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TURNER PRIZE IN GLASGOW IN 2015

EDM (Early Day Motion) 407: tabled on 08 September 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 30 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes that works of the four shortlisted nominees for the Turner Prize 2015 will be exhibited at the Tramway Theatre in Glasgow from 1 October 2015 to 17 January 2016, the first time that the Turner Prize has been held in Scotland; believes that the hosting of such a prestigious prize will make a significant contribution to the already vibrant cultural life of Glasgow; further notes that the free entry to the exhibition, along with the programme of workshops and activities will allow a wide range of people to enjoy and be inspired by world-class art; and wishes the nominees and all of those involved with the 2015 Turner Prize every success.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 September 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 September 2015
Aberdeen North
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Edinburgh South West
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2015
Islington North
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 October 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 September 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Dundee West
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Glasgow East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 September 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
East Renfrewshire
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 September 2015
Strangford
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Edinburgh East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 September 2015
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 September 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.