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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. Crack-magazine-ar-aphex-twin-digital-itsnicethat-05 Digital Crack brings Aphex Twin cover story to life with astonishing augmented reality app
  2. Trevorjackson-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design "We all need to spend more time looking beyond the surface": Trevor Jackson on 30 years of creativity
  3. Supreme-chris-cunningham-fashion-itsnicethat-07 Fashion Supreme’s latest collaborative partner is...Chris Cunningham
  4. Polaroid-mickey-mouse-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Mickey Mouse's birthday celebrations continue with new range of Polaroid Original film
  5. Le-corbusier-open-house-architecture-itsnicethat-04 Architecture You can now hang out in Le Corbusier’s own Parisian apartment
  6. Will-calder-clubland-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Will Calder’s Clubland is a love letter to British nightlife
  7. Mother-debehnams-christmas-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Mother launch experiential Christmas campaign for Debenhams
  8. Dorothy-musical-map-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Take a musical journey across the United States with this 1000 song strong map
  9. Dan-emmerson-cold-war-list Film Dan Emmerson's short film Cold War looks at inner city ice cream van rivalries
  10. Rbma-trading-cards-illustration-itsnicethat-04 Illustration RBMA drop big batch of trading cards for the synth lover in your life
  11. Anthony-burrill-future-is-now-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Designer Anthony Burrill releases a limited edition acid house record
  12. Norwegian-currency-snohetta-metric-design-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Snøhetta and Metric's beautiful, nature-inspired Norwegian banknotes are finally in circulation
  13. Its-nice-that-halloween-movies-list Film These are the It's Nice That team's favourite horror movies... ever!
  14. Wetransfer-collect-app-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital WeTransfer announces Collect: "one app to save everything"
  15. Robes-me-and-dave-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Creative agency me&dave gives homeless charity Robes a compassionate rebrand
  16. 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
  17. Manchester-international-festival-2019-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Unlikely trio of Skepta, Yoko Ono, and Idris Elba to exhibit at Manchester International Festival 2019
  18. Apartamento-cookbook-rice-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Stefan Marx illustrates the third instalment of Apartamento's Cookbook series
  19. Dorothy-business-as-usual-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Dorothy releases a luxurious set of 31 Halloween-ready calling cards
  20. Actress-young-paint-feature-itsnicethat-06 Digital The Man-Machine: Actress on artificial intelligence, op art, and Kraftwerk
  21. Moncler-genius-book Publication Department of New Realities' AR-assisted Moncler book is a technological triumph
  22. Landfill-editions-parker-ito-itsnicethat-03 Publication Chaotic, colourful and absurdly creative, it's Landfill Editions latest release
  23. 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
  24. Girls-in-chess-film-itsnicethat-06 Film Jenny Schweitzer's latest documentary explores gender, competition, and chess
  25. Blue-peter-iconic-badge-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Blue Peter, and its Tony Hart designed badge, turns 60 today
  26. These-northern-types-feature-publication-itsnicethat-10 Publication Myth-busting: Split's Oli Bentley on interrogating northern identity through typography
  27. V-and-a-photography-centre-photography-itsnicethat-03 Photography The V&A's new Photography Centre opens with a history-spanning show
  28. Mixtape_dj_python Friday Mixtape DJ Python's Friday Mixtape is expansive, eclectic, and excellent
  29. Jacco-bunt-illustration-10 Illustration De Stijl inspired illustrator Jacco Bunt explores sacred geometry
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. Luca-lozano-record-label-logo-archive-list-itsnicethat-04 Publication Record Label Logo Archive Vol.1 is a music nerd's dream come true
  33. David-lynch-bang-olufsen-speaker-product-design-itsnicethat-03 Product Design You can now buy a David Lynch-designed bespoke speaker at MoMA
  34. 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
  35. Carlsberg-unfiltered-fold7-design-product-design-itsnicethat-06 Product Design Fold7 recruits Mads Mikkelsen as the face of Carlsberg's new unfiltered offering
  36. Banksy-auction-prank-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Banksy's million pound painting shreds itself, wider world shrugs
  37. 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
  38. Margaret-howell-calendar-art-itsnicethat-list Art Margaret Howell uses sumptuous images from The Council of Industrial Design for her 2019 calendar
  39. Maisie-marshall-british-rodeo-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Slap on a stetson and step into Maisie Marshall's world of British rodeo
  40. Sans-forgetica-typeface-memory-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Student-friendly new typeface Sans Forgetica claims to boost memory
  41. Roisin-murphy-jacuzzi-rollercoaster-film-itsnicethat-05 Film Roisin Murphy's Jacuzzi Rollercoaster is a super-sweaty audiovisual treat
