June 2017

  1. London-borough-of-culture-bob-and-roberta-smith-list-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Sadiq Khan launches London Borough of Culture initiative with £1 million prize
  2. Botw_300617 Best of the Web An end of the month treat, it's Best of the Web!
  3. Torbrandt-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Tor Brandt’s minimalistic illustrations inspired by underground comics
  4. Centrefold-13-publication-itsnicethat-10 Publication Centrefold’s new creative director on publishing differently
  5. Fredrik-andersson-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “Sex is fun, naked bodies are fun”: meet illustrator Fredrik Andersson
  6. Erasedtapes Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: ten songs you'll hear on the Erased Tapes sound gallery stereo
  7. Marrs-green-list Miscellaneous The World’s Favourite Colour winner announced as Marrs Green
  8. Alexandre-louvenaz-home-makeover-adult-swim-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Alexandre Louvenaz’ animation literally craps on home makeover TV shows
  9. India-sleem-palo-alto-list Film Director India Sleem plays with colour and composition in her work
  10. Alasdair_mclellan_raf_simons_the_xx_i_dare_you_music_video13 Film Raf Simons and Alasdair McLellan co-directed The xx’s new video
  11. Fx-goby-nexus-google-i-o-conference-idea-animation_listitsnicethat Animation Behind Fx Goby's opening animation for Google I/O, telling the cinematic journey of an idea
  12. Helen-eunhwa-oh-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Helen Eunhwa Oh’s vivid illustrations draw the eccentricities from everyday life
  13. Diane_deschenaux-065-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Diane Deschenaux’s abstract images explore Switzerland's farming industry
  14. Grads2017_postgrad_courses_list The Graduates 2017 Is postgraduate study right for you? A handy guide to help you decide
  15. Howard-hodgkin-painting-india-news-itsnicethat-1 Art Howard Hodgkin's long-lost painting has been rediscovered for The Hepworth Wakefield exhibition
  16. Jan-novak-black_madonna-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Jan Novák’s conceptual typefaces and identities are both functional and clear
  17. Akatre-grandyellow-itsnicethat-list Film Parisian studio Akatre on their music video for Grand Yellow
  18. Sam-taylor-t3-illustration-list Illustration Sam Taylor on creating a monthly triptych of illustrations for tech mag T3
  19. Maxbaitinger-birgit-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Max Baitinger’s comic Birgit illustrates the ballsy decision to quit your job
  20. Leahgordon-freemasonsinhaiti-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Leah Gordon photographs the Freemasons of contemporary Haiti
  21. Adidas-romzissou-news-itsnicethat-01 Fashion Adidas releases trainers inspired by Wes Anderson’s film The Life Aquatic
  22. Grads2017-event-article-list The Graduates 2017 Join us to celebrate as we reveal The Graduates 2017!
  23. Nt-jun-recap-list Nicer Tuesdays Activism, raving and vintage cookbooks – highlights from Nicer Tuesdays June
  24. Patrick-savile-v_a-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Patrick Savile’s dreamy designs draw from 70s airbrush art, Roger Dean and Turing patterns
  25. Nathancowdry-shiner-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Illustrator Nathan Cowdry depicts an unusual dialogue between two strangers in his new comic, Shiner
  26. Lcc-grad-show-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Our round-up of this year’s UK grad show identities and show designs
  27. Nathaliedupasquier-fromtimetotime-pacegallery-exhibition-itsnicethat-list_ Exhibition Nathalie du Pasquier opens first solo show in UK for almost 25 years
  28. Ian-kenneth-bird-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Photographer Ian Kenneth Bird shares his top photobooks
  29. Bureauborsche-laurelhalo-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list_copy Graphic Design Bureau Borsche talks us through its album artwork for Laurel Halo
  30. Annie-leibovitz-serena-williams-vanity-fair-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Annie Leibovitz photographs (almost) naked, pregnant Serena Williams for Vanity Fair cover
  31. Hoefler-and-co-inkwell-typeface-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Handwritten typeface Inkwell brings the personality of a pen to a functional font
  32. Sebastiankoseda-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Inside the constantly-probing mind of graphic designer Sebastian Koseda
  33. Ryanjamescaruthers-tryouts-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Award-winning photographer Ryan James Caruthers' sensual portraits
  34. Adham_faramawy-list_film_london_jarman_award_shortlist_2017_itsnicethat Film Shortlist announced for the Jarman Award, celebrating the UK’s moving image artists
  35. Joto_list Here 2017 Four illustrators have their works drawn by Joto at Here 2017
  36. Mario_testino_vogue_netherlands_art_special_itsnicethat4 Photography Mario Testino guest edits Vogue Netherlands Art Special with Rijksmuseum archive
  37. David-lewandowski-time-for-sushi-film-itsnicethat-list2 Film David Lewandowski’s floppy rubber bodies take over the streets of Japan
  38. Peopleshistorymuseum-fleshflyers-queernoise-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition Haçienda club night “Flesh” flyers and other archival works to feature in Queer Noise show
  39. Ellabucknall-whipzine-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Ella Bucknall tackles the “boy’s club” of political cartooning in her new zine, Whip
  40. Loyalkaspar-syfy_channel_rebrand_graphic_design_itsnicethat4 Graphic Design The Syfy channel rebrand by Loyalkaspar is tied together with bold, bespoke typography