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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. Studio-thomas-london-art-fair-rebrand-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design The London Art Fair gets an abstract and textural rebrand for 2019
  2. Joey-yu-zopa-feel-good-music-illustration-itsnicethat-05 Illustration Zopa asks Joey Yu, Michael Driver and others to reimagine British banknotes
  3. Barbican-into-the-night-itsnicethat Art The Barbican’s big autumn 2019 show will take you to the cabaret
  4. Olafur-eliasson-climate-change-art-itsnicethat-04 Art Olafur Eliasson confronts Londoners with the realities of climate change
  5. Anish-kapoor-nra-victory-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Anish Kapoor declares victory over the National Rifle Association
  6. Pantone-colour-of-the-year-2019-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-04 Miscellaneous Pantone's Colour of the Year 2019 has been announced and it's... Living Coral!
  7. Pirelli-calendar-albert-watson-photography Photography Albert Watson shoots Gigi Hadid and Alexander Wang for Pirelli 2019 calendar
  8. The-dots-unconscious-bias-recruitment-digital-itsnicethat-03 Digital New virtual tool could tackle "unconscious bias" in creative recruitment
  9. Turner-prize-2018-opening-exhibition-itsnicethat-02 Art Video artist Charlotte Prodger is this year's Turner Prize winner
  10. Analogue-ghostly-snes-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Seattle studio Analogue partners with record label Ghostly on limited edition games console
  11. Jon-marshall-piggy-wallet-cryptocurrency-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Jon Marshall wants to get kids into cryptocurrency
  12. Parallel-teeth-christmas-billboard-animation-itsnicethat-03 Animation Parallel Teeth takes over a billboard the size of five tennis courts for an Xmas special
  13. Sir-david-adjaye-obe-brit-award-2019-product-design-itsnicethat-02 Product Design Architect Sir David Adjaye OBE designs the 2019 Brit Award
  14. Evan-roth-red-lines-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Evan Roth's latest artwork gets to the bottom of the internet's deep roots
  15. Jw-anderson-gilbert-george-fashion-itsnicethat-01 Fashion Christmas comes early for art-loving fashionistas: JW Anderson reveals collab with Gilbert & George
  16. Hormazd-narielwalla-paper-dolls-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Hormazd Narielwalla explores identity through geometry and geishas
  17. Rdi-awards-2018-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Es Devlin and others win big at 2018's Royal Designers for Industry awards
  18. Tate-britain-christmas-commission-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Tate Britain finds itself surrounded by seasonally-attired slugs
  19. Golden-pin-award-winners-graphic-design-itsnicehtat-07 Graphic Design One of Asia's biggest design awards announces its 2018 winners
  20. Comedy-central-brand-refresh-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Friends fans rejoice - Comedy Central gets first brand refresh since 2011
  21. Shortlist-david-lammy-rebrand-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication David Lammy rebrands Britain for the latest issue of Shortlist
  22. Stack-magazines-charity-sale-ace-hotel-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Publication Stack is raising cash for Crisis with a half-price magazine sale
  23. Stephen-fry-sherrie-silver-aids-awareness-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Stephen Fry and Childish Gambino’s choreographer team up for National AIDS Trust awareness campaign
  24. Td_chelsea_flower_show_list-img Miscellaneous Tom Dixon and Ikea think gardening will save the world, announce appearance at Chelsea Flower Show
  25. Mother-design-bbc-sounds-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Mother Design lends the BBC an ear, creates visual identity for new audio-focused app
  26. Ewan-spencer-law-news-photography-list2 Photography LAW unveils father and son shoot with Ewen and Kuba Spencer
  27. Daria-martin-jarman-prize-film-itsnicethat-05 Film 16mm specialist Daria Martin picks up the £10,000 prize at 2018 Film London Jarman Award
  28. Roald-dahl-netflix-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Netflix to roll out animated Roald Dahl adaptations in 2019
  29. Olivia-healy-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Olivia Healy's tarot illustrations explore our relationship with nature and the universe
  30. Pentagram-harambeans-graphic-design-itsnicethat-05 Graphic Design Pentagram's Marina Willer designs visual identity for African entrepreneur alliance Harambeans
  31. National-gallery-tribunal-art-itsnicethat-01 Art The National Gallery is being sued by its former employees
  32. Fred-perry-departures-zine-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Fred Perry launches Departures, a new zine about creativity
  33. Red-cross-christmas-advertising-itsnicethat-list2 Advertising adam&eveDDB teams up with International Committee of the Red Cross for arresting Christmas ad
  34. England-rugby-onwards-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design England's rugby team gets an inclusive new look courtesy of Onwards
  35. Colpapress-raveflyers-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Colpa Press' latest title delves into LA's early-90s nightlife scene
  36. Smalltown-supersound-25-years-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Smalltown Supersound talk us through five record sleeves which define the label
  37. Riba-international-prize-architecture-itsnicethat-list Architecture A Brazilian school made of wood is announced as world’s best building
  38. League-of-legends-designstudio-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design DesignStudio delivers a punchy rebrand for one of the world’s most popular esports titles
