Terms & conditions

1. About these terms & conditions

These general conditions apply to all communication channels of Kunstwerkt vzw, including publications, social media, websites o.a. kunstwerkt.be, beeld.be, drawingdays.be, drukdruk.org, kunstletters.be, burenbijkunstenaars.be, atelierinbeeld.be, apaperaday.be etc., referred to hereinafter as "the communication channels". 

The communication channels are owned and operated by Kunstwerkt vzw, company number 0474.665.342 with registered address at 9000 Ghent, Nederpolder 2. By visiting our communication channels and/or using one of our services and/or participating in our competitions or discussion forums, you fully accept all these conditions. 

We reserve the right to modify certain provisions of these terms and conditions. In that case, these terms and conditions will apply from the time of publication. 

In case one or more points of these terms and conditions should prove to be unenforceable or only partially enforceable, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. 

2. Liability

The information we provide ourselves on the communication channels is the result of meticulous research and analysis. Nevertheless, the information is provided and displayed without any kind of guarantee. 

The information supplied by third parties, such as photos, videos, texts...are not the responsibility of Kunstwerkt vzw. 

Kunstwerkt vzw is not liable for the accuracy, completeness, usefulness, reliability and topicality of the information on the site and for the consequences of any action/decision taken on the basis of the information provided. 

Disturbances, interruptions or errors in the electronic delivery of services requested through our communication channels do not under any circumstances give right to any compensation. Kunstwerkt vzw is also not liable for possible viruses, in case these should occur despite the precautions taken on the communication channels. Kunstwerkt vzw expressly reserves the right to change the information on the communication channels at any time. Kunstwerkt vzw cannot be held liable for any damage whatsoever caused by an error and/or negligence committed by employees and/or subcontractors of Kunstwerkt vzw, except in the case of intent or gross negligence. 

The communication channels may contain hyperlinks to websites or to web pages of third parties and other parties, or refer to them in any other way. Kunstwerkt vzw has no control over the content or other characteristics of these websites or web pages and is in no case liable for their content or characteristics. The placing of links by Kunstwerkt vzw does not imply in any way an implicit approval of the content of these websites or web pages. 

You can place a hyperlink on your own website to Kunstwerkt's homepage. You may also deeplink to specific content on our website(s). 

You, or if minor, your parents or legal guardian, are responsible for all actions you take on the communication channels. 

Kunstwerkt vzw reserves the right to refuse, delete and deny you access to these communication channels and all posts and uploads. 

You guarantee that all information you provide to us is and remains correct and up-to-date and will indemnify us in this regard against all claims and demands made by third parties. 

Display, do not sell: 

Beeld is an online portfolio platform that focuses on showcasing your work. Beeld is not a sales platform and is not responsible for any sale and price setting of works shown on Beeld. 

3. Personal data

Kunstwerkt vzw respects the provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act of 30/06/2018 and the Electronic Commerce Act of 11/03/2003, when collecting and processing personal data. By using our services, you declare your agreement with our privacy policy

4. Intellectual property

4.1. The texts, drawings, photographs, films, images, data, content and structure of the databases, software, names, trade and domain names, brands, logos and other components of the communication channels are protected by intellectual rights and belong to Kunstwerkt vzw or third parties. It is not permitted, without prior written consent of Kunstwerkt vzw, to store, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute or transmit the information offered on, or via, these communication channels, free of charge or in return for payment, in a way that violates intellectual property rights. Furthermore, you commit yourself to not use the communication channels in a way that may infringe the rights of a third party such as, but not exclusively, the rights of privacy and intellectual property. 

4.2. Kunstwerkt vzw wishes to respect the intellectual property rights of the content on its communication channels. We concluded an agreement in this respect with the copyright management company Sabam. 

In addition, the following rules apply: 

  • If you publish material (photos, texts, announcements, etc.) on a communication channel of Kunstwerkt vzw, you give Kunstwerkt vzw free and unlimited permission to distribute this material through its communication channels. You guarantee that you possess all necessary permissions from the right holders (artists, photographers, depicted persons, etc.) and indemnify Kunstwerkt vzw against all claims by third parties, including copyright associations such as Sabam and Sofam. 

  • You may withdraw permission to distribute your published material through Kunstwerkt vzw's communication channels at any time, by letter or e-mail. Kunstwerkt vzw will then remove the material from its communication channels as soon as possible. 

  • If you believe that your rights have been infringed by material posted on our communication channels, you can report this possible infringement at info@kunstwerkt.be. We undertake to investigate your objection and, if necessary, remove the material.