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. Robert_rutoed_fairy_tales_photography_its_nice_that_17 Photography Undertakers, sex, caravans and cattle: photographer Robert Rutoed's adventures at trade fairs
  2. Ungifted_pentagram_miscellaneous_its_nice_that_5 MIscellaneous Pentagram’s Do the Green Thing returns with Ungifted - an alternative to sending unwanted presents
  3. Worldcuplistimage Graphic Design FIFA unveils its official poster for the 2018 World Cup designed by artist Igor Gurovich
  4. Db_prize_photography_its_nice_that_li Photography Shortlist announced for 2018 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, interrogating "the status of the image in contemporary culture"
  5. Dravula-movie-poster-1931-bela-lugosi-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design Dracula film poster sells at auction for record breaking $535,800
  6. Friends_of_shaun_christmas_cards_graphic_design_its_nice_that Graphic Design 12 designers create Christmas cards raising money in memory of photographer Shaun Bloodworth
  7. Anish_kapoor_britaward_its_nice_that_li Art Sir Anish Kapoor designs the 2018 BRIT award
  8. David_shrigley_its_nice_that_liam_hart_list Art David Shrigley 1, Art World 0: a night out with the artist at Whitehawk FC
  9. Mr_bingo_advent_calendar_illustration_its_nice_that_8 Illustration Mr Bingo on crowdsourcing then drawing 24 dancing, naked models for his 2017 advent calendar
  10. John-lewis-michel-gondry-christmas-advert-2017-itsnicethat-advertising Advertising Michel Gondry’s John Lewis Christmas advert – Moz the Monster – is unveiled
  11. Nikita_teryoshin_hornless_heritage_it's_nice_that_li Photography Hornless Heritage by photographer Nikita Teryoshin examines the world of Turbocows
  12. Modern_maypole_london_festival_architecture_its_nice_that_li Architecture Six architects shortlisted for competition to design a ‘Modern Maypole’ in London
  13. Frankenstein_rex_pictures_its_nice_that Publication Frankenstein: The First 200 Years celebrates the significance of Mary Shelley's monster
  14. David_miami_burger_king_bullying_its_nice_that_6 Advertising Burger King and David Miami create a startling ad that speaks out against bullying
  15. Smorgasbord_wales_rugby_shirt_graphic_design_its_nice_that_00 Graphic Design Smörgåsbord creates concept for new Welsh rugby shirt inspired by the landscape of Wales
  16. Malcolm-garrett-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Malcolm Garrett’s Orgasm Addict artwork is redesigned 120 times to mark its 40th Anniversary
  17. Ikea_dogs_cats_pets_product_design_its_nice_that_li2 Product Design Ikea announces Lurvig – a furniture range designed for pets
  18. Moonpig_redesign_graphic_design_its_nice_that Graphic Design Moonpig overhauls its brand using “cheeky humour with heart” (and kills the space pig)
  19. Anton_bolin_pissjar_graphic_design_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Swedish hardcore band Pissjar creates a typeface by, erm, pissing
  20. Young___rubicam_uefa_nations_league_graphic_design_li Graphic Design Y&R Branding unveils identity for new UEFA Nations League football tournament
  21. Moma_lvf_being_moder_exhibition_its_nice_that_li Art MoMA to showcase over 200 works from its collection at the FLV in Paris this autumn
  22. Eye_magazine_issue_94_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication Eye magazine releases type special issue with 8000 unique covers
  23. Adamandeve_telegraph_words_advertising_its_nice_that_3 Advertising Adam&EveDDB launches The Telegraph’s “Words are Powerful” campaign
  24. Laura_callaghan_zeit_illustration_its_nice_that_li2 Illustration Laura Callaghan depicts how Germany would look if women were in charge
  25. Dan_woodger_mcdonalds_illustration_its_nice_that_10 Illustration Dan Woodger channels the fun of the beach for McDonald's Japan
  26. Bompas_and_parr_man_vs_gut_photography_its_nice_that_li Photography Bompas & Parr create Man vs Gut - an exploration of the relationship between humans and hunger
