August 2017

  1. Nt_july_spin Nicer Tuesdays Spin studio shares its latest work and how to perk up "depressed-looking" v’s
  2. Dan-castro-trumpet-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Animator Dan Castro tackles the intricacies of relationships in this funny short
  3. Jack-taylor-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration “I don't want to lose my connection with the tangible”: illustrator Jack Taylor on his new digital and 3D process
  4. Ikeaasmradvert-advertising-itsnicethat-list Advertising Ikea uses ASMR technology in 25-minute, tingle inducing advert
  5. Gretathorkles-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Greta Thorkels: a graphic designer creating Gilmore Girls zines and record sleeves
  6. Jamie-morgan-mo-farah-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Photographer Jamie Morgan captures Mo Farah’s portrait for final race with Nike
  7. Gregory-michenaud-yibbum-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Grégory Michenaud’s ongoing project sees him explore identity in a Hasidic Jewish community 
  8. Yara-said_-refugee-nation--francisco-de-deus-photography-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Miscellaneous Designs of the Year 2017 shortlist includes Wolfgang Tillmans’ Remain campaign, the Refugee flag and Me & EU
  9. Rafsimons-fashion-itsnicethat-1 Fashion Fashion designer Raf Simons is now selling duct tape at $200 a roll
  10. Gilleamtrapenberg-bigpapi-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Photographer Gilleam Trapenberg explores macho culture against rose-tinted skies in Big Papi
  11. Cynthia-pratomo-wolff-olins-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Wolff Olins creative director Cynthia Pratomo talks about her favourite books
  12. Marchennes-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration From analogue printing to illustration: meet Marc Hennes
  13. Jason-chase-singularity-black-paint-worlds-blackest-black-itsnicethat-list-black-iron-ursa Miscellaneous Singularity Black joins the battle for the “world’s blackest black”, and is available to all artists
  14. Nt_july_kelly_anna Nicer Tuesdays Illustrator Kelly Anna on her bold and powerful figurative works
  15. Jamilawoods-lsd-film-itsnicethat-list Film Watch Jamila Woods' new video, created by a high school graduate
  16. Marta-serrano-enter-my-dreams-photography-itsnicethat-1 Photography Marta Serrano photographs “boys, men and their unique ways and worlds”
  17. Graysonperry-art-itsnicethat-1list Art “Art is the greatest asset to mental health I have”: Grayson Perry explores resilience in new show
  18. Afrika-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Design studio Afrika talks custom typefaces and exhibition identities
  19. Yayoikusama-museumopenings-art-itsnicethat-list Art Yayoi Kusama is opening her own museum in Tokyo
  20. Noma_bar_jack_johnstone_its_nice_that_li Graphic Design “Always more!” – a walk in the woods with Noma Bar
  21. Ramhan-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Ram Han’s Alice in Wonderland dreamscape
  22. Lamar-and-nik-shins-half-a-million-video-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation The Shins’ latest video by Lamar+Nik is made from 5,566 hand-cut, real stickers
  23. Tiagomajuelos-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Tiago Majuelo’s vibrantly illustrates ancient greek gods with contemporary objects
  24. Anna-beeke-at-sea-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Anna Beeke explores the contradictions of life aboard a cruise ship
  25. Pantone_prince_purple_miscellaneous_li_its_nice_that Miscellanous Pantone honours Prince with custom colour Love Symbol #2
  26. Heatherwick_garden_bridge_arup_itsnicethat7 Architecture Plans for Thomas Heatherwick’s Garden Bridge officially abandoned
  27. James-jarvis-here-2017-itsnicethat-1 Here 2017 “Don’t worry, I know exactly what I’m doing”: graphic artist James Jarvis at Here 2017
  28. Kayla-buium-art-itsnicethat-1 Art Kayla Buium parodies the human race through expressive paintings and surreal creatures
  29. In-praise-of-shadows-michael-bodiam-andrew-stellitano-photography-itsnicethat_list Photography In Praise of Shadows photo and sculpture book celebrates the mystery of monochrome
  30. Maria-gruzdeva-vice-photo-issue-itsnicethat-list Publication Vice reveals its 16th annual photo issue
  31. Nadiasablin-togetherandalone-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Nadia Sablin’s photographs blur the boundaries between “documentary and fictional storytelling”
  32. Gustavo-di--_victory-journal_list Publication Victory Journal turns its gaze on Ghana’s boxing scene
  33. Pepaprietopuy-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Illustrator Pepa Prieto Puy’s translates her grandfather’s haikus into four panel comics
  34. Jean-jullien-imagine-picture-book-john-lennon-amnesty-international-frances-lincoln-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jean Jullien illustrates John Lennon’s Imagine lyrics for a book “to inspire a world at peace”
  35. Cachetejack-namaste-illustration-itsnicethat-1 Illustration Cachetejack illustrates the benefits of yoga with humour and zest
  36. Maggie-shannon-thunderbirds-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Maggie Shannon captures the competitive spirit of a community swimming team
  37. Wm-ri_list Art Wayne McGregor and Random International ask: what does it mean to be human?
  38. System-of-systems-publication-sos_james-bridle_flag-for-no-nations_1 Publication System of Systems book addresses the “messy” asylum seeking process in Europe
  39. Botw_110817 Best of the Web Cloudy with a chance of Best of the Web
  40. Google-doodle-cey-adams-illustration-itsnicethat-list-large Illustration Cey Adams, iconic graffiti artist and founding creative director of Def Jam records, made today’s Google Doodle