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Ruby Boddington

Ruby initially joined the It’s Nice That team as an editorial assistant in September 2017 after graduating from the Graphic Communication Design course at Central Saint Martins. She has a particular interest in graphic design, photography, code and emerging technologies. Contact her about any of the above or with any suggestions for our biweekly Bookshelf feature.

  1. Azeema-publication-itsnicethat-list-alt Publication Azeema – the magazine empowering women of colour – is bolder and more beautiful than ever
  2. Left-alone-zine-issue-two-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Music, experimental typesetting and Buckfast: Left Alone Zine returns
  3. Pablo-di-prima-colobia-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Pablo Di Prima thoughtfully documents Colombian teenagers in an exploration of identity and beauty
  4. November_diary Diary November's must-see events and exhibitions from around the world!
  5. The-photographers-gallery-katrina-sluis-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition The Photographers’ Gallery’s digital curator on the impact of the internet on photography
  6. Charlie-fox-bookshelf-itsnicethat-1 Bookshelf "I just wanna be hit with something extreme that bewilders me": writer Charlie Fox's Bookshelf
  7. Lily-rose-thomas-film-itsnicethat-list Film Lily Rose Thomas' film Girls Who Drink explores three complicated relationships with alcohol
  8. Lovers-greenpeace-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Lovers create new typeface and campaign to help Greenpeace protect the ocean
  9. Lino-santo-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic designer Lino Santo turns circumstances and relationships into visual outcomes
  10. Nadia-lee-cohen-dazed-beauty-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Nadia Lee Cohen poses as characters from collected name badges for Dazed Beauty
  11. Ronan-mckenzie-im-home-exhibtion-itsnicethat-list2 Exhibition Ronan McKenzie curates I'm Home, an exhibition exploring the black British female experience
  12. Area-of-work-graphic-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Area of Work's CGI objects will make you do a double take
  13. Peter-funch-topic-phtoography-itsnicethat-list Photography Peter Funch returns to New York to document visual similarities in the city's workers
  14. Indhira-rojas-bookshelf-world-mental-health-day-2018-itsnicethat-7 World Mental Health Day 2018 "Five books that bring me calm": Anxy Magazine's Indhira Rojas' Bookshelf
  15. Dan-solbach-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Dan Solbach's sophisticated designs exhibit restraint and understanding
  16. Gt-zirkon-grilli-type-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Grilli Type tells the story of GT Zirkon's gothic influences through animation
  17. David-elliott-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography David Robert Elliott's photographs of young runners examine aspiration and self-worth
  18. Hezin-o-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design New work by Hezin O explores the techniques of print, both physically and conceptually
  19. Unseen-amsterdam-2018-exhibition-itsnicethat-list Exhibition Unseen Amsterdam's artistic director on how its richest line-up yet inspires and informs
  20. Seetal-solanki-our-place-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Why Materials Matter: Seetal Solanki's accessible proposal for the future of materials, designed by Our Place
  21. Its-nice-that-dia-studio-list-img-724x474 Graphic Design “Go, go, go”: how DIA messed with design theory, only to improve it
  22. 03_list-img-template-2-up-portrait Animation Watch the trailer for the Don't Hug Me I'm Scared, the television show
  23. Leonardo-pellegrino-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Leonardo Pellegrino's soft and delicate graphic designs are inspired by his Italian roots
  24. Studio-hyte-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Studio Hyte's identity for iiii Magazine examines the characteristics of type, code and interaction on the web
  25. Freitag-happiness-miscellaneous-itsnicethat-2 Miscellaneous Applications are now open for Freitag's executive vice pleasident for global happiness!
  26. Studio-eaude-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Eaude Studio's research-based practice produces considered and confident graphic design
  27. Francois-prost-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Alarm clocks, pillows, toothpaste and penises: François Prost's Bookshelf (NSFW)
  28. Garrett-grove-photography-itsnicethat-list-alt Photography Garrett Grove documents and reflects a confused American identity in Journey to the Interior
  29. Swim-magazine-issue-two-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Unfinished paintings and forgotten photographs: Swim magazine showcases exclusively unseen work
  30. Romke-hoogwaerts-photography-itsnicethat-lisalt Photography The Hague ablaze – the story of the world's greatest bonfire rivalry
  31. Ezra-miller-digital-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Digital Meet the multi-talented New York-based art director, artist and web developer Ezra Miller
  32. Quentin-lacombe-event-horizon-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Quentin Lacombe constructs a personal cosmology blurring the boundaries of science and metaphor in Event Horizon
  33. Sammie-purulak-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design "I'm really focused on small details": Sammie Purulak's fervent design portfolio
  34. Dazed-beauty-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Dazed announces new platform, Dazed Beauty, to celebrate creativity and self-expression
  35. Andreas-pappamikail-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list-alt Graphic Design Andreas Pappamikail's intricate design portfolio merges his technological, political and philosophical interests
  36. September-things-regulars-itsnicethat-list Things An eclectic range of zines, books and prints: it's September Things!
