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Jyni Ong

Jyni became a staff writer in March 2019 having previously joined the team as an editorial assistant in August 2018. She graduated from The Glasgow School of Art with a degree in Communication Design in 2017 and her previous roles include Glasgow Women’s Library designer in residence and The Glasgow School of Art’s Graduate Illustrator.

  1. Peter-dench-the-english-summer-season-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography “Drunkenness and debauchery!”: Peter Dench captures events of English gentility
  2. Robyn-nichol-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Noughties teens from the UK, prepare to be overcome with nostalgia
  3. List4 Animation Groovy, upbeat and visually explosive, Cheng-Hsu Chung on his latest music video
  4. Studio-thonik-work-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studio Thonik reflects on its creative motivations after 25 years of experience in the industry
  5. Nadia-lee-cohen-asap-rocky-babuska-boi-work-film-itsnicethat-list Film “He let me go a bit wild”: Nadia Lee Cohen directs A$AP Rocky’s latest music video
  6. American-chordata-redesign-no-ideas-work-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Arts publication American Chordata gets a redesign embracing its “weird” content
  7. Claire-merchlinsky-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Claire Merchlinsky on her work as both an illustrator and an art director
  8. Listimage Found in Adobe Stock Take a tour round Izumi Miyazaki’s weird and wonderful creative process
  9. Pornhub-dirtiest-porn-ever-news-advertising-itsnicethat-01 Advertising Pornhub tackles sea pollution in its “Dirtiest Porn Ever” campaign
  10. Paige-mehrer-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Paige Mehrer explores the religious symbolism of her Catholic childhood through illustration
  11. Stefan-hurleman-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Stefan Hürlemann on the space art scene, print apprenticeships and a new platform for emerging designers
  12. Sara-ludy-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Sara Ludy extends her apartment into a VR that will continue to expand indefinitely
  13. Magali-brueder-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Magali Brueder transports us to the hilly wilderness in her experimental artworks
  14. Josephine-lohair-self-the-fabric-of-you-work-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Josephine Lohoar Self’s incredibly detailed stop motion animation explores grief
  15. Ji-soo-eom---eth Digital Bold and borderless, Ji Soo Eom’s designs echo the multiverse
  16. Off-office-graphic-design-work-itsnicethat-12 Graphic Design “In the end, design is about feelings”: Off Office on its thoughtful design ethos
  17. Charlotte-ager-bookshelf-archive-regulars-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Books are more than visual reference for Charlotte Ager, they are studies in how to tell stories
  18. Matthew-keff-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Matthew Keff digitally riffs off the design tropes of social media and advertising
  19. Doris-liou-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration For illustrator Doris Liou, “drawings are about what you want to show others”
  20. Ioanna-sakellaraki-the-truth-is-in-the-soil-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Ioanna Sakellaraki explores Greece’s last professional mourners and their rituals around death
  21. Listimage_1 Graphic Design Four top creatives design posters from Adobe’s new Createfulness collection
  22. Peter-burr-drop-city-work-digital-itsnicethat-list2 Digital Who are the people with the power to design the system we live in? Digital artist Peter Burr investigates
  23. De_form-erik-kessels-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Design studio de_form on its exhibition identity for Erik Kessels’ latest show
  24. Ed-van-der-elsken-lust-for-life-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Ed van der Elsken’s new monograph highlights his contribution to Dutch street photography
  25. Le-fils-d'ekia-edern-van-hille-work-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Ikea and its products are reimagined as a Greek tragedy by Edern van Hille
  26. Bob-bicknell-knight-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Bob Bicknell-Knight tackles data hacking, Mark Zuckerberg and dystopic digitalisations
  27. Notamuse-work-graphicdesign-publication-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Gender equality platform notamuse discusses five female graphic designers we should all know about
  28. Chaumont-graphic-design-biennale-work-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Post-Medium captures the ins and outs of this year’s Chaumont Graphic Design Biennale
  29. Michaela-younge-felt-tapestries-work-art-itsnicethat-list Art Michaela Younge on her surreal and incredibly intricate felt tapestries
  30. Naomiandersonsubryan-ceramics-illustration-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Kitsch, cult classics and 45 ceramic objects: Naomi Anderson-Subryan knows how to make us smile
  31. Suzychan-graphicdesign-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Suzy Chan’s portfolio boasts original graphic design, animation, typography and so much more
  32. Joejackchapman-digital-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list.jpeg The Graduates 2019 Somewhere between adorable and disgusting: Joe Jack Chapman’s digital worlds
  33. Izzyleach-photography-thegraduates2019-itsnicethat-list The Graduates 2019 Photographer Izzy Leach challenges the male archetypes put forward by Shakespeare
  34. Soomyeong-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Soomyeong elevates the pencil to a whole new level
  35. Mat-kkal-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Accessibility is at the core of Mat-Kkal’s graphic design practice
  36. Leebin-soyeon-shape-of-shame-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Leebin Soyeon depicts shame trapped in translucent objects from jellies to balloons
  37. Lim-kiihwan-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Lim Kiihwan’s distinctive approach to illustration has grown with his confidence in the medium
  38. Lester-jones-their-grind-not-mine-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Their Grind Not Mine captures the trials and tribulations of the daily commute
  39. Tom-etherington-regulars-bookshelf-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Penguin’s in-house designer Tom Etherington talks us through his most influential titles
  40. Sascia-reibel-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Sascia Reibel explores the popularity of Ikea Beijing and three iconic female coders
  41. Marwan-bassiouni-new-dutch-views-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Marwan Bassiouni presents a new form of Dutch landscapes from inside the mosque
  42. Oscar-mitchell-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration “Give these flyers their moment to be an artwork”: Oscar Mitchell on Farmfoods
  43. Jul-26-2019-15-35-24 Found in Adobe Stock Nicole Ginelli pays tribute to five female artists using Adobe Stock 3D assets
  44. Works-services-work-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic design studio Works creates scratchable cover for artist Min ha Park
  45. Bellissimo-work-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Bellissimo takes us on a hidden tour of the beach of Rome, Ostia
  46. Jingyoung-park-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jinyoung Park’s minimal and graphic illustrations aim to comfort and please
  47. Tenaya-steed-ufos-over-desert-towns-work-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication What if UFOs landed in Britain’s “culture cold spots”?
