Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 and became a staff writer in October 2016. She graduated from Chelsea College of art with a degree in Graphic Design Communication and has previously worked at Rough Trade. Lucy is particularly interested in graphic design, typography and illustration. Contact her if you have a suggestion for the It’s Nice That Friday Mixtape.

  1. Florence_nicolas_int_list Photography The high-powered fashion photography of duo Florence & Nicolas
  2. Bold_decisions_int_list Graphic Design Bold Decisions tests a type specimen’s form in personable font, Lars
  3. Cecilia_int_list Graphic Design Graphic designer Cecilia Serafini uses typography with vibrant panache
  4. Jeremy_deller_int_list Art Jeremy Deller behind “strong and stable my arse” posters 
  5. Tristan_pigott_int_list Art Tristan Pigott paints “real contemporaries” in upcoming solo exhibition, Juicy Bits
  6. Llewellyn_mejia_new Art Llewellyn Mejia's paintings created in between commercial projects
  7. Robert_nicol_int_list Illustration Robert Nicol’s brutish but spirited illustrations spanning artistic mediums
  8. Talya_modlin_int_list Illustration Talya Modlin shares illustrated gems from her sketchbook
  9. Out_of_the_dark_int_list Graphic Design The exploratory and exciting typefaces of Out of the Dark
  10. Fm_nm Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Nina Manandhar's London soundtrack
  11. Eat_magazine2 Illustration Illustrator David McMillan's busy but balanced editorial work
  12. Ines Graphic Design An update from multidisciplinary graphic designer Ines Cox
  13. Jan_buchczik_int_list Illustration Jan Buchczik illustrates the effects of jetlag in new zine, Of Coursica
  14. Dominik_junker_int_list Graphic Design Swiss undergrad Dominik Junker's portfolio of minimal graphic design
  15. Alexander_kilian_int_list Photography The composed and colour driven photography of Alexander Kilian
  16. Lily_hodgson_int_list Graphic Design Lily Hodgson’s communicative portfolio represents a clear design message
  17. Marlena_synchsyn_list Illustration Marlena Synchyshyn’s illustrations of multiplicity, duality and female archetypes
  18. Joy_miessi_int_list2 Art Joy Miessi’s self-documentation artworks communicate the feeling of displacement 
  19. Peter_mitchell_int_list Photography Peter Mitchell’s photographs of Leeds from 1979 published for the first time
  20. Nanna_prieler_int_list Illustration Nanna Prieler’s tangible illustrations developed from an organic process 
  21. Mixtape_template_ap Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Metronomy’s Anna Prior’s female-focused mix
  22. I_voted_list Graphic Design Winner of the NYC ‘I Voted’ sticker competition announced
  23. David_williams_int_list Photography David Williams photographs the vivacious style of Mexico’s Pachucos and Pachucas
  24. Bob's_burgers_int_list Animation Between the buns: an interview with Bob’s Burgers creator Loren Bouchard
  25. Into_the_unknown_barbican_its_nice_that_1 Exhibition Into the Unknown: Patrick Gyger on curating the Barbican’s sci-fi summer spectacular
