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. 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
  2. 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
  3. Alex_chinneck_kings_cross_its_nice_that Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his festive sculpture in London’s King’s Cross
  4. Design_museum_its_nice_that_daylight_wheel__2011__hella_jongerius_-_photo_credit_-_roel_van_tour Exhibitions London’s Design Museum announces 2017 exhibition programme
  5. Fred_perry_john_cooper_clarke_its_nice_that_li Advertising John Cooper Clarke and Modern Construct collaborate for Fred Perry’s Annual Traditions
  6. Pirelli_calendar_2017_its_nice_that3 Photography Peter Lindbergh photographs female stars for the new Pirelli Calendar
  7. Zaha_hadid_brit_award_its_nice_that Miscellaneous 2017 Brit Awards statues designed by the late Zaha Hadid unveiled
  8. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google launch inaugural Design Census
  9. Odiseo_vol_9_its_nice_that_li Publication Erotic journal Odiseo explores laughter and loathing in its ninth volume (NSFW)
  10. Stack_awards_winners_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Stack announces winners of its independent magazine awards
  11. Diamond_dogs_its_nice_that_list Photography Diamond Dogs catalogues the 80s underground scene in Naples
  12. Advanced_web_tips Submit Saturdays Submit Saturdays: Advanced Web Tips
  13. Barbican_commission_numina_by_zarah_hussain_its_nice_that_ Miscellaneous Barbican announces an open call for artists asking “What’s going on here, then?”
  14. Detroit_house_of_art_its_nice_that_hero Art Vestiges: three invited artists live and find inspiration in the defiant city of Detroit
  15. Mergers_and_acquisitions_tenugui_ellery_its_nice_that_li Publication Jonathan Ellery designs Tenugui that explore political and religious juxtapositions
  16. Unicef_climate_change_its_nice_that Illustration Unicef utilises the talents of an international roster of illustrators to raise awareness of air pollution
  17. Wesley_willis_trucks_its_nice_that_3 Art Swiss publishing houses Nieves and Rollo release zine archiving Wesley Willis’ Truck drawings
  18. John_maclean_hometowns_its_nice_that_li Publication Photographer John MacLean takes a close look at the hometowns of his artistic heroes
  19. Alex_john_beck_case_mods_its_nice_that_10 Photography Revved-up computer hardware: Alex John Beck takes us to a LAN party
  20. 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
  21. Karl_toomey_its_nice_that_fb_cover Publication Karl Toomey’s new book investigates whether large businesses have a sense of humour
  22. 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
  23. %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
  24. Bitmap-brothers-book-its-nice-that Publication Work by pioneers of the Britsoft movement, Bitmap Brothers, documented in a new book
  25. Jesse-kassel-mixed-composition_its_nice_that Art Artist Jesse Kassel finds inspiration in abandoned and stolen vehicles
  26. A%cc%80-l'ame%cc%81ricaine---romain-baro-26_list Photography Romain Baro photographs the cheerleaders of suburban France
  27. 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
  28. Unhcr_giles_duley_its_nice_that_li Photography Massive Attack and photographer Giles Duley collaborate to show solidarity with refugees
  29. Yukai_du_bliink_its_nice_that Illustration Yukai Du creates a new set of dents for animation company Bliink
  30. Zaza_bertrand_japanese_whispers_its_nice_that_4 Photography Photographer Zaza Bertrand takes a look inside the Japanese love hotels
  31. Meerrors_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Photographer Leonardo Magrelli reveals what the mirror sees when no one is present
  32. Its_nice_that_comic_con_louis_porter_list Miscellanous Convention for the unconventional: a day out at Comic Con London
  33. 00_list_option_1 Illustration Between creation and destruction: the art of storytelling by Oliver Jeffers
  34. Fabian_fohrer_its_nice_that__sneak-specimen Graphic Design Fabian Fohrer’s work is “a typographic bridge between order and disorder”
  35. Jamie_johnson_its_nice_that__tunnels_2 Art Artist and illustrator Jamie Johnson's gently surreal compositions
  36. Don_mccullin_its_nice_that__three_books Photography Irreconcilable Truths: a 1500-page survey of legendary photographer Don McCullin’s work
  37. Christoph_nieman_sunday_sketching_list_image_its_nice_that Publication "It was strangely liberating" – Christoph Niemann on creating his new book Sunday Sketching
  38. Aotpp_its_nice_that_li Art Jon Burgerman, James Joyce, Studio Moross and more create new work for The Art of Ping Pong
  39. Bompass_and_parr_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Bompas & Parr explores the strange world of sploshing (NSFW)
  40. Grey_london_move_closer_its_nice_that_lii Advertising Grey London empties London in a new film for Bose
  41. Working_not_working_its_nice_that_li Miscellaneous Working Not Working reveals the top 50 companies creatives would kill to work for
  42. Cdec_cc_its_nice_that_8 Publication Córdova Canillas seek inspiration between nostalgia and obsolescence for Spanish Advertising Annual
