Jenny Brewer

Jenny joined the editorial team as It’s Nice That’s first news editor in April 2016. Having studied 3D Design, she has spent the last seven years working in design journalism. Contact her with news stories relating to the creative industries.

  1. Monotype-mit-clear-ip Graphic Design MIT and Monotype launch major research into design and typography for the “quick glance” society
  2. Elton-john-the-cut-pes-rocket-man Film Elton John music video contest enlists PES as animation category judge
  3. Fourth-plinth-list Art Fourth Plinth sculpture shortlist includes a sundae and a recreation of a relic destroyed by Isis
  4. List-museum-of-transology-object-images-by-katy-davies-(8) Miscellaneous UK’s largest collection of transgender art and artefacts exhibited in London
  5. Klaus-pichler_goldendays-list Photography Klaus Pichler photographs what barflies really get up to in Vienna
  6. List-johnsonbanks_mozilla-1500px_save Graphic Design Johnson Banks unveils Mozilla rebrand final route, chosen through open design process
  7. Okamura-yuta-list Illustration Tokyo illustrator Okamura Yuta and his endearing brush-and-ink characters
  8. List-w_k-_-sainsbury's-fooddancing-mv-11 Advertising Wieden + Kennedy’s first Sainsbury’s advert brings new meaning to the “live well” message
  9. Grayson-perry-%c2%a9-katie-hyams-and-living-architecture Art Grayson Perry tapestries and “ballad” recording to be shown by Crafts Council
  10. Only_printworks_logo Graphic Design Printworks reveals graphic identity by Leeds studio Only, inspired by the printing press
  11. Juli-bolanos-durman_ode-to-intuicion_list Product Design The cut glass assemblages of graphic-turned-3D designer Juli Bolaños-Durman
  12. Kevin-umana-list Art Kevin Umaña’s abstract paintings portray a musical symphony
  13. Annie-leibovitz-int-women Photography Annie Leibovitz photographs prime minister Theresa May for US Vogue
  14. B-reel-list4_texturesanim Graphic Design B-Reel Films rebrand explained by design director Vincent Lowe
  15. Va_main_entrance_c_va Miscellaneous Labour MP Tristram Hunt announced as director of the V&A
  16. Bowie-no-plan_-tom-hingston-list Film Director Tom Hingston on the messages behind Bowie’s No Plan video
  17. Graphic-design-festival-paris-posters-hort-julia Graphic Design Graphic Design Festival Paris reveals 19 sport-inspired posters by Hort, Julia, Spassky Fischer and more
  18. Shane-smith_vice_webby-awards Miscellaneous Deadline extended for Webby Awards, recognising “excellence on the internet”
  19. Mitra-tabrizian-southwark-2-list Photography Mitra Tabrizian’s photos for Art on the Underground explore London’s “invisible” individuals
  20. Maria-balshaw Art Tate to appoint first woman director, the Whitworth's Maria Balshaw
  21. Jean-jullien_modern-life_cover_list Illustration Jean Jullien publishes first monograph, Modern Life, with foreword by Jesse Eisenberg
  22. Central-saint-martins-tate-modern-guerrilla-girls Art “Free art school” project launches at Tate Modern with Central Saint Martins
  23. Fashion-revolution_06_fanzine_alexjenkins Illustration Fashion Revolution zine featuring Alec Doherty and Alex Jenkins campaigns for sustainable reform
  24. Craig-green Fashion Christopher Raeburn and Vivienne Westwood combine men’s and women’s wear for LFWM
  25. Resist_women-s-marchlist Illustration Françoise Mouly’s protest comic Resist! will be distributed on Trump’s inauguration
  26. Lucienne-day_list-calyx-grey Graphic Design Power and originality: the iconic print designs of Lucienne Day
  27. Lego-boost-cat-list Product Design The new Lego Boost kit teaches kids to build and program robots
  28. Martin-parr-bbc-one-idents_list Film Martin Parr creates BBC One idents as a “portrait of modern Britain in all its diversity”
  29. Bob-and-roberta-smith_here-2016 Miscellaneous Creatives on the New Year honours list 2017 include Bob and Roberta Smith and Ryan Gander
  30. Otw17_724x4743 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: illustrator and animator Jack Sachs
  31. Otw17_724x4742 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: creative studio International Magic
  32. Owengildersleeve_lushselfpreserving_int-list Set Design Owen Gildersleeve creates garden of moving hand-cut paper flowers for Lush shop windows
  33. Matt-lambert-grindr-home_list Publication Grindr publishes first book, Home, by photographer Matt Lambert (NSFW)
  34. Martin_parr Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: photographer Martin Parr
  35. Design_studio_thumb Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: graphic designers DesignStudio
  36. Free-comic-book-day-list Publication Free Comic Book Day 2017 to feature Drawn & Quarterly, Nobrow and Fantagraphics
  37. Tracey-emin-studio-plan-david-chipperfield Miscellaneous Tracey Emin to leave London for the Kent coast after studio expansion plans refused
  38. Julia_list Graphic Design Julia’s charmingly simple exhibition identity for CCS Bard is inspired by curating
  39. Crystalline-constellations_-shelley-james_-photo-by-jeremy-johns_list Art Faye Toogood selects line-up for Collect Open, a show of experimental contemporary craft
  40. Richardmurphyarchitects_murphyhouse_keithhunter-cropped-1269x846list Architecture RIBA House of the Year goes to Richard Murphy’s house “filled with tricks and surprises”
