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Billie Muraben

Billie studied illustration at Camberwell College of Art before completing an MA in Visual Communication at the Royal College of Art. She joined It’s Nice That as a Freelance Editorial Assistant in January 2015.

  1. Benoitbrun-romanswissorchestra-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic designer Benoît Brun’s comics-inspired typography leaps off the page
  2. Jaeminlee-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jaemin Lee takes on the influence of 80s pop in his illustrative process and aesthetic
  3. Everpress-valentines-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Everpress’ “slimy love slug” inspired Valentine’s campaign is a wide-ranging vision of love ‘n’ lust
  4. Johnmorgan-solidobjects-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Klasse John Morgan takes Virginia Woolf’s Solid Objects through a variety of translation processes
  5. Practicetheory-araki-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Practice Theory embraces the funereal in its exhibition design telling stories of love and death
  6. Jamesvinciguerra-graphicdesign-illustration-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design James Vinciguerra on the instinctive process that results in his energetic compositions
  7. Loewe-itsnicethat-list Art Loewe announces the finalists for its 2019 Craft Prize
  8. Moma-expansion-news-int Art MoMA announces summer closure as it expands both footprint and outlook
  9. Ine%cc%80s-longevial-work-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Inès Longevial on balancing figuration and abstraction with memories and dreams
  10. Michaelbodiamsarahparker-blooms-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Michael Bodiam and Sarah Parker on translating work from an Instagram grid to the printed page
  11. Middleplane-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Magazine Middle Plane takes an experimental approach to a familiar format
  12. Ambervittoria-bringyourownburberry-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Amber Vittoria challenges stereotypes in her elaborately posed drawings
  13. Fabiobiesel-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Designer and typographer Fabio Biesel aims to be “surprising, not perfect”
  14. The-pluralist-rca-newspaper-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication The editor of RCA newspaper The Pluralist on creating a more “political” publication
  15. Posternaks-photography-itsnicethat-list-alt Photography Photography duo Posternaks talk us through their collaboration as twin sisters
  16. Trestiposgra%cc%81ficos-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Tres Tipos Gráficos balances references with ingenuity in its design for printed matter
  17. Isabellacotier-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Isabella Cotier’s characters are a celebration of dressing to express
  18. Craigoldham-theylive-roughtradebooks-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Craig Oldham reaches through the cinema screen and returns with a book lifted from another world
  19. Hannahstarkey-book-mack-01-int-list2 Photography Hannah Starkey’s photographs of women and their daily lives balance visual simplicity with a critical eye
  20. Laurapappa-book-alt-list Publication Graphic designer Laura Pappa’s architecturally-informed book design
  21. Builtbycivilization-sydneybiennale-alt-list Graphic Design Design studio Civilization filter down complex ideas into clear visual solutions
  22. Joekessler-windowpane-breakdownpress-16-int Publication “Colourful bravado and a disdain for continuity”: Breakdown Press on the new edition of Windowpane
  23. Christopher_payneesto-thenewyorktimesmagazine-itsnicethat-list Publication Christopher Payne shoots Colombian sweets factory for The New York Times Magazine
  24. Sharp_type-typeassets-garnett-list-int Graphic Design Sharp Type on finding a niche in the aesthetic eco-system of typography
  25. Aint-bad-list-02-int Photography Magazine Aint Bad talks us through its diverse themes and contributors
  26. Mouldmap7-landfilleditions-julien_ceccaldi-05-int Digital Landfill Editions’ Hugh Frost on the publishing process for Mould Map 7
  27. Jane-dickson-times-square-itsnicethat-list2 Photography New York in neon: Jane Dickson’s portrait of a city and its nocturnal life
  28. Robinfriend-bastardcountryside-publication-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Robin Friend on representing Britain’s "bastard countryside"
  29. Buckellison-christmascard-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Buck Ellison’s staged photographs capture the private lives of California WASPs
  30. Purecountry-billsullivan-pub-15-int Publication Early Russian colour photography and Spaghetti Westerns collide in new book from S_U_N
  31. Creativeequals-alihanan-news-list-int Events Creative Equals talks us through its new programme for women returning to work
  32. John_booth-bedroom-matches-hov-09-int Art Take a look inside John Booth’s exuberant and chaotic dream bedroom
  33. Zak_group-mmk-identity-01-int Graphic Design Zak Group designs new identity for Frankfurt’s Museum für Moderne Kunst
  34. Commonname-portfolio-gd-01-int Graphic Design “How does an identity express itself in 3D?”: Common Name on design for environments
  35. Toystory-4-news-list-int Film Disney-Pixar releases teaser trailer of Toy Story 4
  36. Work-form-eis-pub-list-2-int Publication Design studio work-form talk awkward typography, black holes and metallic gold
  37. Sophyhollington-bandcamp-list-int Illustration Sophy Hollington's latest commissions cover all kinds of myth, superstition, and ritual
  38. Uncleginger-thelastday-list-int Animation Uncle Ginger makes its first foray into music videos with Luke Sital-Singh’s ‘The Last Day’
