Gillian Orr writes about the arts for The Independent.
04 January 2015 12:00 AM
Noguchi has been documenting his native Japan for more than a decade, and was first attracted to street photography after reading about the renowned photographic agency Magnum
02 January 2015 08:00 AM
The 21-year-old has reached a level of fame he never expected
28 December 2014 12:00 AM
The 46-year-old designer launched the magazine in 2009, as he believed there was a gap in the travel market for those who drive or cycle and long for the adventure of the open road
14 December 2014 12:00 AM
Guillermo Cervera made his name photographing conflict zones. For the past two decades, the Spanish photojournalist has covered subjects from the war in Bosnia to the Arab Spring to Darfur's refugees.
12 December 2014 10:40 AM
Tweedy: 'I want to make a record that is universally accepted as the greatest thing that’s ever happened in music'
09 December 2014 06:40 PM
The heart-wrenching loss of a much-loved teddy is one of the trials of childhood. Gillian Orr discovers that surprise reunions and happy endings can happen
08 December 2014 07:16 PM
MP Nigel Mills has been spied playing Candy Crush Saga in Parliament. But, says Gillian Orr, he’s by no means the only one to be lured by the giddy glare while at work
07 December 2014 12:00 AM
The Jesuit's collection of 42,000 negatives was discovered 25 years after his death in 1960 - none of which had been printed by Browne
04 December 2014 09:30 PM
01 December 2014 07:30 PM
Advent calendars are no longer reserved for children, as adult versions featuring gin and fine china are now on sale
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
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