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. Milton-glaser-sunglasses-classic-specs-foldo-boldo-product-design-itsnicethat Product Design Milton Glaser has designed sunglasses for Classic Specs
  2. 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
  3. Jesse_kanda_arca_album_cover_artwork_itsnicethat_list Miscellaneous Art Vinyl announces nominees for best record cover artwork of the year
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. Greggs-advent-calendar-sausage-roll-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Sausage Troll: Greggs apologises for its Christmas campaign after Twitter backlash
  7. Grand-matter-stickers_illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration “My body my choice” and other illustrated digital stickers aim to promote women’s empowerment
  8. Cards-against-humanity-saves-america-advertising-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Cards Against Humanity bought a plot of land on the US Mexico border
  9. 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
  10. Dan-wilton-crane-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Dan Wilton photographs a flock of Swedish birdwatchers for this serenely beautiful book
  11. Ibm-plex-typeface-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design IBM’s bespoke corporate typeface aims to convey ideas of “man and machine”
  12. Daniel-castro-garcia_foreigner_wgs-itsnicethat-list Photography The human stories behind the migrant crisis, captured by Daniel Castro Garcia
  13. Pirelli-calendar-2018-tim-walker-photography-itsnicethat-list-whoopi_goldberg_and_thando Photography Tim Walker’s all-black Pirelli calendar 2018 revealed
  14. Lupita-nyong%e2%80%99o-grazia-cover-dont-touch-my-hair-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Lupita Nyong’o tells Grazia #dtmh after it edits her cover photo to fit "Eurocentric notions" of beauty
  15. Postmodern-buildings-in-britain-architecture-publication-itsnicethat-list-2 Publication Britain’s most iconic postmodern buildings are a riot of colour and anti-function
  16. James-dyson-award-2017-skan-skin-cancer-detector-product-design-itsnicethat-3 Product Design Handheld skin cancer detector wins James Dyson engineering award
  17. The-future-dublin-design-innovation-festival-event-itsnicethat Events Back from The Future: ideas, tech and trends that will shape design in years to come
  18. Biplab-hazra_hell-is-here_sanctuary-wildlife-photographer-of-the-year-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Biplab Hazra’s photo of elephants being attacked by mob wins Sanctuary prize
  19. Britney-spears-painting-auction-robin-leach-_10_000-art-itsnicethat Art Britney Spears' painting auctioned for $10,000 to Robin Leach
  20. Vogue-edward-enninful-december-2017-cover-adwoa-aboah-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Edward Enninful talks about his first cover as Vogue editor-in-chief, starring Adwoa Aboah
  21. Zara-mango-next-inditex-unpaid-workers-secret-hidden-labels-workers-bravo-tekstil-itsnicethat Fashion Unpaid Zara, Mango and Next manufacturers leave hidden protest messages in clothes
  22. Period-piece-science-gallery-blood-exhibition-art-itsnicethat Art Audio-visual installation Period Piece explores the changing taboos around menstruation
  23. Anna-liber-lewis-griffin-art-prize-winner-2017-itsnicethat-list Art Meet Anna Liber Lewis, the fiercely feminist winner of the Griffin Art Prize 2017
  24. Apple-music-anthem-campaign-film-advertising-itsnicethat-list Film Apple Music Anthem film shows the iconic note travel through musical genres
  25. Secret-life-of-the-pencil-alex-hammond-mike-tinney-laurence-king-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication What pencils do the world’s greatest creatives use, and why? The Secret Life of the Pencil finds out
  26. Richard-hambleton-shadowman-itsnicethat Art Seminal 80s street artist Richard Hambleton, the Shadowman, has died
  27. Drmm-hastings-pier-stirling-prize-2017-winner-list Architecture Hastings Pier, nicknamed The Plank, wins Stirling Prize for UK’s best new building
  28. Channel4_idents_dougal-wilson_film_itsnicethat-list Film Dougal Wilson’s Channel 4 idents follow a giant causing mischief around the British Isles
  29. Burberry-christopher-bailey-itsnicethat Fashion Christopher Bailey to leave Burberry after 17 years
  30. Andy_warhol_7_illustrated_books_taschen_publication_itsnicethat-list Publication Warhol’s early illustrated books show the artist’s personality before he was famous
  31. Jenny-holzer Art Artists including Cindy Sherman and Jenny Holzer call out sexual harassment in the art world
  32. Mvrdv-winy-maas-the-why-factory-wego-the-future-city-is-flexible-architecture-itsnicethat-list Architecture MVRDV builds a Tetris-like, adaptable and inhabitable installation to envisage future homes
  33. Goldie-chelone-wolf-turner-prize-presenter-2017-itsnicethat Art Goldie to present the Turner Prize in Hull
  34. Alicja-dobrucka-i-like-you-i-like-you-a-lot-kali-books-photography-publication-itsnicethat7 Photography Photographer Alicja Dobrucka documents tragedy and Polish identity in new book
  35. Ivana-bobic-siri-johansen-anni-albers-explorers-film-itsnicethat-list-2 Film Ivana Bobic and Siri Johansen’s filmic portrait of Senegal, posthumously narrated by Anni Albers
  36. Paul-stephenson-after-warhol-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Paul Stephenson poses contentious questions of authorship with After Warhol series
