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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. Apple-new-york-serif-typeface-graphic-design-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design Apple's new typeface is available for use right now
  2. Nowness-survival-season-climate-change-season-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Nowness examines the ongoing climate crisis with new series, Survival Season
  3. Hovis-ridley-scott-classic-advert-comeback-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Advertising Ridley Scott's beloved Hovis advert gets a fully restored re-release
  4. Coca-cola-publicis-italy-recycling-bins-graphic-design-itsnicethat-04 Graphic Design New signage points Coca-Cola fans in right direction for recycling
  5. Boiler-room-news-itsnicethat-list Advertising Livestream legends Boiler Room have launched a new advertising agency
  6. Extinction-rebellion-reject-design-of-the-year-shortlist-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Extinction Rebellion turns down nomination for Beazley Designs of the Year prize
  7. Gagosian-notre-dame-itsnicethat-01 Art Cindy Sherman and more to feature in Gagosian fundraiser for Notre Dame
  8. Giphy-animated-emoji-launch-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Giphy launches new range of animated emojis because that's life in 2019
  9. Bfi-royal-astronomical-society-first-solar-eclipse-footage-film-itsnicethat-01 Film The BFI releases footage from 1900 of the first ever eclipse caught on camera
  10. Nike-sb-gizo-first-all-female-skate-video-film-itsnicethat-02 Film Nike has released its first ever all-female skate film: Gizmo
  11. Cp-company-lack-of-guidance-football-grounds-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication C.P. Company and Lack of Guidance take a Pantone-inspired look at English football grounds
  12. Sothebys-supreme-mega-auction-product-design-itsnicethat-02 Product Design That huge auction of weird Supreme accessories just netted one collector £200,000
  13. Pokemon-go-pokemon-sleep-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Nintendo announces Pokémon Go sequel, and it's set to gamify sleep
  14. New-york-poster-house-opening-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design Huge new museum dedicated to posters opens next month in New York
  15. Steve-martin-aboriginal-art-interview-art-itsnicethat-01 Art It turns out that Steve Martin is really into Aboriginal art
  16. Wellcome-collection-new-gallery-being-human-art-itsnicethat-02 Art Wellcome Collection to launch new permanent gallery, Being Human
  17. Diller-scofidio-renfro-london-highline-architecture-itsnicethat-02 Architecture London's very own version of the Highline to open in July
  18. Judith-kerr-the-tiger-who-came-to-tea-obituary-illustration-itsnicethat-02 Illustration Judith Kerr, author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea, dies at age of 95
  19. Wolgang-tillmans-eu-election-campaign-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Wolfgang Tillmans really, really, really wants you to vote in the European elections
  20. Mcdonalds-bee-awareness-campaign-mchive-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design The smallest McDonald's in the world is a...bee hive?
  21. Ian-howorth-arcadia-photography-itsnicethat-04 Photography Shake, England, shake: Ian Howorth photographs a vision of Arcadia
  22. Harry-styles-harmony-korine-gucci-campaign-photography-itsnicethat-04 Photography Harmony Korine shoots Harry Styles for new piglet-featuring Gucci ad
  23. Night-school-list-image Miscellaneous Brooklyn Brothers and Yellowzine announce mentorship scheme for BAME creatives
  24. Little-printer-berg-app-digital-itsnicethat-02 Digital Nord Projects has rebooted BERG's cult classic Little Printer
  25. Rem-koolhaas-eu-netflix-coffee-the-guardian-video-film-itsnicethat-02 Film Rem Koolhaas releases pro-EU video essay for The Guardian
