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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. Steve-warne_foals_into-the-surf-music-video_animation_itsnicethat Animation Foals’ Into the Surf video by Steve Warne is a melancholic journey across worlds
  2. Goldsmith_street_mikhail_riches_cathy_hawley_norwich_city_council_riba_stirling_prize_winner_2019_architecture_itsnicethat_photo_tim_crocker5 Architecture Council houses in Norwich win Stirling Prize for UK’s best new building
  3. Jamie-hewlett_extinction-rebellion_projection_houses-of-parliament_art_itsnicethat_photo-by-danny-north Art Jamie Hewlett artwork for Extinction Rebellion projected on Houses of Parliament
  4. Larry-achiampong-art-on-the-underground_art_itsnicethat Art Larry Achiampong to redesign the London Underground roundel for the African diaspora
  5. Jenny-holzer-for-the-city-creative_time-art-itsnicethat Art Jenny Holzer projects the words of gun violence victims on the Rockefeller Center
  6. Mubi-ident-peter-tscherkassky-film-itsnicethat_1 Film Mubi reveals new ident by experimental filmmaker Peter Tscherkassky
  7. Parallel-teeth-vow-animation-itsnicethat-list- Animation Raucous rebellion bursts from Parallel Teeth's animation for Day of the Girl
  8. Swipe-night-tinder-in-app-interactive-series-digital-film-itsnicethat Digital Tinder launches in-app, interactive adventure series, Swipe Night
  9. Koto_skyscanner_rebrand_graphic_design_itsnicethat1 Graphic Design Koto says Skyscanner rebrand is a shift in identity from “function-led to emotion-led”
  10. Dblg-bfi-london-film-festival-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Reinventing an icon: how DBLG transformed the BFI’s “cascade” symbol for London Film Festival
  11. Private_views_podcast_itsnicethat3 Graphic Design Made Thought, Koto, Collins and more feature in new design podcast, Private View(s)
  12. Hank_willis_thomas-all-li-es-matter_ebay-artober-art-itsnicethat_list Art eBay moves into art sales, offering exclusive works by four artists through October
  13. I-am-(not)-a-monster-by-nelly-ben-hayoun-ste_panian-vinyl-photographs-by-nick-ballon-(25)film_itsnicethat_list Film Nelly Ben Hayoun signs a record deal with The Vinyl Factory to release her film on vinyl
  14. Congo_the_chimp_paintings_desmond_morris_art_itsnicethat5 Art 55 paintings by Congo the chimpanzee to be exhibited and sold in London gallery
  15. Kesselskramer_fairphone_campaign_advertising_itsnicethat Advertising KesselsKramer ad for Fairphone tells consumers “caring is radical”
  16. Taishani-dc_semiramis2019-turnerprize2019-_art-itsnicethat-list Art It’s Nice That visits the Turner Prize in Margate
  17. Hup-hup-hup-cycling-flags-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Paul Smith and Anthony Burrill among designers of cycling flags for Hup Hup Hup
  18. Vimeo-for-hire-digital-itsnicethat-list Film Vimeo launches “For Hire” platform for clients to find filmmakers, animators, editors and more
  19. Design-census-2019-aiga-google-itsnicethat Miscellaneous How much designers earn and other data from the AIGA Design Census 2019
  20. Bbc_radio_3_moma_the_way_i_see_it_podcast_art_itsnicethat_list Art Steve Martin, Michael Beirut and Neri Oxman among stars of new BBC Radio 3 and MoMA series
  21. Lucienne_roberts_non_pavilion_graphic_design_digital_itsnicethat5 Graphic Design LucienneRoberts+ creates identity and AR artwork for Non-Pavilion installation
  22. Tristan-o'neill-_museum_of_youth_culture_google_arts_and_culture_digital_itsnicethat_list Digital The Museum of Youth Culture opens up vast digital archive, via Google Arts & Culture
  23. Lego-rebuild-the-world-betc-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Lego reveals first brand campaign in 30 years, Rebuild the World
  24. _exhibition_itsnicethatdia Exhibition Hey Neighbour! asks DIA, Supermundane and other designers to reach out to their nearest fellow citizen
  25. Liam_hodges_dominos_pizza_vccp_fashin_fashion_itsnicethat6 Fashion Domino’s pizza launches fashion collection by Liam Hodges inspired by JOMO
  26. Alex_grigg_global_climate_strike_animation_itsnicethat1 Animation Stranger Things’ Eleven and anime inspired Alex Grigg’s Global Climate Strike film
