Arts & Business Awards shortlist announced

The nominations for the 35th annual Arts & Business Awards in partnership with Jaguar Landrover have been revealed with a variety of different arts, educational and business organisations up for awards.

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The annual Arts & Business Awards nominations have been announced, with a huge range of arts organisations nominated. Educational institutions, performers, galleries, venues and individuals have all been shortlisted, including t

The ceremony takes place on 21 May at BFI Southbank, London.

Full list of nominees:

A&B New Sponsorship Award
Fellows Auctioneers & Herbert Art Gallery & Museum (Culture Coventry)
Force-7 Ltd (on behalf of *Hull 2017 Angels Business Consortium) & Hull 2017 UK City of Culture Bid
Mr Porter.com & Almeida Theatre
The Open Data Institute (ODI) & MzTEK
Waterloo Quarter & Fantasy High Street

A&B Sponsorship Awards (below 10k)
Bristol Water and Bristol Festival of Nature
Ellisons & Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Fellows Auctioneers & Herbert Art Gallery & Museum (Culture Coventry)
Q-Park & Sheffield Theatres
Waterloo Quarter & Fantasy High Street

A&B Sponsorship Award (10k and above)
Goldman Sachs & British Museum
Hornby PLC & National Railway Museum
Liverpool John Moores University & Tate Liverpool
Mr Porter.com & Almeida Theatre
Sennheiser & Victoria and Albert Museum

A&B Digital Partnership Award
BSKYB & The Victoria and Albert Museum
Deezer & PRS for Music Foundation
Samsung Electronics UK & British Museum
Sennheiser & Victoria and Albert Museum
U-Live/Classic FM & Bristol Old Vic/Watersheds

A&B Corporate Responsibility Award
British Land & New Diorama Theatre
DBS Law Ltd & City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Deutsche Bank & 15 UK Universities
Liverpool John Moores University & Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Southern Railway & Sussex Downs College

BP A&B Long-term Partnership Award
British Land & New Diorama Theatre
Deutsche Bank & 15 UK Universities
EFG International & Serious
Lansons & HighTide Festival Theatre
Samsung and the British Museum

A&B Board Member of the Year Award
Daniel Peltz & Artichoke Trust
Karl Jackson & Cornerhouse and Library Theatre Company
Robin Woodhead & Hofesh Shechter Company

A&B Young Board Member of the Year Award
Amy Bird & HighTide
Alice Millest & Clean Break
Lydia Lee & Warchild

View the nominees' case studies and find more information here .

Listen to Stephen Sorrell from Eversheds explaining the importance of the arts in an interview with Classic FM's Jamie Crick below.

Stephen Sorrell interview

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