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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. Katharina-grosse-art-itsnicethat Art Baltimore Museum of Art dedicates entire year of shows to women artists
  2. 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
  3. Dr_pecker_daniel_reed_penis_typeface_graphic_design_itsnicethat4-1 Graphic Design This takes balls: Introducing Dr Pecker, the typeface made from penises
  4. The-bass-squared-digital-itsnicethat Digital This Miami museum’s new “satellite gallery space” is on Instagram
  5. Apple_ar_art-walk-carsten-holler_itsnicethat Digital Apple’s [AR]T tours feature augmented reality artworks by Carsten Höller and Nick Cave
  6. Tina-turner-head-cool-shit-dreamland-margate-art-itsnicethat Art Giant inflatable Tina Turner head will greet the Turner Prize in Margate
  7. Kristian-buus_ukscn-climate-strike_itsnicethat Response and Responsibility Good For Nothing and Glimpse call on creatives to mobilise strikers on 20 September
  8. Rael-san-fratello-teeter-totter-wall-architecture-itsnicethat_list Architecture Pink seesaws installed across the US-Mexico border wall lasted half an hour, but had an enduring impact
  9. 4creative-great-british-bake-off-trailer-advertising-itsnicethat_list Advertising Bake Off fever sweeps the eclectic British nation in 4Creative’s rousing trailer
  10. Someone-house-of-commons-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design The House of Commons rebrand comes at a time when the clarity of its communication couldn’t be more vital
  11. Tove-jansson-at-dulwich-picture-gallery-moomin-illustration-itsnicethat-list Opinion The UK’s favourite ever artist: the female reboot
  12. British-vogue-september-issue-2019-cover-meghan-markle-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Meghan Markle guest edits British Vogue September issue, with cover shot by Peter Lindbergh
  13. Brian-finke-texas-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Brian Finke turns his camera on his family and the cinematic glow of Texas
  14. List-peter-saville_-blue-monday_-1983.-%c2%a9-peter-saville-courtesy-of-the-artist. Art Peter Saville’s work for Factory Records is the epicentre of a new show on British identity
  15. Turner_duckworth_mcdonalds_redesign_branding_graphic_design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Behind the McDonald’s redesign: from the Speedee typeface to the Archery logo system
  16. List Film Jonas Lindstroem explains his epic Starry Night video for Peggy Gou
  17. Jessica-_walsh-logo-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design Jessica Walsh is launching her own creative agency, &Walsh
  18. Plays-type-animation-app-digital-itsnicethat Digital New app Plays aims to fill a gap in type animation on mobile
  19. Sebaldo-dominos-listanimation_itsnicethat Animation “I’ve landed on my planet now”: Sebaldo on refining his bonkers animated characters
  20. Itv_idents_new_talent_itsnicethat_erintaylor Film ITV unveils idents by UK student and graduate creatives
  21. Pinterest-emotional-wellbeing-exercises-mental-health-social-media-itsnicethat Digital Pinterest users prompted to do emotional wellbeing activities if they seem distressed
  22. 100-every-day-good-measure-itsnicethat-list_dave_synder Advertising Creatives take a stand against gun violence with 100 Every Day
  23. Daisie-wonder-women-creative-platform-open-call-maisie_williams-itsnicethat_2 Miscellaneous Maisie Williams’ creative platform Daisie announces open call for Wonder Women
  24. Marie_neurath_picturing_science_house_of_illustration_itsnicethat_list Illustration “Like a little factory making picture books”: The wondrous work of Marie Neurath
  25. Cindy-sherman-untitled-bbc-doc-photography-itsnicethat Photography Hear Cindy Sherman’s first audio interview in ten years on new BBC doc
  26. Cork-house_stirling-prize-architecture-itsnicethat Architecture The Stirling Prize shortlist reflects our climate emergency
  27. Louvre-sackler-protest-pain-nan-goldin-itsnicethat Art Louvre Museum removes Sackler name from its walls after Nan Goldin’s protest
  28. We-are-social-rnib-inclusive-emojis-for-partially-sighted-itsnicethat Miscellaneous On World Emoji Day, two groundbreaking campaigns are making emojis more inclusive