  27. North_tate_002_logo_black Art Tate Modern hopes to address “Western-centric” art history with three new curators
  28. Google_recover_together1 Digital Google launches new website dedicated to addiction recovery in the US
  29. Sam_gainsborough_william_blake_tate_britain_animation_itsnicethat10 Animation William Blake’s paintings tread the streets of London, animated by Sam Gainsborough
  30. Interbrand_peace_one_day_logo_rebrand_graphic_design_itsnicethat_1 Graphic Design Interbrand reimagines the peace symbol for non-profit Peace One Day
  31. Ikea_virgil_abloh_markerad_fitting_rooms_exhibition_itsnicethat5 Product Design Ikea invites people to “try on” Virgil Abloh furniture collection at LFW
  32. Marie-claire-uk-publication-itsnicethat Publication Marie Claire UK to cease publication after 31 years
  33. Beazley-designs-of-the-year-2019 Miscellaneous From Mona Chalabi to Led by Donkeys, the Designs of the Year 2019 shortlist showcases activism in all forms
  34. Mikey_burey_abbey_road_studios_mural_illustration_itsnicethat_list Illustration Artists adorn Abbey Road Studios to mark 50 years since The Beatles’ album
  35. The-gentlewoman-margaret-atwood-publication-itsnicethat-list-2 Publication Margaret Atwood is The Gentlewoman’s 20th cover star, shot by Alasdair McLellan
  36. Wes-anderson-and-juman-malouf-photo_by_rafaela-proell_prada_foundation_exhibition_itsnicethat Exhibition Wes Anderson and Juman Malouf-curated show comes to Prada Foundation
  37. Thomas_demand__the_complete_papers_publication_itsnicethat_list Publication Books on Arthur Jafa, Thomas Demand and Naoto Fukazawa win Art Book Awards
  38. Yuri_suzuki_design_museum_sound_design_exhibition_itsnicethat_list Exhibition Sound in Mind: Yuri Suzuki on his solo show at the Design Museum
  39. The_face_magazine_redesign_mirko_borsche_alex_o'brien_publication_itsnicethat11 Publication Mirko Borsche and Alex O'Brien discuss the redesign of Brody's influential mag, The Face
  40. Esteban-bravo-and-beth-david-freddie-mercury-love-me-like-theres-no-tomorrow-animation-itsnicethat5 Animation Animation to mark Freddie Mercury's birthday tells a tragic love story between two white blood cells
  41. Peter-lindbergh-pirelli-2017_list Photography Peter Lindbergh, renowned fashion and portrait photographer, has died aged 74
  42. London_design_medal_2019_itsnicethat6 Miscellaneous Tom Dixon wins London Design Medal 2019, jokes he should be given the “emerging designer” prize
  43. Droga5_this_mama_keeps_going_chase_serena_williams_advertising_itsnicethat1 Advertising Droga5 and Serena Williams show the parallels between motherhood and world class sports
  44. Dr_seuss_horse_museum_andrew_joyner_illustration_publication_itsnicethat1 Illustration Probably the last Dr. Seuss book, Horse Museum is a trot through art’s equine history
  45. The_sixteen_trust_nathan-coley-we-must-cultivate-our-garden_art_itsnicethat Art “The arts can be seen as an impractical option for young people,” says The Sixteen Trust’s Lee Cavaliere
  46. Markus_klinko_david_bowie_heathen_artwork_photography_itsnicethatlist-4 Photography Markus Klinko reveals never-before-seen photos of David Bowie, taken for Heathen album
  47. Brexit_campaign_engine_advertising_itsnicethat Advertising Get ready for Brexit ad campaign by Engine launches, reported to cost £100m
  48. Technology_will_save_us_arcade_coder_product_design_tech_itsnicethat1 Product Design The Arcade Coder hopes to transform family games night
  49. Comics-youth_itsnicethat Miscellaneous Comics Youth launches the first publishing house led by 8 to 25-year-olds
  50. Anno_mitsumasa_annos_world_japan_house_exhibition_illustration_itsnicethat7 Illustration Anno Mitsumasa’s first UK show charts the Japanese illustrator’s cultural adventures
  51. Ikea_typeface_noto_monotype_google_graphic_design_itsnicethat12 Graphic Design Ikea swaps its brand typeface to Google and Monotype’s Noto
  52. Ikea_silviabo_skanska_elderly_housing_architecture_itsnicethat3 Architecture Ikea is developing homes for elderly people with disabilities and dementia
  53. Netflix-icon-2019-itsnicethat Film Netflix plans to automate the creation of trailers for its films and shows
