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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. Christopher_payneesto-thenewyorktimesmagazine-itsnicethat-list Publication Christopher Payne shoots Colombian sweets factory for The New York Times Magazine
  2. Sharp_type-typeassets-garnett-list-int Graphic Design Sharp Type on finding a niche in the aesthetic eco-system of typography
  3. Aint-bad-list-02-int Photography Magazine Aint Bad talks us through its diverse themes and contributors
  4. Mouldmap7-landfilleditions-julien_ceccaldi-05-int Digital Landfill Editions’ Hugh Frost on the publishing process for Mould Map 7
  5. Jane-dickson-times-square-itsnicethat-list2 Photography New York in neon: Jane Dickson’s portrait of a city and its nocturnal life
  6. Robinfriend-bastardcountryside-publication-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Robin Friend on representing Britain’s "bastard countryside"
  7. Buckellison-christmascard-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Buck Ellison’s staged photographs capture the private lives of California WASPs
  8. Purecountry-billsullivan-pub-15-int Publication Early Russian colour photography and Spaghetti Westerns collide in new book from S_U_N
  9. Creativeequals-alihanan-news-list-int Events Creative Equals talks us through its new programme for women returning to work
  10. John_booth-bedroom-matches-hov-09-int Art Take a look inside John Booth’s exuberant and chaotic dream bedroom
  11. Zak_group-mmk-identity-01-int Graphic Design Zak Group designs new identity for Frankfurt’s Museum für Moderne Kunst
  12. Commonname-portfolio-gd-01-int Graphic Design “How does an identity express itself in 3D?”: Common Name on design for environments
  13. Toystory-4-news-list-int Film Disney-Pixar releases teaser trailer of Toy Story 4
  14. Work-form-eis-pub-list-2-int Publication Design studio work-form talk awkward typography, black holes and metallic gold
  15. Sophyhollington-bandcamp-list-int Illustration Sophy Hollington's latest commissions cover all kinds of myth, superstition, and ritual
  16. Uncleginger-thelastday-list-int Animation Uncle Ginger makes its first foray into music videos with Luke Sital-Singh’s ‘The Last Day’
  17. A-dance-mag-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication The editor of A Dance Mag talks the transcendental potential of dance, both for individuals and society
  18. 13_room_fifty_print_-_water_copy Illustration Pat Bradbury's illustrative battle between choosing a limited number of shapes, or a billion
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. Glyphdrawingclub-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital GlyphDrawing.Club is pushing the capabilities and creative potential of modular design editing tools
  22. Liamcobb-theinspector-pub-list-int Publication A comedy of manners: Liam Cobb’s latest comic takes on the world of culinary competition
  23. Offshore-istanbuldesignbiennale-identity-list Ones To Watch 2018 Offshore Studio on its identity concept for the Istanbul Design Biennial
  24. Thegourmand-dogeatdogcalendar-list-int Publication The Gourmand announces its 2019 charity Dog Eat Dog calendar
  25. Emilyoberman-pentagram-snl-list-int Graphic Design Emily Oberman’s new SNL opening sequence is a playful portrait of the cast and the city
  26. 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
  27. Sevenmagicmountains-nevada-liverpool-news-int Art Ugo Rondinone’s magic mountain comes to Liverpool
  28. Lippincott-list-anniversary-int Branding The design firm behind the Coca-Cola ribbon celebrates 75 years of its most iconic work
  29. Polychromy-plays-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Colour for Change: Navine G. Khan-Dossos on her residency with the patients of St Mary’s Hospital
  30. Bound-pleats-17-int Publication A hum of publishing activity at a trio of Manchester book fairs
  31. Alicemann-drummies-list-int Photography Alice Mann awarded the 2018 Taylor Wessing prize in historic win
  32. Colophon-apercu-list-int Graphic Design Colophon releases a new addition to the Aperçu family in Arabic script
  33. Letraset-exhibition-list-int Exhibition Unit Editions’ study of Letraset takes on a new form in this Sheffield exhibition
  34. 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”
  35. Party-boneidle-pub-04-int Publication Partying in the Weimar Republic with the Archive of Modern Conflict
  36. 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
  37. Upstudio-commongood-identity-01-int Graphic Design A lesson in exhibition design from creative practice U-P
  38. Mousse-manifestapalermo-identity-06-int Graphic Design Mousse Agency on its identity for Manifesta 12, conceived of a virus "able to infect any image"
  39. Fikra-graphic-design-biennial-list Graphic Design Design practice Fikra announces the UAE’s first graphic design biennial
  40. Wongping-art-itsnicethat-list Animation Wong Ping wins inaugural Camden Arts Centre Emerging Artist Prize
