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Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 after graduating from Chelsea College of Art with a degree in graphic design communication. In October 2016 she became a staff writer on the editorial team and in January 2019 was made It’s Nice That’s deputy editor. Feel free to get in contact with Lucy about new and upcoming creative projects or editorial ideas for the site.

  1. Hackingfinance-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Hacking Finance presents the “undercover cool” side to the financial industry
  2. Twopointsnet-lavidasextra-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-02 Graphic Design TwoPoints.Net employs the language of gaming to ignite Spain's love of reading
  3. Michaelcox-lavendergardens-art-itsnicethat-list Art Michael Cox's latest paintings turn the artist's attention to the comfort of suburbia
  4. Erikkessels-groupshow-miscellaneous-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Erik Kessels on why he's collected 2000 records featuring large groups of people
  5. Anttikalevi-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Antti Kalevi intricately and abstractly draws his favourite places around the world
  6. 500yearslater-finalfantasyvii-readonlymemory-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Designers, illustrators and (of course) gamers come together for An Oral History Of Final Fantasy VII
  7. Timoandjan-mixtape Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: illustrator pals Jan Buchczik and Timo Lenzen on their studio tunes
  8. Bam-whitecube-graphicdesing-itsnicethat-03 Graphic Design B.A.M's new identity for White Cube is an “evolution rather than a revolution”
  9. Alicezoo-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Alice Zoo documents the real day-to-day lives of performers in a travelling circus
  10. Its-nice-that-found-in-adobe-stock-visual-identity-anna-haifisch-list Found in Adobe Stock “Logos date like clothes”: Six designers debate what makes an ideal brand identity
  11. Maximilianvirgili-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Maximilian Virgili on photographing the romance and randomness of Mexico
  12. Anyways-milotargett-fora-animation-itsnicethat-list-img Animation Anyways animates the rich history of Soho and Spitalfields for Fora
  13. Alexgoddard-abscence-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Alex Goddard's latest short shows what really happens when "absence makes the heart grow fonder"
  14. Giacomogamberini-thenewyorktimes-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Giacomo Gambineri on shifting his creative career from graphic designer to illustrator
  15. Ianbirch-uncovered-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Ian Birch takes us through a line-up of revolutionary magazine covers
  16. Steviedix-devilsdetails-art-itsnicethat-list Art Stevie Dix's paintings have the ability to "hiss and speak of forbidden temptations"
  17. Hichamfaraj-compulsoryfigures-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Hicham Faraj designs a typeface inspired by the figure 8 movement of ice skaters
  18. Stephwilson-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Steph Wilson photographs the “boiled sweets and dehydrated piss”-like quality of salt lakes
  19. Webecameaware-occupationandhospitality-publication-itsnicethat-04 Publication We Became Aware's latest publication is a book to be investigated and pulled apart
  20. Danielgebhartdekoekkoek-betterlivingwithalpacas-photography-itsnicethat-03 Photography Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek shows how your life could be better living with an alpaca
  21. Faberstories-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Faber & Faber releases a compendium of delicately designed short stories for its 90th birthday
  22. Oliwiabober-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Oliwia Bober's illustrations combine Polish folklore and her personal feelings
  23. Hotpotato-publication-itsnicethat-09 Publication Hot Potato: the newspaper covering current affairs in a whole new way
  24. Kimgehrig-vivalavulva-advertising-itsnicethat-02 Film Kim Gehrig's latest advert is an eclectic, inclusive ode to the vulva
  25. Annasullivan-hillandaubrey-stiltwalkers-zeitmagazine-photography-list Photography Anna Sullivan creates a look back at the fascinating tradition of stilt walking shepherds
  26. Int-roty-sophyhollington-listimage Review of the Year 2018 Sophy Hollington on learning to be creatively fulfilled while earning a living in 2018
  27. Int-adobe-listimage_724x474 Found in Adobe Stock We ask Duncan Cowles to create the ultimate Christmas ad, using only Adobe Stock and some expert advice
  28. Vice-redesign-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Vice magazine's creative team talks us through its new and unexpectedly different redesign
  29. Mixtape_template_benediktluft_(1) Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Benedikt Luft's mix of tunes from his teenage years
  30. Annarhodes-absolut-setdesign-list Set Design Anna Rhodes on designing a time-travelling set for Oscar Hudson's new Absolut advert
  31. Alexjenkins-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Alex Gamsu Jenkins’ comics remind us of how gross we really are
  32. Riposte-exhibition-list Exhibition Riposte's line-up for exhibition with Amnesty International is ridiculously good
  33. Ieuanlewisgeorgewarren-uki-animation-itsnicethat-10 Animation The animated short giving Isle of Dogs a run for its money
  34. Tracy_ma_list_img Graphic Design Laughing at the world of graphic design with Tracy Ma
  35. Miriamjacobi-lucashesse-symbiosis-graphicdesign-illustration-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Miriam Jacobi and Lucas Hesse translate symbiosis using a myriad of visual processes
  36. Ruthvanbeek-howtodotheflowers-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Ruth Van Beek's latest book approaches her archive both abstractly and practically
  37. Hey-publication-itsnicethat-list2 Publication Helvetica, pattern, shapes and more: Hey studio's book reflects on its practice
  38. Batterseaartscentre-posterarchive-muvverspride-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Scroll through 125 years of typographic styles in Battersea Arts Centre's poster archive
