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. Toddselbyexhibitionlist Exhibition Todd Selby's first solo museum show, The Selby’s House, to take place in Seoul
  2. Bengrandgenettlistint Graphic Design From admirer to employee: The New York Times Magazine designer Ben Grandgenett 
  3. Rufusnewelllistint Illustration Rufus Newell uses curves and scribbles to depict Greek gods and heroes
  4. Robbaileylistint Illustration Rob Bailey talks through creating over 40 posters for London Underground
  5. Raffirenielistint Graphic Design Swiss creative agency Raffinerie displays expertise in graphic and type design
  6. Intpodcastmoneylist It's Nice That Podcast The It’s Nice That Podcast: Discussing the form and function of money
  7. Simoneeleslistint Photography Simon Eeles’ photographic series is “a tender and wry postcard” from Australia
  8. Maximoparklist Film Maximo Park releases new video and exclusive behind the scenes imagery
  9. Fantalist Graphic Design Fanta reveals rebrand by Koto and "industry first" asymmetrical bottle redesign
  10. Tinariwen Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Grammy award-winning Tinariwen curates a genre-crossing mix
  11. Avauntlistint Photography Christoffer Rudquist captures the epic inner workings of Tokyo’s drains for Avaunt
  12. List_720 Publication A creative composite of illustration: ten years of Christoph Ruckhäberle’s Lubok
  13. Paulascheruniteditionsint Publication Unit Editions’ upcoming book on the unparalleled work of Paula Scher
  14. Carlindiazlistint Illustration Carlín Díaz expands his practice to psychedelic paintings and animations
  15. Anothermanss17int Publication Another Man reveals Sonic Universe covers by Elizabeth Peyton and Alasdair McLellan
  16. Atelierbrendaintlist Graphic Design Atelier Brenda: the alter ego of three female designers you need to get to know
  17. Archivio_garghetti_-_warhol_andy_-_ultima_cena_-_palazzo_delle_stelline_-_1987_-_021 Exhibition Andy Warhol’s final work revisits Milan 30 years since its debut
  18. Me_eulist Graphic Design Me & EU project will send creative postcards across Europe on trigger date of Article 50
  19. Macguffin-edenspiekermannintlist Publication MacGuffin announces collaboration with Erik Spiekermann's creative agency
  20. List-img00 Animation Antonio Vicentini’s School of Life animation displays the result of emailing a creative you admire
  21. 02-33 Graphic Design Benoit Canaud’s sophisticated, experimental and conceptual graphic design
  22. Mixtape_template_s-p-day Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Club Céilí spins surprise gems from Ireland for St. Patrick's day
  23. Rj_subway_2016_02 Graphic Design Studio Michael Satter’s sophisticatedly simple graphic design portfolio
  24. Profile Film Barbara Anastacio, the enviable director behind the lens of My Apartamento
  25. Isabellefeliuintlist Illustration Isabelle Feliu's illustrations show "the fun and easy-going side of fashion"
  26. Villalobos Publication Graphic design gems: Chicago gang business cards from the 1970s and 80s
  27. I-dswipecastawardslistint Publication i-D and Fucking Young! win magazine covers of the year at Swipecast awards
  28. Willsandersintlist Photography Take a break from the grey news with Will Sanders' new book, Full Colour
  29. Atozakka_charlottetrounce_z_small Illustration Charlotte Trounce champions everyday objects and design classics in new book, A to Zakka
  30. Hadrienlopezintlist Graphic Design Hadrien Lopez's graphic design spans the influence of art and architecture
  31. Andyrementerlist Illustration Good Morning: Andy Rementer’s got a brand new zine
  32. 10 Photography Alba Yruela's natural photography full of light and female forms (NSFW-ish)
  33. Unnamed Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: So Young magazine curates a playlist inspired by the south London scene
  34. Carolinetompkinsintlist Photography “A beautiful day for butts”: Caroline Tompkins on her new series for The Fader (NSFW)
  35. Marialist Illustration Maria Ramos’ illustrations will have you smiling ear to ear
  36. Hero2 International Women's Day “They trust us on the art desk”: Buzzfeed’s prolific in-house illustrator Rebecca Hendin
  37. Mixtape_iwd International Women's Day International Women's Day Mixtape: Deep Throat Choir
  38. Bot_party_(c)_phoenix_perry International Women's Day Games designer Phoenix Perry on coding in a male dominated industry
  39. Abphoto International Women's Day Gung-ho women: Visual Editions discuss sisterhood and motherhood in creativity
