Arts & Business Scotland Awards 2013

Arts & Business Scotland Awards 2013 Winners

After a fabulous dinner celebrating the prestigious Arts & Business Scotland Awards 2013 at the Music Hall, Aberdeen, we are delighted to announce the winning and commended partnerships.


The Awards celebrate the most outstanding and creative partnerships between business and arts organisations in Scotland.  Specially commissioned Awards pieces, created by Conan Abel and Kathryn Hinton, were presented to winners in 10 categories:


Winner: Tesco Bank & The Reading Agency
Scottish Friendly & Scottish Book Trust; The Miller Group & Royal Scottish National Orchestra 

Young People and the Arts sponsored by Accenture Scotland

Winner: Aberdeen Harbour & Aberdeen International Youth Festival
Scottish Friendly & Scottish Book Trust

Sponsorship by a Small Business sponsored by Black Light

Winner: Boteco Do Brasil & Glasgow Film Festival
Artstore & The Glasgow School of Art; The Saltire Society & Hands Up for Trad

New or Returning Sponsor sponsored by Freight Design & J Thomson Colour Printers

Winner: Mackie’s of Scotland & National Theatre of Scotland
Marks & Clerk & Edinburgh International Science Festival; SPIE & The Glasgow School of Art

Sustained Partnership sponsored by Baillie Gifford Investment Managers

Winner: TOTAL E&P UK Limited & Music in Hospitals
Accenture Scotland & Scottish Opera; Wolfson Microelectronics & Edinburgh International Science Festival

Cultural Branding sponsored by Shell UK Limited

Winner: 3M & SMART Consultants curators of The SMART Gallery
Benromach (Gordon & MacPhail) & National Theatre of Scotland

Leadership Award sponsored by Chevron Upstream Europe

Winner: Professor Seona Reid CBE

The Made in Aberdeen: Emerging Talent Prize sponsored by Aberdeen City Council

Winner: Amber Robertson

The Aberdeenshire Creative Energy Award sponsored by Aberdeenshire Council

Winner: Emeli Sandé

Enterprising Museum Award sponsored by Museums Galleries Scotland

Winner: Glasgow Women’s Library for 21 Revolutions: Two Decades of Changing Minds at Glasgow Women’s Library

Read the press release here for more information on each of the partnerships.

Click here to download a list of this year's Awards winners and commended partnerships.

Click here to view photographs of the event.

Click here to download a full list of all the Awards shortlisted organisations.

Our grateful thanks to the category sponsors, associate sponsors and event supporters

Category sponsors

 Event supporters