  39. Miwonyoon-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Miwon Yoon's delicate food illustrations are a treasure to zoom in on
  40. Felixsalut-galapagosgame-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Experimental designer Felix Salut launches typographic Galapagos Game
  41. Jordyvandennieuwendijk-there'sasnakeinmyboot-art-itsnicethat-list Art Jordy van den Nieuwendijk's first-ever UK solo show opens tomorrow
  42. Studioyukiko-sofamagazine-publication-itsnicethat-12 Ones To Watch 2018 Studio Yukiko flexes its aesthetic limbs for the latest issue of Sofa magazine
  43. Mixtape_template_bradley-2 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Australian designer Bradley Pinkerton's welcomes the summer
  44. Germesgang-list3 Illustration Anonymous illustrators Germes Gang “perceive everything related to contemporary life traumatic"
  45. Bradleykerl-art-itsnicethat-list Art Artist Bradley Kerl on swapping his Texan surroundings for Tuscany
  46. Thenewyorktimesmagazine-designandtechissue-publication-itsnicethat-list-1 Publication The New York Times Magazine's Ben Grandgenett takes us through its design and tech issue
  47. Ingoraschka-2012-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Ingo Raschka’s hand-painted cel animation explores the expectations of a Tinder date
  48. Kenkagami-bartworks-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Works of Bart: Ken Kagami's multiple, slightly mad illustrations of Bart Simpson
  49. Paika-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list2 Graphic Design Graphic design studio Pa-i-ka always purposefully changes its creative output
  50. Tbm Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Vanessa Carlton and Godflesh combine thanks to The Beautiful Meme
  51. Lukeboland-laiking-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Luke Boland communicates industrialisation through his expansive photographs
  52. Timothyseano'connell-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Timothy Sean O'Connell photographs Ireland through the eyes of a first generation Irish American
  53. Courtneybarnett-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Courtney Barnett discusses her love for illustrators, animators and her own creativity too
  54. Madethought-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Combining thoughtful design and big business: an interview with Made Thought
  55. Mollymatalon Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: photographer Molly Matalon's mix for wandering around New York in fall
  56. Jeanjulien-gib-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition Jean Jullien's new exhibition plays with perception and we have no idea what's going on
  57. Patrickdoyle-max-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Makina releases an intimately warm photography book by the late Patrick Doyle
  58. Ditto-pcerotic-monsterratromina-publication-itsnicethat Publication "Oh how far we've cum!": PC Erotic magazine questions human sexuality and technology (NSFW)
  59. Wieden_kenndedy-rxbar-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-14 Graphic Design This is an article about Wieden+Kennedy’s clever ad campaign - No B.S
  60. Evelyndragan-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Evelyn Dragan’s joyfully ethereal photographs focus in on nonverbal details
  61. Davebell-kesselskramer-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Dave Bell's bookshelf provides unlikely sources of inspiration
  62. Modmag-nationalgeographic-publication-events-itsnicethat-list Publication Inventing and reinventing magazines: our highlights from this year's ModMag
  63. Superimpose-adidasoriginalsxtfl-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Superimpose creates "hyper-local" campaign for Adidas Original and TFL collaboration
  64. Klauskremmerz-theswimmer-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Klaus Kremmerz illustrates his first book, The Swimmer
  65. Groupeccc-novembre-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Groupe CCC add a graphic design edge to Novembre Magazine
  66. Timothe%cc%81echalamet-harrystyles-i-d-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Timothée Chalamet interviewed by Harry Styles? i-D magazine breaks the internet
  67. Manvsmachine-eyebuydirect-animation-itsnicethat-list Advertising ManvsMachine adds a character design string to its bow in new campaign
  68. Caitoppermann-rapha-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Cait Oppermann's shoot for Rapha shows how beneficial creative freedom from brands can be
  69. Andydixon-alchemy-patronshomelondon-art-itsnicethat-list Art Andy Dixon's paintings portray luxury, despite their ubiquitous subjects
  70. Carolinetompkins-missamerica-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Caroline Tompkins photographs the madness of Miss America
  71. Olimpiazagnoli-barilla-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Olimpia Zagnoli discusses her work with Barilla, a brand she previously boycotted
  72. Pauliinaholma Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: illustrator Pauliina Holma's comfy mix to curl up to
  73. Beatriceminger-hieersasser-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Why are people in the press always pointing at things? This book explores the matter
  74. Laurakuusk-popupbook-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Artist Laura Kuusk creates a pop-up book using Google image search
  75. Toroymoi-freelance-photogbyjeffleedscohn-film-itsnicethat-list Film Behind the scenes of Harry Israelson's latest video for Toro Y Moi
  76. Tishmurtha-elswickkids-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Tish Murtha's Elswick Kids portrays "the joy and freedom of childhood"
  77. Micaiahcarter-personal-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Micaiah Carter is a photographer with purpose and a great portfolio to boot
  78. Lindsay-issuetwo-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication A look inside the new issue of Lindsay, made by a publishing polymath
  79. Lauralewis Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Photographer Laura Lewis makes us a soundtrack for Japanese love hotels
  80. Annukilpela%cc%88inen-oceanontheright-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Annu Kilpeläinen intricately illustrates everything from dick pics to car interiors