  48. Viktor-hachmang-bookshelf-work-regulars-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Viktor Hachmang’s Bookshelf is “a physical database of obsession”
  49. Its_nice_that_extinction_rebellion_janice_chang_list-img-002 Response and Responsibility Extinction Rebellion on the creative industries: “What is the cultural sector even for?”
  50. Maroesjka-lavigne-monograph-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Maroesjka Lavigne’s debut monograph captures unforgettable landscapes and their inhabitants
  51. Take-care-work-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Meet Take Care, a magazine tackling the UK’s housing crisis
  52. Megan-winstone-lily-of-the-valley-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Gina Tonic on being big, Welsh and growing up in an ex-mining town in The Valleys
  53. Moon-illustration-work-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Moon utilises drawing as a means of understanding herself
  54. Jan-horcik-layup-cutulum-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design For Jan Horcik, type design and graphic design cannot work without one another
  55. Matt-hussey-tamed-work-photography-itsnicethat-08 Photography What’s the purpose of prison? This series captures a horse rehabilitation programme in Arizona
  56. Stella-park-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Stella Park’s warm illustrations reflect her outlook on life
  57. Astrid-seme-marlene-hausegger-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Astrid Seme elevates an artist’s work by challenging it through the lens of design
  58. Montasser-drissi-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Arabic and Latin typography don’t have to mimic each other to be harmonious says Montasser Drissi
  59. Tara-booth-cabin-in-the-woods-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Tara Booth explores the reality of her escapist fantasies in a lyrical new book
  60. Olivier-lescot-shibuya-work-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation “I don’t like doing the same thing twice”: Olivier Lescot on his new film’s aesthetic
  61. Gigi-roy-ben-artzi-hot-weather-semaine-work-film-itsnicethat-list Film Paris Hilton gives us the lowdown on where in the world is particularly hot
  62. Franz-lang-work-illustration-itsnicethar-list Illustration Franz Lang on understanding freelance illustration as a business
  63. Lawrence-lek-aidol-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital AIDOL is a computer-generated fantasy world set during the 2065 eSports Olympics
  64. Frederick-paxton-windpower-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Frederick Paxton documents the world’s first green energy company
  65. Celia-jacobs-work-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration “I still think making art is the best feeling in the world”: Celia Jacobs on finding her place in the creative industry
  66. Studio-hyte-bookshelf-regulars-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Radical education and political activism design history: Studio Hyte presents its Bookshelf
  67. Evan-jenkins-sunflower-sutra-work-photogrpahy-itsnicethat-list Photography Sunflower Sutra examines connotations of California, the real and the imagined
  68. Yunying-huang-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Yunying Huang challenges the Eurocentric perception of techno-culture in China
  69. Bizarri-rodriguez-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design For Bizzarri-Rodriguez, book design “is everything except a science”
  70. Mrjose-gliterintheair-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography “Diversity is good for everything”: Mr Jose photographs Brighton Pride
  71. Studio-fnt-jaemin-lee-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Jaemin Lee's juxtaposing design explores 60s Korean architecture and the state
  72. Swell-studio-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Singapore-based studio Swell explores the idea of the banished book
  73. Untitled-macao-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Untitled Macao exemplifies the fun side of events design
  74. Kate-isabel-scott-make-music-day-work-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Kate Isobel Scott makes us think twice about staring at your phone on the train
  75. Jin-jia-ji-bal-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Bee-themed shoot Bal arose from a Turkish film and a stomach ache
  76. Shinzo-noda-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Shinzo Noda creates contemporary Japanese graphic design with a twist
  77. Spgd-work-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic design studio SPGD on balancing its corporate and lo-fi aesthetic
  78. Manuel-rossner-hightype-work-itsnicethat-digital-list Digital Meet Hightype, the type foundry for three-dimensional fonts
  79. Josh-wilkes-work-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Josh Wilks imagines children’s games with well-informed, real world motivations
  80. Jonathan-monaghan-work-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Out of the Abyss reimagines ancient apocalyptic symbols for the modern day