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. Snohetta-underwater-restaurant-norway-architecture-itsnicethat-list Architecture Snøhetta creates concrete shipwreck for Europe’s first underwater restaurant
  2. Manshen-lo-illustration-self-portrait-itsnicethat-list Illustration Manshen Lo creates surreal, comic-inspired observational illustrations
  3. Solange-evening-standard-dont-touch-my-hair-publication-itsnicethat-3 Publication Solange tells Evening Standard magazine “dtmh” after it removes braids from cover shot
  4. Jellyfish_pictures-creative_industries_federation-global_talent_report-itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous “Plans to end freedom of movement following Brexit imperil the creative industries” says report
  5. Ben-kopp-david-lynch-twin-peaks-beer-mikkeller-itsnicethat-illustration-list Illustration We talk to the illustrators who collaborated with David Lynch on Mikkeller's Twin Peaks beer
  6. Luckyme-dominic-flannigan-peter-marsden-lunice-ono-apple-music-itsnicethat-list Film LuckyMe’s Lunice film for Apple Music is a theatrical trip through 90s hip hop videos
  7. Les_inrockuptibles_bertrand_cantat_marie_trintignant_cover_publication_itsnicethat_list Publication Les Inrockuptibles explains decision to feature convicted murderer Bertrand Cantat on its cover
  8. Bodyform-blood-normal-amv-bbdo-daniel-wolfe-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising AMV BBDO ad for Bodyform ditches the mysterious blue fluid for #Bloodnormal
  9. Dougie-wallace_institute_well-heeled_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Dougie Wallace turns his lens on pampered pups in Well Heeled
  10. Layzell-bros-sarah-silverman-i-love-you-america-animation-itsnicethat_list Animation The Layzell Bros embody America as a destructive but lovable toddler for Sarah Silverman show
  11. Carnovsky-illumanatomy-book-wide-eyed-editions-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Carnovsky illustrates the human body under X-ray using RGB illustration technique
  12. Fold7-coppafeel-ivana-bobic-advertising-film-itsnicethat-list Advertising Ad agency wins right to screen first full female breast on daytime TV for charity CoppaFeel!
  13. Fka-twigs-instagram-zine-avantgarden-itsnicethat_1 Digital FKA twigs launches Instagram magazine, AVANTgarden
  14. Gerald-scarfe-the-wall-pink-floyd-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Pink Floyd cartoonist Gerald Scarfe on “setting a public mood” in latest Tate podcast
  15. Tim-walker-bjork-w-mag-publication-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Tim Walker’s Björk photoshoot for W mag is as dreamily surreal as you’d expect
  16. Mj-delaney-beyonce-unicef-freedom-film-itsnicethat-list Film MJ Delaney and Beyonce’s fierce Unicef video Freedom empowers girls around the world
  17. Ai-wei-wei_good-fences-make-good-neighbours_uap_itsnicethat-jasonwyche_3811-list Art Ai Weiwei opens Good Fences Make Good Neighbors, a migration-inspired, citywide exhibition across New York
  18. North-science-museum-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-logo Graphic Design North reveals full Science Museum rebrand, and reacts to online criticism
  19. Mh_1_list Illustration The inner workings of Ori Toor's cerebral labyrinth for our World Mental Health Day takeover
  20. Comics-youth-illustrating-futures-itsnicethat-list World Mental Health Day Comics Youth harnesses the power of the creative process to deal with mental health issues
  21. Financial-times-ft-the-uber-game-robin-kwong---list Digital The Financial Times launches The Uber Game, an interactive look at life as an Uber driver
  22. Dove-ad-removed-itsnicethat-list-naythemua Advertising Dove apologises and removes advert showing a black woman becoming a white woman
  23. This-is-the-place-james-torry-tony-walsh-manchester-creatives-publication-itsnicethat-0 Publication Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett join Manchester creatives on This is the Place book
  24. Rpa-imaginary-friends-society-pediatric-brain-tumor-foundation-itsnicethat-list Animation Imaginary Friend Society: RPA’s mammoth animation project “taking the scare out of cancer care”
  25. Bobs-burgers-movie-film-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation The Bob’s Burgers movie is happening, and promises to be “an epic adventure”
  26. Sebastian-errazuriz-vandalises-snapchat-jeff-koons-balloon-dog-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist virtually vandalises Jeff Koons’ Snapchat artwork to protest “AR corporate invasion”
  27. Boxpark-wembley-park-second-floor-studios-and-arts-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Boxpark Wembley development features area's first affordable, community-focused creative studio space
