Jenny Brewer

Jenny joined the editorial team as It’s Nice That’s first news editor in April 2016. Having studied 3D Design, she has spent the last seven years working in design journalism. Contact her with news stories relating to the creative industries.

  1. William-kentridge---the-head-and-the-load-14-18-now-art-itsnicethat-list Art Danny Boyle, Rachel Whiteread and Gillian Wearing part of vast WW1 centenary programme, 14-18 Now
  2. U2-broken-fingaz-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Anonymous Israeli art collective Broken Fingaz directs highly political animation for U2
  3. Patternity-john-lewis-product-design-itsnicethat-list Product Design Patternity designs John Lewis’ first combined homeware and apparel collection
  4. Martin-creed_school-prints_hepworth-wakefield_art_itsnicethat-list Art School prints by Martin Creed and Helen Marten address “devaluing of creativity in education”
  5. Paul-bence-photography_-getty-images-itsnicethat Photography Getty predicts visual trends for 2018, and reveals what images people are searching for
  6. Evan-cohen-visions-comic-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Evan Cohen’s illustrated characters work together to travel through the panels of his comic
  7. Ben-the-illustrator-survey Illustration This illustrator surveyed 1261 illustrators about pay, workload, clients, contracts and more
  8. List_marion-pinaffo-raphael-pluvinage-agnes-agullo-papier-machine-product-design-itsnicethat Product Design The Papier Machine collection of DIY electronic paper toys reinvents the activity book
  9. Supermundane_i_know_its_over_illustration_itsnicethat8 Illustration Supermundane comes over all nostalgic for latest series I Know It’s Over
  10. Paul-wager-dadiani-memoriam-omnibus-art-itsnicethat Art Only cryptocurrency will be accepted for these artworks at a Mayfair gallery
  11. The-guardian-redesign-masthead-word-mark-logo-graphic-design-itsnicethat-6 Graphic Design The Guardian teases redesign with trailer revealing new masthead
  12. This-american-life-icon-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design This American Life rebrands with new logo by Erik Jarlsson
  13. Obama-presidential-center-chicago-architecture-itsnicethat-list Architecture The Obama Presidential Center Museum design is inspired by “four hands coming together”
  14. Marimekko-uniqlo-collection-fashion-itsnicethat-3 Fashion Uniqlo and Marimekko collaborate on bold and expressive new collection
  15. Russia-tourism-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design The rebrand for Russia’s tourist board uses Suprematist geometry laid out as a map
  16. Ikea-pee-pregnancy-test-print-advertising-itsnicethat Advertising Pee on this Ikea print ad, and if you’re pregnant, you get a crib half price
  17. Spark-chi-partners-advertising-itsnicethat Advertising Diversity in ad agencies is creeping up, albeit very slowly, says IPA survey
  18. Muji-hotel-interior-design-itsnicethat-list Architecture Muji to open “anti-gorgeous, anti-cheap” hotels in China and Japan
  19. Loving_vincent_film_its_nice_that_1 Film Baftas 2018 nominations feature nods for Loving Vincent and Have Heart, a film about a gif
  20. Okcupid-dtf-campaign-maurizio-cattelan-pierpaolo-ferrari-toiletpaper-wieden-kennedy-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Toiletpaper’s Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari create DTF campaign for OkCupid
  21. Boucher-paintings-odalisque-1745-itsnicethat-list Art School teacher fired for showing nude paintings in an art lesson
  22. Richard-long-art-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Artist Richard Long and Vogue’s former editor among creatives on New Year’s Honours list
  23. Majid-adin-blinkink-the-journey-help-refugees-animation-itsnicethat Animation Iranian refugee and animator Majid Adin directs emotive film, The Journey
  24. Bjork-jesse-kanda-arisen-my-senses-music-video-film-list Film Jesse Kanda directs Björk inside a giant silicon slug for Arisen My Senses video (NSFW)
  25. Eden-project-studio-swine_emilywhitfield-wicks-art-itsnicethat_list Sculpture Studio Swine’s giant "breathing" Eden Project sculpture will pay homage to cyanobacteria
  26. Dictionary-stories-book-jez-burrows-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Jez Burrows got a choir to sing strange example sentences from the dictionary