  27. Nendo-paper-torch-product-design-its-nice-that Product Design Nendo creates rollable and adjustable flashlight made of electronic paper
  28. Studio_moross_idol_film_its_nice_that_7 Film Studio Moross directs a new video for Mind Enterprises with a distinctly retro vibe
  29. Village_voice_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication New York’s alt-weekly The Village Voice to cease its print run after 62 years
  30. Moniker_google_data_arts_dance_tonite_interactive_its_nice_that_b Interactive LCD Soundsystem, Moniker and Google Data Arts release interactive VR experience, Dance Tonite
  31. Noma_bar_jack_johnstone_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design “Always more!” – a walk in the woods with Noma Bar
  32. Pantone_prince_purple_miscellaneous_li_its_nice_that Miscellanous Pantone honours Prince with custom colour Love Symbol #2
  33. Loving_vincent_film_its_nice_that_li Film Stunning oil-painted van Gogh film Loving Vincent unveils full theatrical trailer
  34. Terence_neil_adidas_orignals_advertising_its_nice_that_li Advertising Da Vinci and Botticelli provide inspiration for star studded Adidas Originals ad starring Kendall Jenner
  35. Multiadaptor-google-campus-graphic-design-its-nice-that-li Graphic Design MultiAdaptor provides a brand refresh for Campus – Google’s network of co-working spaces
  36. Sawdust_wired_typeface_graphic_design_its_nice_that_18 Graphic Design Sawdust’s typeface for Wired is designed to work as flat and 3D forms
  37. Quentin_blake_london_is_open_illustration_its_nice_that_li Illustration New Quentin Blake work for Art on the Underground announces "London is Open for Summer"
  38. Bmd_asics_rebrand_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design The Asics rebrand by Bruce Mau Design aims to convey "joy and positivity"
  39. Celyn_brazier_delta_new_york_advertising_its_nice_that_3 Advertising Artist Celyn Brazier reimagines 133 airport codes on a wall in Brooklyn for Delta
  40. Mcdonalds-speaker Product Design McDonald’s turns its drink trays into a limited edition, recyclable boombox
  41. Cristiano_ronalso_7egend_thing_pink_tech_its_nice_that Digital Cristiano Ronaldo acquires digital agency with a view to launching tech brand 7egend
  42. Pentagram_ready_player_one_graphic_design_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Pentagram’s Emily Oberman explains the logo for Spielberg's Ready Player One
  43. Martin_firell_remember_1967_art_its_nice_that_li Art Billboards by artist Martin Firrell mark 50 years of gay liberation
  44. Jesus_sotes_illustration_its_nice_that_012 Illustration Jesús Sotés folkish work draws darker themes into his commercial illustration
  45. Robert_boisen_like_minded_amnesty_international_copenhagen_its_nice_that_li Advertising Robert/Boisen & Like-minded bring the tanks of Syria to Copenhagen for Amnesty International campaign
  46. Reebok_floatride_space_boot_product_design_its_nice_that_li Product Design Reebok develops super-light footwear for astronauts in partnership with David Clark Company
  47. Philipe_starck_paris_olympic_medal_product_design_its_nice_that_3 Product Design Philippe Starck designs sharable medal for Paris Olympics
  48. Facebook_patent_modular_phone_technology_its_nice_that Product Design Facebook files patent for a modular phone design
  49. Google_glass_list_image_its_nice_that Technology Google revives Google Glass for industry applications
  50. Stirling_prize_2017_shortlist_architecture_its_nice_that Architecture Juergen Teller’s studio and five other buildings shortlisted for architecture’s Stirling Prize
  51. Retam_kumar_shaw_magnum_lensculture_its_nice_that Photography Magnum and LensCulture announce winners of photography awards
  52. Jane_stockdale_dutch_football_nike_photography_it's_nice_that_8 Photography Hup! Holland Hup! – Jane Stockdale shoots women’s football at all levels in the Netherlands
  53. Wdc_lille_sydney_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Lille's "Eldorado" and Sydney's "inclusive, resilient" concepts shortlisted for World Design Capital 2020
