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. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_3 Photography The Saatchi Gallery launches search for the most creative selfies from around the world
  2. Buffalo_zine_shannon_sj_its_nice_that_li Fashion Buffalo Zine, Christopher Shannon and Slam Jam collaborate on a new capsule collection
  3. Lso_the_partners_list_image_its_nice_that Graphic Design The Partners unveil identity for LSO formed by tracking the conductor’s movement
  4. Abstract_art_of_design_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Netflix launches new documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design with a stellar lineup
  5. Japanese_toilet_icons_its_nice_that Graphic Design Japanese toilet industry agrees to standardise bidet control pictograms on toilets
  6. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google’s Design Census reveals US industry's wages, hours and qualifications
  7. Grafton_architects_its_nice_that Architecture Irish practice Grafton Architects to curate 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
  8. Interbrand_juventus_rebrand_its_nice_that Graphic Design Juventus football club given a new identity by Interbrand
  9. Mico_toledo_standing_rock_its_nice_that_li Photography Photographer Mico Toledo documents the defiant protestors of Standing Rock
  10. Design_museum_cartlidge_levene_int_9 Miscellaneous The Design Museum announces call for entries for Designers in Residence 2017
  11. Dixon_baxi_history_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils global rebrand of the History Channel for A+E Networks
  12. Type_directors_club_beatrice_ward_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type Directors Club and Monotype announce US scholarship for female students
  13. A-trak_its_nice_that_5 Graphic Design DIA explores conceptual typography for A-Trak's In The Loop boxset
  14. David_uzochukwu_fka_twigs_nike_its_nice_that_2 Advertising FKA twigs teams up with 17 year old photographer David Uzochukwu for new Nike campaign
  15. Elbphilharmonie_its_nice_that_thies_raetzke Architecture Herzog and De Meuron’s Elbphilarmonie €798 million concert hall to officially open in Hamburg
  16. Lmna_la_mad_its_nice_that_li Architecture George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art to be constructed in Los Angeles
  17. Wolff_olins_dotdot_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Wolff Olins and zigbee launch the “first open-source brand for the Internet of Things”
  18. Daniel_reed_kong_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Daniel Reed’s new typeface is inspired by the Chinese word “Kong”
  19. Alexander_chekmenev_passport_its_nice_that Photography Alexander Chekmenev’s compelling photographs of elderly citizens in the newly independent Ukraine
  20. _gordopelota_its_nice_thatelcapitan_1420 Art Artist Martin Gordopelota captures the passion for amateur football in Argentina
  21. Joe_odonnell_geezer_its_nice_that_li Illustration Don’t Mug Yourself: Joe O’Donnell turns The Street’s debut into a choose your own adventure
  22. Tate_harmer_scout_museum_its_nice_that_8 Architecture Designs for The Scout Association’s new heritage and visitor centre inspired by a colourful “big tent” revealed
  23. Otw17_724x4745 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: publication MacGuffin
  24. Otw17_724x4748 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: graphic designer Nejc Prah
  25. Thank-you Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: Thank You
  26. Becky_n_joe Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: filmmakers Becky and Joe
  27. Aurelio_sanchez_sfiw_its_nice_that_7 Graphic Design Aurelio Sanchez’s minimal identity for SIW inspired by brutalism
  28. Tim_lahan_rocks_its_nice_that_li Illustration Tim Lahan: "I gravitate toward the rocks because they feel so certain and immovable"
  29. Jonathan_barnbrook Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: graphic designer Jonathan Barnbrook
  30. Pp_on_tour_list2 Printed Pages On Tour Printed Pages on Tour: highlights from Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham
  31. Int_bas_princen_cover Photography New Bas Princen monograph explores The Construction of an Image
  32. Folder_studio_2pac_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Folder Studio creates an evolving archive documenting the life of 2Pac
  33. Dafi_kuhne_true_print_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design True Print: the work of Swiss designer Dafi Kühne catalogued in fantastic new monograph
  34. Cedric_price_works_its_nice_that_5_wd-list Publication A forward-minded retrospective: behind the design of the massive Cedric Price monograph
  35. Shukyu_identity_its_nice_that_7 Publication Robots, rules and corporate identity: inside issue three of Japanese football magazine Shukyu
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. Alex_chinneck_kings_cross_its_nice_that Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his festive sculpture in London’s King’s Cross
  39. Design_museum_its_nice_that_daylight_wheel__2011__hella_jongerius_-_photo_credit_-_roel_van_tour Exhibitions London’s Design Museum announces 2017 exhibition programme
  40. Fred_perry_john_cooper_clarke_its_nice_that_li Advertising John Cooper Clarke and Modern Construct collaborate for Fred Perry’s Annual Traditions
  41. Pirelli_calendar_2017_its_nice_that3 Photography Peter Lindbergh photographs female stars for the new Pirelli Calendar
  42. Zaha_hadid_brit_award_its_nice_that Miscellaneous 2017 Brit Awards statues designed by the late Zaha Hadid unveiled
  43. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google launch inaugural Design Census
  44. Odiseo_vol_9_its_nice_that_li Publication Erotic journal Odiseo explores laughter and loathing in its ninth volume (NSFW)
  45. Stack_awards_winners_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Stack announces winners of its independent magazine awards
  46. Diamond_dogs_its_nice_that_list Photography Diamond Dogs catalogues the 80s underground scene in Naples
  47. Advanced_web_tips Submit Saturdays Submit Saturdays: Advanced Web Tips
  48. Barbican_commission_numina_by_zarah_hussain_its_nice_that_ Miscellaneous Barbican announces an open call for artists asking “What’s going on here, then?”