  29. Twitter-redesign-digital-itsnicethat Digital Twitter.com desktop redesign follows lead from its mobile UX
  30. Adventure-time-animation-itsnicethat Animation Adventure Time’s finale nominated for Emmy, alongside BoJack and Big Mouth
  31. Studio_drift_franchise-freedom-burning-man-image_by_rahi-rezvani_digital_itsnicethat Digital Studio Drift’s drone art to fly over Kennedy Space Center today for Apollo 11 launch anniversary
  32. Nat-geo-list Publication A borderless world is conveyed through design in National Geographic’s Migration issue
  33. Brexit_bus_fraser_muggeridge_arnaud_desjardin_publication_itsnicethat1 Publication The infamous Brexit Bus returns, as a book and exhibition
  34. Anna-mill_square-eyes_world-illustration-awards-2019-itsnicethat Illustration Dystopian graphic novel wins top prize at World Illustration Awards
  35. Akira-sequel-animation-itsnicethat Animation Akira director Katsuhiro Otomo confirms a sequel anime series and new film
  36. Cuphead-show-netflix-animation-itsnicethat Animation Cuphead, the animated series, is coming to Netflix
  37. Felix_cooper_nike_gurls_talk_spit_fire_dream_higher_film_itsnicethat3 Film Nike and Gurls Talk doc shows how football is a “force of empowerment” for young women
  38. Astrid-stavro-pentagram-richard-schlagman-art-book-awards-publication-itsnicethat Publication This year’s best art, design and architecture books named by Whitechapel Gallery and the Authors’ Club
  39. Bbc-studio-culture-film-itsnicethat Film BBC doc examines how design culture can get lost in big teams, and how to fix that
  40. Frank-lloyd-wright-guggenheim-musem-new-york_architecture_itsnicethat_kai-pilger Architecture Guggenheim New York becomes Unesco World Heritage site
  41. Lawrence_slater_boy_clock_illustration_itsnicethat Miscellaneous New study claims to pinpoint the most creative time of day, down to the minute
  42. Sony_walkman_40_year_anniversary_exhibition_itsnicethat1 Exhibition 40 years of the Sony Walkman celebrated in Tokyo exhibition
  43. Hal_messel_pride_cups_british_museum_stonewall_lgbtq_sculpture_itsnicethat3 Sculpture The Pride Cups celebrate ancient homoerotic artwork “erased from history”
  44. Youtube-house-of-lords-broadcasting-inquiry-sara-kurfess Film House of Lords questions Netflix, YouTube, Apple and Amazon on creative diversity
  45. Iwd_back-from-motherhood_sara_andreasson_list International Women's Day More anxious, more focused and much more tired: returning to work after maternity leave
  46. Encyclopedia-pictura_diy_cartoon_network_animation_itsnicethat_list-2 Animation From Kanye West to Cartoon Network: Encyclopedia Pictura’s latest animations champion the power of DIY skills
  47. Cover-stories-maguffin-listprinted_pages_itsnicethat_publication Printed Pages Cover Stories: MacGuffin's Kirsten Algera on the magazine covers that left a lasting impression on her work
  48. Christo-london-mastaba-serpentine-lake-sculpture-itsnicethat-list Sculpture Christo lands in Serpentine Lake with The London Mastaba, the artist's first major UK work
  49. The-carters-beyonce-jay-z-apeshit-music-video-film-itsnicethat Film Beyoncé and Jay Z take over the Louvre for Apeshit music video
  50. Brody-fonts_graphic-design_itsnicethat_brody_fonts Graphic Design Neville Brody launches type foundry, Brody Fonts
  51. Ben-terrett-russell-davies-half-and-half-art-scarves-royal-academy-summer-exhibition-art-itsnicethat-list Art Ben Terrett and Russell Davies’ half-and-half art scarves made it to the RA Summer Exhibition
  52. On-the-ground-at-grenfell-nendie-pinto-duschinsky-film-itsnicethat Film On the ground at Grenfell documentary by Nendie Pinto-Duschinsky is now online for one-year anniversary
  53. Joel-meyerowitz_where-i-find-myself_photography_laurence-king_itsnicethat_list Photography The porous and sometimes political work of legendary photographer Joel Meyerowitz
  54. Thibaud-herem-raising-a-forest-illustration-itsnicethat-list-3 Illustration Thibaud Herem gives an illustrated tour of his garden in Raising A Forest
  55. Venturethree_trustpilot_rebrand_graphic-design_itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Venturethree rebrands Trustpilot with “adaptable and understated” visual identity
  56. Cover-stories-chris-clarke-list Printed Pages Cover Stories: The Guardian's Chris Clarke on the magazine covers that influenced him and his work