  37. Diary_sep_724x474 Diary September diary: this month's must-see events and exhibitions
  38. Timo-durst-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Timo Durst's designs latch onto interesting topics to exploit unique and unexpected contexts
  39. Adventure-time-list Animation What the lump?! Adventure Time's ten-season run draws to an end, today
  40. Isobel-guy-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Isobel Guy's research-led portfolio of deceptively simple typographic treatments
  41. Mikedemspey-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Design legend Mike Dempsey shares the treasured books of his career
  42. Jane-stockdale-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Jane Stockdale's humble and honest reportage series shows football as a unifying sport
  43. Fanatic-wilderness-festival-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Sian Davey, Danny North, Max Miechowski and Jenna Foxton's beautiful joint series of Wilderness Festival
  44. Egle-zvirblyte-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Egle Zvirblyte illustrates worldwide superstitions for Compare the Market
  45. Carl-ander-oliver-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Carl Oliver Ander examines "the false relationship to reality that the medium has"
  46. George-fletcher-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design George Fletcher's typeface Hinault, inspired by 1980s cycling, is full of character and detail
  47. Alexander-coggin-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Remember the pre-stage nerves and backstage stress in Alexander Coggin's photos of children's theatre
  48. Books-from-the-future-staging-disaster-events-list Events Books From the Future talk us through its workshop on disaster in contemporary culture
  49. Studio-above-_-below-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Studio Above&Below uses code and emerging tech to improve our planet's wellbeing
  50. Propland-royal-college-of-art-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication RCA students respond to sharing a space with the BBC Television Centre in Propland
  51. Stefan-sagmeister-bookshelf-itsnicethat-1 Bookshelf Stefan Sagmeister's Bookshelf includes the survivors of years of clear outs
  52. Harry-butt-nicole-ginelli-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Opposites attract in Harry Butt and Nicole Ginelli's collaborative video, animated in two halves
  53. Jan-van-der-kleijn-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design How aimless walks and observations inform Jan van der Kleijn's design practice
  54. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-alex-sizemore-product-design-list The Graduates 2018 Alex Sizemore is the industrial designer pushing our world towards meaningful physical futures
  55. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-paolina-russo-fashion-list The Graduates 2018 Rollerblade hats and crocheted football ballgowns: meet fashion design graduate Paolina Russo
  56. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-james-aspey-graphic-design-list The Graduates 2018 "What is my opinion?": Graphic designer James Aspey's research-focused, typographic practice
  57. George-etheridge-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photojournalist George Etheredge on the influence of visual documentation and reportage
  58. Gal-dam-guardian-weekend-takeover-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Gal-dem's Guardian Weekend takeover exclusively features, and is created by, women and non-binary people of colour
  59. Maxwell-granger-photography-itsnicethat-22 Photography Maxwell Granger captures irony and authenticity in portraits of his friends in their rooms
  60. David-benski-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic designer David Benski modifies typographic visual systems to tell stories
  61. Carmen-triana-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography "Photography is a mirror": Carmen Triana's naturally explorative photographic practice
  62. Mariano-pascual-digital-list Digital Illustrator Mariano Pascual's new website is an interactive and playful portal into his world
  63. Max-siedentopf-jp-bonino-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Bananas and “a whole lot of the bad luck”: Max Siedentopf and JP Bonino's latest collaboration
  64. Roxy-rezvany-film-itsnicethat-list Film Little Pyongyang asks you to "leave behind everything you think you know" about North Korea
  65. Graphic-design-festival-2018-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Graphic Design Festival Scotland's fifth birthday identity toes the line between serious and silly
  66. Richard-kovacs-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Richard Kovacs uses experimental lighting to showcase Lagos' fashion scene
  67. Laurence-stephens-photography-itsnicethat-list Publication Laurence Stephens documents weary holiday-makers and stuffy museums in his book Bored Tourists
  68. Brodie-kaman-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Designer Brodie Kaman on how creative outlets can help control mental illness and addiction
  69. Laura-coombs-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design The typographically focused, conceptually-minded practice of designer Laura Coombs
  70. Alex-lockett-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Alex Lockett explores familial dynamics and experiences in his narrative-driven photography
  71. Matthew-connors-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Matthew Connors examines the realities of North Korea, challenging its kitschy visual tropes
  72. George-douglas-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication George Douglas' latest book Events in the Year of the Family examines the falsification of memory
  73. Johan-elmehag-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Johan Elmehag’s typeface Coastline warns of the dangers of our melting ice caps
  74. Jackson-bowley-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Xerox by Jackson Bowley juxtaposes glossy beauty portraits with gritty texture and tone
  75. Igor-pjorrt-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Igor Pjörrt’s intimate portraiture is rooted in astronomy and celestial ideas (NSFW)
  76. Sepus-noordmans-graphic-design-list Graphic Design Graphic designer Sepus Noordmans experiments within flexible formats and parameters
  77. Felix-geen-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital Half-Life, The Matrix and Alien: meet the sci-fi inspired motion designer, Felix Geen
  78. Giulia-mangoine-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Giulia Mangione explores why Danes are the happiest people in the world (NSFW)
  79. World_cup_list Miscellaneous We ask Nadine Redlich, Wieden+Kennedy and more to visualise their highlights of the World Cup
  80. Jordy-ringeling-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Jordy Ringeling's designs reinterpret the obscure (and suggest we should stop breeding)