  42. Jose-mendez-ual-welcome-guide-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Publication Illustrator Jose Mendez and Studio LP produces six guides to university life for UAL students
  43. Washington-post-redesign-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication The Washington Post talk us through the redesign of its weekly magazine
  44. Kenya-hara-subtle-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Muji's Kenya Hara curates a show of exquisite Japanese paper-work
  45. Michael-bierut-vroom-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Pentagram's Michael Bierut takes high quality used car company Vroom for a spin
  46. Tania-bruguera-tate-modern-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s Turbine Hall installation will have visitors crying
  47. Gwr-famous-five-campaign-animation-itsnicethat-04 Animation Great Western Railway has recruited Enid Blyton’s famous five for new campaign
  48. Elements-of-architecture-publication-itsnicethat-04_(1) Publication Rem Koolhaas' Elements of Architecture gets a large-scale and lavish update
  49. Borshch-jeff-mills-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Techno legend Jeff Mills edits the latest issue of Borshch into outer-space
  50. Juergen-teller-palace-lookbook-fashion-itsnicethat-01 Photography Juergen Teller’s been to Japan for Palace’s AW18 lookbook
  51. Friday-mixtape-al-white-itsnicethat-01 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Graphic designer Al White takes us on an ambient excursion
  52. Barcelona-summa-new-badge-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Spanish consultants Summa give FC Barcelona a new badge
  53. Mailchimp-collins-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Hold on to your hat -- Mailchimp gets a purposeful, playful, surreal redesign
  54. Channel-four-network-rebrand-01 Graphic Design Channel 4 tells us about its just rolled out cross-network rebrand
  55. Johannaburai-bookshelf-politics-punk-list-int Bookshelf Politics, punk, and perverse optimists sit together on Johanna Burai's Bookshelf
  56. Mother-bbc-radio-1-graphic-design-01 Graphic Design Mother Design gives BBC Radio 1 a curvy and contemporary visual re-rub
  57. List-image Art There's a Basquiat musical coming to Broadway
  58. Mariana-pita-dreamlike-drawings-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation Mariana Pita's illustration and animation abounds with unfettered oddity
  59. Kronecker-wallis-illustrating-nature-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Kronecker Wallis is reissuing a book by the man who invented nature as we know it
  60. Steuart-padwick-head-above-water-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Steuart Padwick opens up about his monumental mental health awareness sculpture, Head Above Water
  61. Turner-prize-2018-opening-exhibition-itsnicethat-01 Exhibition The Turner Prize 2018 exhibition is video heavy and opens this week
  62. 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
  63. Lucy-raven-mubi-film-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design MUBI unveils new ident by Lucy Raven
  64. List-image4_(2) Publication The new issue of Indoek brings America's oldest city to life
  65. 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
  66. Christian-marclay-the-clock-tate-screening-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Christian Marclay's cult-classic The Clock gets Tate Collective screening
  67. Brandonjohnson-beyondheaven-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Beyond Heaven is a visual history of early Chicago house music
  68. Verso-cultural-capital-itsnicethat_list Publication Grab an essential work of cultural criticism from publishers Verso for free right now
  69. Bompasparr-icecreamcompetition-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Bompas & Parr's ice cream competition has been won by a Roman inspired treat
  70. Vanda-artists-residencies-art-itsnicethat-01 Art The V&A announces five new artists in residence, celebrates a decade of the programme's existence
  71. Lucasreis-japanisms-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Dairy drinks and cigarettes meet in Lucas Reis' illustrative evocations of Japan
  72. List-image2_(1) Graphic Design The Beautiful Meme gives data network company 01T an intriguingly undulating identity overhaul
  73. Unreal-estate-itsnicethat-01 Exhibitions New multidisciplinary exhibition set in an estate agent explores the housing crisis
  74. Mix-and-blend-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Jiro Bevis is the face of a new bespoke baby food company -- sort of
  75. Its-nice-that-dong-ping-wong Architecture Dong-Ping Wong and other designers and architects imagine the future of sustainable ports
  76. Br-migrant-sound-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Boiler Room releases final instalment of the Migrant Sound series, and you can watch it in full now
  77. Uber-rebrand-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Uber gets another new logo, gives you something to make small talk about this weekend
  78. List-image4_(1) Exhibition Good grief, Charlie Brown: NASA and Kim Jones to loan Peanuts-related material for new Somerset House show
  79. Dandad-impact-award-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design The 2018 D&AD Impact Award shortlist has been announced
  80. Made-thought-plastic-free-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Made Thought’s latest installation imagines a plastic-free supermarket aisle