  28. Dropbox_rebrand_collins_illustration_graphic-design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design The Dropbox rebrand features a logo update, new typography and vibrant illustration collaborations
  29. Snapchat-jeff-koons-itsnicethat-list Art Snapchat’s AR collaboration with Jeff Koons revealed by simple hack
  30. Papyrus_font_ryan_gosling_snl_chris_costello_film_itsnicethat5 Film Designer of Papyrus font reacts to Ryan Gosling’s SNL takedown
  31. Paul-thomas-anderson-haim-little-of-your-love-video-film-itsnicethat-list Film Paul Thomas Anderson directs latest Haim video reminiscent of his Boogie Nights dance scene
  32. Yves-behar-international-design-excellence-awards-brand-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat- Graphic Design Yves Behar’s Fuseproject rebrands the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA)
  33. Beck_canada_up-all-night_music-video-film-itsnicethat-9 Film Beck releases video for Up All Night by Canada
  34. Roald_dahl_my_golden_ticket_wonderbly_book_illustration_graphic_design_itsnicethat-list Publication The makings of Roald Dahl’s My Golden Ticket, a new book revisiting Wonka’s fantastical world
  35. Ellen-weinstein-moma-yayoi-kusama-from-here-to-infinity-list Illustration MoMA’s illustrated children’s book, Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity, tells the artist’s life story
  36. Sophie-fiennes-grace-jones-bloodlight-and-bami-film-itsnicethat2 Film Trailer for Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami music film by Sophie Fiennes unveiled
  37. Charlie-kwai-wonderers_childrenswear-fashion-photography-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Fashion Meet the dream team behind kids brand Wonderers (nb. you may recognise most of them)
  38. Can-graphic-design-save-your-life-wellcome-trust-itsnicethat-selection-of-anti-smoking-stamps-from-around-the-world-list Graphic Design Can Graphic Design Save Your Life? explores “widespread and subliminal” impact of design on health
  39. Graphic-design-from-india-hamam-dasta_shweta-malhotra_itsnicethat Graphic Design Graphic Design From India will shine a light on independent talent from the sub continent
  40. Reinhard-kleist-nickcave-mercyonme-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Nick Cave immortalised in graphic biography by German comic artist Reinhard Kleist
  41. Jonas-bendiksen_the-last-testament_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen meets seven men who believe they are the Messiah
  42. Alana-paterson-womens-ice-hockey-photography-itsnicethat-list_2 Photography Alana Paterson’s brazen photographs of women’s ice hockey show determination and fight
  43. William-lachance-project-backboard-kinloch-park-st-louis-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Abstract painter William LaChance designs St Louis basketball court for Project Backboard
  44. Miranda-july-interfaith-charity-shop-selfridges-artangel-listitsnicethat Art Miranda July opens interfaith charity shop in Selfridges
  45. Marion-deuchars-colour-book-illustration-publication-itsnicethat-2 Illustration Illustrator Marion Deuchars decodes the rainbow in new reference book, Colour
  46. Crackstevens-akinola-davies-super-star-struck-video-franc-moody-mason-london-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Premiere: Crackstevens and Mason London create animated video for Franc Moody
  47. Katya-dorokhina-illustration-itsnicethat-h_m-kenzo Illustration Illustrator Katya Dorokhina contrasts textured jewel tones against dark palettes
  48. Youtube_logo_redesign_graphic_design_digital_itsnicethat4 Graphic Design YouTube unveils new logo as part of redesign across app and site
  49. Megacomputeur-play-off-animation-passion-itsnicethat-list Animation The frustration of crazy golf embodied by student animation collective Megacomputeur
  50. Michael-john-hunter-giant-sculpture-photography-itsnicethat Photography Enormous 20ft Barbies and bluebottles in real-life locations, by photographer Michael John Hunter
  51. Christopher-delorenzo-original-penguin-animation-itsnicethat-final Animation Christopher DeLorenzo brings to life the beginnings of Original Penguin
  52. Ellie-foreman-peck-trump-political-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Political illustrator Ellie Foreman-Peck on her unfortunately abundant Trump back catalogue
  53. Found-studio-the-vanishing-act-vr-experience-itsnicethat-list Digital Stepping into Found Studio’s utterly gripping immersive theatre VR experience
  54. Design-society-v-and-a-shenzhen-china-arts-centre-maki-and-maki-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous China’s new arts centre, featuring a Sam Jacob-designed V&A gallery, will open 2 December