  26. Peter-anderson-list Photography From Ozzy Osborne to David Byrne: through the lens of photographer Peter Anderson
  27. Laurakeninslist Illustration Laura Ķeniņš' illustrations of thoughtful narrative
  28. New_hero Graphic Design Darren Oorloff’s record sleeves are art directing the future
  29. Jennifer_heuer_int_list Graphic Design From sketch to shelf: book cover designer and illustrator, Jennifer Heuer
  30. Nelly_chevaillier_int_list Art Nelly Chevaillier’s expressive paintings made using her iPhone
  31. Alan_fears_list_int Art “The pointlessness in life is the point to life”: Alan Fears’ 80s inspired paintings
  32. Fm_pond Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Pond’s mix of “powerful and cool as hell” songs
  33. Velvetyne_int_list Graphic Design Velvetyne opens typography workshop and worldwide submission for ampersand designs
  34. Int Illustration Illustrator Benedikt Luft ignores his tutors creating gridded typographic experiments
  35. Int_ep6_colour_ It's Nice That Podcast The It’s Nice That Podcast: What is colour?
  36. Querida_list_int Graphic Design A catch up with multitasking Spanish creative studio, Querida
  37. Cornelia_parker_int_list Art Cornelia Parker appointed first female and conceptual general election artist
  38. Mixtape_template_sophy_final Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator and guitarist Sophy Hollington's *feels* mixtape
  39. Things_list Things Things: The post full of positivity we received this April
  40. Hay_catalogs_all Graphic Design Clara von Zweigbergk talks us through her art direction for Danish brand Hay
  41. Record_store_day_john_mlesworth_its_nice_that_02_list Illustration John Molesworth illustrates the hustle and bustle of Record Store Day 2017
  42. 4ad_mixtape12 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Legendary record label, 4AD
  43. Sharp_type_list Graphic Design Sharp Type releases new charitable font Respira for Earth Day
  44. Jungles_in_paris_lucky_me_list Film Exclusive: Jungles in Paris collaborate with record label LuckyMe on short film St Remy
  45. Louis_quail_its_nice_that_list Photography The daily grind: Louis Quail’s photographs of fascinatingly mundane offices
  46. Peter_blake_list Miscellaneous Peter Blake’s biggest artwork to date available to win in competition
  47. Sj_p Graphic Design Daniél Niederkofler’s talks through his dancing designs for Italian club night Soul Juice
  48. Wang_sodestrom_list_int Miscellaneous Wang & Söderström create a tangible but hyperreal version of reality 
  49. Angela_dalinger_list Illustration Angela Dalinger’s paintings add an acrylic sheen to daily life
  50. Lonneke_list Photography Photographer Lonneke van der Palen's mathematical but magical approach to still life
  51. Daniel_lima_int_list Illustration Architect’s draftsman turned illustrator: Daniel Lima’s colourful version of reality
  52. Y_r_wine_bottle_list Advertising Y&R Russia designs wine bottle displaying the repercussions of irresponsible drinking
  53. Mamma_andersson_list Publication Mamma Andersson’s new book of “dreamlike and expressive” compositions
  54. List Illustration Dive into illustrator Conxita Herrero's vividly brilliant world
  55. Kelsey_wrotten_int_list Illustration Kelsey Wroten’s tangible illustrations bursting with energy 
  56. Peter_coffin_int_list Publication Imaginary Concerts curates whimsical and humorous gig line-ups from 75 artists
  57. Wellcome_collection_list_int Exhibition Upcoming Wellcome Collection exhibition asks: Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?
  58. Fm_12 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Camille Potte’s interprets Neutral Milk Hotel
  59. Actual_source_int_list Miscellaneous Actual Source: the multifaceted and multi-format publisher
  60. Cordova_canillas_fuet_list Publication Fuet’s fourth issue shows Córdova Canillas’ cleverly candid design
  61. Max_int_list Photography Can’t stop, won’t stop: New work from Max Siedentopf
  62. Claire_milbrath_int_list Art The wonky but lovely perspective of Editorial Mag editor Claire Milbrath’s paintings
  63. Jonathanniclauslist Illustration Jonathan Niclaus illustrates the light shining through Antti Lovag’s architecture
  64. Grillitypelistint Graphic Design The epitome of Swiss style: Grilli Type refreshes GT Walsheim
  65. Tateexchangelist Exhibition The Freelands Foundation occupies the Tate Exchange asking, “What is an Art Teacher?”
  66. Scandebergslist Photography Cinematic portraiture and landscapes from creative duo, Scandebergs
  67. Nadiahernandezintlist Art Nadia Hernandez’s collage works display Venezuelan folklore and a charming tactility
  68. Jacquemus Exhibition Jacquemus announces Marseille J'Taime, an exhibition, public fashion show and book
  69. Thingslist Things Springing into action it's March's Things!
  70. Masonlondon Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Boiler Room designer Mason London's super laid-back mix
  71. Ineslongeviallist Art Inès Longevial’s deliciously rich geometric paintings
  72. Richardellisintlist Illustration Illustrator Richard Ellis’ joyfully large-breasted and bare-bottomed characters
  73. Toddselbyexhibitionlist Exhibition Todd Selby's first solo museum show, The Selby’s House, to take place in Seoul
  74. Bengrandgenettlistint Graphic Design From admirer to employee: The New York Times Magazine designer Ben Grandgenett 
  75. Rufusnewelllistint Illustration Rufus Newell uses curves and scribbles to depict Greek gods and heroes
  76. Robbaileylistint Illustration Rob Bailey talks through creating over 40 posters for London Underground
  77. Raffirenielistint Graphic Design Swiss creative agency Raffinerie displays expertise in graphic and type design
  78. Intpodcastmoneylist It's Nice That Podcast The It’s Nice That Podcast: Discussing the form and function of money
  79. Simoneeleslistint Photography Simon Eeles’ photographic series is “a tender and wry postcard” from Australia
  80. Maximoparklist Film Maximo Park releases new video and exclusive behind the scenes imagery