  27. Stranger-things-netflix-artwork-algorithm-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Netflix reveals it personalises artwork design according to users’ viewing habits
  28. Heather-phillipson_-eat-here_-installation-view-at-schirn-kunsthalle_-frankfurt_-2016.-image-courtesy-the-artist-and-norbert-miguletz-_art_itsnicethat Art Transport for London’s public art programme will only commission women artists in 2018
  29. Vatican-news-accenture-graphic-design-digital-itsnicethat Graphic Design The Vatican appoints Accenture to design and rebrand its digital channels
  30. May Review of the Year 2017 Political posters and Youtube Sans: a look back at May 2017
  31. April Review of the Year 2017 Vogue's new editor and a typeface for pride: a look back at April 2017
  32. Jolly-rebellion-typeface-charity-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design Typeface designed by Face37’s Rick Banks launched to “write off Trump”
  33. Builders-club-raven-h-baidu-3d-film_itsnicethat_list Film Builder's Club creates warping, bubbling and morphing 3D animations for Baidu
  34. Two-points-espn-nba-typeface-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Two Points designs typeface based on a basketball for ESPN magazine’s NBA issue
  35. Stanhema_bauhaus-now_01-itsnicethat-list Publication Designing Bauhaus Now magazine was a conflict of rationality and experimentation
  36. Brainstorm-i'm-fine-mental-health-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition I’m Fine exhibition explores masculinity and male mental health
  37. Clove-magazine-debika-ray-south-asian-design-culture-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Clove magazine celebrates the diversity and cultural phenomena of South Asia
  38. Born-in-a-void-alex-grigg-animation-itsnicethat Animation Alex Grigg’s animation Born in Void tackles isolation in a vivid, abstract, interstellar landscape
  39. Y-and-r-navy-brand-identity-tagline-forged-at-sea-itsnicethat-list Advertising Y&R creates new brand identity, campaign and tagline for the US Navy
  40. John-morgan-adrien-vasquez-abyme-typography-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic designer John Morgan launches type foundry and art platform, Abyme
  41. Brand_finance_plain_packaging_report-itsnicethat Graphic Design Plain packaging and health warnings on food and drink could cost companies hundreds of billions
  42. Hiyacar-brand-someone-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design SomeOne rebrands Hiyacar, the “Airbnb for cars”, inspired by movement
  43. California-sunday-teen-issue-publication-itsnicethat-cover Publication Behind California Sunday’s teen issue, made (mostly) by teenagers
  44. Pantone-colour-of-the-year-ultra-violet-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Pantone Colour of the Year 2018 has been announced
  45. Person-of-year-2017-time-magazine-cover-itsnicethat-list Publication Time magazine announces Person of the Year 2017, The Silence Breakers
  46. Working-not-working-2017-companies-creatives-want-to-work-for-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Working Not Working charts the top 50 companies creatives want to work for
  47. Lubaina_himid_navigation_charts_(2017)_installation_view__spike_island._courtesy_the_artist_and_hollybush_gardens-art-itsnicethat-list Art Lubaina Himid wins Turner Prize 2017 for tackling “how racism persists today”
  48. Mutator-william-latham-vr-art-itsnicethat-list Digital The future of clubbing: Shoom 30 will feature VR artwork that responds to your dance moves
  49. Anish-kapoor-descension-itsnicethat Art Anish Kapoor’s first VR work will depict “the body falling into itself”
  50. Wes-anderson-isle-of-dogs-film-animation-itsnicethat-list-2 Animation Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs to premiere at Berlin Film Festival
  51. Elliot-dear-bbc-christmas-2017-the-supporting-act-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Elliot Dear directs BBC Christmas animation The Supporting Act, using stop frame with CGI faces
  52. Chermayeff-geismar-haviv_nbc-logo_itsnicethat Graphic Design Renowned graphic designer Ivan Chermayeff has died aged 85
  53. Benetton_scuola-oliviero_toscani-photography-advertising-itsnicethat_list Photography Controversial Italian photographer Oliviero Toscani returns to work with Benetton
  54. Gq-jeremy-corbyn-marco-grob-cover-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication GQ reveals Jeremy Corbyn cover, shot by Marco Grob
