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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. James_noellert_its_nice_that Animation Ann Arbor animator and illustrator James Noellert's space age short is out of this world
  2. Dmmwwnrvsaaotrs Advertising American footballer Colin Kaepernick is the new face of Nike’s Just Do It campaign
  3. Supreme-mike-kelley-itsnicethat-01 Art Supreme showcases new Mike Kelley collaborations
  4. Timeoutlondon-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Time Out talks us through five of its most striking covers in celebration of its 50th birthday
  5. Peter-blake-its-nice-that-list-img Product Design Peter Blake shows books are his bag by designing a new bag for books
  6. Punanimation-exhibition-itsnicethat-02 Animation Female, trans, and non-binary animation collective Punanimation’s London show opens this week
  7. Secret-seven-auction-itsnicethat-01 Exhibitions Peter Fowler and Stuart Semple tell us about the turntables they're auctioning for charity
  8. The-coral-reaching-out-for-a-friend-film-itsnicethat-list Film Peek behind the scenes of Scouse psyche-rockers The Coral’s wonderfully warped new video
  9. Elton-john-snickers-amv-bbdo-01 Advertising Elton John raps for a snack in AMV BBDO’s latest ad campaign for Snickers
  10. Press_-_bold_tendencies_commissions__photo_credit__peter_landers Exhibitions Bold Tendencies is bringing work by Es Devlin, Carlo Rovelli and Benedict Cumberbatch to their Peckham rooftop
  11. Clement-chapillon-promised-me-a-land-itsnicethat-06 Photography Clement Chapillon's work explores people and place, Israel and Palestine
  12. List-pornhub Film Watch a SFW trailer of Claire Barrow and Brooke Candy's I Love You film for Pornhub
  13. Lego-bugatti-drivable-car-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Lego launches a brick-built and drivable Bugatti Chiron
  14. Bjp-portrait-award-2018-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography The BJP's Portrait of Britain award winners have been announced
  15. Polaroid-onestep_app-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Polaroid announces accessible, fun, and simple app-integrated instant analogue camera
  16. The-waiting-game-lead-list-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Waiting is never in vain for photographer Txema Salvans
  17. Bankside-flags-exhibitions-itsnicethat-01 Exhibition Rebel flags by Morag Myerscough and others to be hoisted above London for Bankside Design District
  18. Carbuncle-cup-2018-shortlist-itsnicethat-01 Architecture The 2018 Carbuncle Cup shortlist has been announced - are these the UK's worst buildings?
  19. Brand-new-roman-hello-velocity-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02_copy Graphic Design New typeface Brand New Roman makes the internet feel like a shopping centre
  20. Wieden_kennedy_its_nice_that_football_strip Advertising Wieden+Kennedy London unveils logo-heavy new football kit
  21. Cc-wade-biscuit-town-king-krule-film-itsnicethat-01 Film London duo CC Wade’s new video for King Krule is mean, moody, and made of cardboard
  22. Pentagram-barwis-michael-beirut-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design Pentagram gives human performance company Barwis a suitably strong new identity
  23. List-image-liam2 Graphic Design Graphic designer Liam Johnstone is crafting a multidisciplinary approach to understanding space and the city
  24. Yayoi-kusama-moma-skateboard Product Design Grind your way to graphic heaven with Yayoi Kusama’s new skateboards for MoMA
  25. Trisha-biggar-star-wars-fashion-itsnicethat-04 Fashion V&A Dundee is set to display one of the most famous garments in the Star Wars universe
  26. Its-nice-that-foam-zeitguised-think-identity Graphic Design Foam unveils undulating identity for an IBM conference in full
  27. Liam-hodges-mr-blobby-fashion-itsnicethat-02 Fashion Liam Hodges turns to Mr Blobby and Noel Edmunds for his AW18 campaign inspiration
  28. Murlo-debut-show-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Musician and illustrator Murlo announces his debut visual exhibition
  29. Martin-parr-sleek-cover-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Martin Parr shows a different side to Hans-Ulrich Obrist in the latest issue of Sleek Magazine
  30. Justice-tv-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital French group Justice celebrate a decade of existence with an intriguingly interactive new website
  31. Vans-disney-anniversary-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Geoff McFetridge and Vans want you to wear Mickey Mouse on your feet
  32. Serena-williams-chase-campaign-droga5-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Droga5's new campaign for American bank Chase features seven-time Wimbledon winner Serena Williams
  33. Its-nice-that-brian-roettinger-list Publication Brian Roettinger's latest book looks back at his longterm collaboration with the band No Age
  34. List-img Digital Mother and the New York Public Library are making classic literature accessible with a new series of Insta Novels
  35. All-in-progress-exhibition-anton-gottlobb-portraits-art-itsnicethat-01 Art The all in: progress residency at House of Vans' final display takes place this week
  36. Eric-hu-nike-tech-pack-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Christmas comes early for health goths everywhere with the new Nike Tech Pack campaign
  37. Begum-yetis-bear-with-me-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Begum Yetis' NSFW show, Bear With Me, opens for one night only
  38. Open-house-2018-list-architecture-itsnicethat-01 Architecture Roman baths and brutalist estates part of the complete list for London's Open House 2018 snoop-a-thon
  39. World-photography-day-2018-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Look back on a series of shots from World Photography Day 2018
  40. Inari-sirola-hot-dogs-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration A dog-focused exhibition exploring contemporary attitudes toward beauty opens this week
  41. List-image-24-panels Publication Alan Moore steps out of retirement to feature in a brand new Grenfell fire-related comics anthology