  40. Seblist Illustration Discover the tactile and tangible quality of Seb Ikso Agresti's illustrations
  41. Lamppost Graphic Design Graphic designer Jacob Grønbech Jensen’s portfolio of tasty accuracy
  42. Tsijissmilist Illustration Tsjisse Talsma's stylistically swift illustrations inspired by his travels
  43. Velvetyne_720 Graphic Design Velvetyne creates first open-source font between a type designer and band
  44. Studiofeixenlist Graphic Design Studio Feixen creates an interactive, digital poster of musical surprise
  45. Bob_and_roberta_smith__folkestone_is_an_art_school__2017 Art David Shrigley, Antony Gormley and Bob and Roberta Smith to take part in Folkestone Triennial
  46. Unnamed-1 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Bendik Kaltenborn takes us back to the 80s
  47. Thirstlist Graphic Design Studio Thirst visualises taste for American brewery Commonwealth
  48. Brutalistmaplist Photography The brilliant brutalist architecture of Paris celebrated in new map
  49. Robertottolist Art Robert Otto Epstein's paintings of celebrity Google image search results
  50. Designcanadalist Film Canada’s untold design history to be celebrated in Design Canada documentary
  51. Billrebholzlist Illustration Bill Rebholz’s lengthy illustrations full of shapely narratives
  52. Thingslist Things Illustration galore: it's February's Things!
  53. Podcastlist It's Nice That Podcast The past, present and future of gaming on The It’s Nice That Podcast
  54. Newyorktimestruthlist Advertising The New York Times launches The Truth Is Hard advertising campaign at the Oscars
  55. Hkwnodelist Graphic Design Node Berlin Oslo talks through its redesign of Haus der Kulturen der Welt
  56. Mixtape_template_because Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Because Music's Jane Third creates a lo-fi electronic mix
  57. Magicpartyplacelist Publication Magic Party Place: CJ Clarke photographs Basildon, Essex over ten years
  58. Francoishalardlist Publication Vogue interior photographer François Halard’s personal polaroids
  59. Norasturgeslist Art Nora Sturges’ clean and simple paintings using the unusual medium of eggs
  60. Audreyweberlist Illustration Audrey Weber’s eccentrically enlarged figurative illustrations
  61. Thesmudgelist Publication The Smudge: Clay Hickson and Liana Jegers launch publication in reaction to US presidential result
  62. Universal-everything-screens-of-the-future-prototype-7-950x534 Miscellaneous Universal Everything releases more visionary prototypes in Screens of the Future
  63. Lemontwigslist Film Director Nick Roney on taking The Lemon Twigs to his grandparents’ house
  64. Kahliljosephlist Film Lemonade director Kahlil Joseph creates short film for Kenzo’s SS17 campaign
  65. Summerhouselist Illustration Varied, playful and slightly odd drawings from Japanese illustrator Summer House
  66. Amnestylist Publication Amnesty International launches campaign to stop censorship of publications in China
  67. Cg-watkins-list Photography CG Watkins’ narratively driven photography conveys mystery and escapism
  68. Fm_rita Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Rita Ray on curating the Malick Sidibé exhibition soundtrack
  69. Janaglattlist Illustration Jana Glatt's children’s book-style illustrations are packed with colour and expression
  70. Dominikthiemelist Graphic Design Dominik Thieme typographically juxtaposes the past and present in Nouveau Grotesque
  71. Gavinbondlist Photography Exclusive: Gavin Bond's behind-the-scenes shots of the BAFTAs
  72. Ryanmcginleylist Exhibition Ryan McGinley’s “unstaged and unedited” photographs on display for the first time
  73. Camilohuinicalist Illustration Chilean illustrator Camilo Huinca’s stylised portraits of “real moments”
  74. Miumiulist Film Chloë Sevigny directs the 13th instalment of Miu Miu’s Women Tales
  75. 00_fs_image_template_list Fontsmith: Local Characters Local Characters: Fontsmith founder Jason Smith on collaboration through typography
  76. Mtvlist Animation Mrzyk & Moriceau animates Dick the Dog, championing safe sex awareness for MTV
  77. 00_lh_web_list Miscellaneous It's Nice That celebrates the craft of the lonely hearts column
  78. Erlandlist Illustration Norwegian illustrator Erlend Peder Kvam embodies distinctive silliness
  79. Karenledererlist Art Karen Lederer's charming monoprints interpret contemporary everyday objects
  80. Liannenixonlist Illustration Lianne Nixon’s Eames-inspired interior illustrations