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. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_li Photography Saatchi Gallery announces the shortlist and winner of the #SaatchiSelfie competition
  2. Breed_its_nice_that_jamesjoyce Illustration James Joyce, Natasha Law, Kate Moross and more create new work for Breed’s tenth anniversary
  3. Heji_shin_eckhaus_latta_its_nice_that_li Fashion Eckhaus Latta SS17 campaign features real couples having sex shot by Heji Shin (NSFW)
  4. V_f_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Grey London rebrands as Valenstein & Fatt to celebrate its Jewish origins and launches diversity plan
  5. Zha_architects_666_fifth_ave_its_nice_that Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects unveils design for supertall Manhattan skyscraper
  6. Time_magazine_is_truth_dead_its_nice_that Publication Time magazine resurrects iconic type-only cover for latest issue
  7. Clown-egg Photography Luke Stephenson photographs the Clown Egg Register (yes, it’s a thing)
  8. Pentagram-pink-floyd-its-nice-that-8 Graphic Design Harry Pearce and Pentagram create a new identity for Pink Floyd’s record label
  9. Gilbert--george-baby-straight-2011-a4 Art RA announces David Adjaye and Gilbert and George as new Royal Academicians
  10. Football-icons-its-nice-that Graphic Design Football Editions finds inspiration in the legends of African football
  11. Brick_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Brick Magazine launches issue three with a redesign by Catalogue
  12. Alcohol_fuel_its_nice_that_11 Graphic Design New publication chronicles Soviet anti-alcohol posters throughout the ages
  13. Thomas_traum_kenzo_ss17_its_nice_that Fashion Traum Inc explores rave culture in a trippy new video for Kenzo
  14. Smogasboard-wales-its-nice-that Graphic Design A new national identity: Smörgåsbord Studio rebrands Wales
  15. My_name_is_wendy_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design My Name is Wendy plays with transparency and density for art3 campaign
  16. Lisk-feng-its-nice-that-nyt Illustration Illustrator Lisk Feng’s “whimsical, loose and playful” work
  17. Tpn_vgl_poster_landscape5 Graphic Design Two Points develops a logical identity for the Vertical Geopolitics Lab
  18. Joesphine_ritshel_toujours_la_meme_histoire_its_nice_that_13 Illustration Josephin Ritschel illustrates Le Havre for an ambitious novel written for all ages
  19. Jean_jullien_a2__slutn_its_nice_that Art Jean Jullien, Hattie Stewart, Mike Perry and more auction new work for She Lights Up The Night
  20. Jenny_holzer_its_nice_that_5 Art Jenny Holzer to exhibit new AR and projection works at Blenheim Palace this autumn
  21. Exhibita_its_nice_that_li_copy Animation 15 animators explore the concept of Running on Empty for Exhibit.A
  22. Abcd_awards_2017_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design The Academy of British Cover Design announces best designs of the year
  23. Karl_joel_larson_its_nice_that_li Illustration Artist and illustrator Karl Joel Larsson turns his attention to people
  24. Georgesforitnicethat_its_nice_that Illustration Big-hearted illustrator Call Me George(s) finds inspiration and humour in the everyday
  25. Svizra_logobook_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Svizra launches global black and white logo archive Logobook
  26. Koln_studio_vota_its_nice_that_12 Graphic Design Koln Studio’s bold typographic call to action for Madrid’s referendum
  27. Roger_mayne_its_nice_that Photography Roger Mayne and Germano Facetti’s seminal covers for Penguin books
  28. Archtektlist Architecture RCR Arquitectes awarded 2017 Pritzker Prize for Architecture
  29. Anthony_burrill_make_it_now_its_nice_that Graphic Design Anthony Burrill’s new book urges you to Make It Now!
  30. Enda_bowe_at_mirrored_river_its_nice_thatn11 Photography Photographer Enda Bowe searches for light and beauty in At Mirrored River
  31. Apple_campus_norman_foster_its_nice_that_6 Architecture Apple to open its Norman Foster-designed campus in April
  32. Joan_cornella_zonzo_list_image Illustration Joan Cornellà's "ferocious" publication Zonzo is republished in hardback
  33. Bowie_memorial_its_nice_that_2 Art Campaign launched to construct permanent David Bowie memorial in Brixton
  34. Francis_kere_serpentine_its_nice_that_2 Architecture Serpentine appoints Francis Kéré to build "tree-inspired" 2017 pavilion
  35. Laura_prim_its_nice_that_08-newyear-card-2016-2015 Graphic Design The reductive and exacting work of graphic designer Laura Prim
  36. Chris_gautschi_its_nice_that_qsgl_affiche Graphic Design Graphic designer Chris Gautschi finds inspiration in type, architecture and alchemy
  37. Ingo_giezendanner_its_nice_that_16 Illustration Ingo Giezendanner’s new book asks: What are the similarities are between books and trees?