  37. Rob-flowers-edible-posters-amv-bbdo-vanda-museum-of-childhood-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Edible posters by Rob Flowers and culinary installations by Bompas & Parr feature in new show
  38. Bloomberg-olafur-eliasson-art-itsnicethat-list Art Olafur Eliasson sculpture for Bloomberg depicts the economy as rippled ocean waters
  39. Snohetta-underwater-restaurant-norway-architecture-itsnicethat-list Architecture Snøhetta creates concrete shipwreck for Europe’s first underwater restaurant
  40. Manshen-lo-illustration-self-portrait-itsnicethat-list Illustration Manshen Lo creates surreal, comic-inspired observational illustrations
  41. Solange-evening-standard-dont-touch-my-hair-publication-itsnicethat-3 Publication Solange tells Evening Standard magazine “dtmh” after it removes braids from cover shot
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. Les_inrockuptibles_bertrand_cantat_marie_trintignant_cover_publication_itsnicethat_list Publication Les Inrockuptibles explains decision to feature convicted murderer Bertrand Cantat on its cover
  46. Bodyform-blood-normal-amv-bbdo-daniel-wolfe-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising AMV BBDO ad for Bodyform ditches the mysterious blue fluid for #Bloodnormal
  47. Dougie-wallace_institute_well-heeled_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Dougie Wallace turns his lens on pampered pups in Well Heeled
  48. 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
  49. Carnovsky-illumanatomy-book-wide-eyed-editions-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Carnovsky illustrates the human body under X-ray using RGB illustration technique
  50. 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!
  51. Fka-twigs-instagram-zine-avantgarden-itsnicethat_1 Digital FKA twigs launches Instagram magazine, AVANTgarden
  52. Gerald-scarfe-the-wall-pink-floyd-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Pink Floyd cartoonist Gerald Scarfe on “setting a public mood” in latest Tate podcast
  53. 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
  54. Mj-delaney-beyonce-unicef-freedom-film-itsnicethat-list Film MJ Delaney and Beyonce’s fierce Unicef video Freedom empowers girls around the world
  55. 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
  56. North-science-museum-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-logo Graphic Design North reveals full Science Museum rebrand, and reacts to online criticism
  57. Mh_1_list Illustration The inner workings of Ori Toor's cerebral labyrinth for our World Mental Health Day takeover
  58. 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
  59. 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
  60. Dove-ad-removed-itsnicethat-list-naythemua Advertising Dove apologises and removes advert showing a black woman becoming a white woman
  61. 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
  62. 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”
  63. Bobs-burgers-movie-film-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation The Bob’s Burgers movie is happening, and promises to be “an epic adventure”
  64. Sebastian-errazuriz-vandalises-snapchat-jeff-koons-balloon-dog-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist virtually vandalises Jeff Koons’ Snapchat artwork to protest “AR corporate invasion”
  65. Boxpark-wembley-park-second-floor-studios-and-arts-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Boxpark Wembley development features area's first affordable, community-focused creative studio space
  66. Dropbox_rebrand_collins_illustration_graphic-design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design The Dropbox rebrand features a logo update, new typography and vibrant illustration collaborations
  67. Snapchat-jeff-koons-itsnicethat-list Art Snapchat’s AR collaboration with Jeff Koons revealed by simple hack
  68. Papyrus_font_ryan_gosling_snl_chris_costello_film_itsnicethat5 Film Designer of Papyrus font reacts to Ryan Gosling’s SNL takedown
  69. 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
  70. Yves-behar-international-design-excellence-awards-brand-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat- Graphic Design Yves Behar’s Fuseproject rebrands the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA)
  71. Beck_canada_up-all-night_music-video-film-itsnicethat-9 Film Beck releases video for Up All Night by Canada
  72. 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
  73. 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
  74. Sophie-fiennes-grace-jones-bloodlight-and-bami-film-itsnicethat2 Film Trailer for Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami music film by Sophie Fiennes unveiled
  75. 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)
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. Reinhard-kleist-nickcave-mercyonme-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Nick Cave immortalised in graphic biography by German comic artist Reinhard Kleist
  79. Jonas-bendiksen_the-last-testament_photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen meets seven men who believe they are the Messiah
  80. Alana-paterson-womens-ice-hockey-photography-itsnicethat-list_2 Photography Alana Paterson’s brazen photographs of women’s ice hockey show determination and fight