WeTransfer’s Supporting Act Foundation is Launched

WeTransfer, the B Corp company with a set of tools for the creative process, announces the creation of WeTransfer’s Supporting Act Foundation to support emerging creative talent through arts education, grants, and an annual prize.  WeTransfer’s Supporting Act Foundation will be constituted as an independent charity in the Netherlands but will operate across a wider geography including the US, UK, Italy, France and Germany, with the potential to expand to other countries in the future. WeTransfer will endow the foundation with an initial €1M in 2022 and commit 1% of…

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WeTransfer announces Climate Neutral Certification

WeTransfer the company that makes tools to move ideas, announces that it has received climate neutral certification, following its pledge to reduce emissions by 30% by 2025 and after becoming one of the few global tech companies to achieve B Corp status.  The work was undertaken in partnership with two leading firms experienced in providing management information on sustainability, Climate Neutral Group and Sustainalize. Having measured WeTransfer’s carbon emissions, they carried out a detailed audit analysing the calculations and effectiveness of WeTransfer’s carbon reduction strategy, auditing the source and scale…

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Vivienne Westwood renews call to SWITCH to green energy with WeTransfer and Serpentine

Vivienne Westwood joins WePresent, the editorial platform of WeTransfer, and Serpentine to call on the public with a new campaign to SWITCH to green energy today. SWITCH forms the second instalment of Groundwork: a creative series by WePresent that documents the behind-the-scenes research into artists’ new works for Back to Earth, Serpentine’s multi-year environmental programme. Exclusively available on WePresent, SWITCH shares Westwood’s personal answer to ‘how can I save the environment?’ Through the power of global unity and specific actions outlined in her NO MANS LAND Manifesto, SWITCH is charged…

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WeTransfer and Serpentine launch Back to Earth: Groundwork

WePresent, the editorial platform of WeTransfer, and the Serpentine come together to present Groundwork: a series of five digital mini-encyclopaedias  exploring the research behind artists’ new work for Back to Earth, the Serpentine’s multi-year project focused on instigating change in response to the climate crisis.  Each month, starting from 28th January, Groundwork invites viewers to immerse themselves in the artistic worlds of Revital Cohen & Tuur Van Balen, Vivienne Westwood, Karrabing Film Collective, Himali Singh Soin and Tabita Rezaire. Groundwork is a multimedia compilation of the inspiration behind the never-before-seen…

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WeTransfer Partners with the Royal Academy of Arts to Showcase its Historic 252nd Summer Exhibition

WeTransfer has announced it has been chosen by the Royal Academy of Arts, esteemed London art institution, as the exclusive digital partner for its annual Summer Exhibition 2020, its biggest exhibition of the year. The unique collaboration was conceived by Uncommon Creative Studio, who had the idea to bring together WeTransfer’s platform and the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition for millions to view the artworks in this new digitised format online, marking the first digital partnership of its kind for both parties. The WeTransfer wallpaper displays all 1,172 artworks through an…

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