Owen Pritchard

Owen joined It’s Nice That as Editor in November of 2015 leading and overseeing all editorial content across online, print and the events programme. After training as an architect he started working in journalism in 2009. Owen has previously held editorial roles at Blueprint, Icon and the Architects’ Journal.

  1. Robert_boisen_like_minded_amnesty_international_copenhagen_its_nice_that_li Advertising Robert/Boisen & Like-minded bring the tanks of Syria to Copenhagen for Amnesty International campaign
  2. Reebok_floatride_space_boot_product_design_its_nice_that_li Product Design Reebok develops super-light footwear for astronauts in partnership with David Clark Company
  3. Philipe_starck_paris_olympic_medal_product_design_its_nice_that_3 Product Design Philippe Starck designs sharable medal for Paris Olympics
  4. Facebook_patent_modular_phone_technology_its_nice_that Product Design Facebook files patent for a modular phone design
  5. Google_glass_list_image_its_nice_that Technology Google revives Google Glass for industry applications
  6. Stirling_prize_2017_shortlist_architecture_its_nice_that Architecture Juergen Teller’s studio and five other buildings shortlisted for architecture’s Stirling Prize
  7. Retam_kumar_shaw_magnum_lensculture_its_nice_that Photography Magnum and LensCulture announce winners of photography awards
  8. Jane_stockdale_dutch_football_nike_photography_it's_nice_that_8 Photography Hup! Holland Hup! – Jane Stockdale shoots women’s football at all levels in the Netherlands
  9. Wdc_lille_sydney_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Lille's "Eldorado" and Sydney's "inclusive, resilient" concepts shortlisted for World Design Capital 2020
  10. Mike_aldridge_time_game_of_thrones_its_nice_that Photography Fashion photographer Miles Aldridge shoots the cast of Game of Thrones for Time Magazine
  11. Ocd_commercial_nba_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design NBA unveils a subtle typographic update to its logo – the first change in 48 years
  12. Hepworth_w_dca_3_2525302b Miscellaneous Hepworth Wakefield announced as UK museum of the year by Art Fund
  13. Koln-studio-madrid-world-pride-its-nice-that Graphic Design Koln Studio designs a type-led campaign for Madrid’s Pride celebrations
  14. Int_the_graduates_2017_molly_fairhurst_list The Graduates 2017 Movement, figure and feeling from artist and illustrator Molly Fairhurst
  15. Int_the_graduates_2017_morgan_ward_list The Graduates 2017 Colour, space, form and what it means to paint: introducing artist Morgan Ward
  16. Wayne_daly_variations_for_troubled_hands_its_nice_that_li Publication Steve Carr’s Variations for Troubled Hands is a poetic exploration of the role of gesture in ballet
  17. Wieden_kennedy_arse_vase_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Wieden+Kennedy and artist Fredrik Andersson create the Arse Vase for charity Positive East
  18. Antohny_gormley_anish_kapoor_es_its_nice_that Publication ES Magazine covers by Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and more pay tribute to London’s resilience
  19. Fc_city_boys_season_annual_its_nice_that Publication Relive the highs and lows of the 2016/17 Premier League with Season Annual
  20. Michel_gondry_apple_detour_its_nice_that_3 Film Michel Gondry directs Détour, a short for Apple shot entirely on iPhone
  21. Pentagram_graphcore_graphic_design_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design Pentagram provides a flexible new visual identity for tech start-up Graphcore
  22. Marco_arguello_chroma_photography_itsnicethat_11 Photography Photographer Marco Argüello questions the “visual vomit” of influencer culture in his series Chroma
  23. Anthony-gerace-and-another-thing-its-nice-that- Art Anthony Gerace presents “And Another Thing …”: a new book of artworks and collages
  24. Int_thomas_heatherwick_list_2 Architecture Fear of a flat planet: Heatherwick Studio’s adventures with clay
  25. Dolly_faibyshev_dollypalooza_it's_nice_that_9 Photography Beehives, blondes and boobs: Dolly Faibyshev photographs Dollypalooza
  26. Studiomathiasclottu_allzweck_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Studio Mathias Clottu redraws Mies van der Rohe’s Allzweck typeface for new exhibition
  27. Oracles_its_nice_that_2 Publication The calling cards of Warhol, Haring, Matisse and more reproduced in new book Oracles
  28. List_image Adobe: Hovering Art Directors The hovering art director: advice for receiving feedback under pressure
  29. Lauren_greenfield_generation_wealth_its_nice_that_8 Publication Lauren Greenfield’s Generation Wealth is an epic document of the lives of the super-rich
  30. Thibaudherem_handsome_frank_its_nice_that Illustration Malika Favre, Jean Jullien, Hey Studio and more create new work for Handsome Frank’s Instabrief Exhibition
  31. Emily_forgot_heineken_its_nice_that_li Illustration Emily Forgot designs one-of-a-kind graphics for 2000 Heineken Bottles
  32. Type_tells_tales_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type tells Tales: Steven Heller and Gail Anderson explore the performative traits of type
  33. Valenstein_fatt_its_nice_that_aj_1 Advertising Director Christopher Hewitt tells boxer Anthony Joshua’s life story in 90 seconds for Lucozade
  34. Pentagram_yes_no_01_its_nice_that Graphic Design Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa designs the inaugural issue of YES & NO Magazine
  35. Harry_israelson_rpf_its_nice_that_8 Photography Harry Israelson photographs a renaissance fair in sunny California
  36. Alex_brown_etfc_its_nice_that_14 Graphic Design “Non-league football is our punk rock” – Alex Brown’s work for Eastbourne Town FC
