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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. Naranjo-del-vas-aw19-fashion-itsnicethat-list Fashion Naranjo Del Vas on their collaborative and democratic fashion design collection
  2. Europa-stationroad-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design London-based graphic design studio Europa create work for the public and cultural sector
  3. Rabiya-choudhry-coconuts-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Rabiya Choudhry takes painful experiences and explores them through painting
  4. Do-ho-suh-bridging-home-art-itsnicethat-list Art Do Ho Suh is “bridging home” in a new, large-scale outdoor installation in the heart of London
  5. Mandy-barker-penalty-photography-itsnicethat-list2 Photograhy Mandy Barker’s photography is a beautiful and shocking commentary on our excessive plastic consumption
  6. Loose-women-old-truman-brewery-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition Loose Women is an upcoming exhibition celebrating emerging female artists from across the world
  7. Maddie-williams-sustainable-fashion-fashion-itsnicethat-list Fashion Maddie Williams works with majority repurposed materials in her renewable textiles practice
  8. Studio-tillack-knoll-graphicdesignpractice-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Tillack Knöll’s ultimate goal is to communicate, rather than just design for design’s sake
  9. Eilen-itzel-mena-digital-drawings-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Multimedia artist Eilen Itzel Mena explores the survival of Afro-diasporic people 
  10. Asos-jazzelle-zanaughtti-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Asos and Jazzelle Zanaughtti collaborate on new campaign dramatising limitless self-expression
  11. Daniel-brathwaite-shirley-artist-practice-art-itsnicethat-list2 Digital Daniel Brathwaite-Shirley is an animation and sound artist archiving their existence as a Black trans person
  12. Jackson-green-designpractice-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Jackson Green’s design work explores the chasm that exists between statement and intent
  13. Tom-galle-artist-practice-art-itsnicethat-list Art Tom Galle’s internet-based practice captures your attention in a few seconds, scrolling through your feed
  14. Pentagram-dazzle-londondesignweek-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Pentagram presents Dazzle at the V&A for nine days as part of London Design Festival
  15. Tizianajillbeck-passeportdevoyage-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Tiziana Jill Beck explores the identity of anonymous travellers through masks
  16. Johannes-schnatmann-designpractice-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Johannes Schnatmann understands himself as an author as much as a graphic designer
  17. Dinnerforfew-allegoricaldepiction-animation-itsnicethat-list2 Animation Dinner For Few is an allegorical animation depicting our society that benefits a select few
  18. Anna-gille-window-vppb-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Anna Gille’s evocative illustrations dissolve the barrier between the natural and the artificial
  19. Steve-mcqueen-year3-photography-itsnicethat-list_copy Photograhy Steve McQueen invites every primary school in London to have their Year three pupils photographed
  20. Emily-schofield-practice-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Emily Schofield’s graphic design practice balances function with irrationality and expression
  21. Travis-alabanza-burgers-art-itsnicethat-list Art Travis Alabanza’s radical performance practice is disrupting politeness and gratitude
  22. Ogily-world-afro-day-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Ogilvy collaborates with World Afro Day for new awareness campaign
  23. Blessure-magazine-issue4-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Blessure magazine is an "ironic" publication that communicates through its anti-design layout
  24. Vaj-power-transforming-clubnights-animation-list Animation Glasgow’s VAJ.Power is transforming club nights into multi-sensory experiences
  25. The-national-lottery-rebrand-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising A major-new rebrand for The National Lottery affirms its life-changing effects
  26. Amanda-and-erik-studio-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Swedish design studio Amanda & Erik avoid the tropes of minimalist, Scandinavian design in their practice
  27. Gorillaz-tranz-nicos-livesey-animation-news Animation Gorillaz's new video is a Nicos Livesey-assisted psychedelic head-turner
  28. Its-nice-that-kia_tasbihgou-graphic-design-list Graphic Design Type designer Kia Tasbihgou on how “knowing cool designers and nice fonts isn’t enough”
  29. Varoom-list2 Publication Varoom magazine is changing the perception of illustration in the creative industries
  30. V_a-dundee-opening-art-itsnicethat-list Art The highly anticipated V&A Dundee opens its doors to the public this weekend
  31. Johnny-kelly-fern-news-film-itsnicethat-list Film Johnny Kelly’s first live-action short film Fern, is now available for online viewing
  32. Martin-sloss-project-ability-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Martin Sloss on how arts organisation Project Ability inspired his passion for painting
  33. Apfel-15years-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design A Practice for Everyday Life celebrates its 15th birthday and is better than ever
  34. Sukeban-magazine-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Sukeban magazine on how the creative industries “are based on the downright theft of minority cultures”
  35. Asafo-flags-fante-people-misc-itsnicethat-list3 Miscellaneous Asafo flags embody cultural meanings and narratives from Ghana’s Fante people
  36. Hannah-waldron-primary-traveller-art-itsnicethat-list2 Art Hannah Waldron investigates the temporal and spatial qualities of textiles through weaving
  37. Disa-wallander-spare-me-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Disa Wallander’s work tries to understand the world we live in
  38. Ada-chen-asianstereotypes-product-design-itsnicethat-list Product Design Ada Chen confronts Asian stereotypes through meme-inspired jewellery
  39. Tessa-mackenzie-caseroom-residency-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Tessa Mackenzie’s week-long caseroom residency at SWG3 “re-introduced an element of play” to her illustration practice
  40. Garage-magazine-rihanna-cover-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Rihanna electrifies on the latest cover of Garage Magazine
  41. Indiana-lawrence-design-practice-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list3 Graphic Design Indiana Lawrence’s design practice is socially engaged and research heavy
  42. The-store-x-strange-days-exhibition-itsnicethat-list4_copy Exhibition The Store X announces exclusive exhibition featuring leading radical video artists and filmmakers
  43. Its-nice-that-childish-gambino-greg-sharp-feels-like-summer Animation Ivan Dixon and Greg Sharp strip back celebratory culture to its humblest form in Childish Gambino’s new video
  44. Ra-genderequality-art-itsnicethat-list Exhibition Royal Academy’s new exhibition of nudes has almost exactly equal gender equality
  45. Marc-johansen-life-more-abundant-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Marc Johansen creates sensory landscapes that overlap the “messy zone” between our psychology and ecologies
  46. Grace-wales-bonner-emerging-design-medal-fashion-itsnicethat-list Fashion Grace Wales Bonner wins the Emerging Design Medal for her outstanding fashion design
  47. Farmland-foods-supreme-photography-itsnicethat-list Photograhy Farmland Foods troll Supreme with mocking lookbook
  48. Flee-bengamusic-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Flee: a cultural-engineering platform dedicated to hybrid music cultures
  49. Ellenjohnson-irenealbino-unravel-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design CSM students create a knitted manifesto unravelling gender stereotypes through craft and design
  50. Good-trouble-issue22-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Publication Good Trouble’s second issue displays the powerful efforts “when art is allied with actual social movements"
  51. Joana-avillez-visualessays-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Joana Avillez’s visual essays use drawing "to say what writing cannot" 
  52. Bold-decisions-typedesign-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Bold Decisions is a type foundry championing both versatility and eccentricity