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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. Raf-list-graphic-design Advertising Psychological studies and games informed the RAF's latest ad campaign
  2. Channel-4-little-dot-studios-moon-landing-anniversary-film-itsnicethat-09 Film Channel 4 launches livestream mirroring the 1969 moon landing, to the exact second
  3. Studio-nb-royal-mail-stamps-gurning-championship-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design NB Studio and Jonny Hannah celebrate the quirkiest British folk traditions in stamp form
  4. Banksy-uk-favourite-artist-yougov-survey-art-itsnicethat-01 Art YouGov reveals all-male list of UK’s favourite ever artists, with Banksy at the top
  5. Jarvis-cocker-national-trust-art-trail-itsnicethat-02 Art Jarvis Cocker and Jeremy Deller join forces for a new National Trust art trail
  6. Dog-show-curated-by-dogs-david-shrigely-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Dog Show is an exhibition about dogs, curated by dogs
  7. Gucci-arcade-app-digital-itsnicethat-03 Digital Gucci pivots to gaming with new Arcade app
  8. Twitter-art-house-creators-brands-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Twitter launches in-house creative initiative, ArtHouse
  9. Kfc-russia-mam-cupy-bucket-hat-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising What the cluck? KFC releases limited-edition bucket hat
  10. List_recycle Response and Responsibility A few lines, one world: Gary Anderson and the Universal Recycling Symbol
  11. Response-and-responsibility-nichole-sobecki-climate-for-conflict-photography-itsnicethat-02 Response and Responsibility Nichole Sobecki tells the stories of people struggling to cope with a changing environment
  12. Francois-prost-gentlemens-club-photography-itsnicethat-07 Photography Francois Prost turns his lens on the strip clubs of the American South
  13. Futerra-creative-climate-disclosure-advertising-itsnicethat-03 Advertising Creative agency Futerra wants the ad industry to declare a climate emergency
  14. Switchboard-rankin-safe-space-campaign-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design Rankin creates high-impact campaign for LGBTQ+ helpline Switchboard, as hate crimes surge
  15. London-design-festival-commissions-kengo-kuma-art-itsnicethat-01 Exhibition Kengo Kuma to unveil major new work as part of London Design Festival 2019
  16. Penguin-classics-happy-reading-campaign-graphic-design-itsnicethat-09 Graphic Design Penguin celebrates dog-eared delights in new Happy Reading campaign
  17. Edcheverton-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Ed Cheverton keeps things endlessly escapist
  18. Wellcome-photography-prize-2019-erin-lefevre-photography-itsnicethat-07 Photography Erin Lefevre's empowering study of autism wins Wellcome Photography Prize
  19. The-mind-map-mental-health-awareness-publication-itsnicethat-02 Publication Just-launched publication The Mind Map wants to promote "a new normal" in mental health
  20. Response-and-responsibility-food-bigger-than-the-plate-itsnicethat-list Response and Responsibility Feeding the 10 billion: How can design play a part?
  21. Kentaro-okawara-hold-tight-show-art-itsnicethat-06 Art Kentaro Okawara's forthcoming exhibition is all about... Love
  22. Response-and-responsibility-make-the-world-greta-again-film-itsnicethat-05 Response and Responsibility How documentary can make the world better – and Greta – again
  23. Wpf2-4 Animation Wong Ping's surreal and saucy debut solo UK show to open this week
  24. Megan-rapinoe-body-armour-campaign-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Trump's soccer nemesis Megan Rapinoe stars in bold new advertising campaign
  25. Nan-goldin-sackler-protest-louvre-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Nan Goldin stages anti-Sackler protest outside the Louvre
  26. Bfi-archive-commercial-break-advertising-on-screen-film-itsnicethat-01 Film The BFI provides viewers with a comprehensive, and free, history of British advertising
  27. Cartoon-museum-reopening-illustration-itsnicethat-03 Illustration The Cartoon Museum’s anarchic new space is open
  28. Cabeza-patata-spotify-midyear-campaign-illustration-itsnicehtat-05 Illustration Cabeza Patata's new campaign for Spotify explores music's ever-changing moods
  29. Ryan-duffin-harrys-pride-campaign-photography-itsnicethat-06 Photography "Representation like this gives us hope and affirmation": Ryan Duffin shoots Pride campaign for Harry's
  30. Jony-ive-quits-apple-new-company-loveform-digital-itsnicethat-02 Digital Jony Ive to step down from Apple later this year
  31. Alasdair-mclellan-blondey-mccoy-book-photography-publication-itsnicethat-01 Photography Alasdair McLellan releases a book all about Blondey McCoy
  32. Es-devlin-london-design-biennale-summit-climate-change-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Es Devlin calls for environmental action at inaugural London Design Biennale Summit
  33. Ikea-flat-pack-housing-worthing-product-design-itsnicethat-03 Product Design Could Ikea offer a solution to the British housing crisis?
