Owen Pritchard

Owen joined It’s Nice That as Editor in November of 2015 leading and overseeing all editorial content across online, print and the events programme. After training as an architect he started working in journalism in 2009. Owen has previously held editorial roles at Blueprint, Icon and the Architects’ Journal.

  1. Smorgasbord_wales_rugby_shirt_graphic_design_its_nice_that_00 Graphic Design Smörgåsbord creates concept for new Welsh rugby shirt inspired by the landscape of Wales
  2. Malcolm-garrett-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Malcolm Garrett’s Orgasm Addict artwork is redesigned 120 times to mark its 40th Anniversary
  3. Ikea_dogs_cats_pets_product_design_its_nice_that_li2 Product Design Ikea announces Lurvig – a furniture range designed for pets
  4. Moonpig_redesign_graphic_design_its_nice_that Graphic Design Moonpig overhauls its brand using “cheeky humour with heart” (and kills the space pig)
  5. Anton_bolin_pissjar_graphic_design_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Swedish hardcore band Pissjar creates a typeface by, erm, pissing
  6. Young___rubicam_uefa_nations_league_graphic_design_li Graphic Design Y&R Branding unveils identity for new UEFA Nations League football tournament
  7. Moma_lvf_being_moder_exhibition_its_nice_that_li Art MoMA to showcase over 200 works from its collection at the FLV in Paris this autumn
  8. Eye_magazine_issue_94_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication Eye magazine releases type special issue with 8000 unique covers
  9. Adamandeve_telegraph_words_advertising_its_nice_that_3 Advertising Adam&EveDDB launches The Telegraph’s “Words are Powerful” campaign
  10. Laura_callaghan_zeit_illustration_its_nice_that_li2 Illustration Laura Callaghan depicts how Germany would look if women were in charge
  11. Dan_woodger_mcdonalds_illustration_its_nice_that_10 Illustration Dan Woodger channels the fun of the beach for McDonald's Japan
  12. Bompas_and_parr_man_vs_gut_photography_its_nice_that_li Photography Bompas & Parr create Man vs Gut - an exploration of the relationship between humans and hunger
  13. Nendo-paper-torch-product-design-its-nice-that Product Design Nendo creates rollable and adjustable flashlight made of electronic paper
  14. Studio_moross_idol_film_its_nice_that_7 Film Studio Moross directs a new video for Mind Enterprises with a distinctly retro vibe
  15. Village_voice_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication New York’s alt-weekly The Village Voice to cease its print run after 62 years
  16. Moniker_google_data_arts_dance_tonite_interactive_its_nice_that_b Interactive LCD Soundsystem, Moniker and Google Data Arts release interactive VR experience, Dance Tonite
  17. Noma_bar_jack_johnstone_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design “Always more!” – a walk in the woods with Noma Bar
  18. Pantone_prince_purple_miscellaneous_li_its_nice_that Miscellanous Pantone honours Prince with custom colour Love Symbol #2
  19. Loving_vincent_film_its_nice_that_li Film Stunning oil-painted van Gogh film Loving Vincent unveils full theatrical trailer
  20. Terence_neil_adidas_orignals_advertising_its_nice_that_li Advertising Da Vinci and Botticelli provide inspiration for star studded Adidas Originals ad starring Kendall Jenner
  21. Multiadaptor-google-campus-graphic-design-its-nice-that-li Graphic Design MultiAdaptor provides a brand refresh for Campus – Google’s network of co-working spaces
  22. Sawdust_wired_typeface_graphic_design_its_nice_that_18 Graphic Design Sawdust’s typeface for Wired is designed to work as flat and 3D forms
  23. Quentin_blake_london_is_open_illustration_its_nice_that_li Illustration New Quentin Blake work for Art on the Underground announces "London is Open for Summer"
  24. Bmd_asics_rebrand_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design The Asics rebrand by Bruce Mau Design aims to convey "joy and positivity"