  43. Bureau_mirko_borsche_opera_its_nice_that_13 Graphic Design Bureau Mirko Borsche creates a crisp, type-led campaign for the Bavarian State Opera
  44. Luncheon_2_-_stranger_than_paradise_3_its_nice_that Photography Jack Davison shoots a surreal dinner party for Luncheon magazine
  45. Ektra_kodak_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Kodak unveils the Ektra: its first ever smartphone
  46. Pollen_it's_nice_that_1 Publication Issue two of Pollen magazine explores this “creaturely life”
  47. Celement_pascal_sthfar_its_nice_that_18 Photography Photographer Clément Pascal reveals Strange Things Happen for a Reason
  48. Sean_ross_heavy_metal_tech_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Enter Brandman: Sean Ross reimagines tech companies as heavy metal albums
  49. Spin_collect_its_nice_that_8 Graphic Design Spin challenges preconceptions about craft with a new identity for Collect
  50. Gavin_turk_lage_door_its_nice_that_3 Art Artist Gavin Turk unveils L’Age d’Or sculpture in London
  51. Clay_rodriguez_san_gennaro_its_nice_that_16 Photography Clay Rodriguez photographs revellers at the Feast of San Gennaro
  52. Art_on_a_postcard_its_nice_that_222 Art Grayson Perry, Gilbert & George, Oliver Jeffers and more donate work for secret auction
  53. Offset_sheffield_its_nice_that_li_ Graphic Design Offset commissions local graduates to design a colourful campaign for its northern event
  54. Triboro_sauvage_menubacksides__its_nice_that Graphic Design Triboro uses cutouts to create a punchy identity for Sauvage
  55. Typographic_circle_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Typographic Circle celebrates its 40th anniversary with a new identity and London exhibition
  56. Benedict_redgrove_hero_its_nice_that Photography Past and Present Dreams of the Future: Benedict Redgrove chronicles Nasa
  57. Kittokatsu_little_tokyo__v5_list_image Graphic Design KittoKatsu develops a speculative identity for Dusseldorf’s Japanese Quarter
  58. Jeanette_barnes_rebuilding_ground_zero_path_entrance_its_nice_that Art Jeanette Barnes captures the evolving shape of the city in her charcoal drawings
  59. Sentimental_covers_3 Publication The latest issue of Sentimental magazine is inspired by monsters (and mayonnaise)
  60. Brad_pitts_mark_m_its_nice_that Animation Jack Sachs, Vera Babida, Pencil Bandit and 23 more artists play with innuendo for Breast Cancer Care
  61. Anywhen_tate_its_nice_that_1 Art Philippe Parreno turns Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall into an "instrument" titled Anywhen
  62. Akaa-2016_zaha_hadid_its_nice_that Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects and BIG among six winners of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  63. Visual_dialogue_tobias_faisst_maximilian_virgili_its_nice_that Photography Tobias Faisst and Maximilian Virgili take a photographic “blind date” in Canada
  64. T_t_t_malkatuti_jakam_v2 Graphic Design New York-based agency T&T&T are in it for “$$$$$, fame and graphic bliss”
  65. Nikita_teryoshin_its_nice_that_kit1813 Photography An appetite for destruction: Nikita Teryoshin photographs weapons and canapés at an arms fair
  66. Laura_pannack_its_nice_that_li Photography Photographer Laura Pannack finds inspiration in a Romanian folk tale
  67. Invisible_machinery_toru_ukai_its_nice_that_4 Photography Photographer Toru Akai uncovers the Invisible Machinery that defines modern life
  68. Google_allo_its_nice_that_list_image Illustration Google and Anyways commission 19 illustrators to create over 500 works for Allo app launch
  69. Discy_studios_specious_books_its_nice_that Graphic Design Martin Müller designs covers for Specious Books that don’t, but could, exist
  70. Snask_vag_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Väg: a new identity for Swedish band “owned” by design agency Snask
  71. Lost_in_konglish_ran_park_its_nice_that_3 Graphic Design Ran Park explores the chaos of "Konglish" in a new zine
  72. Johnson_banks_mozilla_rebrand_itsnicethat Graphic Design Johnson Banks reveals four options for Mozilla rebrand in an “open design process”
  73. Sunlanders_sean_lotman_its_nice_that Photography Sean Lotman’s serenely psychedelic photographs of Japan
  74. Anna_wray_its_nice_that_bbchistoryeditorial2 Illustration Illustrator Anna Wray distills compositions to reveal the essence of character
  75. Cait_oppermann_its_nice_that_nwsl_bostonvskyblue Photography Cait Oppermann photographs the stars of the National Women’s Soccer League
  76. Nico_young_nytmag_its_nice_that_li Photography 16-year-old photographer Nico Young shoots the New York Times Magazine cover
  77. Anthony_burrill_kheyamaya_its_nice_that Product Design Anthony Burrill, Apfel, Damien Poulain and Rhonda Drakeford design Kheyameya for Rotate Editions
  78. Locomotion_1 Illustration Golden Cosmos illustrates the history of Locomotives for Nobrow
  79. Tom_cockram_wheels_and_waves_its_nice_that_2 Photography Tom Cockram photographs the bedraggled bikers of Biarritz
  80. Dan_howden_its_nice_that_mothership Illustration Dan Howden presents the city through his beautiful linocuts