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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. Corbjin-hawk-collaboration-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Anton Corbijn collaborates with skateboarding high flyer Tony Hawk
  2. Pokemon-rca-scholarship-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Miscellaneous Pokémon announces set of scholarships for Royal College of Art students
  3. Red-bull-levels-digital-itsnicethat-04 Digital Red Bull launches Levels, a new video series on cutting edge independent gaming
  4. Pixar-spark-shorts-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation Pixar's new experimental series SparkShorts to debut this weekend
  5. Jennyfilm Film Jenny Schweitzer's latest short is an uplifting account of life in an American retirement home
  6. Gsa-fire-prevention-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Miscellaneous New report claims 2018 Glasgow School of Art fire was potentially preventable
  7. Bridget-riley-messengers-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Optical art icon Bridget Riley unveils huge new work at the National Gallery
  8. Raeburn-rebrand-new-logo-list-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Fashion studio Christopher Raeburn unveils new logo and rebrands as Raeburn
  9. Dcp_still1_00644437 Advertising Mother's latest campaign for Ikea hopes to give you sweet dreams and longer sleeps
  10. Golaso-calm-patches-product-design-itsnicethat-11 Product Design Back of the net: CALM and Golaso release ten original football-related patches
  11. Dandad_ooh Graphic Design Village Green talks us through its identity for the 2019 D&AD Festival
  12. Droga5-new-york-times-film-itsnicethat-01 Film For Droga5 and the New York Times’ new films, the truth is worth it
  13. Gymbox-rebrand-quiet-storm-graphic-design-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Gymbox aims to make exercise fun with cheeky new campaign
  14. Panda-bear-token-dean-blunt-director-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Dean Blunt takes himself to the fair for Panda Bear's new video
  15. Channel-four-rick-and-morty-season-four-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation Channel 4 set to bring the new series of Rick and Morty to terrestrial UK telly
  16. Creative-circle-2019-manifesto-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Mother's Ana and Heremti Balarin launch new manifesto for Creative Circle
  17. Mysteriousegginstagram Photography An egg beats Kylie Jenner to become the most liked Instagram photo... ever
  18. Gucci-disney-three-little-pigs-animation-01 Animation Gucci’s new collection is inspired by an animated Disney obscurity
  19. Frank-ocean-alasdair-mclellan-gq-cover-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Alasdair McLellan shoots Frank Ocean for glorious GQ cover
  20. King-krule-logos-video-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation King Krule drops new video animated by his own brother
  21. Jordan-peele-weird-city-youtube-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Get Out director Jordan Peele unveils new sci-fi series for YouTube
  22. Aries-jeremy-deller-wiltshire-before-christ-exhibition-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Jeremy Deller and David Sims explore Neolithic sites of interest in new immersive exhibition
  23. Art-vinyl-award-itsnicethat-05 Graphic Design Editors pick up the 2018 Best Art Vinyl award
  24. Pop-up-projects-bame-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Pop-Up Projects launches mentorship scheme for BAME illustrators
  25. We-work-the-we-company-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design WeWork gets a new name, and a slightly new look too
  26. Four-tet-muscle-memory-art-itsnicethat-04 Art Four Tet and Anna Liber Lewis to open collaborative show later this month
  27. Mastercard-new-logo-graphic-design-04 Graphic Design Mastercard reveals new nameless logo courtesy of Michael Bierut
  28. David-bowie-list_copy Digital The long-awaited Gary Oldman-narrated David Bowie AR app is finally out
  29. Wnw_topcompanies2018_keyart Miscellaneous Working Not Working reveals the top companies creatives want to work at
  30. Tesco-100-year-anniversary-short-films-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising Tesco celebrates its 100th anniversary with a new series of short films
  31. 3000 Art Listen back to Jeremy Deller premiering a new work on Desert Island Discs
  32. Big-issue-magazine-augmented-reality-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital The Big Issue launches special AR-assisted issue
  33. Econ_logo_stroke Advertising The Economist praises the importance of curiosity for its first TV ad in a decade
  34. Joe-casely-hayford-obituary-fashion-itsnicethat-04 Fashion Pioneering British fashion designer Joe Casely-Hayford passes away aged 62
  35. Scope-mindful-monsters-ad-campaign-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising Scope launches first TV ad for its mindfulness scheme aimed at families
  36. Basquiat-secret-drawings-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Previously hidden images have emerged in a Basquiat painting
  37. Itv-creates-idents-film-itsnicethat-list2 Film ITV to launch artist-led new ident series in 2019
  38. Yuri-suzuki-jody-hudson-powell-acid-brexit-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Miscellaneous Yuri Suzuki and the Hudson-Powells release... an acid house Brexit protest record
  39. Raheem-sterling-nike-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling is the face of a new Nike campaign
  40. Alzheimers-society-christmas-message-animation-itsnicethat-04 Animation The Alzheimer’s Society releases intriguing, abstract, awareness-raising animation