  34. Paul-mccartney-linda-mccartney-curation-exhibition-photography-itsnicethat-02 Photography Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney curates show exhibiting the work of his late wife Linda
  35. Gustavo-eandi-blowing-up-the-workshop-graphic-design-irsnicethat-list Graphic Design Designer and illustrator Gustavo Eandi is always searching for a sense of connection
  36. Response-and-responsibility-useless-london-graphic-design-itsnicethat-04 Response and Responsibility Useless is a website mapping out the UK’s zero-waste network
  37. Response-and-responsibility-introduction-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-04 Response and Responsibility Welcome to Response and Responsibility, a look at creativity and climate change
  38. Bt-group-rebrand-red-and-white-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design BT debuts a simple but effective new corporate identity
  39. Max-siedentopf-sigrid-mine-right-now-video-film-itsnicethat-05 Film Max Siedentopf plays Sigrid in new music video he's directed for... Sigrid
  40. Nike-un-fashion-industry-charter-for-climate-change-fashion-product-design-itsnicethat-03 Fashion Nike joins the UN Climate Change and Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action
  41. Hans-zimmer-bmw-electric-motors-sound-design-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Hollywood's Hans Zimmer is crafting the future of sound design for electric motors
  42. Ida-simon-kim-kardashian-the-bum-art-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital New art project seeks to reveal the “real size” of modern life's most famous behind
  43. Google-duo-maya-angelou-share-the-love-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Beloved poet Maya Angelou is the star of a new Google campaign
  44. Design-museum-made-in-89-exhibition-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design The Design Museum celebrates its 30th birthday by commissioning 30 new logos
  45. Thom-yorke-paul-thomas-anderson-anima-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Thom Yorke teams up with Paul Thomas Anderson for new Netflix short film
  46. Destination-canada-new-national-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Canada's been given a loved-up new logo
  47. National-geographic-the-north-face-graphic-design-fashion-itsnicethat-05 Fashion The North Face and National Geographic debut range of clothes made from recycled plastic
  48. Penguin-random-house-student-design-award-winners-2019-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Penguin Random House UK’s 2019 Student Design Award winners have been revealed
  49. Anthony-burrill-elisava-barcelona-summer-pavilion-architecture-itsnicethat-10 Architecture Anthony Burrill and a team of students build new pavilion at one of Barcelona's best design schools
  50. Tresor-door-berlin-humboldt-forum-exhibition-itsnicethat-02 Exhibition One of nightlife’s most iconic entrances set to be installed in a German museum
  51. Vollebak-graphene-jacket-nobel-prize-product-design-itsnicethat-02 Product Design You can now wear a jacket made of the only material to win a Nobel prize
  52. Google-creatability-accessibility-cannes-lions-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Google's open-source accessibility suite grabs top design prize at Cannes
  53. Mark-leckey-o-magic-power-of-bleakness-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Mark Leckey to bring a life-sized replica of a bridge on the M53 to Tate Britain
  54. Peter-saville-uniqlo-collaboration-graphic-design-fashion-itsnicethat-05 Graphic Design Peter Saville unleashes gym-ready collection for Uniqlo
  55. Caitlin-mccarthy-brandi-chastain-nike-bra-world-cup-animation-itsnicehtat-05 Animation Caitlin McCarthy teams up with Nike to celebrate the most famous bra in women's football
  56. Mona-lisa-beyond-the-glass-vr-louvre-art-itsnicethat-01 Art The Louvre wants you to don a VR headset and have an intimate experience with the Mona Lisa
