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Ayla Angelos

Ayla joined It’s Nice That as editorial assistant in June 2017. Having graduated in 2014 with a degree in English, she has since worked as a journalist for various online and print publications. Ayla cites her keen interests as graphic design, illustration and photography.

  1. Glug-protest-by-design-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Glug is on a mission to create the world’s largest database of climate protest posters
  2. Guinness-liberty-fields-advertsising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising Guinness launches a documentary-style ad that salutes Japan’s first-ever female rugby squad
  3. Mcdonalds-shnuggs-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising McDonald's spoofs a fake clothing brand for the launch of its Spicy Chicken McNuggets
  4. Mel-arzamarski-art-itsnicethat-01 Art “I feel like I am following breadcrumbs”: Mel Arzamarski on her pursuit of art
  5. Elya-forelya-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Through playful and considered design, Elya Forelya aims to tackle the stigma around ASD
  6. Josh-edgoose-the-birds-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography In his new series, photographer Josh Edgoose captures a world ruled by birds
  7. Tina-schwizgebel-wang-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Tina Schwizgebel-Wang’s etchings are filled with detailed scenes of everyday life
  8. Hisami-tanaka-art-itsnicethat-01 Art “I want to show that the world is actually very simple”: meet artist Hisami Tanaka
  9. Jack-latham-parliament-of-owls-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Jack Latham investigates the hidden conspiracies of Bohemian Grove
  10. Aaron-elvis-jupin-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Catch a glimpse into the cartoon world of artist Aaron Elvis Jupin
  11. Molly-greene-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Parted hair and succulent leaves: artist Molly Greene draws from the peculiar
  12. Genie-espinosa-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Genie Espinosa’s illustrations are not quite as innocent as you might think
  13. Specht-studio-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design “My creativity is sparked by music and architecture”: meet graphic designer Stephanie Specht
  14. Brian-rideout-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Artist Brian Rideout paints private art collections that will never be publicly available again
  15. Danna-singer-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Turning her lens to those around her, Danna Singer reveals the story of a working class community
  16. Solange-when-i-get-home-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Featuring art and architectural wonders, Solange releases extended cut of her film When I Get Home
  17. Dahye-choi-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Seoul-based artist Dahye Choi gets inspired by “old spaces” and “ordinary things”
  18. Erin-okeefe-built-work-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Erin O’Keefe continues to trick the eye with her bewildering photography
  19. Maaike-canne-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Maaike Canne’s illustrations are inspired by gas stations, malls, hotel lobbies and motels
  20. Derek-paul-jack-boyle-art-itsnicethat-01 Art “I really like the smell of acrylic paint”; meet artist Derek Paul Jack Boyle
  21. Tunica-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Tunica magazine calls on over 50 collaborators for its biggest and most experimental issue yet
  22. Paul-waak-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Still weird and colourful, illustrator Paul Waak dabbles with new techniques
  23. Ana-popescu-illustration-itsnicethat-24 Illustration Sun, shade and imaginary houses – as seen through the eyes of illustrator Ana Popescu
  24. Aks-misyuta-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Artist Aks Misyuta on her inflatable, vulnerable and cartoonish characters
  25. Pierre-vanni-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design “I think about my work as a birthday present”: graphic designer Pierre Vanni
  26. Maurizio-di-ilorio-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Maurizio Di Iorio tricks the eye with his illusory photography
  27. Laura-mccluskey-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography With “personality and warmth”, Laura McCluskey turns her lens to those around her
  28. Letterform-archive-bookshelf-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Bookshelf The team at Letterform Archive reveal their favourite type-filled books
  29. Anne-buttner-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Graphic designer Anne Büttner is drawn towards all-things bold, clashing and experimental
  30. Daniel-stier-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Daniel Stier on how he transforms “cheap mass-produced things” into art
  31. Madeleine-pfull-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Fragility, despair and boredom are the pillars to Madeleine Pfull’s paintings of elderly women
  32. Christopher-anderson-cop-photography-itsnicethat-03 Photography As a response to the world around him, Christopher Anderson photographs the cops of New York City
  33. Ooo-studio-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design “We will fight on the battlefield!”: A day in the office of Studio O.OO
  34. Jeff-mermelstein-arena-photography-itsnicethat-02 Photography Photographer Jeff Mermelstein takes us on an extraordinary trip inside the Barclays Centre
  35. David-benski-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design “Movies, movies, movies”: graphic designer David Benski on his cinematic portfolio
  36. Heath-west-art-itsnicethat-01 Art “I absolutely hated it”: Heath West on why he left architecture for the art industry
  37. Hubert-crabieres-edicola-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photograhy Hubert Crabières captures a brilliantly absurd celebrating family for Edicola
  38. John-christian-rose-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Designer John Christian Rose on how he turns mess, chaos and clutter into art
  39. Ian-weldon-i-am-not-a-wedding-photographer-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Meet Ian Weldon, the “photographer that photographs weddings”