  26. Art-on-the-underground-30th-commission-laure-prouvost-itsnicethat-03 Art Laure Prouvost has designed the 30th Art on the Underground tube map
  27. New-york-city-private-owned-public-spaces-new-logo-graphic-design-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design New York City’s privately owned public spaces get an enticing new logo
  28. John-wonnacott-the-estuary-art-itsnicethat-list Art John Wonnacott paints the changing face and wide-open skies of the Essex coast
  29. Amnesty-international-vmlyr-scl-syria-campaign-advertising-itsnicehtat-04 Advertising Amnesty International highlights human crises in stark new campaign
  30. Margaret-calvert-mickey-mouse-safety-campaign-graphic-design-itsnicethat-05 Graphic Design Margaret Calvert collaborates with Mickey Mouse on new road safety signs
  31. Barbican-byte-ai-chatbot-digital-itsnicethat-05 Digital Barbican launches chatbot as part of new AI: More Than Human exhibition
  32. Wieden-kennedy-the-kennedys-klabu-refugee-campaign-photography-itsnicethat-02 Photography Wieden + Kennedy teams up with sports-focused non profit to improve the lives of young refugees
  33. Camden-town-brewery-jean-jullien-alice-bowsher-illustration-itsnicethat-10 Illustration Say cheers to Camden Town Brewery's Jean Jullien featuring new prints
  34. Foam-talent-exhibition-2019-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Maisie Cousins and Eric Gyamfi feature in this year's Foam Talent exhibition
  35. Emily-oberman-pentagram-warner-chappel-rebrand-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Emily Oberman and team gives music publishing giant a regal new look
  36. Space10-future-food-today-cookbook-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication SPACE10 launches potentially planet-saving cookbook Future Food Today
  37. Ariana-grande-audrey-hepburn-fashion-itsnicethat-01 Fashion Ariana Grande has been unveiled as the new face of luxury fashion house Givenchy
  38. Wetransfer-please-leave-stink-studios-film-itsnicethat-01 Film WeTransfer tell users to "Please Leave" in new short film
  39. Ikea-layzell-bros-we-love-the-things-you-hate-animation-itsnicethat-01 Animation Ikea and the Layzell Bros keep things cheeky and cheerful in new campaign
  40. Chanel-kids-drawings-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Chanel celebrates Mother's Day by getting kids to draw some of their most iconic products
  41. Jeff-bezos-google-blue-moon-miscellaneous-digital-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous Jeff Bezos wants us to move to space, assuming it'll look like a 70s ecology book
  42. Yinka-llori-hand-and-lock-embroidery-apple-store-product-design-itsnicethat-03 Product Design Yinka Ilori hooks up with Hand & Lock for digital embroidery session at Apple
  43. Sheffield-doc-fest-2019-film-itsnicethat-02 Film Diego Maradona and Werner Herzog to appear at this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest
  44. Chris-bethell-extnction-rebellion-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Chris Bethell gets inside the Extinction Rebellion protests for Vice
  45. Crack-magazine-photography-exhibition-news-publication-list Publication Crack Magazine celebrates 100 issues with photography exhibition
  46. Draw-art-fair-london-saatchi-gallery-illustration-itsnicethat-03 Illustration The UK's first art fair dedicated to drawing arrives later this month
  47. Almodovar-list-image Photography Legendary film director Pedro Almodóvar pivots to photography
  48. Color-dot-typeface-martin-grasser-graphic-design-itsnicethat-10 Graphic Design Say hello to Color Dot, a typeface that wants to make the internet friendlier
  49. Tate-gallery-2020-andy-warhol-steve-mcqueen-naum-gabo-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Tate travels into future, comes back with 2020 exhibition line-ups featuring Andy Warhol and Steve McQueen
  50. The-white-review-art-anthology-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Literary mag The White Review releases art-focused anthology