  57. Smiley-face-exhibition-fatboy-slim-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Smiles all round: Fatboy Slim to show world's largest collection of smileys
  58. Tom-cockram-anthony-burrill-never-forget-grenfell-photography-itsnicethat-05 Photography Tom Cockram's Never Forget Grenfell exhibition to open this week
  59. Spotify-app-redesign-podcasts-graphic-design-iitsnicethat-02 Graphic Design Spotify wants you to listen to more podcasts, so it's redesigned its app
  60. Yorgos-lanthimos-gucci-lookbook-fashion-photography-itsnicethat--05 Photography The Favourite director Yorgos Lanthimos shoots new fashion campaign
  61. Warner-brothers-looney-tunes-revival-dynamite-dance-animation-itsnicethat-02 Animation That’s not all folks: Warner Bros to bring back Looney Tunes
  62. Native-plant-shoe-fully-compostable-vegan-trainer-product-design-itsnicethat-02 Product Design Say a sustainable hello to the world’s first fully compostable trainer
  63. Lucky-generals-time-to-sexual-harassment-advertising-industry-cannes-graphic-design-itsnicethat-05 Advertising This Lucky Generals campaign calls out harassment in advertising ahead of Cannes
  64. Sheffield-doc-fest-2019-winners-announced-film-itsnicethat-04 Film Sheffield Doc/Fest's biggest prize goes to a film about private Mexican ambulances
  65. Mozilla-firefox-new-look-new-features-digital-graphic-design-itsnicethat-04 Graphic Design Mozilla gives Firefox a new look that goes beyond the logo
  66. Charlie-schaffer-bp-portrait-award-winner-2019-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Painter Charlie Schaffer scoops up controversial BP portrait award
  67. Pepsi-paul-rudd-no-can-left-behind-advertising-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Pepsi and AMV BBDO try to launch Paul Rudd into space in latest ad campaign
  68. National-portrait-gallery-bp-protest-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Artists including Gary Hume call on the National Portrait Gallery to sever ties with BP
  69. Johnny-kelly-aib-suitcase-animation-itsnicethat-08 Animation Johnny Kelly's latest advert features a charming suitcase - and is wheely good
  70. Vice-photo-issue-2019-cindy-sherman-photography-itsnicethat-01 Publication Cindy Sherman and more bring the laughs in Vice's latest “light-hearted” photo issue
  71. Jane-stockdale-dutch-football-list Film Jane Stockdale makes her directorial debut with an ad featuring The Orange Lionesses
  72. Droga-5-the-tide-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Droga5 unveils undulating identity for London’s newest outdoor destination, The Tide
  73. Time-magazine-cold-war-steve-brexit-cover-publication-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Publication Phil Mitchell is on the front cover of Time thanks to Coldwar Steve
  74. Levis-queer-britain-lgbtq-musuem-bex-day-photography-itsnicethar-02 Photography Bex Day to feature in opening exhibition at the UK's first LGBTQ+ museum
  75. Dn-co-digbeth-birmingham-new-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Birmingham’s creative quarter gets a new identity courtesy of dn&co and Colophon Foundry
  76. Urasawa-naoki-this-is-manga-japan-house-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Jigoro eel and chips on the menu at brand new exhibition of work by manga legend Urasawa Naoki
  77. Black-mirror-season-five-netflix-film-itsnicethat-02 Film The fifth series of Black Mirror is ready to stream on Netflix right this second
  78. First-art-exhibition-on-blockchain-permanent-phallus-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital A digital dong is the world's first blockchain artwork
  79. Olafur-eliasson-ikea-little-sun-sammanlankad-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Olafur Eliasson and Ikea reveal new range of sustainable solar products
  80. Creative-concern-world-green-building-council-new-identity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Creative Concern's new identity for World Green Building Council is simple but effective