  49. Detroit_house_of_art_its_nice_that_hero Art Vestiges: three invited artists live and find inspiration in the defiant city of Detroit
  50. Mergers_and_acquisitions_tenugui_ellery_its_nice_that_li Publication Jonathan Ellery designs Tenugui that explore political and religious juxtapositions
  51. Unicef_climate_change_its_nice_that Illustration Unicef utilises the talents of an international roster of illustrators to raise awareness of air pollution
  52. Wesley_willis_trucks_its_nice_that_3 Art Swiss publishing houses Nieves and Rollo release zine archiving Wesley Willis’ Truck drawings
  53. John_maclean_hometowns_its_nice_that_li Publication Photographer John MacLean takes a close look at the hometowns of his artistic heroes
  54. Alex_john_beck_case_mods_its_nice_that_10 Photography Revved-up computer hardware: Alex John Beck takes us to a LAN party
  55. 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
  56. Karl_toomey_its_nice_that_fb_cover Publication Karl Toomey’s new book investigates whether large businesses have a sense of humour
  57. 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
  58. %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
  59. Bitmap-brothers-book-its-nice-that Publication Work by pioneers of the Britsoft movement, Bitmap Brothers, documented in a new book
  60. Jesse-kassel-mixed-composition_its_nice_that Art Artist Jesse Kassel finds inspiration in abandoned and stolen vehicles
  61. A%cc%80-l'ame%cc%81ricaine---romain-baro-26_list Photography Romain Baro photographs the cheerleaders of suburban France
  62. 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
  63. Unhcr_giles_duley_its_nice_that_li Photography Massive Attack and photographer Giles Duley collaborate to show solidarity with refugees
  64. Yukai_du_bliink_its_nice_that Illustration Yukai Du creates a new set of dents for animation company Bliink
  65. Zaza_bertrand_japanese_whispers_its_nice_that_4 Photography Photographer Zaza Bertrand takes a look inside the Japanese love hotels
  66. Meerrors_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Photographer Leonardo Magrelli reveals what the mirror sees when no one is present
  67. Its_nice_that_comic_con_louis_porter_list Miscellanous Convention for the unconventional: a day out at Comic Con London
  68. 00_list_option_1 Illustration Between creation and destruction: the art of storytelling by Oliver Jeffers
  69. Fabian_fohrer_its_nice_that__sneak-specimen Graphic Design Fabian Fohrer’s work is “a typographic bridge between order and disorder”
  70. Jamie_johnson_its_nice_that__tunnels_2 Art Artist and illustrator Jamie Johnson's gently surreal compositions
  71. Don_mccullin_its_nice_that__three_books Photography Irreconcilable Truths: a 1500-page survey of legendary photographer Don McCullin’s work
  72. Christoph_nieman_sunday_sketching_list_image_its_nice_that Publication "It was strangely liberating" – Christoph Niemann on creating his new book Sunday Sketching
  73. Aotpp_its_nice_that_li Art Jon Burgerman, James Joyce, Studio Moross and more create new work for The Art of Ping Pong
  74. Bompass_and_parr_its_nice_that_list_image Photography Bompas & Parr explores the strange world of sploshing (NSFW)
  75. Grey_london_move_closer_its_nice_that_lii Advertising Grey London empties London in a new film for Bose
  76. Working_not_working_its_nice_that_li Miscellaneous Working Not Working reveals the top 50 companies creatives would kill to work for
  77. Cdec_cc_its_nice_that_8 Publication Córdova Canillas seek inspiration between nostalgia and obsolescence for Spanish Advertising Annual
  78. Bureau_mirko_borsche_opera_its_nice_that_13 Graphic Design Bureau Mirko Borsche creates a crisp, type-led campaign for the Bavarian State Opera
  79. Luncheon_2_-_stranger_than_paradise_3_its_nice_that Photography Jack Davison shoots a surreal dinner party for Luncheon magazine
  80. Ektra_kodak_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Kodak unveils the Ektra: its first ever smartphone