May 2016

  1. Luke_edward_hall_mario_testino_burberry-int1 Advertising Burberry marries Luke Edward Hall illustrations and Mario Testino shots in new campaign
  2. Puff1_int Miscellaneous Inflate a balloon via live interactive site Puff Up Club, then watch it pop
  3. Channel_4_ra_int_list Channel 4 Random Acts Cats flying out of speakers and our technology addiction: highlights from Channel 4 Random Acts
  4. Verizon-small-kyle_bean Illustration Kyle Bean's tactile simulacrums are brought to life with wit and precision
  5. Jean-jullien-jackie-brown_itsnicethat-list Illustration Jean Jullien’s Jackie Brown and other film posters for Summer Screen Prints at Somerset House
  6. Lucy-its-nice-that Photography Margot Bowman rethinks the selfie and the future of personalisation
  7. Screen-shot-2016-02-29-at-9.44.27-pm Miscellaneous Final call for entries to the Lovie Awards 2016
  8. Benjamin-rawson-its-nice-that-list-real Illustration Gorgeous Memphis-inspired, primary colour-packed work from Benjamin Rawson
  9. Gutter_fest_int_list Animation A cacophony of styles come together for this wacky promo animation for Gutter Fest
  10. Olivetti_ica_int_list Graphic Design The mesmerising graphic design of mid-century typewriter manufacturer Olivetti  
  11. Gdfs-poster-layouts-lite-grey-drop-shadow7_its_nice_that Graphic Design Warriors Studio and Freytag Anderson explore process and dialogue in new identity for GDFS 16
  12. Smt_list Submit Saturdays Submit Saturdays: Tips for Social Media
  13. Lrg_its_nice_that_1 Miscellaneous New Originals: introducing the London Rollergirls
  14. Mcwhopper_main_01_int Advertising Why New Zealand is leading the creative world, according to D&AD’s most awarded ad agency
  15. Botw_wk_4 Best of the Web The best things on the internet, readers' comments and who to follow on social media
  16. 4-4_new Miscellaneous Our A-Z Guide to the UK's 2016 Graduate Shows
  17. Penguin_richard_dawkins_climbing-mount-improbablegif Interactive Penguin reissues Richard Dawkins books with unique covers, illustrating evolutionary variation
  18. Lgbt-int-list Advertising LGBT in advertising: “What we need now is bravery"
  19. Biker-bred-by-bex-day-4-list Photography Images packed with life, leather and charm in Bex Day's new series for Pylot
  20. Josh_cohen_int_list2 Photography Photographer Josh Cohen captures New York’s hidden gems 
  21. Atelier_dyakova_photographers_cookbook_int_list Publication Atelier Dyakova designs previously unpublished tome, The Photographer’s Cookbook
  22. Desk Diary June Diary: where to go and what to see
  23. Lurpak-salvation-bacon-1200-list Opinion Is mindfulness the key to keeping creativity flowing?
  24. Umc_int Graphic Design Music agency’s branding for Universal Music Catalogue “speaks for all musical genres”
  25. List1 Fashion Hilarious send-up of selfie culture from Mercedes-Benz, Justin O'Shea and Jayne Min
  26. 8abcd497-ec8c-411d-9c67-bde6dd211074 Channel 4 Random Acts Mattis Dovier tracks the painful metamorphosis of man into machine in his new short
  27. Adam-avery-guardian_int-list Miscellaneous The best design courses in the UK, according to The Guardian University Guide 2017
  28. Class_a_list_image_copy Advertising Class A Marketing analyses the advertising techniques of drug dealers
  29. Glug-1-int Graphic Design Glug interviews Anthony Burrill, Pentagram and Jon Burgerman about their UN Global Goals posters
  30. Yuri_suzuki_ar_music_kit_ar2 Interactive Yuri Suzuki's new invention lets users turn any object into a functioning musical instrument
  31. List Art Work, build and don’t whine: historic portrayals of women in art and design
  32. Snohetta-li-its-nice-that Graphic Design Snøhetta develops a “tribal language” for Høyskolen Kristiania School
  33. Moment_factory_list_image Set Design 15 years of doing it in public: Moment Factory’s “school of infinite amazement”
  34. Daily_dialogue_int_list1 Graphic Design Daily Dialogue’s minimal designs for its eclectic mix of clients  
  35. Revisionist01-list Opinion Have “artisanal” brands and “craft” branding had their day?
  36. Saatchi-obv_list Graphic Design Vote Design: two new EU referendum campaigns target minority and youth groups
  37. Yayoi_kusama_0rez_jamie_green_victoria_miro Exhibition Yayoi Kusama brings infinity and her iconic pumpkins to two stunning new London shows
  38. Here2016_int_speaker_illustrations-list Here 2016 How I Got Here: Kim Gehrig, director
  39. Sagmeister-walsh-naked-portrait Miscellaneous The new Sagmeister & Walsh website has a live feed from a snake enclosure and a new naked photo (NSFW)
  40. Mike_alderson_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Founder and creative director of ManvsMachine, Mike Alderson on his most-loved books