Author Archive: Rob Alderson

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Editor-in-Chief Rob oversees editorial across all three It’s Nice That platforms; online, print and events. He has a background in newspaper journalism and a particular interest in art, advertising and photography. He is the main host of the Studio Audience podcast.

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    Illustration: David Sparshott reimagines a luxurious train for N Magazine

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    Illustration: Host of illustrators draw facts to mark launch of new publishing venture

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    Studio Audience: The Guardian, New York Times' redesign and Thames swimming

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    Photography: Empty Underground blog captures the Tube at its quietest

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    Illustration: Thrilling updates from Dutch doyen Jordy van den Nieuwendijk

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    Graphic Design: Bright and bold posters from Spaniard Ivan Solbes

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    Miscellaneous: Amazing online resource brings British science to life

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    Advertising: Daily challenges explained as football metaphors in ace ads

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    Art: Taylor Holland makes a mockery of the well-defined markings of sports fields

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    Advertising: Phwoar! Check out the BBC's stirring Winter Olympics promo

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    Graphic Design: Eight Inc. produce 3D celebration of San Francisco for AIGA brief

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    Advertising: Exploding spices take centre stage in ace new Grey London advert

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    Product Design: The lowdown on the sleek new Plumen 002 from Nicolas Roope

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    Graphic Design: The Guardian unveils new monthly supplement

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    Photography: Joel Devlin's pitch perfect portraits of London's bus drivers

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    Advertising: Terrific new Guardian advert by BBH is a shed-fire hit

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    Graphic Design: Peruvian Gabriela Maskrey delights us again with art show catalogue

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    Graphic Design: An interview with Visual Editions about their latest triumphant publication

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    Graphic Design: We can't get enough of typographic talent Alex Fowkes

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    Film: A LEGO version of an Adam Buxton Bowie sketch? Yes please

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    Illustration: Few image makers evoke atmosphere as well as Kilian Eng

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    Graphic Design: New show celebrates Tom Eckersley as "Master of the Poster"

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    Publication: Illustrators and writers come together for special new book

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    Animation: A group of animators create a paean to terrible nights out we've all endured

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    Film: Nine minute supercut of action movie one-liners? Don't mind if we do

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    Art: Book artist Guy Laramée creates a jaw-dropping landscape out of 24 encyclopedias

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    Graphic Design: Great interactive piece crowns Juriaan Schrofer show

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    Advertising: Some of the best ads ever made on show in this aptly named Twitter feed

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    Photography: Michael Bodiam's tremendous series shows a different side of California

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    Review of the Year: Some audiovisual treats we released in 2013

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    Review of the Year 2013: The top 100 reaches the flirty thirties...

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    Review of the Year 2013: Rob Alderson picks his wildcards of the year

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    Review of The Year 2013: Moving on with 80 down to 71 of this year's top 100

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    Studio Audience: Nine guests, one Christmas special and no structure!

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    Film: Netflix embrace the absurd with a trailer for a fireplace (really!)

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    Graphic Design: Yehrin Tong's new site revels in her maximalist brilliance

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    Film: Cy Kuckenbaker reorders midday traffic into colour order!

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    Nicer Tuesdays: A look back at our look back at the creative highlights of 2013

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    Product Design: Gay icons as Russian dolls in ace LGBT rights campaign

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    Photography: Philip Haynes captures weighlifters at their most intense moment

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