Nick Clark is the arts correspondent of The Independent. He joined the newspaper in June 2007, initially reporting on the stock markets. He has covered beats including the City, and technology, media and telecoms and made the switch to arts in December 2011. He has also contributed articles to the sports section.
17 September 2013 03:25 PM
A renowned sculptor and architect, both from Britain, were among the five artists to receive the prestigious Praemium Imperiale award, dubbed the “Japanese Nobel,” which comes with a cheque for £100,000.
15 September 2013 08:07 PM
British authors say award will lose its distinctiveness and new talent will be ‘crowded out’
15 September 2013 07:10 PM
Sheffield’s noisemongers have seen their first five albums go to No 1
15 September 2013 12:00 AM
Writer who rarely leaves quiet island home wins prize with crime novel set in Glasgow underworld
13 September 2013 06:29 PM
Singer announces 11th-hour split from publishers – despite no evidence the book was anywhere near finished
What’s in a name? Owner left £8m out of pocket as painting thought to be by internationally acclaimed artist Peter Doig is actually a genuine Peter Doige, say lawyers
13 September 2013 12:00 AM
A painting at the centre of a multimillion-dollar lawsuit has been identified as a genuine Peter Doige, according to lawyers. Sadly for its owner, Robert Fletcher, that means the work is worth about £7,999,900 less than a genuine Peter Doig, the internationally acclaimed artist the retired parole officer claims was its true creator.
JK Rowling to write new Harry Potter-inspired film series based on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
12 September 2013 02:30 PM
Author to return to world of wizardry for screenwriting debut – but without the boy wizard
12 September 2013 08:42 AM
After last year's 'obscure' shortlist, this year's nominees include Laura Marling, Arctic Monkeys and Disclosure
11 September 2013 12:00 AM
The six authors shortlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize for Fiction are all of different nationalities for the first time in the prestigious literary award’s history, with Zimbabwe making its debut in the shape of NoViolet Bulawayo.
10 September 2013 06:28 PM
The three Jacobean plays will provide more roles for actresses
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