  39. A-dance-mag-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication The editor of A Dance Mag talks the transcendental potential of dance, both for individuals and society
  40. 13_room_fifty_print_-_water_copy Illustration Pat Bradbury's illustrative battle between choosing a limited number of shapes, or a billion
  41. Goodgrief-good_grief__charlie_brown!_celebrating_snoopy_and_the_enduring_power_of_peanuts_at_somerset_house_(c)_tim_bowditch-list-int Exhibition The little incidents: Jean Schulz on Peanuts and the legacy of Charles M. Schulz
  42. Greetingsfromthebarricades-four_corners_greetings_from_the_barricades-11-int Publication We speak with the author of the latest Four Corners book, Greetings from the Barricades
  43. Glyphdrawingclub-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital GlyphDrawing.Club is pushing the capabilities and creative potential of modular design editing tools
  44. Liamcobb-theinspector-pub-list-int Publication A comedy of manners: Liam Cobb’s latest comic takes on the world of culinary competition
  45. Offshore-istanbuldesignbiennale-identity-list Ones To Watch 2018 Offshore Studio on its identity concept for the Istanbul Design Biennial
  46. Thegourmand-dogeatdogcalendar-list-int Publication The Gourmand announces its 2019 charity Dog Eat Dog calendar
  47. Emilyoberman-pentagram-snl-list-int Graphic Design Emily Oberman’s new SNL opening sequence is a playful portrait of the cast and the city
  48. Emily_evans_dance_of_life-list-int Publication Illustrators at the RCA take on “the dance of life” in a new book focusing on a local market
  49. Sevenmagicmountains-nevada-liverpool-news-int Art Ugo Rondinone’s magic mountain comes to Liverpool
  50. Lippincott-list-anniversary-int Branding The design firm behind the Coca-Cola ribbon celebrates 75 years of its most iconic work
  51. Polychromy-plays-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Colour for Change: Navine G. Khan-Dossos on her residency with the patients of St Mary’s Hospital
  52. Bound-pleats-17-int Publication A hum of publishing activity at a trio of Manchester book fairs
  53. Alicemann-drummies-list-int Photography Alice Mann awarded the 2018 Taylor Wessing prize in historic win
  54. Colophon-apercu-list-int Graphic Design Colophon releases a new addition to the Aperçu family in Arabic script
  55. Letraset-exhibition-list-int Exhibition Unit Editions’ study of Letraset takes on a new form in this Sheffield exhibition
  56. Scottking-johngrant--loveisreal-artwork-list-int Graphic Design Creative director Scott King on the John Grant album artwork he likens to “producing a piece of mini-theatre”
  57. Party-boneidle-pub-04-int Publication Partying in the Weimar Republic with the Archive of Modern Conflict
  58. Metahaven_-_eurasia__still-list-int World Mental Health Day 2018 “Wrap facts in fictions, and fictions in facts”: Metahaven on its ICA show, Version History
  59. Upstudio-commongood-identity-01-int Graphic Design A lesson in exhibition design from creative practice U-P
  60. Mousse-manifestapalermo-identity-06-int Graphic Design Mousse Agency on its identity for Manifesta 12, conceived of a virus "able to infect any image"
  61. Fikra-graphic-design-biennial-list Graphic Design Design practice Fikra announces the UAE’s first graphic design biennial
  62. Wongping-art-itsnicethat-list Animation Wong Ping wins inaugural Camden Arts Centre Emerging Artist Prize
  63. Spaceshifters-dcl-hayward-12-int Exhibition Work with the viewer in mind: a chat with the curator of The Hayward's new exhibition
  64. Timbernerslee-inrupt-web-news-int Web The founder of the world wide web is seeking to decentralise data storage
  65. Quentindebriey-book-photography-list-int Photograhy A visual "skate" through New York in the golden hour, with photographer Quentin de Briey
  66. ___jonathandjobnkondo_comfortzone_uniqlo_list Ones To Watch 2018 In Jonathan Djob Nkondo’s animation Comfort Zone, Uniqlo’s Ultra Light Down takes a trip
  67. Matthewcraven-primer-anthology-publication-list-int Publication Matthew Craven creates a new handmade universe in his book, Primer
  68. Valiz-astrid-antennae-artsinsociety-publishing-01-int Publication The founder of Valiz on publishing books that change the way we think and talk about art
  69. Vanessaprager-painting-list-int Art Vanessa Prager on embracing the chaos of life in her work, and collaborating with her sister, Alex Prager
  70. Catherinehyland-list-edit-int Photograhy Catherine Hyland records the complex environment of a Chilean lithium mine
  71. The-bon-ton-3-exhibition-catalogue-'subject'-antony-gormley-for-kettle's-yard Graphic Design Design studio The Bon Ton on its collaborative, responsive approach
  72. Kajet_journal-issue_02-publication-list-new-int Publication Kajet Journal on tackling the complex history and potential futures of Eastern European utopia
  73. Tamsinclark-latespringbooks-rarebooks-list-int Publication Late Spring Books on the challenges of representing freedom on the page
  74. Rathnaramanathan-dean-rca-03-int Art “Designers have the responsibility to think beyond the creation and shaping of content”: Rathna Ramanathan on her new role at the RCA
  75. Playonplay-work-list-int Graphic Design Play on Play on the nostalgic references that inform its forward-thinking practice
  76. Chris_smith-sauna_youth-leather-list4 Animation New animation Leather “marries the loose and scribbly with the technical and obsessive”
  77. Permission_slip-frost-parker-10-int Exhibition New Good Press show Permission Slip is a masterclass in archiving and translating everyday chaos
  78. Unnamed Publication The creative methods and madness of everyone from Wes Anderson to Rei Kawakubo
  79. Hato-sketch-01-list-int Digital Hato designs interactive website for London restaurant Sketch
  80. Dazed-devhynes-01-int Publication Wolfgang Tillmans shoots Dev Hynes for Dazed's latest cover