  54. Mike_aldridge_time_game_of_thrones_its_nice_that Photography Fashion photographer Miles Aldridge shoots the cast of Game of Thrones for Time Magazine
  55. Ocd_commercial_nba_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design NBA unveils a subtle typographic update to its logo – the first change in 48 years
  56. Hepworth_w_dca_3_2525302b Miscellaneous Hepworth Wakefield announced as UK museum of the year by Art Fund
  57. Koln-studio-madrid-world-pride-its-nice-that Graphic Design Koln Studio designs a type-led campaign for Madrid’s Pride celebrations
  58. Int_the_graduates_2017_molly_fairhurst_list The Graduates 2017 Movement, figure and feeling from artist and illustrator Molly Fairhurst
  59. Int_the_graduates_2017_morgan_ward_list The Graduates 2017 Colour, space, form and what it means to paint: introducing artist Morgan Ward
  60. Wayne_daly_variations_for_troubled_hands_its_nice_that_li Publication Steve Carr’s Variations for Troubled Hands is a poetic exploration of the role of gesture in ballet
  61. Wieden_kennedy_arse_vase_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Wieden+Kennedy and artist Fredrik Andersson create the Arse Vase for charity Positive East
  62. Antohny_gormley_anish_kapoor_es_its_nice_that Publication ES Magazine covers by Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and more pay tribute to London’s resilience
  63. Fc_city_boys_season_annual_its_nice_that Publication Relive the highs and lows of the 2016/17 Premier League with Season Annual
  64. Michel_gondry_apple_detour_its_nice_that_3 Film Michel Gondry directs Détour, a short for Apple shot entirely on iPhone
  65. Pentagram_graphcore_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design Pentagram provides a flexible new visual identity for tech start-up Graphcore
  66. Marco_arguello_chroma_photography_itsnicethat_11 Photography Photographer Marco Argüello questions the “visual vomit” of influencer culture in his series Chroma
  67. Anthony-gerace-and-another-thing-its-nice-that- Art Anthony Gerace presents “And Another Thing …”: a new book of artworks and collages
  68. Int_thomas_heatherwick_list_2 Architecture Fear of a flat planet: Heatherwick Studio’s adventures with clay
  69. Dolly_faibyshev_dollypalooza_it's_nice_that_9 Photography Beehives, blondes and boobs: Dolly Faibyshev photographs Dollypalooza
  70. Studiomathiasclottu_allzweck_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Studio Mathias Clottu redraws Mies van der Rohe’s Allzweck typeface for new exhibition
  71. Oracles_its_nice_that_2 Publication The calling cards of Warhol, Haring, Matisse and more reproduced in new book Oracles
  72. List_image Adobe: Hovering Art Directors The hovering art director: advice for receiving feedback under pressure
  73. Lauren_greenfield_generation_wealth_its_nice_that_8 Publication Lauren Greenfield’s Generation Wealth is an epic document of the lives of the super-rich
  74. Thibaudherem_handsome_frank_its_nice_that Illustration Malika Favre, Jean Jullien, Hey Studio and more create new work for Handsome Frank’s Instabrief Exhibition
  75. Emily_forgot_heineken_its_nice_that_li Illustration Emily Forgot designs one-of-a-kind graphics for 2000 Heineken Bottles
  76. Type_tells_tales_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type tells Tales: Steven Heller and Gail Anderson explore the performative traits of type
  77. Valenstein_fatt_its_nice_that_aj_1 Advertising Director Christopher Hewitt tells boxer Anthony Joshua’s life story in 90 seconds for Lucozade
  78. Pentagram_yes_no_01_its_nice_that Graphic Design Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa designs the inaugural issue of YES & NO Magazine
  79. Harry_israelson_rpf_its_nice_that_8 Photography Harry Israelson photographs a renaissance fair in sunny California
  80. Alex_brown_etfc_its_nice_that_14 Graphic Design “Non-league football is our punk rock” – Alex Brown’s work for Eastbourne Town FC