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Jyni Ong

Jyni joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in August 2018. She graduated from The Glasgow School of Art with a degree in Communication Design in 2017. Her previous roles include Glasgow Women’s Library designer in residence and The Glasgow School of Art’s Graduate Illustrator. Her particular interests include community-based art, graphic design and illustration.

  1. Minet-kim-explores-the-unconscious-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Minet Kim’s illustrations explore the unconscious through symbols and colour
  2. Kay-kwon-design-practice-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Kay Kwon’s graphic design practice arose from his love of rock and hip-hop music
  3. Lucy-pullicino-the-bikers-of-esso-road-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Lucy Pullicino documents the personal adornments on motorcycle-taxis in Arusha
  4. Evie-oconnor-paintings-care-work-art-itsnicethat-list Art Evie O’Connor on her intimate portraits that explore class and politics
  5. Isaac-lam-jonh-yuyi-city-by-city-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Issac Lam and John Yuyi remind locals that Hong Kong is not a “dying” city
  6. Provence-magazine-aw1819-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Provence magazine sheds a light on the "underrated profession" of art criticism
  7. Marton-perlaki-revue-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Marton Perlaki explores public space and boundaries through photographing 1950s dance, the twist
  8. Takeshi-miyasaka-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Takeshi Miyasaka is “interested in contours and shapes rather than objects”
  9. Zhong-lin-bighairdontlie-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Zhong Lin's new series explores bullying and unity through a shoot with big hair
  10. Novum-magazine-black-and-white-work-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Novum magazine goes “back to basics” with a black and white handmade cover
  11. Cecile-b-evans-amos-world-work-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Cécile B Evans’ new show creates an allegory for the digital infrastructure of our everyday lives
  12. Madeleine-morlet-the-new-wife-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Madeleine Morlet’s latest series combines motherhood with Donna Tartt’s The Secret History
  13. Byun-young-geun-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Byun Young Geun likens illustration to “looking into a mirror”
  14. Thomas-sauvin-beijing-silvermine-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography The Beijing Silvermine now consists of over one million photographs of Chinese history
  15. Shiori-fujioka-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Shiori Fujioka illustrates the unseen tranquility of Tokyo
  16. Things-february-2019-regulars-itsnicethat-list Things New year means new influx of publications: it’s February Things!
  17. Helen-oh-hilarious-illustrations-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Helen Oh hilariously illustrates the pain of a stomach crunch and intrepid mice
  18. Nico-therin-divas-of-compton-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Nico Therin photographs the strong community of a dance troupe in Compton
  19. Eunkyoung-son-illustration-iconic-movie-scenes-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Eunkyoung Son on illustrating some of cinema's most iconic scenes
  20. Co%cc%81rdova-canillas-fucking-young-13-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Córdova Canillas on designing the latest Fucking Young! magazine
  21. Swiss-typefaces-type-life-reissue-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Swiss Typefaces re-issues Type Life with new content and a design revamp
  22. Disney-black-panther-news-film-itsnicethat-list Film Disney commemorates Black History Month with free viewings of Black Panther
  23. Nofoundry-saturday-type-fever-work-events-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design NoFoundry hosts a 30-hour type design marathon for designers across Europe
  24. Feng-li-singapore-express-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Feng Li “combs the streets” of Singapore in his latest obscure series
  25. Cult-classic-issue-2-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Cult Classic magazine is a playground of graphic design
  26. Maxime-mouysset-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration In one picture alone, illustrator Maxime Mouysset tells a whole story
  27. Poalo-zerbini-tractor-pullling-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Paolo Zerbini photographs farming fanatics in an Italian plowing competition
  28. Laura-csocsan-zorn-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Zorn profits from a combination of the digital and manual design process
  29. Sasha-gordon-work-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Sasha Gordon's intimate paintings explore her biracial identity
  30. Boiling-man-korea-work-illustration-itsnicethat-lost2 Illustration Boiling Man shares his unique view of the world through his sketchbooks
  31. New-studio-graphic-design-work-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design New Studio is an international concept studio with no hierarchies and no boss
  32. Lysann-buschbeck-the-early-bird-flies-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Lysann Buschbeck's photography expands her “own concepts of ‘normality’”
  33. Dan-howden-linocut-prints-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Using 30-90 layers, Dan Howden creates agonisingly detailed linocut illustrations
  34. Dinamo-dark-room-pipeline-features-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Dinamo creates two new type tools for the benefit of the design community
  35. Dimitris-papazoglou-toumba-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Toumba’s design evokes the firsthand experience of being on the football pitch
  36. Makoto-funatsu-scenic-illustrations-work-itsnicethat-03 Illustration Makoto Funatsu’s scenic paintings induce “peace, nostalgia, sorrow and joy”
  37. Fatih-hardal-fh-fraktur-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Though gothic typeface FH Fraktur may not be legible, it certainly is fun
  38. Ka-man-tse-narrow-distances-photography-work-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Ka-Man Tse photographs the marginalised lives of Hong Kong's queer community
  39. Provoke-magazine-work-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Provoke magazine presents rare and haunting photographs of 1960s Japan