  39. Future-you-the-trick-animation-itsnicethat-list2 Animation Andrea Nakhla and Nada Alic's The Trick is a subversive short film about self-help
  40. Big-issue-david-shrigley-wrapping-paper-illustration-list2 Illustration David Shrigley designs suitably silly Christmas wrapping for The Big Issue
  41. Stack-awards-ceremony-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Good Trouble picks up magazine of the year prize at Stack Awards 2018
  42. Rose-mcgowan-indecision-iv-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Rose McGowan to bring immersive art film Indecision IV to London
  43. 01-activism-tool-josh Graphic Design Templo and Plymouth College of Art launch campaign to put creative education on the political agenda
  44. Pablo-ferro-film-titles-film-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Award-winning title designer Pablo Ferro passes away at age 83
  45. Waitrose-christmas-ad-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising Waitrose is simply having a metatextual Christmastime
  46. Damien-hirst-doha-sculpture-art-itsnicethat-01 Art King of controversy Damien Hirst unveils new set of sculptures in Doha
  47. Sharon-samuels-widows-film-itsnicethat-list2 Film Set designer Sharon Samuels talks us through her work on Steve McQueen's Widows
  48. True-self-photobooth-art-itsnicethat-02 Exhibition Have your aura read in Natalia Stuyk and Alice Stewart's photobooth for one weekend only
  49. Jenny-qdork-gaming-digital-itsnicethat-06 Digital Jenny Jiao Hsia's game designs are as delightfully weird as they are weirdly delightful
  50. Hepworth-prize-winner-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Welsh artist Cerith Wyn Evans bags the 2018 Hepworth Prize for sculpture
  51. David-hockney-record-breaker-art-itsnicethat-01 Art David Hockney auction makes a bigger splash and sets record for a living artist
  52. Lego-forma-anxiety-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Could Lego's latest range help reduce stress and anxiety?
  53. Random-studio-body-digital-itsnicethat-list2 Digital Random Studio's latest project is a physical art history search engine for children
  54. Elton-john-john-lewis-itsnicethat-list2 Advertising Elton John's old piano is the star of this year's John Lewis Christmas advert
  55. Sky-creative-agency-patrick-stewart-advertising-itsnicethat-04 Advertising Sky Creative Agency talks us through its Patrick Stewart-assisted Christmas ad
  56. Winkreative-the-knowing-wink-publication-itsnicethat-05 Publication Tyler Brûlé's agency Winkreative celebrates 20 years in the game with lavish new book
  57. Thirsty-then-boosted-photography-itsnicethat-08 Photography Cornelius de Bill Baboul's latest project is "like Baudelaire in the age of McDonalds"
  58. Juno-calypso-burberry-itsnicethat-02 Fashion Juno Calypso directs a star-studded seasonal short for Burberry’s latest collection
  59. Sophie-green-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Sophie Green's latest project ventures into England's unlikely cowboy country
  60. Collage_(1) Graphic Design The humble Rice Krispie turns 90 today
  61. Stan-lee-obituary-itsnicethat-03 Illustration Marvel’s Stan Lee, the man who helped reimagine superheroes, dies at the age of 95
  62. Boook-land-digital-itsnicethat-04 Digital Boook.Land is a new and massively collaborative approach to novel writing
  63. Sainsburys-christmas-advert-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Sainsbury's Christmas advert tugs at the heartstrings - and reminds us of something
  64. Greenpeace-salon-aplin-film-itsnicethat-03 Advertising Iceland’s Christmas advert banned from broadcast for being too political
  65. Crack-magazine-ar-aphex-twin-digital-itsnicethat-05 Digital Crack brings Aphex Twin cover story to life with astonishing augmented reality app
  66. Trevorjackson-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design "We all need to spend more time looking beyond the surface": Trevor Jackson on 30 years of creativity
  67. Supreme-chris-cunningham-fashion-itsnicethat-07 Fashion Supreme’s latest collaborative partner is...Chris Cunningham
  68. Polaroid-mickey-mouse-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Mickey Mouse's birthday celebrations continue with new range of Polaroid Original film
  69. Le-corbusier-open-house-architecture-itsnicethat-04 Architecture You can now hang out in Le Corbusier’s own Parisian apartment
  70. Will-calder-clubland-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Will Calder’s Clubland is a love letter to British nightlife
  71. Mother-debehnams-christmas-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Mother launch experiential Christmas campaign for Debenhams
  72. Dorothy-musical-map-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Take a musical journey across the United States with this 1000 song strong map
  73. Dan-emmerson-cold-war-list Film Dan Emmerson's short film Cold War looks at inner city ice cream van rivalries
  74. Rbma-trading-cards-illustration-itsnicethat-04 Illustration RBMA drop big batch of trading cards for the synth lover in your life
  75. Anthony-burrill-future-is-now-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Designer Anthony Burrill releases a limited edition acid house record
  76. Norwegian-currency-snohetta-metric-design-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Snøhetta and Metric's beautiful, nature-inspired Norwegian banknotes are finally in circulation
  77. Its-nice-that-halloween-movies-list Film These are the It's Nice That team's favourite horror movies... ever!
  78. Wetransfer-collect-app-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital WeTransfer announces Collect: "one app to save everything"
  79. Robes-me-and-dave-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Creative agency me&dave gives homeless charity Robes a compassionate rebrand
  80. 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