  42. Ricardo-nagaoka-eden-within-eden-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Ricardo Nagaoka's Eden Within Eden is a purgatorial portrait of Portland
  43. Giphy-animation-itsnicethat-list Digital Giphy has launched the first-ever film festival dedicated to gifs
  44. Grayson-perry-channel-4-film-art-itsnicethat-list Film Grayson Perry’s new documentary series Rites of Passage airs next week on Channel 4
  45. Disenchantment-streaming-new-animation-itsnicethat-1 Animation Matt Groening’s new show Disenchantment is available to watch on Netflix right now
  46. Lumiere-brothers-first-film-poster-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design You'll soon be able to bid on the first film poster ever made
  47. Pentagram-university-of-sussex-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Pentagram’s Naresh Ramchandani has produced the definitive university checklist
  48. Evernote-designstudio-rebranding-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design DesignStudio gives the Evernote elephant a makeover
  49. Necrobarista-visual-novel-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Necrobarista is a new visual novel about a spooky supernatural coffee house
  50. Its-nice-that-list-img-internet-master Fashion Wikipedia collaborates with Advisory Board Crystals on a shirt for every "internet master"
  51. Bompass-parr-ldf-ice-cream-competition-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Bompas & Parr announces competition to create 3D ice cream moulds for London Design Festival
  52. Doroty-acid-house-map-graphic-design-itsnicethat-3 Graphic Design Graphic designers Dorothy comprehensively map out the history of club culture
  53. Purple-t-shirt-stones-throw-records-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Alter your perception of time and space with a brand new animated video on Stones Throw Records
  54. Greenpeace-salon-aplin-film-itsnicethat-03 Film Mother, Greenpeace and Salon Alpin's new animated short focuses on deforestation, palm oil, and orangutans
  55. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-daniel-spencer-animation-list The Graduates 2018 Daniel Spencer's hilarious animations are "quite intensely bonkers"
  56. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-liam-waters-photography-list The Graduates 2018 Liam Waters' physical images question what photography in the digital age can be
  57. Us-space-force-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design America's getting a space force and wants Trump supporters to choose its logo
  58. Its-nice-that-maxon-foam-news-list Digital Foam studio unveil quirky film for Maxon’s revamped Cinema 4D program
  59. Es-devlin-london-design-festival-2018-sculpture-itsnicethat-01 Sculpture Es Devlin is about to release a pride of poetry loving lions into Trafalgar Square for this year’s London Design Festival
  60. Dinamo-tumblr-redesign-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design Swiss design practice Dinamo develops new visual identity for Tumblr
  61. Adobe-monotype-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Adobe has added 665 new Monotype fonts to Creative Cloud
  62. New-internationalist-rebrand-tco-london-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication New Internationalist gets a striking redesign by TCO London
  63. Grenfell-tower-memorial-jaa-architecture-itsnicethat-01 Architecture Architecture studio JAA wants to reimagine Grenfell Tower as a concrete-clad memorial
  64. Vacationist-magazine-publication-itsnicethat-05 Publication Go on someone else's holiday with found photography book Vacationist
  65. Nyt_listimage Graphic Design The New York Times Magazine devotes an entire issue to a scary and superbly designed look at climate change
  66. Jade-doskow-the-neighbour-i-never-knew-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Jade Doskow's The Neighbor I Never Knew explores intimacy, loss, and commemorative Frank Sinatra plates
  67. Law-magazine-midnight-express-film-itsnicethat-03 Film Director Joe Wilson tells us why LAW Magazine’s latest film is a perception altering love letter to the UK’s late-night racing scene
  68. Pagemasters-print-studio-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Print studio PageMasters is at the forefront of a risograph revolution
  69. Aphex-twin-1200x800 Film Adult Swim pulls the debut broadcast of Aphex Twin's new video but you can watch it online right now
  70. Tyler-mitchell-beyonce-vogue-cover-shoot-publication-itsnicethat-02 Publication Opulent staircases and abstract hats abound in Tyler Mitchell's Beyoncé shoot for the new issue of US Vogue
  71. South-london-gallery-news-its-nice-that Art South London Gallery wants you to christen its new extension with the sound of laughter
  72. Gaika-system-somerset-house-itsnicethat-01 Art Gaika talks us through his brand new audiovisual paean to the migrant experience, System
  73. Here-design-mid-century-modern-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Here Design and Thames & Hudson pay homage to mid-century style with a new book
  74. Bolade-banjo-drake-scorpion-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Bolade Banjo releases a candid series of in-studio shots of Drake
  75. Charlie-fox-david-wojnarowicz-heavy-metal-dog-2-publication-itsnicethat-02 Publication Author Charlie Fox’s disorientating new zine celebrates the life and the work of David Wojnarowicz
  76. Superimpose-news-its-nice-that Advertising Superimpose is going global with a new Los Angeles office
  77. Apple-trillion-dollar-company-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Apple has become the world’s first trillion dollar company
  78. Afropunk-london-2018-zine-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Afropunk festival is looking for artists to contribute to new zine Black and Now: RESIST
  79. Type-jam-typeface-hackathon-london-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Type Jam is the UK's first ever typeface hackathon
  80. Edward_monaghan-goodyear-the-future-graphic-design-itsnicethat Illustration Edward Monaghan and Goodyear have imagined the future of transport in a new ad campaign