All about disorder

Valérie Belin is the winner of the sixth Prix Pictet, on the theme of ‘Disorder’. Here novelist Kamila Shamsie explores the concept

Best dressed 2014

Tom Stoppard tied the knot in periwinkle, Prince George made royal progress in pastels and we swooned for a suave young French minister. The FT’s fashion editor selects the year’s most chic

The Diary: Teju Cole

The American author of ‘Open City’ visits London, where he checks into an art installation in the form of a one-room hotel in the shape of a boat ..

Life of a Cinna

The experiences of a minor Shakespeare character are the focus of a new play at the Royal Shakespeare Company. By Sarah Hemming

First prize for eclecticism

The South Bank Sky Arts Awards were a telling snapshot of today’s ‘culture of the nation’, says Peter Aspden

A leading role

With ‘War Horse’ and ‘Jerusalem’ among the winners in America’s top theatre awards, what does it take to make a British play pay in the US?