Ayla Angelos

Ayla joined It’s Nice That as editorial assistant in June 2017. Having graduated in 2014 with a degree in English, she has since worked as a journalist for various online and print publications. Ayla cites her keen interests as graphic design, illustration and photography.

  1. Peckham-levels-news-itsnicethat-4 Miscellaneous Peckham Levels announces first 100 members of new co-working initiative
  2. Tracey-emin-benefit-itsnicethat-1 Art Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation launches benefit auction with limited edition artwork by Tracey Emin
  3. Lucas-dupuy-art-itsnicethat-1 Art South-London artist Lucas Dupuy explores dyslexia through blurred shapes and symbols
  4. Ari-marcopoulos-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography “Noise, exertion and rebellion”: Ari Marcopoulos’ latest exhibition, Machine
  5. Justin-sloane-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design Justin Sloane applies his blunt and nuanced ethos to multidisciplinary design
  6. V-a-b-graphic-design-itsnicethat-15 Graphic Design Twin brothers V/A/B on their “difficultly simple” approach to design
  7. Jack-davison-noon-magazine-photography-itsnicethat-15 Photography Jack Davison captures the “progress of time” for Noon magazine
  8. Culture-mile-news-itsnicethat-1 Art City of London launches new Culture Mile with identity by Pentagram’s Marina Willer
  9. Cat-sims-space-publication-itsnicethat-1 Publication Cat Sims confronts issues of social housing in latest zine, Space
  10. Cynthia-alfonso-illustration-itsnicethat-10 Art Cynthia Alfonso’s “need to experiment” with figurative comics and graphics
  11. Henrik-franklin-be-yourself-die-alone-publication-itsnicethat-2 Publication Obituaries, PowerPoint and “sobbing super heroes”: Henrik Franklin’s latest zine
  12. Olga-de-la-iglesia-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Colour and shape form the spine of Olga de la Iglesia’s vivid photography
  13. Cause-and-effect-magazine-publication-itsnicethat-1 Publication Cause & Effect magazine is the new hub for “unheard voices” and “unseen bodies”
  14. Antoine-nogeuira-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “You don’t need to be right to do art”: introducing illustrator Antoine Nogueira
  15. Austin-lee-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Exploring physical and digital binaries with Austin Lee’s exuberantly animated paintings
  16. Frankie-colamarino-film-itsnicethat-1 Film “Real-time life events and the emotions that come with them”: Frankie Colamarino’s visual diary
  17. Smart-glove-news-itsnicethat-2 Product Design “The Language of Glove”: smart glove turns sign language into text for real-time translation
  18. Left-alone-zine-publication-itsnicethat-1 Publication Left Alone Zine: a new publication that digs deep into music and typography
  19. Colette-store-news-itsnicethat-2 Fashion “The trendiest store in the world”: Colette to close its doors after 20 years
  20. Lena-macka-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “A paradox of sweetness, serenity and internal questioning”: meet illustrator Léna Mačka 
  21. Geran-knol-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Through irony and loneliness, illustrator Geran Knol transfers his feelings into art
  22. Dan-singer-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Product Design The Big Lebowski inspired Dan Singer’s project, That Rug Really Tied The Room Together
  23. The-new-york-times-magazine-exhibition-graphic-design-itsnicethat-1 Graphic Design Design director, Gail Bichler, on The New York Times Magazine typography exhibition
  24. Lucy-kirk-art-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “Pick-up lines, the RuPaul finalists and monthly horoscopes”: Lucy Kirk’s illustrations for Grindr
  25. Noah-sheldon-shanghai-tower-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Photographer Noah Sheldon captures the “pride and physical confidence” of Shanghai Tower construction workers
  26. David-luepschen-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Graphic murals, weird characters and abstract shapes: David Luepschen experiments with a variety of mediums
  27. Wayne-mcgregor-human-news-itsnicethat-1 Art Wayne McGregor and Rain Room creators' collaborative installation, +/- Human, premieres next month
  28. Hetty-douglas-alfie-kungu-good-luck-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Hetty Douglas and Alfie Kungu’s Good Luck exhibition is their “strongest” show to date
  29. Wai-wai-pang-ripples-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Exploring the visual world of comic books with Wai Wai Pang’s latest edition, Ripples
  30. Vincent-ferrane-milky-way-photography-itsnicethat-01 Photography Vincent Ferrané’s Milky Way series captures the intimate moments of his wife and child during breastfeeding
  31. Nykie-ngan-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Illustrator Nykie Ngan’s latest project “celebrates the unseen of the everyday”
  32. Matt-reynolds-hot-dog-hands-animation-itsnicethat-1 Animation Matt Reynolds’ latest animation features ever-growing hot dog hands and grotesque storytelling
  33. George-rouy-danced-to-death-art-itsnicethat-1 Art George Rouy’s figures are inspired by “gormless faces” and “erotic fighters”
  34. Fredrik-andersson-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “Sex is fun, naked bodies are fun”: meet illustrator Fredrik Andersson
  35. Helen-eunhwa-oh-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Helen Eunhwa Oh’s vivid illustrations draw the eccentricities from everyday life
  36. Howard-hodgkin-painting-india-news-itsnicethat-1 Art Howard Hodgkin's long-lost painting has been rediscovered for The Hepworth Wakefield exhibition
  37. Adidas-romzissou-news-itsnicethat-01 Fashion Adidas releases trainers inspired by Wes Anderson’s film The Life Aquatic
  38. Nathancowdry-shiner-illustration-itsnicethat-01 Illustration Illustrator Nathan Cowdry depicts an unusual dialogue between two strangers in his new comic, Shiner
  39. Ellabucknall-whipzine-publication-itsnicethat-01 Publication Ella Bucknall tackles the “boy’s club” of political cartooning in her new zine, Whip
  40. Who_is__project_-_art_-_01 Art White Flag project that is tackling global division and the “growing fear of the stranger”