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.
24 June 2014 07:00 PM
The collection was moved from Hamburg to the University of London in 1944 to keep it out of the clutches of the Nazis
23 June 2014 11:59 PM
Two authors have declared that young readers “don’t need happy endings” after winning the UK’s most prestigious children’s book awards with dark works about a boy held hostage and a doomed fish.
A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Captured on canvas, the moment when writers and artists went ‘over the top’
22 June 2014 09:20 PM
Artist John Nash not only painted the ordeals of Britain’s front line troops: he experienced them first-hand
20 June 2014 06:27 PM
Book chain opens ‘incognito’ store but says it will fit in with Suffolk town’s traditional old-world feel
18 June 2014 05:07 PM
A 300-year old tapestry, which has hung in the University of Sheffield for half a century, has been returned to France after revelations it had been looted by the Nazis.
13 June 2014 05:12 PM
The head of Arts Council England has claimed the dominance of privately educated actors in British film and TV has come as state schools focus too heavily on subjects including science and maths.
13 June 2014 03:40 PM
After a rocky start, The Space, an online digital arts project, has called in big names from the art world to help reboot, with a mission to find the “Picassos and Eisensteins” of the digital age.
12 June 2014 06:23 PM
Sandy Nairne is to step down as head of the National Portrait Gallery in February after more than a decade at the helm.
12 June 2014 05:42 PM
A thriller about the Colombian drug trade has won the €100,000 (£80,436) International Impac Dublin Literary Award, the first time a South American author has picked up the prize in its 19-year history.
12 June 2014 05:00 PM
Harriet Harman has called on Culture Secretary Sajid Javid to intervene over schools at the centre of the “Trojan Horse” row dropping music from the curriculum, and called for a wider investigation into the issue.
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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