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. Int_thomas_heatherwick_list_2 Architecture Fear of a flat planet: Heatherwick Studio’s adventures with clay
  2. Dolly_faibyshev_dollypalooza_it's_nice_that_9 Photography Beehives, blondes and boobs: Dolly Faibyshev photographs Dollypalooza
  3. Studiomathiasclottu_allzweck_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Studio Mathias Clottu redraws Mies van der Rohe’s Allzweck typeface for new exhibition
  4. Oracles_its_nice_that_2 Publication The calling cards of Warhol, Haring, Matisse and more reproduced in new book Oracles
  5. List_image Adobe: Hovering Art Directors The hovering art director: advice for receiving feedback under pressure
  6. 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
  7. Thibaudherem_handsome_frank_its_nice_that Illustration Malika Favre, Jean Jullien, Hey Studio and more create new work for Handsome Frank’s Instabrief Exhibition
  8. Emily_forgot_heineken_its_nice_that_li Illustration Emily Forgot designs one-of-a-kind graphics for 2000 Heineken Bottles
  9. Type_tells_tales_its_nice_that Graphic Design Type tells Tales: Steven Heller and Gail Anderson explore the performative traits of type
  10. Valenstein_fatt_its_nice_that_aj_1 Advertising Director Christopher Hewitt tells boxer Anthony Joshua’s life story in 90 seconds for Lucozade
  11. Pentagram_yes_no_01_its_nice_that Graphic Design Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa designs the inaugural issue of YES & NO Magazine
  12. Harry_israelson_rpf_its_nice_that_8 Photography Harry Israelson photographs a renaissance fair in sunny California
  13. Alex_brown_etfc_its_nice_that_14 Graphic Design “Non-league football is our punk rock” – Alex Brown’s work for Eastbourne Town FC
  14. Lg2-montral-symphony-its-nice-that Graphic Design Lg2 creates a new identity for Orchestre symphonique de Québec
  15. Siggi-odds-its-nice-that-runemarks Graphic Design Siggi Odds rethinks Icelandic logotypes using Futhark runes
  16. Google_earth_its_nice_that_11 Miscellaneous Google Earth relaunches with guided tours, 3D views and more
  17. Fab_lolly_springetts_its_nice_that_4 Graphic Design Springetts redesigns Fab lollies for its 50th anniversary
  18. Sebastian_haslauer_eypq_its_nice_that Art Introducing the “dirty, naive and honest” work of Sebastian Haslauer
  19. Mystery-tubes-its-nice-that-vending-machine Miscellaneous Malcolm Garrett, Anthony Burrill, Craig Oldham and more donate work to The Mystery Tubes project
  20. Sabat_magazine_its_nice_that_6 Publication Sabat magazine completes the Triple Goddess trilogy with the Crone Issue
  21. Manvsmachine-its-nice-that-amd17_large_lockup_02 Graphic Design The re-revolution of Air Max: ManvsMachine celebrates 30 years of a sneaker icon
  22. Steven_wilson_karl_lagerfeld_its_nice_that__5 Illustration Illustrator Steven Wilson collaborates with Karl Lagerfeld on a new capsule collection
  23. Ana_popescu_its_nice_that__homes_6 Illustration Visit Ana Popescu’s imaginary mid-century modernist villas
  24. Catalogue_studio_library_paper_its_nice_that_cover Publication Catalogue Studio launches the seventh issue of Library Paper themed Romance
  25. 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)
  26. 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
  27. Riboca_its_nice_that_1 Miscellaneous A new biennial for the Baltics and Nordic region to launch in Riga in 2018
  28. Jannis_zell_int_list Graphic Design Introducing the eclectic projects of multidisciplinary designer Jannis Zell
  29. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_li Photography Saatchi Gallery announces the shortlist and winner of the #SaatchiSelfie competition
  30. Breed_its_nice_that_jamesjoyce Illustration James Joyce, Natasha Law, Kate Moross and more create new work for Breed’s tenth anniversary
  31. Heji_shin_eckhaus_latta_its_nice_that_li Fashion Eckhaus Latta SS17 campaign features real couples having sex shot by Heji Shin (NSFW)
  32. V_f_its_nice_that_6 Graphic Design Grey London rebrands as Valenstein & Fatt to celebrate its Jewish origins and launches diversity plan
  33. Zha_architects_666_fifth_ave_its_nice_that Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects unveils design for supertall Manhattan skyscraper
  34. Time_magazine_is_truth_dead_its_nice_that Publication Time magazine resurrects iconic type-only cover for latest issue
  35. Clown-egg Photography Luke Stephenson photographs the Clown Egg Register (yes, it’s a thing)
  36. Pentagram-pink-floyd-its-nice-that-8 Graphic Design Harry Pearce and Pentagram create a new identity for Pink Floyd’s record label
  37. Gilbert--george-baby-straight-2011-a4 Art RA announces David Adjaye and Gilbert and George as new Royal Academicians
  38. Football-icons-its-nice-that Graphic Design Football Editions finds inspiration in the legends of African football
  39. Brick_its_nice_that_10 Graphic Design Brick Magazine launches issue three with a redesign by Catalogue
  40. Alcohol_fuel_its_nice_that_11 Graphic Design New publication chronicles Soviet anti-alcohol posters throughout the ages