  41. Int-roty-tylermitchell-listimage Review of the Year 2018 Photographer Tyler Mitchell talks us through a momentous year in his career
  42. Friday-mixtape-anthony-naples-itsnicethat-02 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Anthony Naples takes us from the party to the after party
  43. Anna-mantzaris-greenpeace-short-film-animation-itsnicethat-05 Animation Animator Anna Mantzaris releases new film for Greenpeace France
  44. Richard-e-grant-o-human-being-animation-itsnicethat-06 Animation Watch Richard E Grant in O’Human Being, a “twisted” festive animation from Anomaly
  45. Tracey-emin-fortnight-of-tears-white-cube-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Tracey Emin to bring emotional major new show to the White Cube in early 2019
  46. Its-a-wonderful-lifetime-behind-the-scenes-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Peer behind the curtains of Christmas cinema with It's a Wonderful Lifetime
  47. Int-roty-8cities-listimage Review of the Year 2018 Eight creatives from around the world tell us what made their city tick in 2018
  48. Int-roty-roxyrezvany-listimage Review of the Year 2018 Little Pyongyang director Roxy Rezvany reflects on what constitutes a successful year
  49. Bill-viola-michaelangelo-royal-academy-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Michaelangelo meets pioneering video artist Bill Viola at the RA’s latest show
  50. Studio-bergini-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Multi-faceted designers Studio Bergini hops between projects with a cool, clean elegance
  51. Ai-weiwei-human-rights-flag-art-itsnicethat-03 Art Ai Weiwei creates flag for new human rights awareness campaign
  52. Studio-moross-massive-graphic-design-itsnicethat-04 Graphic Design Studio Moross crafts a bold identity for BFI-backed youth cinema initiative
  53. Studio-thomas-london-art-fair-rebrand-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design London Art Fair gets an abstract and textural rebrand for 2019
  54. Joey-yu-zopa-feel-good-music-illustration-itsnicethat-05 Illustration Zopa asks Joey Yu, Michael Driver and others to reimagine British banknotes
  55. Barbican-into-the-night-itsnicethat Art The Barbican’s big autumn 2019 show will take you to the cabaret
  56. Olafur-eliasson-climate-change-art-itsnicethat-04 Art Olafur Eliasson confronts Londoners with the realities of climate change
  57. Anish-kapoor-nra-victory-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Anish Kapoor declares victory over the National Rifle Association
  58. 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!
  59. Pirelli-calendar-albert-watson-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Albert Watson shoots Gigi Hadid and Alexander Wang for Pirelli 2019 calendar
  60. The-dots-unconscious-bias-recruitment-digital-itsnicethat-03 Digital New virtual tool could tackle "unconscious bias" in creative recruitment
  61. Turner-prize-2018-opening-exhibition-itsnicethat-02 Art Video artist Charlotte Prodger is this year's Turner Prize winner
  62. Analogue-ghostly-snes-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Seattle studio Analogue partners with record label Ghostly on limited edition games console
  63. Jon-marshall-piggy-wallet-cryptocurrency-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Jon Marshall wants to get kids into cryptocurrency
  64. Parallel-teeth-christmas-billboard-animation-itsnicethat-03 Animation Parallel Teeth takes over a billboard the size of five tennis courts for an Xmas special
  65. Sir-david-adjaye-obe-brit-award-2019-product-design-itsnicethat-02 Product Design Architect Sir David Adjaye OBE designs the 2019 Brit Award
  66. Evan-roth-red-lines-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Evan Roth's latest artwork gets to the bottom of the internet's deep roots
  67. Jw-anderson-gilbert-george-fashion-itsnicethat-01 Fashion Christmas comes early for art-loving fashionistas: JW Anderson reveals collab with Gilbert & George
  68. Hormazd-narielwalla-paper-dolls-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Hormazd Narielwalla explores identity through geometry and geishas
  69. Rdi-awards-2018-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Es Devlin and others win big at 2018's Royal Designers for Industry awards
  70. Tate-britain-christmas-commission-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Tate Britain finds itself surrounded by seasonally-attired slugs
  71. Golden-pin-award-winners-graphic-design-itsnicehtat-07 Graphic Design One of Asia's biggest design awards announces its 2018 winners
  72. Comedy-central-brand-refresh-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Friends fans rejoice - Comedy Central gets first brand refresh since 2011
  73. Shortlist-david-lammy-rebrand-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication David Lammy rebrands Britain for the latest issue of Shortlist
  74. Stack-magazines-charity-sale-ace-hotel-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Publication Stack is raising cash for Crisis with a half-price magazine sale
  75. 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
  76. Td_chelsea_flower_show_list-img Miscellaneous Tom Dixon and Ikea think gardening will save the world, announce appearance at Chelsea Flower Show
  77. Mother-design-bbc-sounds-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Mother Design lends the BBC an ear, creates visual identity for new audio-focused app
  78. Ewan-spencer-law-news-photography-list2 Photography LAW unveils father and son shoot with Ewen and Kuba Spencer
  79. Daria-martin-jarman-prize-film-itsnicethat-05 Film 16mm specialist Daria Martin picks up the £10,000 prize at 2018 Film London Jarman Award
  80. Roald-dahl-netflix-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Netflix to roll out animated Roald Dahl adaptations in 2019