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Josh Baines

Josh Baines joined It’s Nice That in July 2018 as news editor. He studied, years ago now, or so it seems, at Goldsmiths, graduating with an MA in American Literature and Culture. He is a former senior editor at VICE, and the author of short story collection R&B Edits

  1. Sky-creative-agency-patrick-stewart-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Sky Creative Agency talks us through its Patrick Stewart-assisted Christmas ad
  2. Winkreative-the-knowing-wink-publication-itsnicethat-05 Publication Tyler Brûlé's agency Winkreative celebrates 20 years in the game with lavish new book
  3. Thirsty-then-boosted-photography-itsnicethat-08 Photography Cornelius de Bill Baboul's latest project is "like Baudelaire in the age of McDonalds"
  4. Juno-calypso-burberry-itsnicethat-02 Fashion Juno Calypso directs a star-studded seasonal short for Burberry’s latest collection
  5. Sophie-green-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Sophie Green's latest project ventures into England's unlikely cowboy country
  6. Collage_(1) Graphic Design The humble Rice Krispie turns 90 today
  7. Stan-lee-obituary-itsnicethat-03 Illustration Marvel’s Stan Lee, the man who helped reimagine superheroes, dies at the age of 95
  8. Boook-land-digital-itsnicethat-04 Digital Boook.Land is a new and massively collaborative approach to novel writing
  9. Sainsburys-christmas-advert-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Sainsbury's Christmas advert tugs at the heartstrings - and reminds us of something
  10. Greenpeace-salon-aplin-film-itsnicethat-03 Advertising Iceland’s Christmas advert banned from broadcast for being too political
  11. Crack-magazine-ar-aphex-twin-digital-itsnicethat-05 Digital Crack brings Aphex Twin cover story to life with astonishing augmented reality app
  12. Trevorjackson-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design "We all need to spend more time looking beyond the surface": Trevor Jackson on 30 years of creativity
  13. Supreme-chris-cunningham-fashion-itsnicethat-07 Fashion Supreme’s latest collaborative partner is...Chris Cunningham
  14. Polaroid-mickey-mouse-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Mickey Mouse's birthday celebrations continue with new range of Polaroid Original film
  15. Le-corbusier-open-house-architecture-itsnicethat-04 Architecture You can now hang out in Le Corbusier’s own Parisian apartment
  16. Will-calder-clubland-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Will Calder’s Clubland is a love letter to British nightlife
  17. Mother-debehnams-christmas-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Mother launch experiential Christmas campaign for Debenhams
  18. Dorothy-musical-map-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Take a musical journey across the United States with this 1000 song strong map
  19. Dan-emmerson-cold-war-list Film Dan Emmerson's short film Cold War looks at inner city ice cream van rivalries
  20. Rbma-trading-cards-illustration-itsnicethat-04 Illustration RBMA drop big batch of trading cards for the synth lover in your life
  21. Anthony-burrill-future-is-now-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Designer Anthony Burrill releases a limited edition acid house record
  22. Norwegian-currency-snohetta-metric-design-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Snøhetta and Metric's beautiful, nature-inspired Norwegian banknotes are finally in circulation
  23. Its-nice-that-halloween-movies-list Film These are the It's Nice That team's favourite horror movies... ever!
  24. Wetransfer-collect-app-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital WeTransfer announces Collect: "one app to save everything"
  25. Robes-me-and-dave-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Creative agency me&dave gives homeless charity Robes a compassionate rebrand
  26. Donald-trump-new-yorker-cover-trick-or-treat-publication-01 Publication A trick or treating Donald Trump appears on this week's New Yorker cover
  27. Manchester-international-festival-2019-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Unlikely trio of Skepta, Yoko Ono, and Idris Elba to exhibit at Manchester International Festival 2019
  28. Apartamento-cookbook-rice-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Stefan Marx illustrates the third instalment of Apartamento's Cookbook series
  29. Dorothy-business-as-usual-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Dorothy releases a luxurious set of 31 Halloween-ready calling cards
  30. Actress-young-paint-feature-itsnicethat-06 Digital The Man-Machine: Actress on artificial intelligence, op art, and Kraftwerk
  31. Moncler-genius-book Publication Department of New Realities' AR-assisted Moncler book is a technological triumph
  32. Landfill-editions-parker-ito-itsnicethat-03 Publication Chaotic, colourful and absurdly creative, it's Landfill Editions latest release
  33. Coal-drops-yard-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Martin Parr and Droga5 have brought London's Coal Drops Yard to life, and we like it
  34. Girls-in-chess-film-itsnicethat-06 Film Jenny Schweitzer's latest documentary explores gender, competition, and chess
  35. Blue-peter-iconic-badge-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Blue Peter, and its Tony Hart designed badge, turns 60 today
  36. These-northern-types-feature-publication-itsnicethat-10 Publication Myth-busting: Split's Oli Bentley on interrogating northern identity through typography
  37. V-and-a-photography-centre-photography-itsnicethat-03 Photography The V&A's new Photography Centre opens with a history-spanning show
  38. Mixtape_dj_python Friday Mixtape DJ Python's Friday Mixtape is expansive, eclectic, and excellent
  39. Jacco-bunt-illustration-10 Illustration De Stijl inspired illustrator Jacco Bunt explores sacred geometry
  40. Tor-brandt-peace-tranquility-world-mental-health-day-itsnicethat-04 World Mental Health Day 2018 Illustrator Tor Brandt takes us to a private place of peace and tranquility
