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. Dave_carswell-_dancing_in_the_shadows_li Photography Photographer Dave Carswell uncovers the DIY basketball culture of the Philippines
  2. Mark_ulriksen_the_new_yorker_mlk_nfl_its_nice_that Publication Mark Ulriksen depicts Martin Luther King Jr. with NFL stars for The New Yorker’s latest cover
  3. Florida-typeface-face37-graphic-design-its-nice-that Graphic Design Rick Banks revives Möhring’s Florida typeface made famous by Ingmar Bergman
  4. London_skyline_2026_architecture_its_nice_that Architecture City of London reveals what the capital’s skyline will look like in 2026
  5. Gbh_london_royal_mail_game_of_thrones_stamps_its_nice_that_li Miscellaneous GBH London designs Game of Thrones stamp series for Royal Mail
  6. November Review of the Year 2017 Battered by Storm Brian and narcissism from Minaj: what the hell happened in November?
  7. December_camera_a_2 Review of the Year 2017 Festive monsters, dyslexia and Gilbert and George: December on It's Nice That
  8. October Review of the Year 2017 World Mental Health Day and Ryan Gosling makes typography jokes: highlights from October 2017
  9. Biggest_creative_moments_2017_list Review of the Year 2017 An international cast of creatives choose the biggest moments of 2017
  10. Robert_rutoed_fairy_tales_photography_its_nice_that_17 Photography Undertakers, sex, caravans and cattle: photographer Robert Rutoed's adventures at trade fairs
  11. Ungifted_pentagram_miscellaneous_its_nice_that_5 Uncategorized — Pentagram’s Do the Green Thing returns with Ungifted - an alternative to sending unwanted presents
  12. Worldcuplistimage Graphic Design FIFA unveils its official poster for the 2018 World Cup designed by artist Igor Gurovich
  13. Db_prize_photography_its_nice_that_li Photography Shortlist announced for 2018 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, interrogating "the status of the image in contemporary culture"
  14. Dravula-movie-poster-1931-bela-lugosi-graphic-design-itsnicethat Graphic Design Dracula film poster sells at auction for record breaking $535,800
  15. Friends_of_shaun_christmas_cards_graphic_design_its_nice_that Graphic Design 12 designers create Christmas cards raising money in memory of photographer Shaun Bloodworth
  16. Anish_kapoor_britaward_its_nice_that_li Art Sir Anish Kapoor designs the 2018 BRIT award
  17. David_shrigley_its_nice_that_liam_hart_list Art David Shrigley 1, Art World 0: a night out with the artist at Whitehawk FC
  18. Mr_bingo_advent_calendar_illustration_its_nice_that_8 Illustration Mr Bingo on crowdsourcing then drawing 24 dancing, naked models for his 2017 advent calendar
  19. John-lewis-michel-gondry-christmas-advert-2017-itsnicethat-advertising Advertising Michel Gondry’s John Lewis Christmas advert – Moz the Monster – is unveiled
  20. Nikita_teryoshin_hornless_heritage_it's_nice_that_li Photography Hornless Heritage by photographer Nikita Teryoshin examines the world of Turbocows
  21. Modern_maypole_london_festival_architecture_its_nice_that_li Architecture Six architects shortlisted for competition to design a ‘Modern Maypole’ in London
  22. Frankenstein_rex_pictures_its_nice_that Publication Frankenstein: The First 200 Years celebrates the significance of Mary Shelley's monster
  23. David_miami_burger_king_bullying_its_nice_that_6 Advertising Burger King and David Miami create a startling ad that speaks out against bullying
  24. 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
  25. Malcolm-garrett-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Malcolm Garrett’s Orgasm Addict artwork is redesigned 120 times to mark its 40th Anniversary
  26. Ikea_dogs_cats_pets_product_design_its_nice_that_li2 Product Design Ikea announces Lurvig – a furniture range designed for pets
  27. Moonpig_redesign_graphic_design_its_nice_that Graphic Design Moonpig overhauls its brand using “cheeky humour with heart” (and kills the space pig)
  28. Anton_bolin_pissjar_graphic_design_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Swedish hardcore band Pissjar creates a typeface by, erm, pissing
  29. Young___rubicam_uefa_nations_league_graphic_design_li Graphic Design Y&R Branding unveils identity for new UEFA Nations League football tournament
  30. 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
  31. Eye_magazine_issue_94_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication Eye magazine releases type special issue with 8000 unique covers
  32. Adamandeve_telegraph_words_advertising_its_nice_that_3 Advertising Adam&EveDDB launches The Telegraph’s “Words are Powerful” campaign
  33. Laura_callaghan_zeit_illustration_its_nice_that_li2 Illustration Laura Callaghan depicts how Germany would look if women were in charge
  34. Dan_woodger_mcdonalds_illustration_its_nice_that_10 Illustration Dan Woodger channels the fun of the beach for McDonald's Japan
  35. 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
  36. Nendo-paper-torch-product-design-its-nice-that Product Design Nendo creates rollable and adjustable flashlight made of electronic paper