  25. Celyn_brazier_delta_new_york_advertising_its_nice_that_3 Advertising Artist Celyn Brazier reimagines 133 airport codes on a wall in Brooklyn for Delta
  26. Mcdonalds-speaker Product Design McDonald’s turns its drink trays into a limited edition, recyclable boombox
  27. Cristiano_ronalso_7egend_thing_pink_tech_its_nice_that Digital Cristiano Ronaldo acquires digital agency with a view to launching tech brand 7egend
  28. Pentagram_ready_player_one_graphic_design_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Pentagram’s Emily Oberman explains the logo for Spielberg's Ready Player One
  29. Martin_firell_remember_1967_art_its_nice_that_li Art Billboards by artist Martin Firrell mark 50 years of gay liberation
  30. Jesus_sotes_illustration_its_nice_that_012 Illustration Jesús Sotés folkish work draws darker themes into his commercial illustration
  31. Robert_boisen_like_minded_amnesty_international_copenhagen_its_nice_that_li Advertising Robert/Boisen & Like-minded bring the tanks of Syria to Copenhagen for Amnesty International campaign
  32. Reebok_floatride_space_boot_product_design_its_nice_that_li Product Design Reebok develops super-light footwear for astronauts in partnership with David Clark Company
  33. Philipe_starck_paris_olympic_medal_product_design_its_nice_that_3 Product Design Philippe Starck designs sharable medal for Paris Olympics
  34. Facebook_patent_modular_phone_technology_its_nice_that Product Design Facebook files patent for a modular phone design
  35. Google_glass_list_image_its_nice_that Technology Google revives Google Glass for industry applications
  36. Stirling_prize_2017_shortlist_architecture_its_nice_that Architecture Juergen Teller’s studio and five other buildings shortlisted for architecture’s Stirling Prize
  37. Retam_kumar_shaw_magnum_lensculture_its_nice_that Photography Magnum and LensCulture announce winners of photography awards
  38. Jane_stockdale_dutch_football_nike_photography_it's_nice_that_8 Photography Hup! Holland Hup! – Jane Stockdale shoots women’s football at all levels in the Netherlands
  39. Wdc_lille_sydney_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Lille's "Eldorado" and Sydney's "inclusive, resilient" concepts shortlisted for World Design Capital 2020
  40. Mike_aldridge_time_game_of_thrones_its_nice_that Photography Fashion photographer Miles Aldridge shoots the cast of Game of Thrones for Time Magazine
  41. Ocd_commercial_nba_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design NBA unveils a subtle typographic update to its logo – the first change in 48 years
  42. Hepworth_w_dca_3_2525302b Miscellaneous Hepworth Wakefield announced as UK museum of the year by Art Fund
  43. Koln-studio-madrid-world-pride-its-nice-that Graphic Design Koln Studio designs a type-led campaign for Madrid’s Pride celebrations
  44. Int_the_graduates_2017_molly_fairhurst_list The Graduates 2017 Movement, figure and feeling from artist and illustrator Molly Fairhurst
  45. Int_the_graduates_2017_morgan_ward_list The Graduates 2017 Colour, space, form and what it means to paint: introducing artist Morgan Ward
  46. Wayne_daly_variations_for_troubled_hands_its_nice_that_li Publication Steve Carr’s Variations for Troubled Hands is a poetic exploration of the role of gesture in ballet
  47. Wieden_kennedy_arse_vase_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Wieden+Kennedy and artist Fredrik Andersson create the Arse Vase for charity Positive East
  48. Antohny_gormley_anish_kapoor_es_its_nice_that Publication ES Magazine covers by Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and more pay tribute to London’s resilience
  49. Fc_city_boys_season_annual_its_nice_that Publication Relive the highs and lows of the 2016/17 Premier League with Season Annual
  50. Michel_gondry_apple_detour_its_nice_that_3 Film Michel Gondry directs Détour, a short for Apple shot entirely on iPhone
  51. Pentagram_graphcore_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design Pentagram provides a flexible new visual identity for tech start-up Graphcore