  41. Spaceshifters-dcl-hayward-12-int Exhibition Work with the viewer in mind: a chat with the curator of The Hayward's new exhibition
  42. Timbernerslee-inrupt-web-news-int Web The founder of the world wide web is seeking to decentralise data storage
  43. Quentindebriey-book-photography-list-int Photograhy A visual "skate" through New York in the golden hour, with photographer Quentin de Briey
  44. ___jonathandjobnkondo_comfortzone_uniqlo_list Ones To Watch 2018 In Jonathan Djob Nkondo’s animation Comfort Zone, Uniqlo’s Ultra Light Down takes a trip
  45. Matthewcraven-primer-anthology-publication-list-int Publication Matthew Craven creates a new handmade universe in his book, Primer
  46. 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
  47. Vanessaprager-painting-list-int Art Vanessa Prager on embracing the chaos of life in her work, and collaborating with her sister, Alex Prager
  48. Catherinehyland-list-edit-int Photograhy Catherine Hyland records the complex environment of a Chilean lithium mine
  49. 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
  50. Kajet_journal-issue_02-publication-list-new-int Publication Kajet Journal on tackling the complex history and potential futures of Eastern European utopia
  51. Tamsinclark-latespringbooks-rarebooks-list-int Publication Late Spring Books on the challenges of representing freedom on the page
  52. 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
  53. Playonplay-work-list-int Graphic Design Play on Play on the nostalgic references that inform its forward-thinking practice
  54. Chris_smith-sauna_youth-leather-list4 Animation New animation Leather “marries the loose and scribbly with the technical and obsessive”
  55. Permission_slip-frost-parker-10-int Exhibition New Good Press show Permission Slip is a masterclass in archiving and translating everyday chaos
  56. Unnamed Publication The creative methods and madness of everyone from Wes Anderson to Rei Kawakubo
  57. Hato-sketch-01-list-int Digital Hato designs interactive website for London restaurant Sketch
  58. Dazed-devhynes-01-int Publication Wolfgang Tillmans shoots Dev Hynes for Dazed's latest cover
  59. Interview-agnesvarda-01-news-int Publication After announcing its closure in May, Interview Magazine is back and due on newsstands this week
  60. Studioard-unplayablepiano-paulnash-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Ard on the dialogues inherent to artist’s publishing and not falling back on style
  61. Unnamed Graphic Design Designer and art director Raquel Quevedo on the importance of leaving room for fantasy and experiments
  62. Alexismark-annualreportt-06-int Graphic Design Design studio Alexis Mark on the value of criticism in design practice
  63. Aseltambay-portfolio-20-int Graphic Design Asel Tambay on translating words into “objects, performers and places” in her graphic design practice
  64. Barnumscrackers-news-int Product Design Barnum’s Animals crackers have had a PETA-approved update
  65. Miguelproenca-list-int Photograhy Miguel Proença on his photo series capturing Portugal’s spiritual healers
  66. Kayeblegvad-dogyears-05-int Publication Kaye Blegvad on the making of Dog Years, her book about surviving depression
  67. William-farr-florals-list-int Art William Farr’s floral sculptures are a celebration of ephemera and controlled chaos
  68. Weapons_of_reason-food-int-02 Publication Weapons of Reason's food issue is designed to inform, not preach, on systems that breed inequality
  69. Zak-group-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Digital Zak Group designs a digital platform for the museum M+, four years before it opens
  70. Leedspostcards-four_corners-int-06 Publication Four Corners Books announces its next publication
  71. Guang-yu-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Guang Yu on how everyday observations informs his design practice
  72. List-image-locker-room Art Locker room talk: Gray Wielebinski on appropriating the visual, spoken and body language of baseball
  73. Fontsmithsaatchihosb-type-int-3 Graphic Design M&C Saatchi and Fontsmith collaborate on font collection for House of St Barnabas
  74. Oscar-hudson-film-itsnicethat-list Film Oscar Hudson on using surveillance as an aesthetic and storytelling device in the video for Young Fathers
  75. List-img-accent-mag Publication Accent Magazine on mocking, mimicking and surpassing the mainstream
  76. Paul-paetzel-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Paul Paetzel on drawing inspiration from life, science fiction and his mother’s still life compositions
  77. Viviane-sassen-hot-mirror-photography-itsnicethat-05 Photography An eye for the uncanny: Viviane Sassen on her concurrent exhibition with Lee Miller
  78. Elizabeth_friedlander_list International Women's Day Elizabeth Friedlander: one of the first women to design a typeface
  79. Int-alessandro-furchino-capria-mm-paris-list Graphic Design M/M (Paris) and the ongoing conversations that define its practice
  80. Eduardo_paolozzi_its_nice_that_list2 Art Eduardo Paolozzi: on a singular teacher and his devil-may-care philosophy