  41. Dazed-beauty-bunny-kinney-world-mental-health-day-itsnicethat-01 World Mental Health Day 2018 Be whoever you want to be: Bunny Kinney on what makes Dazed Beauty so different
  42. Luca-lozano-record-label-logo-archive-list-itsnicethat-04 Publication Record Label Logo Archive Vol.1 is a music nerd's dream come true
  43. David-lynch-bang-olufsen-speaker-product-design-itsnicethat-03 Product Design You can now buy a David Lynch-designed bespoke speaker at MoMA
  44. Stine-janvin-erik-fergusen-film-itsnicethat-01 Film PAN's Stine Janvin's new music video by Rihanna collaborator Erik Ferguson is a creepy-crawly classic
  45. Carlsberg-unfiltered-fold7-design-product-design-itsnicethat-06 Product Design Fold7 recruits Mads Mikkelsen as the face of Carlsberg's new unfiltered offering
  46. Banksy-auction-prank-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Banksy's million pound painting shreds itself, wider world shrugs
  47. Its-nice-that-daniel_avery_visible_gravity_matt_and_dan_animation_list Film Matt&Dan's new Daniel Avery video is a 48-minute chill-out classic
  48. Margaret-howell-calendar-art-itsnicethat-list Art Margaret Howell uses sumptuous images from The Council of Industrial Design for her 2019 calendar
  49. Maisie-marshall-british-rodeo-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Slap on a stetson and step into Maisie Marshall's world of British rodeo
  50. Sans-forgetica-typeface-memory-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Student-friendly new typeface Sans Forgetica claims to boost memory
  51. Roisin-murphy-jacuzzi-rollercoaster-film-itsnicethat-05 Film Roisin Murphy's Jacuzzi Rollercoaster is a super-sweaty audiovisual treat
  52. Jose-mendez-ual-welcome-guide-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Publication Illustrator Jose Mendez and Studio LP produces six guides to university life for UAL students
  53. Washington-post-redesign-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication The Washington Post talk us through the redesign of its weekly magazine
  54. Kenya-hara-subtle-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Muji's Kenya Hara curates a show of exquisite Japanese paper-work
  55. Michael-bierut-vroom-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Pentagram's Michael Bierut takes high quality used car company Vroom for a spin
  56. Tania-bruguera-tate-modern-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s Turbine Hall installation will have visitors crying
  57. Gwr-famous-five-campaign-animation-itsnicethat-04 Animation Great Western Railway has recruited Enid Blyton’s famous five for new campaign
  58. Elements-of-architecture-publication-itsnicethat-04_(1) Publication Rem Koolhaas' Elements of Architecture gets a large-scale and lavish update
  59. Borshch-jeff-mills-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Techno legend Jeff Mills edits the latest issue of Borshch into outer-space
  60. Juergen-teller-palace-lookbook-fashion-itsnicethat-01 Photography Juergen Teller’s been to Japan for Palace’s AW18 lookbook
  61. Friday-mixtape-al-white-itsnicethat-01 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Graphic designer Al White takes us on an ambient excursion
  62. Barcelona-summa-new-badge-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Spanish consultants Summa give FC Barcelona a new badge
  63. Mailchimp-collins-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Hold on to your hat -- Mailchimp gets a purposeful, playful, surreal redesign
  64. Channel-four-network-rebrand-01 Graphic Design Channel 4 tells us about its just rolled out cross-network rebrand
  65. Johannaburai-bookshelf-politics-punk-list-int Bookshelf Politics, punk, and perverse optimists sit together on Johanna Burai's Bookshelf
  66. Mother-bbc-radio-1-graphic-design-01 Graphic Design Mother Design gives BBC Radio 1 a curvy and contemporary visual re-rub
  67. List-image Art There's a Basquiat musical coming to Broadway
  68. Mariana-pita-dreamlike-drawings-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation Mariana Pita's illustration and animation abounds with unfettered oddity
  69. Kronecker-wallis-illustrating-nature-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Kronecker Wallis is reissuing a book by the man who invented nature as we know it
  70. Steuart-padwick-head-above-water-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Steuart Padwick opens up about his monumental mental health awareness sculpture, Head Above Water
  71. Turner-prize-2018-opening-exhibition-itsnicethat-01 Exhibition The Turner Prize 2018 exhibition is video heavy and opens this week
  72. Jane-fitz-concrete-lates-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition The Southbank Centre invites one of the most exciting DJs in the UK to this week’s Concrete Lates
  73. Lucy-raven-mubi-film-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design MUBI unveils new ident by Lucy Raven
  74. List-image4_(2) Publication The new issue of Indoek brings America's oldest city to life
  75. Mschf-times-newer-roman-graphic-design-itsnicethat.01 Graphic Design Times Newer Roman is the typeface that might help you beat page counts with ease
  76. Christian-marclay-the-clock-tate-screening-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Christian Marclay's cult-classic The Clock gets Tate Collective screening
  77. Brandonjohnson-beyondheaven-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Beyond Heaven is a visual history of early Chicago house music
  78. Verso-cultural-capital-itsnicethat_list Publication Grab an essential work of cultural criticism from publishers Verso for free right now
  79. Bompasparr-icecreamcompetition-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Bompas & Parr's ice cream competition has been won by a Roman inspired treat
  80. Vanda-artists-residencies-art-itsnicethat-01 Art The V&A announces five new artists in residence, celebrates a decade of the programme's existence