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. Valenstein_fatt_its_nice_that_aj_1 Advertising Director Christopher Hewitt tells boxer Anthony Joshua’s life story in 90 seconds for Lucozade
  2. Pentagram_yes_no_01_its_nice_that Graphic Design Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa designs the inaugural issue of YES & NO Magazine
  3. Harry_israelson_rpf_its_nice_that_8 Photography Harry Israelson photographs a renaissance fair in sunny California
  4. Alex_brown_etfc_its_nice_that_14 Graphic Design “Non-league football is our punk rock” – Alex Brown’s work for Eastbourne Town FC
  5. Lg2-montral-symphony-its-nice-that Graphic Design Lg2 creates a new identity for Orchestre symphonique de Québec
  6. Siggi-odds-its-nice-that-runemarks Graphic Design Siggi Odds rethinks Icelandic logotypes using Futhark runes
  7. Google_earth_its_nice_that_11 Miscellaneous Google Earth relaunches with guided tours, 3D views and more
  8. Fab_lolly_springetts_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Springetts redesigns Fab lollies for its 50th anniversary
  9. Sebastian_haslauer_eypq_its_nice_that Art Introducing the “dirty, naive and honest” work of Sebastian Haslauer
  10. Mystery-tubes-its-nice-that-vending-machine Miscellaneous Malcolm Garrett, Anthony Burrill, Craig Oldham and more donate work to The Mystery Tubes project
  11. Sabat_magazine_its_nice_that_6 Publication Sabat magazine completes the Triple Goddess trilogy with the Crone Issue
  12. Manvsmachine-its-nice-that-amd17_large_lockup_02 Graphic Design The re-revolution of Air Max: ManvsMachine celebrates 30 years of a sneaker icon
  13. Steven_wilson_karl_lagerfeld_its_nice_that__5 Illustration Illustrator Steven Wilson collaborates with Karl Lagerfeld on a new capsule collection
  14. Ana_popescu_its_nice_that__homes_6 Illustration Visit Ana Popescu’s imaginary mid-century modernist villas
  15. Catalogue_studio_library_paper_its_nice_that_cover Publication Catalogue Studio launches the seventh issue of Library Paper themed Romance
  16. 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)
  17. 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
  18. Riboca_its_nice_that_1 Miscellaneous A new biennial for the Baltics and Nordic region to launch in Riga in 2018
  19. Jannis_zell_int_list Graphic Design Introducing the eclectic projects of multidisciplinary designer Jannis Zell
  20. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_li Photography Saatchi Gallery announces the shortlist and winner of the #SaatchiSelfie competition
  21. Breed_its_nice_that_jamesjoyce Illustration James Joyce, Natasha Law, Kate Moross and more create new work for Breed’s tenth anniversary
  22. Heji_shin_eckhaus_latta_its_nice_that_li Fashion Eckhaus Latta SS17 campaign features real couples having sex shot by Heji Shin (NSFW)
  23. V_f_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Grey London rebrands as Valenstein & Fatt to celebrate its Jewish origins and launches diversity plan
  24. Zha_architects_666_fifth_ave_its_nice_that Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects unveils design for supertall Manhattan skyscraper
  25. Time_magazine_is_truth_dead_its_nice_that Publication Time magazine resurrects iconic type-only cover for latest issue
  26. Clown-egg Photography Luke Stephenson photographs the Clown Egg Register (yes, it’s a thing)
  27. Pentagram-pink-floyd-its-nice-that-8 Graphic Design Harry Pearce and Pentagram create a new identity for Pink Floyd’s record label
  28. Gilbert--george-baby-straight-2011-a4 Art RA announces David Adjaye and Gilbert and George as new Royal Academicians
  29. Football-icons-its-nice-that Graphic Design Football Editions finds inspiration in the legends of African football
  30. Brick_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Brick Magazine launches issue three with a redesign by Catalogue
  31. Alcohol_fuel_its_nice_that_11 Graphic Design New publication chronicles Soviet anti-alcohol posters throughout the ages
  32. Thomas_traum_kenzo_ss17_its_nice_that Fashion Traum Inc explores rave culture in a trippy new video for Kenzo
  33. Smogasboard-wales-its-nice-that Graphic Design A new national identity: Smörgåsbord Studio rebrands Wales
  34. My_name_is_wendy_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design My Name is Wendy plays with transparency and density for art3 campaign
  35. Lisk-feng-its-nice-that-nyt Illustration Illustrator Lisk Feng’s “whimsical, loose and playful” work
  36. Tpn_vgl_poster_landscape5 Graphic Design Two Points develops a logical identity for the Vertical Geopolitics Lab
  37. Joesphine_ritshel_toujours_la_meme_histoire_its_nice_that_13 Illustration Josephin Ritschel illustrates Le Havre for an ambitious novel written for all ages
  38. 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
  39. Jenny_holzer_its_nice_that_5 Art Jenny Holzer to exhibit new AR and projection works at Blenheim Palace this autumn
  40. Exhibita_its_nice_that_li_copy Animation 15 animators explore the concept of Running on Empty for Exhibit.A
  41. Abcd_awards_2017_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design The Academy of British Cover Design announces best designs of the year
  42. Karl_joel_larson_its_nice_that_li Illustration Artist and illustrator Karl Joel Larsson turns his attention to people
  43. Georgesforitnicethat_its_nice_that Illustration Big-hearted illustrator Call Me George(s) finds inspiration and humour in the everyday
  44. Svizra_logobook_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Svizra launches global black and white logo archive Logobook
  45. Koln_studio_vota_its_nice_that_12 Graphic Design Koln Studio’s bold typographic call to action for Madrid’s referendum
