August 21, 2019

Last year, we invited you to complete the online Exhibitions Going Green Survey – Ten Years On, via this link:

Time is nearly up - the survey will close on 30th August 2019 so please complete on or before this date if you h...

February 14, 2018

Thank you to everyone who attended the event at the Natural History Museum on Thursday 8th February. Thank you to all of the speakers who gave up their time to share their insights and case studies at the event. Thanks in particular to Lengard who both present...

Sustainable Exhibitions for Museums (SEFM) and Stephen Mellor would like to invite you to complete the on-line Exhibitions – Going Green Survey 2018 – Ten Years On, through the following link:

SEFM is a UK-based informal ne...

January 3, 2018

Ahead of SEFM's 'Great Design doesn't have to be Grand' event in February 2018, take a look at Museum Environments' rules for sustainable practice shared on their website as a list of principles, suggestions, tips and references.

As they explain, unlike ot...

December 13, 2017

'Plastic-Free Me' is a network of volunteers, passionate about protecting our planet.

It is predicted that, by 2050, plastics will outweigh fish in our oceans. It is estimated that over half of the plastic that the world consumes is used just once. This equates...

November 17, 2017

You can join The Action Lab and other like minded sustainability professionals for an evening of personal development, meaningful connections and new ideas.

Their immersive events are experiential, helping to quickly unlock latent creativity and...

October 17, 2017

Julie’s Bicycle in partnership with Arts Council England and South West Museum Development Programme presents: 'Stewards of our Future: museums' environmental practice today' on 21st November at MShed in Bristol.

This one-day event will explore the opportu...

October 10, 2017

Great to see this recycling programme underway by transport agent Martinspeed.

Image: Martinspeed warehouse yard with planters made from cases, brimming with plants

'If you work behind the scenes in the art and artefact world you’ll have seen the huge...

July 2, 2017

Applications have now opened for the second of Julie's Bicycle's Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) courses for artists and cultural professionals. This course will be held near Koper, Slovenia from 8-14 October 2017.

In March 2017, CCL enabled 25 leading...

June 1, 2017

We are pleased to announce that our very own SEFM committee member, Gillian Smithson, is now a carbon literacy trainer

The Carbon Literacy Project (CLP), originating in Manchester, offers everyone who works, lives or studies in the city and wider area, a day’s...

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