  57. Sounds-and-sorcery-disney-fantasia-immersive-theatre-events-itsnicethat-list Events Disney’s Fantasia to be recreated in immersive live musical event in London’s The Vaults
  58. Design-studio-uefa-champions-league-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design DesignStudio rebrands UEFA Champions League, using light as its “centrepiece”
  59. Assemble-granby-workshop-venice-biennale-the-factory-floor-tiles-architecture-itsnicethat2 Architecture Assemble and Granby Workshop install 8,000 handmade ceramic floor tiles at Venice Biennale
  60. Ogilvy-rebrand-graphic-design-advertising-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Advertising giant Ogilvy undergoes global rebrand and “re-founding” by design agency Collins
  61. Audrey_yeo_my_brother-holdframe-animation_motionographer_itsnicethat Animation New platform Holdframe offers animators’ full project files for others to download and explore
  62. East-bank_allies-and-morrison_o%e2%80%99donnell-_-tuomey_camps-felip-arquitecturia-bbc-list Architecture Latest designs for London’s East Bank, “a powerhouse of culture, education and innovation”, unveiled
  63. Robot-food_coop_alcohol_packaging_graphic-design_coop_itsnicethat_list-2 Graphic Design The rebrand of Co-op’s own-brand alcohol range looks to align with its craft brand counterparts
  64. The-magic-order-netflix-comic-book-mark-millar-publication-itsnicethat Publication Netflix releases trailer for first published comic book, Mark Millar’s The Magic Order
  65. Olafur-eliasson-building_architecture_itsnicethat_fjordenhus_121765_list-2 Architecture Olafur Eliasson’s first building is a partially submerged, curvilinear spectacle in a Danish harbour
  66. Kim-gehrig-wieden-kennedy-lurpak-smoooth-advertising-itsnicethat1_alt-list Advertising Kim Gehrig directs highly satisfying Lurpak ad for Wieden + Kennedy
  67. Katy-wang-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Penguin releases animated trailer by Katy Wang for Yrsa Daley-Ward’s memoir, The Terrible
  68. Build-nike-track-and-field-2018-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Build updates Nike's Track + Field branding, based on the athletic track’s “acceleration graphic”
  69. Andy-baker_nx-worries_music-video_animation_itsnicethat_list Animation Behind the making of NxWorries’ sexy, summery Lyk Dis video with Andy Baker and Robin Velghe
  70. Buzzfeed_uk_logo_graphic-design_itsnicethat_list Graphic Design Buzzfeed UK reveals new logo and bespoke typeface inspired by the trending arrow (exclusive)
  71. Animade-tend-film-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Animade’s captivating short film Tend is a metaphor for modern day fatherhood
  72. Olimpia-zagnoli-cuore-di-panna-illustration-itsnicethat-fanta-list2 Illustration Olimpia Zagnoli dreams of childhood summers in 80s Italy with Cuore di Panna
  73. Four-three-boiler-room-film-itsnicethat Film Boiler Room launches film platform 4:3, a “Netflix for the underground”
  74. Grads2018_ The Graduates 2018 Portfolio tips from top studios: what to leave in (and out) and how to get noticed
  75. Lartigue_paul-smith_michael-hoppen_photography_itsnicethat-list Exhibitions Paul Smith curates show of rarely seen Jacques Henri Lartigue photographs for Michael Hoppen
  76. Pentagram_london-design-biennale_identity_graphic-design_itsnicethat-list London Design Biennale 2018 Pentagram’s London Design Biennale identity envisages Darwin’s seven universal emotions as paper masks
  77. Royal-academy-stamps_royal-mail_art_itsnicethat Art Art stamps by Grayson Perry, Tracey Emin and Yinka Shonibare released by Royal Mail with the Royal Academy
  78. John-morgan-venice-biennale-2018-british-pavilion-island-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat_list-2 British Council: Venice Architecture Biennale 2018 Tales of the sea: behind John Morgan’s identity for Island, the British Pavilion at Venice Biennale
  79. Matt-groening-disenchantment-netflix-series-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Matt Groening reveals characters from new animated series Disenchantment (well, partially…)
  80. Pentagram-london-design-festival-identity-2018-itsnicethat-dominic-lippa Miscellaneous London Design Festival 2018 reveals Pentagram identity and installations by Studio Frith and Kellenberger-White