  55. Nadia-lee-cohen-dmb-represents-olivia-von-halle-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Nadia Lee Cohen depicts distorted suburbia inspired by Edward Scissorhands
  56. Sebaldo-illustration-itsnicethat-psymon-prawn-list Illustration Sebaldo’s airbrush-style is inspired by 90s bowling alley graphics and underwater worlds
  57. The-national-luke-hayman-album-cover-grammys-graphic-design-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Grammys 2018 nominees include Pentagram’s Luke Hayman, Ed Steed and Canada
  58. Fka-twigs-dream-warrior-avantgarden-issue-two-publication-itsnicethat-list Digital FKA twigs collaborates with 18-year-old David Ozochukwu on AVANTgarden issue two
  59. Dolly-parton-look-alike-competition.-phoenix_-1979-list Photography David Hurn’s trips to Arizona from 1979 – 2001 capture “ordinary people in ordinary pursuits”
  60. Django-django-in-your-beat-music-video-brodie-kaman-sophie-koko-gate-film-list Film Django Django’s In Your Beat video by Sophie Koko Gate and Brodie Kaman sees the band trapped in a poster world
  61. Phil-sharp-non-fictions-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Phil Sharp tells Londoners’ hidden narratives, and how they interlink, in [non]fictions
  62. Kickstarter-order-design-hamish-smyth-jesse-reed-graphic-design-itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Kickstarter grows up with rebrand by design studio Order
  63. Ok-go-obsession-music-video-film-itsnicethat-list Film OK Go release latest epic video featuring 567 printers, and a lot of paper
  64. European-union-flag-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Britain can no longer host the European Capital of Culture because of Brexit
  65. The-budget-cash-money-itsnicethat Miscellaneous How the UK Budget 2017 could affect the creative industries
  66. Lucky-strike-advert-smoking-itsnicethat Advertising US tobacco companies to release anti-smoking ads under court order
  67. John-lasseter-pixar-disney-animation-itsnicethat Animation John Lasseter, Pixar founder and head of Disney Animation, takes leave of absence after misconduct claims
  68. Solange-calvin-klein-our-family-my-calvins-willy-vanderperre-advertising-itsnicethat-list Fashion Solange curated the latest Calvin Klein campaign, shot by Willy Vanderperre
  69. Buffalo-zine-stack-awards-2017-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication The year’s best independent magazines celebrated at The Stack Awards
  70. London-needs-you-alive-amv-bbdo-anti-knife-campaign-london-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Anti-knife crime campaign sees affected kids involved in the creative process
  71. Marina-willer-pentagram-ferrari-under-the-skin-design-museum-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list3 Graphic Design Pentagram’s Marina Willer creates the graphic identity for Ferrari: Under the Skin
  72. Milton-glaser-sunglasses-classic-specs-foldo-boldo-product-design-itsnicethat Product Design Milton Glaser has designed sunglasses for Classic Specs
  73. Simon-landrein-dan-croll-tokyo-music-video-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Simon Landrein takes Dan Croll down the rabbit hole in his animated video for Tokyo
  74. Jesse_kanda_arca_album_cover_artwork_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous Art Vinyl announces nominees for best record cover artwork of the year
  75. Ce%cc%81sar_dezfuli-amadou_sumalia-taylor_wessing_photographic_portrait_prize_winner_2017-photography-itsnicethat Photography César Dezfuli’s “striking and unsettling” portrait of Malian refugee wins Taylor Wessing prize
  76. Mary-reid-kelley-and-patrick-kelley_-torpedo-juice-2017-art-itsnicethat-list Art Mary Reid Kelley’s latest ghoulish, satirical film comments on the morality of nuclear weapons
  77. Greggs-advent-calendar-sausage-roll-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Sausage Troll: Greggs apologises for its Christmas campaign after Twitter backlash
  78. Grand-matter-stickers_illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration “My body my choice” and other illustrated digital stickers aim to promote women’s empowerment
  79. Cards-against-humanity-saves-america-advertising-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Cards Against Humanity bought a plot of land on the US Mexico border
  80. Paper-magazine-break-the-internet-nicki-minaj-ellen-von-unwerth-itsnicethat-list Publication Paper reveals Break the Internet take two, with Nicki Minaj shot by Ellen von Unwerth