  41. Yardhouse-assemble-list Architecture Assemble’s Yardhouse building goes on sale to be rebuilt elsewhere
  42. Aisha-franz-(ass).rgb-ass-and-titties-list Illustration Ass & Titties advent calendar features Jade Schulz, Josh McKenna and Mike Perry
  43. Tenax-nobodys-perfect-roberto-zimmile_list Graphic Design Archive flyers from 35 years of iconic Italian nightclub Tenax
  44. Samara-scott_art-on-the-underground_list Art Samara Scott depicts night-time detritus for Art on the Underground’s Night Tube series
  45. Pick-me-up-list Events Pick Me Up graphic arts festival cancelled, Somerset House announces
  46. Fka-twigs-website-international-magic-list Digital FKA twigs launches new website by International Magic and Matthew Stone
  47. Anomaly_partridge-in-a-pear-tree_list Animation Anomaly’s satirical retelling of The Twelve Days of Christmas, narrated by Fleabag’s Phoebe Waller-Bridge
  48. Lucy-hardcastle_fifth-sense_list-misthighres-2 Digital Digital sculptor and RCA student Lucy Hardcastle on working with Chanel and i-D
  49. Sas_overview-hero_list Graphic Design Scandinavian Airlines rebrand by Bold is stripped back and heavier on the blue
  50. Andrew-rae-list-aesop_unseenchristmas_ar_crop Illustration Slavery awareness charity Unseen releases illustrated paper chains by Andrew Rae, David Doran and others
  51. Autograph-list-gettyimages-110760271 Photography Autograph launches photo agency specialising in race and cultural diversity, working with Magnum and Getty
  52. Boob-pot-list Product Design Plant pots with boobs, tan lines and tight speedos: it's the joyful ceramics of Group Partner
  53. Pantone-greenery-colour-of-the-year Miscellaneous Pantone colour of the year 2017, Greenery, has political (and yellow) undertones
  54. 04_victor_olga_mls_snowman_list Photography Mirka Laura Severa makes snowmen models in fashion shoot for SZ Magazin
  55. Phyllida_barlow_venice-biennale-2017_british-council_list Art Phyllida Barlow to represent Britain at the Venice Art Biennale
  56. Dominic-wilcox_goodyear_blow-torch-skateboard Product Design Dominic Wilcox reinvents seasonal items to make them useful all year round
  57. Build-pl%c3%a6y-icon Graphic Design Build’s brand identity for product design brand Plæy mirrors its playful and modular designs
  58. Grammys-list Miscellaneous Grammy nominees include Jonathan Barnbrook, Andrew Savage and Romain Gavras
  59. Jack-sachs-tate-britain-shhh!-list Animation Take the Jack Sachs animated tour of the Tate Britain, and meet his odd CG characters along the way
  60. Sagmeister-walsh-pins-second-collection-list Miscellaneous Sagmeister & Walsh releases more pins, raising funds for “causes threatened by the Trump administration”
  61. Helen-marten.-photo-by-juergen-teller-int Art The Turner Prize is awarded to Helen Marten for “reflecting the challenges of being in the world today”
  62. The-toy-project_list-gailbichler Graphic Design Gail Bichler, The Guardian, David Pearson and others design Christmas cards for The Toy Project
  63. Defaultman_homepageimage Digital Penguin creative technology team launches Grayson Perry computer game and typeface
  64. Nina-jua-klein_list Graphic Design Designer Nina Jua Klein on going it alone after years as part of a studio
  65. Heather-phillipson-other-fibres-installation-list Film Heather Phillipson wins Film London Jarman Award for experimental moving image
  66. 02_leeds2023_leegoaterdaltonmaag_list Graphic Design Lee Goater and Dalton Maag's identity and typeface for Leeds 2023’s European Capital of Culture bid
  67. The-xx-alasdair-mclellan-on-hold-list Film Alasdair McLellan directs video for The xx's latest single, On Hold
  68. Wes-anderson-hm-christmas-ad-list Advertising Wes Anderson directs H&M Christmas advert starring Adrien Brody
  69. Sawdust-x-quainton-list Graphic Design Sawdust releases new typeface Quainton, a “blend of Didone and Bauhaus”
  70. Infinite-mix-book-hayward-gallery-daniel-streat-list Publication The Infinite Mix book documents one of this year’s most talked-about exhibitions
  71. Hipchips-list Graphic Design London’s first crisp restaurant, Hipchips, launches with branding by Ragged Edge
  72. Gem-fletcher-ken-hermann-bo%cc%88kh-list Photography Gem Fletcher and Ken Hermann’s cinematic series captures the wrestlers of Inner Mongolia
  73. Wieden-kennedy-black-friday-shopageddon-vr-list Digital Black Friday reimagined as nightmarish VR experience by Wieden+Kennedy
  74. Printworks-list Architecture Major new arts venue Printworks opens in London’s Canada Water
  75. Art-vinyl-list Miscellaneous Art Vinyl reveals shortlist for best cover artwork of 2016
  76. Matthew-booker_illustrator_list-untitled-1112 Illustration Illustrator Matthew Booker’s energetic observations of Englishness and the everyday
  77. Comme-des-garcon-emoji-list Miscellaneous Comme des Garçons emojis bring high fashion to your iPhone
  78. Dazed-stranger-things-covers-list Publication Stranger Things teenage stars photographed by Collier Schorr for Dazed
  79. Jennybowers_peepshowroom Illustration Peepshow exhibition PeepShowRoom features new personal work by the creative collective
  80. Billy-lumby-colonel-blimp-king-lear_list Film Billy Lumby recreates King Lear in a care home in gripping short film for British Council