  52. Marco_arguello_chroma_photography_itsnicethat_11 Photography Photographer Marco Argüello questions the “visual vomit” of influencer culture in his series Chroma
  53. Anthony-gerace-and-another-thing-its-nice-that- Art Anthony Gerace presents “And Another Thing …”: a new book of artworks and collages
  54. Int_thomas_heatherwick_list_2 Architecture Fear of a flat planet: Heatherwick Studio’s adventures with clay
  55. Dolly_faibyshev_dollypalooza_it's_nice_that_9 Photography Beehives, blondes and boobs: Dolly Faibyshev photographs Dollypalooza
  56. Studiomathiasclottu_allzweck_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Studio Mathias Clottu redraws Mies van der Rohe’s Allzweck typeface for new exhibition
  57. Oracles_its_nice_that_2 Publication The calling cards of Warhol, Haring, Matisse and more reproduced in new book Oracles
  58. List_image Adobe: Hovering Art Directors The hovering art director: advice for receiving feedback under pressure
  59. Lauren_greenfield_generation_wealth_its_nice_that_8 Publication Lauren Greenfield’s Generation Wealth is an epic document of the lives of the super-rich
  60. Thibaudherem_handsome_frank_its_nice_that Illustration Malika Favre, Jean Jullien, Hey Studio and more create new work for Handsome Frank’s Instabrief Exhibition
  61. Emily_forgot_heineken_its_nice_that_li Illustration Emily Forgot designs one-of-a-kind graphics for 2000 Heineken Bottles
  62. Type_tells_tales_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type tells Tales: Steven Heller and Gail Anderson explore the performative traits of type
  63. Valenstein_fatt_its_nice_that_aj_1 Advertising Director Christopher Hewitt tells boxer Anthony Joshua’s life story in 90 seconds for Lucozade
  64. Pentagram_yes_no_01_its_nice_that Graphic Design Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa designs the inaugural issue of YES & NO Magazine
  65. Harry_israelson_rpf_its_nice_that_8 Photography Harry Israelson photographs a renaissance fair in sunny California
  66. Alex_brown_etfc_its_nice_that_14 Graphic Design “Non-league football is our punk rock” – Alex Brown’s work for Eastbourne Town FC
  67. Lg2-montral-symphony-its-nice-that Graphic Design Lg2 creates a new identity for Orchestre symphonique de Québec
  68. Siggi-odds-its-nice-that-runemarks Graphic Design Siggi Odds rethinks Icelandic logotypes using Futhark runes
  69. Google_earth_its_nice_that_11 Miscellaneous Google Earth relaunches with guided tours, 3D views and more
  70. Fab_lolly_springetts_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Springetts redesigns Fab lollies for its 50th anniversary
  71. Sebastian_haslauer_eypq_its_nice_that Art Introducing the “dirty, naive and honest” work of Sebastian Haslauer
  72. Mystery-tubes-its-nice-that-vending-machine Miscellaneous Malcolm Garrett, Anthony Burrill, Craig Oldham and more donate work to The Mystery Tubes project
  73. Sabat_magazine_its_nice_that_6 Publication Sabat magazine completes the Triple Goddess trilogy with the Crone Issue
  74. Manvsmachine-its-nice-that-amd17_large_lockup_02 Graphic Design The re-revolution of Air Max: ManvsMachine celebrates 30 years of a sneaker icon
  75. Steven_wilson_karl_lagerfeld_its_nice_that__5 Illustration Illustrator Steven Wilson collaborates with Karl Lagerfeld on a new capsule collection
  76. Ana_popescu_its_nice_that__homes_6 Illustration Visit Ana Popescu’s imaginary mid-century modernist villas
  77. Catalogue_studio_library_paper_its_nice_that_cover Publication Catalogue Studio launches the seventh issue of Library Paper themed Romance
  78. We_dont_embroider_cushions_here_its_nice_that_11 Publication Le Corbusier's unlikely pornstar: a survey of the LC4 recliner in adult films (NSFW)
  79. Adult_art_club_ed_sheeran_its_nice_that__6 Graphic Design Art directing a monster hit record: Adult Art Club on designing Ed Sheeran's Divide
  80. Riboca_its_nice_that_1 Miscellaneous A new biennial for the Baltics and Nordic region to launch in Riga in 2018