  51. Pornhub-to-buy-tumblr-digital-itsnicethat-02 Digital Could Pornhub be about to buy Tumblr?
  52. Roxy-rezvany-sequoyah-murray-penalties-of-love-music-video-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Filmmaker Roxy Rezvany returns with super-sleek music video for rising star Sequoyah Murray
  53. Theo-inglis-mid-century-modern-graphic-design-book-publication-itsnicethat-04 Publication Take a trip back to graphic design's mid-century heyday with Theo Inglis' latest book
  54. Aoi-world-illustration-awards-2019-shortlist-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration The AOI announces its 2019 World Illustration Awards shortlist
  55. National-geographic-make-good-environmental-innovation-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication National Geographic to launch Make Good, an anti-plastic pollution platform
  56. Gemma-fletcher-the-messy-truth-podcast-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Miscellaneous Gemma Fletcher launches new photography podcast, The Messy Truth
  57. Turner-prize-shortlist-2019-art-itsnicethat-07 Art Tate mixes things up with an eclectic shortlist for the 2019 Turner Prize
  58. Facebook-new-look-events-groups-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Facebook waves goodbye to blue bar in major redesign of its mobile app
  59. Alice-rawsthorn-pillars-of-bad-design-itsnicethat-01 Design Indaba Alice Rawsthorn gives us the low-down on the seven pillars of bad design
  60. Dazed-100-joyce-ng-travis-alabanza-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Joyce Ng and Leslie Zhang feature in this year's Dazed100 list
  61. Sea-hero-quest-alzheimers-disease-video-game-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Study suggests VR game designed by scientists to detect Alzhiemer's is working
  62. John-singleton-boyz-n-the-hood-obituary-film-itsnicethat-02 Film Filmmaker John Singleton passes away aged 51
  63. Bp-portrait-award-shortlist-2019-art-itsnicethat-09 Art A professional dancer is on the shortlist for this year's BP Portrait Award
  64. Jeff-bridges-is-a-bridge-amstel-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Jeff Bridges to play a human bridge in a new beer advert because his surname is Bridges
  65. Damien-hirst-british-museum-placemat-drawings-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Damien Hirst donates 70 portraits drawn on placemats to the British Museum
  66. Art-for-air-auction-jeff-koons-art-itsnicehtat-09 Art Could Jeff Koons help lower asthma rates amongst the children of Hackney?
  67. Sascha-loeb-conran-shop-bauhaus-graphic-design-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Sascha Lobe to release a range of Bauhaus-inspired prints at The Conran Shop
  68. Alystomlinson-exvoto-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Alys Tomlinson's pilgrimage photos probe the places where private meets public
  69. Risd-stands-against-gun-violence-art-02 Art RISD takes a stand against the gun violence plaguing America
  70. D-and-ad-industry-insight-report-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising The D&AD Insight Report 2019 suggests advertisers need to consider what it means to be human
  71. Fka-twigs-andrew-thomas-huang-cellophane-video-film-itsnicethat-01 Film FKA twigs hooks up with Bjork collaborator Andrew Thomas Huang for new video, Cellophane
  72. Studio-moniker-neuhaus-world-music-video-digital-itsnicethat-01 Digital Studio Moniker launches Neuhaus, an ever-changing, ever-evolving music video
  73. Studio-ghibli-artist-search-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Animation Want a dream job? Studio Ghibli is hiring
  74. Pes-earth-day-corona-parley-for-the-oceans-animation-itsnicethat-04 Animation PES tackles marine plastic pollution in his latest stop motion mini-masterpiece
  75. Simon-cowell-barclaycard-antarctica-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Simon Cowell banished to the end of the Earth in new ad for Barclaycard
  76. Ralph-steadman-vans-collection-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Step into “Gonzovationism” with this new range of Ralph Steadman illustrated shoes
  77. Flying-lotus-david-lynch-fire-is-coming-video-film-itsnicethat-01 Film Flying Lotus and David Lynch drop an impressively surreal music video by Salad Fingers' David Firth
  78. Fabric-club-culture-exhibition-photography-itsnicethat-02 Photography New exhibition hosted by Fabric turns the lens on clubbing around the world
  79. Pornhub-bee-porn-operation-honey-bee-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-02 Miscellaneous Pornhub decides to try out beesexuality with new awareness campaign
  80. Hardcore-soul-mark-leckey-ewen-spencer-gabber-eleganza-publicaton-itsnicethat-10 Publication Hardcore souls: Mark Leckey, Ewen Spencer, Jacob Wise and Studio Temp team up for a new music-focussed mag