  37. Lg2-montral-symphony-its-nice-that Graphic Design Lg2 creates a new identity for Orchestre symphonique de Québec
  38. Siggi-odds-its-nice-that-runemarks Graphic Design Siggi Odds rethinks Icelandic logotypes using Futhark runes
  39. Google_earth_its_nice_that_11 Miscellaneous Google Earth relaunches with guided tours, 3D views and more
  40. Fab_lolly_springetts_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Springetts redesigns Fab lollies for its 50th anniversary
  41. Sebastian_haslauer_eypq_its_nice_that Art Introducing the “dirty, naive and honest” work of Sebastian Haslauer
  42. Mystery-tubes-its-nice-that-vending-machine Miscellaneous Malcolm Garrett, Anthony Burrill, Craig Oldham and more donate work to The Mystery Tubes project
  43. Sabat_magazine_its_nice_that_6 Publication Sabat magazine completes the Triple Goddess trilogy with the Crone Issue
  44. Manvsmachine-its-nice-that-amd17_large_lockup_02 Graphic Design The re-revolution of Air Max: ManvsMachine celebrates 30 years of a sneaker icon
  45. Steven_wilson_karl_lagerfeld_its_nice_that__5 Illustration Illustrator Steven Wilson collaborates with Karl Lagerfeld on a new capsule collection
  46. Ana_popescu_its_nice_that__homes_6 Illustration Visit Ana Popescu’s imaginary mid-century modernist villas
  47. Catalogue_studio_library_paper_its_nice_that_cover Publication Catalogue Studio launches the seventh issue of Library Paper themed Romance
  48. We_dont_embroider_cushions_here_its_nice_that_11 Publication Le Corbusier's unlikely pornstar: a survey of the LC4 recliner in adult films (NSFW)
  49. Adult_art_club_ed_sheeran_its_nice_that__6 Graphic Design Art directing a monster hit record: Adult Art Club on designing Ed Sheeran's Divide
  50. Riboca_its_nice_that_1 Miscellaneous A new biennial for the Baltics and Nordic region to launch in Riga in 2018
  51. Jannis_zell_int_list Graphic Design Introducing the eclectic projects of multidisciplinary designer Jannis Zell
  52. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_li Photography Saatchi Gallery announces the shortlist and winner of the #SaatchiSelfie competition
  53. Breed_its_nice_that_jamesjoyce Illustration James Joyce, Natasha Law, Kate Moross and more create new work for Breed’s tenth anniversary
  54. Heji_shin_eckhaus_latta_its_nice_that_li Fashion Eckhaus Latta SS17 campaign features real couples having sex shot by Heji Shin (NSFW)
  55. V_f_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Grey London rebrands as Valenstein & Fatt to celebrate its Jewish origins and launches diversity plan
  56. Zha_architects_666_fifth_ave_its_nice_that Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects unveils design for supertall Manhattan skyscraper
  57. Time_magazine_is_truth_dead_its_nice_that Publication Time magazine resurrects iconic type-only cover for latest issue
  58. Clown-egg Photography Luke Stephenson photographs the Clown Egg Register (yes, it’s a thing)
  59. Pentagram-pink-floyd-its-nice-that-8 Graphic Design Harry Pearce and Pentagram create a new identity for Pink Floyd’s record label
  60. Gilbert--george-baby-straight-2011-a4 Art RA announces David Adjaye and Gilbert and George as new Royal Academicians
  61. Football-icons-its-nice-that Graphic Design Football Editions finds inspiration in the legends of African football
  62. Brick_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Brick Magazine launches issue three with a redesign by Catalogue
  63. Alcohol_fuel_its_nice_that_11 Graphic Design New publication chronicles Soviet anti-alcohol posters throughout the ages
  64. Thomas_traum_kenzo_ss17_its_nice_that Fashion Traum Inc explores rave culture in a trippy new video for Kenzo
  65. Smogasboard-wales-its-nice-that Graphic Design A new national identity: Smörgåsbord Studio rebrands Wales
  66. My_name_is_wendy_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design My Name is Wendy plays with transparency and density for art3 campaign
  67. Lisk-feng-its-nice-that-nyt Illustration Illustrator Lisk Feng’s “whimsical, loose and playful” work
  68. Tpn_vgl_poster_landscape5 Graphic Design Two Points develops a logical identity for the Vertical Geopolitics Lab
  69. Joesphine_ritshel_toujours_la_meme_histoire_its_nice_that_13 Illustration Josephin Ritschel illustrates Le Havre for an ambitious novel written for all ages
  70. Jean_jullien_a2__slutn_its_nice_that Art Jean Jullien, Hattie Stewart, Mike Perry and more auction new work for She Lights Up The Night
  71. Jenny_holzer_its_nice_that_5 Art Jenny Holzer to exhibit new AR and projection works at Blenheim Palace this autumn
  72. Exhibita_its_nice_that_li_copy Animation 15 animators explore the concept of Running on Empty for Exhibit.A
  73. Abcd_awards_2017_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design The Academy of British Cover Design announces best designs of the year
  74. Karl_joel_larson_its_nice_that_li Illustration Artist and illustrator Karl Joel Larsson turns his attention to people
  75. Georgesforitnicethat_its_nice_that Illustration Big-hearted illustrator Call Me George(s) finds inspiration and humour in the everyday
  76. Svizra_logobook_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Svizra launches global black and white logo archive Logobook
  77. Koln_studio_vota_its_nice_that_12 Graphic Design Koln Studio’s bold typographic call to action for Madrid’s referendum
  78. Roger_mayne_its_nice_that Photography Roger Mayne and Germano Facetti’s seminal covers for Penguin books
  79. Archtektlist Architecture RCR Arquitectes awarded 2017 Pritzker Prize for Architecture
  80. Anthony_burrill_make_it_now_its_nice_that Graphic Design Anthony Burrill’s new book urges you to Make It Now!