  37. Studio_moross_idol_film_its_nice_that_7 Film Studio Moross directs a new video for Mind Enterprises with a distinctly retro vibe
  38. Village_voice_publication_its_nice_that_li Publication New York’s alt-weekly The Village Voice to cease its print run after 62 years
  39. 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
  40. Noma_bar_jack_johnstone_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design “Always more!” – a walk in the woods with Noma Bar
  41. Pantone_prince_purple_miscellaneous_li_its_nice_that Uncategorized — Pantone honours Prince with custom colour Love Symbol #2
  42. Loving_vincent_film_its_nice_that_li Film Stunning oil-painted van Gogh film Loving Vincent unveils full theatrical trailer
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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"
  47. Bmd_asics_rebrand_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design The Asics rebrand by Bruce Mau Design aims to convey "joy and positivity"
  48. 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
  49. Mcdonalds-speaker Product Design McDonald’s turns its drink trays into a limited edition, recyclable boombox
  50. Cristiano_ronalso_7egend_thing_pink_tech_its_nice_that Digital Cristiano Ronaldo acquires digital agency with a view to launching tech brand 7egend
  51. 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
  52. Martin_firell_remember_1967_art_its_nice_that_li Art Billboards by artist Martin Firrell mark 50 years of gay liberation
  53. Jesus_sotes_illustration_its_nice_that_012 Illustration Jesús Sotés folkish work draws darker themes into his commercial illustration
  54. 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
  55. 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
  56. Philipe_starck_paris_olympic_medal_product_design_its_nice_that_3 Product Design Philippe Starck designs sharable medal for Paris Olympics
  57. Facebook_patent_modular_phone_technology_its_nice_that Product Design Facebook files patent for a modular phone design
  58. Google_glass_list_image_its_nice_that Technology Google revives Google Glass for industry applications
  59. Stirling_prize_2017_shortlist_architecture_its_nice_that Architecture Juergen Teller’s studio and five other buildings shortlisted for architecture’s Stirling Prize
  60. Retam_kumar_shaw_magnum_lensculture_its_nice_that Photography Magnum and LensCulture announce winners of photography awards
  61. 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
  62. Wdc_lille_sydney_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Lille's "Eldorado" and Sydney's "inclusive, resilient" concepts shortlisted for World Design Capital 2020
  63. Mike_aldridge_time_game_of_thrones_its_nice_that Photography Fashion photographer Miles Aldridge shoots the cast of Game of Thrones for Time Magazine
  64. Ocd_commercial_nba_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design NBA unveils a subtle typographic update to its logo – the first change in 48 years
  65. Hepworth_w_dca_3_2525302b Miscellaneous Hepworth Wakefield announced as UK museum of the year by Art Fund
  66. Koln-studio-madrid-world-pride-its-nice-that Graphic Design Koln Studio designs a type-led campaign for Madrid’s Pride celebrations
  67. Int_the_graduates_2017_molly_fairhurst_list The Graduates 2017 Movement, figure and feeling from artist and illustrator Molly Fairhurst
  68. Int_the_graduates_2017_morgan_ward_list The Graduates 2017 Colour, space, form and what it means to paint: introducing artist Morgan Ward
  69. 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
  70. Wieden_kennedy_arse_vase_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Wieden+Kennedy and artist Fredrik Andersson create the Arse Vase for charity Positive East
  71. 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
  72. Fc_city_boys_season_annual_its_nice_that Publication Relive the highs and lows of the 2016/17 Premier League with Season Annual
  73. Michel_gondry_apple_detour_its_nice_that_3 Film Michel Gondry directs Détour, a short for Apple shot entirely on iPhone
  74. Pentagram_graphcore_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design Pentagram provides a flexible new visual identity for tech start-up Graphcore
  75. Marco_arguello_chroma_photography_itsnicethat_11 Photography Photographer Marco Argüello questions the “visual vomit” of influencer culture in his series Chroma
  76. Anthony-gerace-and-another-thing-its-nice-that- Art Anthony Gerace presents “And Another Thing …”: a new book of artworks and collages
  77. Int_thomas_heatherwick_list_2 Architecture Fear of a flat planet: Heatherwick Studio’s adventures with clay
  78. Dolly_faibyshev_dollypalooza_it's_nice_that_9 Photography Beehives, blondes and boobs: Dolly Faibyshev photographs Dollypalooza
  79. Studiomathiasclottu_allzweck_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Studio Mathias Clottu redraws Mies van der Rohe’s Allzweck typeface for new exhibition
  80. Oracles_its_nice_that_2 Publication The calling cards of Warhol, Haring, Matisse and more reproduced in new book Oracles