  54. Channel_4_complaints_welcome_advertising_itsnicethat4 Advertising Grayson Perry and Big Narstie relay shocking real complaints made about them in Channel 4 ad
  55. Dixon_baxi_top_gear_typeface_graphic_design_itsnicethat6 Graphic Design Top Gear gets its own font, courtesy of DixonBaxi and Fort Foundry
  56. Gym_class_magazine_issue_17_fanzine_steven_gregor_jason_ford_publication_itsnicethat12 Publication Gym Class returns, rediscovering its roots as a fanzine ode to magazines
  57. Transmission_roundhouse_visual_identity_only_graphic_design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design The equaliser bar inspired Transmission Roundhouse’s monogram by Only
  58. Bob-and-roberta-smith-art-makes-children-powerful-itsnicethat Miscellaneous Creatives urge government to address decline of arts in schools
  59. Art_school_drop_off_itsnicethat Miscellaneous Parents don’t value the career prospects of creative subjects, says new survey
  60. Steuart-padwick_talk-to-me_designjunction-2019-kings-cross_ldf_sculpture_itsnicethat Sculpture Giant sculptures by Steuart Padwick address mental health issues by saying words of support to passersby
  61. Philadelphia-advert-2019-asa-banned-for-gender-stereotyping-advertising-itsnicethat Advertising The Advertising Standards Authority has banned its first ads for “harmful” gender stereotyping
  62. Honest_no_deal_brexit_campaign_led_by_donkeys_advertising_itsnicethat1 Advertising Led By Donkeys is crowdfunding £50,000 for “honest” No Deal Brexit ad campaign
  63. Instagram-stories-ar-effects-spark-ar-digital-itsnicethat Digital Anyone can now design and publish AR effects on Instagram Stories using Spark AR
  64. Nimic_droga5_yorgos-lanthimos_film_itsnicethat_list Film The Favourite director Yorgos Lanthimos and Droga5 have made a short film for Mini, with no Minis
  65. Hinge_campaign_red_antler_advertising_itsnicethat_list Advertising Hinge’s logo comes to life as a cute and fluffy live action character, only to be killed off
  66. Faneliemuselier-animation-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Fanélie Muselier's animation made with marker pens presents the spirit of New Orleans
  67. Holliefuller-illustration-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Hollie Fuller creates bizarrely lovable characters to populate her illustrated world
  68. Pablodiprima-photography-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Pablo Di Prima’s searing portraits tell the intimate backstories of his subjects
  69. Byron-logo-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-2 Graphic Design Byron rebrand leads with new logo inspired by the dining table
  70. Dreamjams_lovers_braulio_amado_sadie_williams_kira_belin_fashion_itsnicethat16 Fashion Dreamjams are clothes designed to nurture your malnourished creative brain
  71. Frank_lebon_james_blake_cant_believe_the_way_we_flow_music_video_film_itsnicethat3 Film Frank Lebon directs high-speed montage of real relationships for James Blake video
  72. Dollar_logo-design-price-survey_itsnicethat Graphic Design A logo costs $1200 in 2019, according to Folyo’s graphic design pricing list
  73. Studio_output_ni_nyampinga_graphic_design_itsnicethat1 Graphic Design Studio Output helps youth initiative Ni Nyampinga adapt to a changing Rwanda
  74. Red-rover_bfi-short-form_animation_fund_itsnicethat Animation BFI launches fund for established animators on the brink of stardom
  75. Kitkat_nestle_japan_paper_packaging_product_design_itsnicethat4 Product Design Nestlé Japan is making KitKat packaging recyclable, and ideal for origami
  76. Katharina-grosse-art-itsnicethat Art Baltimore Museum of Art dedicates entire year of shows to women artists
  77. Stuart_semple_artshop_culture_hustle_art_itsnicethat7 Art If your name’s Kapoor, you’re not coming in: Stuart Semple bars rival from his ArtShop
  78. Dr_pecker_daniel_reed_penis_typeface_graphic_design_itsnicethat4-1 Graphic Design This takes balls: Introducing Dr Pecker, the typeface made from penises
  79. The-bass-squared-digital-itsnicethat Digital This Miami museum’s new “satellite gallery space” is on Instagram
  80. Apple_ar_art-walk-carsten-holler_itsnicethat Digital Apple’s [AR]T tours feature augmented reality artworks by Carsten Höller and Nick Cave