  38. Tyler_comrie_list_its_nice_that Graphic Design Tyler Comrie's considered and communicative book covers and editorial illustration
  39. Jeroen_peters_its_nice_that_1-1_copy Photography Jeroen Peter’s clean and minimalist architectural photography
  40. Its_nice_that_logo_jobs Miscellaneous It’s Nice That is hiring: Junior Project Coordinator
  41. Ten_metre_tower_its_nice_that_9 Film Ten Meter Tower: Maximilian Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson’s tense film captures hesitant divers
  42. George_graves_pool-personalwork_int Illustration The art inspired creations of Bristol-based George Greaves
  43. Brandopus_carling_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design Carling lager rebrands with a new simplified identity
  44. Sacred_egg_mail_chimp_its_nice_that__3 Advertising Directors The Sacred Egg on creating surreal and vivid ads for MailChimp
  45. Harry_borden_survivor_its_nice_that_4 Photography Harry Borden’s intimate portraits of survivors of the Holocaust
  46. Snask_kaibosh_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design Snask designs a new identity for Norwegian eyewear company Kaibosh
  47. Animade_kk_cm_its_nice_that_9 Animation Animade and KK Outlet create an interactive A-Z of modern London
  48. Blinkink_its_nice_that_li1 Graphic Design Animation specialist Blinkink unveils a Chimera-inspired rebrand designed by Sam Dunn
  49. The_exposed_magazine_its_nice_that_li Publication Interactive magazine The Exposed searches for utopia in issue two
  50. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_3 Photography The Saatchi Gallery launches search for the most creative selfies from around the world
  51. Buffalo_zine_shannon_sj_its_nice_that_li Fashion Buffalo Zine, Christopher Shannon and Slam Jam collaborate on a new capsule collection
  52. Lso_the_partners_list_image_its_nice_that Graphic Design The Partners unveil identity for LSO formed by tracking the conductor’s movement
  53. Abstract_art_of_design_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Netflix launches new documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design with a stellar lineup
  54. Japanese_toilet_icons_its_nice_that Graphic Design Japanese toilet industry agrees to standardise bidet control pictograms on toilets
  55. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google’s Design Census reveals US industry's wages, hours and qualifications
  56. Grafton_architects_its_nice_that Architecture Irish practice Grafton Architects to curate 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
  57. Interbrand_juventus_rebrand_its_nice_that Graphic Design Juventus football club given a new identity by Interbrand
  58. Mico_toledo_standing_rock_its_nice_that_li Photography Photographer Mico Toledo documents the defiant protestors of Standing Rock
  59. Design_museum_cartlidge_levene_int_9 Miscellaneous The Design Museum announces call for entries for Designers in Residence 2017
  60. Dixon_baxi_history_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils global rebrand of the History Channel for A+E Networks
  61. Type_directors_club_beatrice_ward_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type Directors Club and Monotype announce US scholarship for female students
  62. A-trak_its_nice_that_5 Graphic Design DIA explores conceptual typography for A-Trak's In The Loop boxset
  63. David_uzochukwu_fka_twigs_nike_its_nice_that_2 Advertising FKA twigs teams up with 17 year old photographer David Uzochukwu for new Nike campaign
  64. Elbphilharmonie_its_nice_that_thies_raetzke Architecture Herzog and De Meuron’s Elbphilarmonie €798 million concert hall to officially open in Hamburg
  65. Lmna_la_mad_its_nice_that_li Architecture George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art to be constructed in Los Angeles
  66. Wolff_olins_dotdot_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Wolff Olins and zigbee launch the “first open-source brand for the Internet of Things”
  67. Daniel_reed_kong_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Daniel Reed’s new typeface is inspired by the Chinese word “Kong”
  68. Alexander_chekmenev_passport_its_nice_that Photography Alexander Chekmenev’s compelling photographs of elderly citizens in the newly independent Ukraine
  69. _gordopelota_its_nice_thatelcapitan_1420 Art Artist Martin Gordopelota captures the passion for amateur football in Argentina
  70. Joe_odonnell_geezer_its_nice_that_li Illustration Don’t Mug Yourself: Joe O’Donnell turns The Street’s debut into a choose your own adventure
  71. Tate_harmer_scout_museum_its_nice_that_8 Architecture Designs for The Scout Association’s new heritage and visitor centre inspired by a colourful “big tent” revealed
  72. Otw17_724x4745 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: publication MacGuffin
  73. Otw17_724x4748 Ones to Watch 2017 Ones to Watch 2017: graphic designer Nejc Prah
  74. Thank-you Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: Thank You
  75. Becky_n_joe Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: filmmakers Becky and Joe
  76. Aurelio_sanchez_sfiw_its_nice_that_7 Graphic Design Aurelio Sanchez’s minimal identity for SIW inspired by brutalism
  77. Tim_lahan_rocks_its_nice_that_li Illustration Tim Lahan: "I gravitate toward the rocks because they feel so certain and immovable"
  78. Jonathan_barnbrook Review of the Year 2016 Review of the Year 2016: graphic designer Jonathan Barnbrook
  79. Pp_on_tour_list2 Printed Pages On Tour Printed Pages on Tour: highlights from Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham
  80. Int_bas_princen_cover Photography New Bas Princen monograph explores The Construction of an Image