  40. Tres-tipos-graphicos-generacion-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Grotesque and playful, Tres Tipos Gráficos’ latest project is filled with personality
  41. Otl-aicher-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design Otl Aicher’s Isny: an exhibition celebrating the work of the iconic 20th Century designer
  42. Rachel-whiteread-sculpture-itsnicethat-1 Sculpture Tate Britain announces new exhibition dedicated to artist Rachel Whiteread
  43. Sebastian-shwamm-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “I love to do shit that just looks cool” - Sebastian Schwamm on his new illustrative approach
  44. Vivienne-westwood-publication-itsnicethat-1 Publication A look inside Juergen Teller and OK-RM's collaborative new book
  45. Virgil-abloh-lil-uzi-vert-film-itsnicethat-1 Film Virgil Abloh directs gruesome new video for Lil Uzi Vert, subtitled with fake Arabic text
  46. Martin-parr-think-of-scotland-itsnicethat-1 Photography Martin Parr curates 25 years of photographing Scotland in latest book Think of Scotland
  47. Michela-natella-set-design-itsnicethat-1 Set Design Michela Natella’s hyperreal world and stand-out set designs for Toilet Paper Magazine
  48. Albert-elm-what-sort-of-life-is-this-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Albert Elm tells us why being a photographer is like “being an obsessed gold digger”
  49. Things-september-itsnicethat-1 Things Things: belly buttons, football and an illustrated guide to photographing your own asshole
  50. Harry-cooke-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography “I will always seek the golden hour”: Harry Cooke on his dreamlike photography
  51. Bosco-sodi-muro-sculpture-itsnicethat-2 Sculpture Artist Bosco Sodi to build a wall in New York made of 1,600 removable clay timbers
  52. Alex-da-corte-st-vincent-new-york-film-itsnicethat-1 Film Alex Da Corte directs a colourfully bizarre music video for St. Vincent’s single New York
  53. Leaheinrich_meanwhile_4_itsnicethat_(1) Illustration Airbnb sex and a girl falling in love with a peacock: Lea Heinrich's latest illustrations
  54. Ben-arogundade-obama-best-covers-publication-itsnicethat-10 Publication Ben Arogundade curates nearly a decade's worth of Obama magazine covers
  55. Derek-ercolano-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Illustrator Derek Ercolano’s transition to the dark side
  56. Thirza-schaap-plastic-ocean-art-itsnicethat-1 Photography Thirza Schaap captures the beauty of plastic as a “friendly reminder” about pollution
  57. Aaron-denton-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design “I was drawn to designing posters out of necessity”: Aaron Denton on his poster infatuation
  58. Kim-kardashian-steven-klein-interview-magazine-fashion-itsnicethat-1 Fashion Kim Kardashian is “America’s New First Lady” in controversial Steven Klein shoot
  59. Brian-massidy-melanie-shatzky-the-children-itsnicethat-1 Photography The Children: a photo series that captures the fear, disorientation and wonder of childhood
  60. Patricia-voulgaris-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Patricia Voulgaris' surreal photographs are influenced by memory, sculpture and space
  61. Reka-neszmelyi-bankito-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design Réka Neszmélyi's powerful identity for Bánkitó Cultural & Music Festival 2017
  62. Antony-gormley-art-itsnicethat-1 Sculpture Antony Gormley unveils life-sized sculpture
  63. David-abrahams-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography “It’s your own way of seeing the world”: A look into David Abrahams’ bold and emotive visual diary
  64. Michael-haddad-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Michael Haddad mixes “push-pin, French comics and paperback sci-fi” into postmodern illustrations
  65. David-gomez-maestre-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Photographer David Gomez Maestre captures the romance of sun-blushed landscapes
  66. Eliza-hatch-cheer-up-luv-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Cheer Up Luv: the photography project sharing women's experiences with sexual harassment
  67. Jeong-hwa-min-illustration-itsnicethat-21 Illustration “Bold, concise, minimalist and sometimes abstract”: a look at Jeong Hwa Min’s new illustrative approach
  68. Adidas-originals-fashion-itsnicethat-1 Fashion Peter Saville and Nick Knight host a series of talks for Adidas Originals pop-up studio
  69. Donald-sanger-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Donald Sanger illustrates a grotesque and humorous version of humanity
  70. Cordova-canillas-fucking-young-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Publication "We are visual storytellers": studio Córdova Canillas talks us through the redesign of Fucking Young! magazine
  71. Liam-cobb-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Liam Cobb illustrates the collapse of the Heygate Estate in latest comic Conditioner 
  72. Jack-taylor-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “I don't want to lose my connection with the tangible”: illustrator Jack Taylor on his new digital and 3D process
  73. Jamie-morgan-mo-farah-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Photographer Jamie Morgan captures Mo Farah’s portrait for final race with Nike
  74. Marta-serrano-enter-my-dreams-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Marta Serrano photographs “boys, men and their unique ways and worlds”
  75. Kayla-buium-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Kayla Buium parodies the human race through expressive paintings and surreal creatures
  76. Nigel-waymouth-joyce-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Renowned 60s poster designer Nigel Waymouth creates psychedelic new work for Hong Kong gallery
  77. Wrong-studio-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design Wrong Studio combines well-executed typography with “flaws and errors”
  78. Mushpit-interiority-complex-itsnicethat-1 Art Mushpit explores social media anxiety in new exhibition Interiority Complex
  79. Will-i-am-jim-kazanjian-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Will.i.am’s eyewear label and CGI artist Jim Kazanjian create a world set in the year 2208
  80. Vma-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design OCD creates a “nonconformist” visual identity for the MTV Video Music Awards