  55. Jean-jullien-vogue-stickers-imessage-illustration-itsnicethat-2 Illustration Jean Jullien has made iMessage stickers for Vogue
  56. Erik_spiekermann_post_digital_printing_letterpress_louis_rossetto_book_graphic_design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Hacking Heidelberg: how Erik Spiekermann came to reinvent the printing process
  57. Norman-reynold's-idol-chamber-pencil-film_artwork_auction_illustration_itsnicethat Illustration Iconic film illustrations by Ray Harryhausen and Ralph McQuarrie to be sold at auction
  58. Jason_brooks_new_york_sketchbook_laurence_king_publication_itsnicethat_list Publication Acclaimed Vogue illustrator Jason Brooks turns tour guide in his intricate New York Sketchbook
  59. X-rated-adult-movie-posters-of-the-60s-and-70s-tony-nourmand-and-graham-marsh-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication X-Rated Adult Movie Posters of the 60s and 70s celebrates gloriously crude B-movie artwork
  60. Yara-said_-refugee-nation--francisco-de-deus-photography-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Designs of the Year 2017 shortlist includes Wolfgang Tillmans’ Remain campaign, the Refugee flag and Me & EU
  61. Jason-chase-singularity-black-paint-worlds-blackest-black-itsnicethat-list-black-iron-ursa Miscellaneous Singularity Black joins the battle for the “world’s blackest black”, and is available to all artists
  62. Lamar-and-nik-shins-half-a-million-video-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation The Shins’ latest video by Lamar+Nik is made from 5,566 hand-cut, real stickers
  63. Heatherwick_garden_bridge_arup_itsnicethat7 Architecture Plans for Thomas Heatherwick’s Garden Bridge officially abandoned
  64. In-praise-of-shadows-michael-bodiam-andrew-stellitano-photography-itsnicethat_list Photography In Praise of Shadows photo and sculpture book celebrates the mystery of monochrome
  65. Jean-jullien-imagine-picture-book-john-lennon-amnesty-international-frances-lincoln-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jean Jullien illustrates John Lennon’s Imagine lyrics for a book “to inspire a world at peace”
  66. System-of-systems-publication-sos_james-bridle_flag-for-no-nations_1 Publication System of Systems book addresses the “messy” asylum seeking process in Europe
  67. Google-doodle-cey-adams-illustration-itsnicethat-list-large Illustration Cey Adams, iconic graffiti artist and founding creative director of Def Jam records, made today’s Google Doodle
  68. Robin-bell-trump-putin-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Robin Bell projects images of Putin on Trump Soho hotel in New York
  69. Eduardo-paolozzi-(1924-2005)-collage-elements-1952_-screen-printed-rayon_-david-whitehead-ltd-textiles-itsnicethat-list Art Textile designs by Hepworth, Paolozzi and Calder feature in new modernist show
  70. Reiko_matsuo_paintings_art_itsnicethat2 Art Surreal and comedic acrylic paintings by Reiko Matsuo “give people a little chuckle”
  71. Juno-calypso-topic-egg-freezing-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Juno Calypso “lampoons corporate medicine” in A Girl’s Guide to Egg-Freezing, for Topic
  72. Steve_mccurry_afghanistan_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Steve McCurry’s new Afghanistan tome records the country’s “war and grace”
  73. Patrick-sluiter-illustration-itsnicethat-list-tangled Illustration Patrick Sluiter’s soft-hued 3D figures exude quiet melancholy
  74. Parabella_4creative_blinkink_great_british_bake_off_trailer_itsnicethat13publication-itsnicethat-advertising Animation The Great British Bake Off trailer is a joyous all-singing, all-baked, stop-frame animation by Parabella
  75. Slawek-michalt-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Slawek Michalt’s graphic design is inspired by the sounds and ethos of jazz
  76. Jon-lawton-this-sucks-breastfeeding-film-itsnicethat-list Film This Sucks film addresses the public breastfeeding prejudice head-on
  77. Dixon-baxi-eurosport-olympics-branding-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils brand identity for Eurosport’s Olympics coverage, based on the podium
  78. Good-trouble-richard-turley-rod-stanley-listpublication-itsnicethat Publication Richard Turley and Rod Stanley discuss protest broadsheet, Good Trouble
  79. Alex-chinneck-six-pins-and-half-a-dozen-needles-art-itsnicethat-charles-emerson-list Art Artist Alex Chinneck reveals his first permanent artwork, Six pins and half a dozen needles
  80. Kati-szilagyi-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Meet illustrator Kati Szilagyi's empowered, funny and sassy female characters