  40. Tug-rice-prefers-commissions-to-his-personal-practice-work-illustration-03 Illustration Illustrator Tug Rice on his preference for commissions over personal work
  41. Sos-sosowski-mosh-pit-simulator-work-digital-itsnicethat-list2 Digital Mosh Pit Simulator, perhaps the craziest VR game yet, launches later this month
  42. Interior-lives-exhibition-chinese-lives-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Interior Lives documents the unassimilated lives of the largest Chinese population outside of Asia
  43. Haliegh-mun-finding-her-own-illustrative-style-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Haleigh Mun on finding her own illustrative style rather than trying to be a “cool artist”
  44. Stephanie-tam-love-letter-to-la-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Forget Hollywood, Stefanie Tam’s books showcase the real Los Angeles
  45. Arc-takes-printed-matter-to-another-level-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Berlin-based design studio Arc on contrasting typefaces and demanding fair pay
  46. Viviana-troya-hatchery-work-art-itsnicethat-list Art Viviana Troya presents egg-based optical illusions in new work Hatchery
  47. Agnieszka-chabros-cowboys-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Cowboy-centric style and loaves of bread feature in Agnieszka Chabros' latest series
  48. Miner-volume1-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Miner magazine evokes a narrative around men in rabbit suits and internet celebrities
  49. Elliot-dear-bbc_six_nations_gif-news-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Elliot Dear directs new BBC ident for the Six Nations Championship
  50. Studio-lindhorst-emme-das-kapital-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Lindhorst-Emme visualises the “disappearance of art” in an exhibition identity
  51. Will-marsden-rollerskating-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Will Marsden provides a voice to the underground scene of artistic rollerskating
  52. Sascha-lobe-david-chipperfield-amorepacific-news-graphicdesign-list Graphic Design Sascha Lobe and David Chipperfield design the new Amorepacific headquarters
  53. Pablo-tomek-gestural-paintings-work-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Pablo Tomek leaves the social interpretation of his work up to the viewer
  54. Mary-perez-full-gospel-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Mary Perez documents Korean megachurches in an attempt to explore her own religious beliefs
  55. Virgil-abloh-louis-vuitton-ss19-news-fashion-itsnicethat-list Fashion Virgil Abloh reveals what Louis Vuitton has in store for the streets of New York
  56. Studiowmw-visual-impact-and-wit-work-graphicdesign-list2 Graphic Design StudioWMW brings visual impact and wit to graphic design
  57. Daily-dialogue-place-mag-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Daily Dialogue on the design of Place Mag, a skateboarding magazine with a difference
  58. Hiroki-nishiyama-draws-on-traditional-techniques-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Hiroki Nishiyama draws on traditional graphic design techniques in his illustration practice
  59. Abbie-stephens-observations-on-relationships-work-film-itsnicethat-list2 Film Abbie Stephens examines modern relationships through black comedy in her latest film
  60. Everyday-practice-designing-all-aspects-korean-culture-work-graphicdesign-list Graphic Design Designing for all aspects of Korean culture: the multi-talented Everyday Practice
  61. Studio-lin-44-low-resolution-houses-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Lin explores how the house is increasingly seen as a desirable design object
  62. January-things-2019-work-itsnicethat-list Things Calendars, Penguin postcards and two football publications: It’s the first supplement of 2019’s Things!
  63. Priscillia-saada-badland-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography You can feel the mood in Priscillia Saada’s immersive photographs
  64. Mistroom-multi-sensory-gems-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Mistroom’s book designs are multi-sensory gems that incorporate elements of performance
  65. Alexa-lim-haas-agua-viva-work-animation-itsnicethat-list2 Animation Agua Viva portrays the immigrant experience of a Chinese manicurist in Miami
  66. Julian-song-asserts-powerful-presence-work-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photography Julian Song asserts a powerful presence through photographs of an alternate reality
  67. Mingoo-yoon-biscriptual-type-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Mingoo Yoon designs bi-scriptual typefaces in aid of cultural harmony
  68. Emulsion-magazine-issue1-work-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Emulsion is a new magazine offering a holistic view of culture
  69. Hwashin-choi-revisits-lonely-childhood-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Hwashin Choi revisits her lonely childhood through exquisitely detailed drawings
  70. Pugment-art-fashion-label-work-fashion-itsnicethat-list2 Fashion Pugment is an art-fashion label reflecting the realities of modern-day Tokyo
  71. Shinwoo-park-paperpress-work-graphicdesign-list2 Graphic Design Paperpress locates the point where “graphic design and description overlap”
  72. Dont-hug-me-im-scared-sundance-news-animation-itsnicethat-list2 Animation Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared to debut at Sundance Film Festival
  73. To-live-and-die-in-manila-boiler-room-work-film-itsnicethat-list Film Director Angela Stephenson documents Manila's defiance for creative freedom in the narco-state
  74. Yung-hua-chen-photography-work-itsnicethat-list Photograhy Yung Hua Chen’s photography is effortlessly glamorous
  75. Christmas-decorations-ocd-sufferers-news-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Christmas decorations cause OCD sufferers distress in New York
  76. Ram-han-childhood-nostalgia-work-ilustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Ram Han’s work continues to rekindle images of childhood nostalgia
  77. Studio-albert-romagosa-book-designs-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Albert Romagosa’s publication designs are uncomplicated yet intelligible
  78. Malcolm-garrett-the-new-european-news-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Malcolm Garrett declares "Brexit is over!" on the latest cover of The New European
  79. Seo-young-kwon-records-thoughts-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Seo-Young Kwon actively records thoughts and ideas that otherwise might float away
  80. Blok-48north-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Blok rethinks the design of cannabis after its legalisation in Canada