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