  41. Thomas_traum_kenzo_ss17_its_nice_that Fashion Traum Inc explores rave culture in a trippy new video for Kenzo
  42. Smogasboard-wales-its-nice-that Graphic Design A new national identity: Smörgåsbord Studio rebrands Wales
  43. My_name_is_wendy_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design My Name is Wendy plays with transparency and density for art3 campaign
  44. Lisk-feng-its-nice-that-nyt Illustration Illustrator Lisk Feng’s “whimsical, loose and playful” work
  45. Tpn_vgl_poster_landscape5 Graphic Design Two Points develops a logical identity for the Vertical Geopolitics Lab
  46. Joesphine_ritshel_toujours_la_meme_histoire_its_nice_that_13 Illustration Josephin Ritschel illustrates Le Havre for an ambitious novel written for all ages
  47. 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
  48. Jenny_holzer_its_nice_that_5 Art Jenny Holzer to exhibit new AR and projection works at Blenheim Palace this autumn
  49. Exhibita_its_nice_that_li_copy Animation 15 animators explore the concept of Running on Empty for Exhibit.A
  50. Abcd_awards_2017_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design The Academy of British Cover Design announces best designs of the year
  51. Karl_joel_larson_its_nice_that_li Illustration Artist and illustrator Karl Joel Larsson turns his attention to people
  52. Georgesforitnicethat_its_nice_that Illustration Big-hearted illustrator Call Me George(s) finds inspiration and humour in the everyday
  53. Svizra_logobook_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design Svizra launches global black and white logo archive Logobook
  54. Koln_studio_vota_its_nice_that_12 Graphic Design Koln Studio’s bold typographic call to action for Madrid’s referendum
  55. Roger_mayne_its_nice_that Photography Roger Mayne and Germano Facetti’s seminal covers for Penguin books
  56. Archtektlist Architecture RCR Arquitectes awarded 2017 Pritzker Prize for Architecture
  57. Anthony_burrill_make_it_now_its_nice_that Graphic Design Anthony Burrill’s new book urges you to Make It Now!
  58. Enda_bowe_at_mirrored_river_its_nice_thatn11 Photography Photographer Enda Bowe searches for light and beauty in At Mirrored River
  59. Apple_campus_norman_foster_its_nice_that_6 Architecture Apple to open its Norman Foster-designed campus in April
  60. Joan_cornella_zonzo_list_image Illustration Joan Cornellà's "ferocious" publication Zonzo is republished in hardback
  61. Bowie_memorial_its_nice_that_2 Art Campaign launched to construct permanent David Bowie memorial in Brixton
  62. Francis_kere_serpentine_its_nice_that_2 Architecture Serpentine appoints Francis Kéré to build "tree-inspired" 2017 pavilion
  63. Laura_prim_its_nice_that_08-newyear-card-2016-2015 Graphic Design The reductive and exacting work of graphic designer Laura Prim
  64. Chris_gautschi_its_nice_that_qsgl_affiche Graphic Design Graphic designer Chris Gautschi finds inspiration in type, architecture and alchemy
  65. Ingo_giezendanner_its_nice_that_16 Illustration Ingo Giezendanner’s new book asks: What are the similarities are between books and trees?
  66. Tyler_comrie_list_its_nice_that Graphic Design Tyler Comrie's considered and communicative book covers and editorial illustration
  67. Jeroen_peters_its_nice_that_1-1_copy Photography Jeroen Peter’s clean and minimalist architectural photography
  68. Its_nice_that_logo_jobs Miscellaneous It’s Nice That is hiring: Junior Project Coordinator
  69. Ten_metre_tower_its_nice_that_9 Film Ten Meter Tower: Maximilian Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson’s tense film captures hesitant divers
  70. George_graves_pool-personalwork_int Illustration The art inspired creations of Bristol-based George Greaves
  71. Brandopus_carling_its_nice_that_2 Graphic Design Carling lager rebrands with a new simplified identity
  72. Sacred_egg_mail_chimp_its_nice_that__3 Advertising Directors The Sacred Egg on creating surreal and vivid ads for MailChimp
  73. Harry_borden_survivor_its_nice_that_4 Photography Harry Borden’s intimate portraits of survivors of the Holocaust
  74. Snask_kaibosh_its_nice_that_list Graphic Design Snask designs a new identity for Norwegian eyewear company Kaibosh
  75. Animade_kk_cm_its_nice_that_9 Animation Animade and KK Outlet create an interactive A-Z of modern London
  76. Blinkink_its_nice_that_li1 Graphic Design Animation specialist Blinkink unveils a Chimera-inspired rebrand designed by Sam Dunn
  77. The_exposed_magazine_its_nice_that_li Publication Interactive magazine The Exposed searches for utopia in issue two
  78. Saatchi_selfie_its_nice_that_3 Photography The Saatchi Gallery launches search for the most creative selfies from around the world
  79. Buffalo_zine_shannon_sj_its_nice_that_li Fashion Buffalo Zine, Christopher Shannon and Slam Jam collaborate on a new capsule collection
  80. Lso_the_partners_list_image_its_nice_that Graphic Design The Partners unveil identity for LSO formed by tracking the conductor’s movement