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Matt Alagiah

Matt joined It’s Nice That as editor in October 2018. He was previously executive editor at Monocle magazine and before that studied English and German at university. Drop him a line with ideas and suggestions, or simply to say hello.

  1. Marie-larrivee-lucas-malbrun-saba-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Directors Marie Larrivé and Lucas Malbrun on their psychedelic new music video
  2. Int-otw-natsaichieza-listimage Ones to Watch 2019 Natsai Audrey Chieza rethinks how designers and scientists can solve the world’s toughest problems
  3. Int-otw-michiahcarter-listimage Ones to Watch 2019 Micaiah Carter's had a meteoric rise but there’s far more to come from this prolific photographer
  4. Michael-craig-martin-present-sense-art-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Art “More famous than famous”: Michael Craig-Martin on the changing nature of “ordinariness”
  5. Nick-turpin-autos-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Photographer Nick Turpin captures cars bathed in the lights of Piccadilly Circus
  6. Charlotte-keates-racquet-club-art-itsnicethat-04 Art Charlotte Keates' paintings invite us into an all-American “dreamscape”
  7. Nicole-ginelli-seahawks-eyes-of-the-moon-music-video-itsnicethat-list Animation Nicole Ginelli creates captivating 360-degree music video for Seahawks track
  8. Charlotte-mei-kirsten-lepore-sectordub-pikuniku-game-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Charlotte Mei and Kirsten Lepore collaborate on playful new game Pikuniku
  9. Studio-swine-wave-particle-duplex-exhibition-itsnicethat-01 Art A new Studio Swine exhibition in Brooklyn shines a light on – light
  10. Slack_launch_animation-list! Graphic Design Pentagram’s Michael Bierut talks us through his Slack brand reboot
  11. Stefanie-leinhos-colophon-foundry-bespoke-catalogue-3-itsnicethat-06 Graphic Design Colophon Foundry's latest catalogue features sharp illustrations by Stefanie Leinhos
  12. David-ryle-gem-fletcher-fire-school-film-itsnicethat-01 Film New film by David Ryle and Gem Fletcher reveals the poetry of playing with fire
  13. Emily-oberman-wizarding-world-graphic-design-itsnicethat-01 Graphic Design Pentagram's Emily Oberman talks us through her identities for the Harry Potter universe
  14. Geoff-mcfetridge-coming-back-is-half-the-trip-publication-itsnicethat-02 Publication “I’m a believer in form”: Geoff McFetridge on his new book of introspective drawings
  15. Int-roty-mattalagiah-listimage Review of the Year 2018 Don't worry, be angry: how politics and creativity collided in 2018
  16. Create-jobs-magnum-your-london-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Create Jobs teams up with Magnum and the HudsonBec Group for photography project
  17. Christoph-niemann-wannsee-station-art-itsnicethat-01 Art “The beauty of abstraction”: Christoph Niemann on his new mural for a Berlin train station
  18. Rosie-kay-mk-ultra-dance-itsnicethat-01 Miscellaneous “People get the jokes now”: Rosie Kay discusses the return of her contemporary dance performance MK Ultra
  19. Ace-and-tate-new-london-shop-itsnicethat-06 Design Ace & Tate teams up with Anyways and Assemble’s Granby Workshop for new London shop
  20. Mark-wallinger-one-world-art-itsnicethat-01 Art Turner Prize winner Mark Wallinger turns 2,000 footballs into his canvas
  21. Yuri-suzuki-pentagram-partner-itsnicethat-01 Interactive “Even the other partners ask me, ‘How can I categorise you as a designer?’”: Yuri Suzuki joins Pentagram
  22. Mr-bingo-advent-calendar-illustration-itsnicethat-03 Film New film documents the making of Mr Bingo’s alternative 2018 advent calendar
  23. Cubitts-spectacles-product-design-itsnicethat-01 Product Design Glasses brand Cubitts fashions a pair of specs from 600 years of London detritus
  24. Hamish-makgill-beautifully-simple-exhibition-itsnicethat-01 Exhibition Studio Makgill present ten objects that capture the beauty of simplicity
  25. Gabriel-gabriel-garble-vacuum-animation-itsnicethat-07 Animation Gabriel Gabriel Garble's new animated film sees perfume as pure escapism