  46. Roger_mayne_its_nice_that Photography Roger Mayne and Germano Facetti’s seminal covers for Penguin books
  47. Archtektlist Architecture RCR Arquitectes awarded 2017 Pritzker Prize for Architecture
  48. Anthony_burrill_make_it_now_its_nice_that Graphic Design Anthony Burrill’s new book urges you to Make It Now!
  49. Enda_bowe_at_mirrored_river_its_nice_thatn11 Photography Photographer Enda Bowe searches for light and beauty in At Mirrored River
  50. Apple_campus_norman_foster_its_nice_that_6 Architecture Apple to open its Norman Foster-designed campus in April
  51. Joan_cornella_zonzo_list_image Illustration Joan Cornellà's "ferocious" publication Zonzo is republished in hardback
  52. Bowie_memorial_its_nice_that_2 Art Campaign launched to construct permanent David Bowie memorial in Brixton
  53. Francis_kere_serpentine_its_nice_that_2 Architecture Serpentine appoints Francis Kéré to build "tree-inspired" 2017 pavilion
  54. Laura_prim_its_nice_that_08-newyear-card-2016-2015 Graphic Design The reductive and exacting work of graphic designer Laura Prim
  55. Chris_gautschi_its_nice_that_qsgl_affiche Graphic Design Graphic designer Chris Gautschi finds inspiration in type, architecture and alchemy
  56. Ingo_giezendanner_its_nice_that_16 Illustration Ingo Giezendanner’s new book asks: What are the similarities are between books and trees?
  57. Tyler_comrie_list_its_nice_that Graphic Design Tyler Comrie's considered and communicative book covers and editorial illustration
  58. Jeroen_peters_its_nice_that_1-1_copy Photography Jeroen Peter’s clean and minimalist architectural photography
  59. Its_nice_that_logo_jobs Miscellaneous It’s Nice That is hiring: Junior Project Coordinator
  60. Ten_metre_tower_its_nice_that_9 Film Ten Meter Tower: Maximilian Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson’s tense film captures hesitant divers
  61. George_graves_pool-personalwork_int Illustration The art inspired creations of Bristol-based George Greaves
  62. Brandopus_carling_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design Carling lager rebrands with a new simplified identity
  63. Sacred_egg_mail_chimp_its_nice_that__3 Advertising Directors The Sacred Egg on creating surreal and vivid ads for MailChimp
  64. Harry_borden_survivor_its_nice_that_4 Photography Harry Borden’s intimate portraits of survivors of the Holocaust
  65. Snask_kaibosh_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design Snask designs a new identity for Norwegian eyewear company Kaibosh
  66. Animade_kk_cm_its_nice_that_9 Animation Animade and KK Outlet create an interactive A-Z of modern London
  67. Blinkink_its_nice_that_li1 Graphic Design Animation specialist Blinkink unveils a Chimera-inspired rebrand designed by Sam Dunn
  68. The_exposed_magazine_its_nice_that_li Publication Interactive magazine The Exposed searches for utopia in issue two
  69. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_3 Photography The Saatchi Gallery launches search for the most creative selfies from around the world
  70. Buffalo_zine_shannon_sj_its_nice_that_li Fashion Buffalo Zine, Christopher Shannon and Slam Jam collaborate on a new capsule collection
  71. Lso_the_partners_list_image_its_nice_that Graphic Design The Partners unveil identity for LSO formed by tracking the conductor’s movement
  72. Abstract_art_of_design_its_nice_that Miscellaneous Netflix launches new documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design with a stellar lineup
  73. Japanese_toilet_icons_its_nice_that Graphic Design Japanese toilet industry agrees to standardise bidet control pictograms on toilets
  74. Aiga_census-its-nice-that Miscellaneous AIGA and Google’s Design Census reveals US industry's wages, hours and qualifications
  75. Grafton_architects_its_nice_that Architecture Irish practice Grafton Architects to curate 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
  76. Interbrand_juventus_rebrand_its_nice_that Graphic Design Juventus football club given a new identity by Interbrand
  77. Mico_toledo_standing_rock_its_nice_that_li Photography Photographer Mico Toledo documents the defiant protestors of Standing Rock
  78. Design_museum_cartlidge_levene_int_9 Miscellaneous The Design Museum announces call for entries for Designers in Residence 2017
  79. Dixon_baxi_history_its_nice_that_9 Graphic Design DixonBaxi unveils global rebrand of the History Channel for A+E Networks
  80. Type_directors_club_beatrice_ward_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type Directors Club and Monotype announce US scholarship for female students