its_nice_that_8 Graphic Design Spin challenges preconceptions about craft with a new identity for Collect
  74. Gavin_turk_lage_door_its_nice_that_3 Art Artist Gavin Turk unveils L’Age d’Or sculpture in London
  75. Clay_rodriguez_san_gennaro_its_nice_that_16 Photography Clay Rodriguez photographs revellers at the Feast of San Gennaro
  76. Art_on_a_postcard_its_nice_that_222 Art Grayson Perry, Gilbert & George, Oliver Jeffers and more donate work for secret auction
  77. Offset_sheffield_its_nice_that_li_ Graphic Design Offset commissions local graduates to design a colourful campaign for its northern event
  78. Triboro_sauvage_menubacksides__its_nice_that Graphic Design Triboro uses cutouts to create a punchy identity for Sauvage
  79. Typographic_circle_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Typographic Circle celebrates its 40th anniversary with a new identity and London exhibition
  80. Benedict_redgrove_hero_its_nice_that Photography Past and Present Dreams of the Future: Benedict Redgrove chronicles Nasa