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Terms and Conditions 

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Art Vancouver's website. 

Art Vancouver is located at: 

By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use Art Vancouver's website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page. 

The following terminology applies to these terms and conditions, privacy statement and disclaimer notice and any or all agreements: "Clients", "You", and "Your" refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the company's terms and conditions. "The company", "ourselves", "We", "Our" and "Us", refers to both the client and ourselves, or either the client our ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the client's needs in respect of provision of the company's stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of. Any use of the above terminology or other words in singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same. 


We employ the use of cookies. By using Art Vancouver's website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Art Vancouver's privacy policy. 

Most of the modern day interactive website use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate/advertising partners may also use cookies. 


Unless otherwise stated, Art Vancouver and/or it's licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Art Vancouver. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from for your own personal use of subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions. 

You must not: 

1. Republish material from 

2. Sell, rent or sub-license material from 

3. Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from 

4. Redistribute content for Art Vancouver ( unless content is specifically made for redistribution) 

User Comments 

1. This agreement shall begin on the date hereof. 

2. Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data ("comment") in areas of the website. Art Vancouver does not screen, edit, publish or review comments prior to their appearance on the website and comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Art Vancouver, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view the opinion of the person who post such view or opinion. To the extend permitted by applicable law Art Vancouver shall not be responsible or liable for the comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the comments on this website. 

3. Art Vancouver serves the right to monitor all comments and to remove any comments which its considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these terms and conditions. 

4. You warrant and represent 

  • You are entitled to post the comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so; 

  • The comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party; 

  • The comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy. 

  • The comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy. 

  • The comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity. 

5. You hereby grant to Art Vancouver a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your comments in any or all forms, formats or media. 

Hyperlinking to our content 

1. The following organizations may link to our website without prior written approval:

  • Government agencies; 

  • Search engines; 

  • News organization; 

  • Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the website of other listed businesses; and 

  • Systemwide Accredited Business except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our website. 

2. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so as long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the content of the linking party's site. 

3. We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations: 

  • commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American Automobile Association, AARP and consumers union; 

  • community sites;

  • Associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites, 

  • Online directory distributors; 

  • Internal portal; 

  • Accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and 

  • educational institutions and trade associations 

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavourably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link: (b) the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar or product furthering the mission of the organization.

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so as long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking part and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site. 


If you are among the organization listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URLs from which you intend to link to our website, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response. 

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our website as follows: 

1. By use of our corporate name; or 

2. By use of the uniform resource locator (web address) being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site. 

No use of Vancouver Visual Art Foundation's logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement. 


Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around webpages or use techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our website. 

Reservation of Rights 

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our website upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions. 

Removal of links from our website 

If you find any link on our website or any linked website objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you. 

Content Liability 

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out or based upon your website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, other violates, or advocated the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights, 


To the maximum extend permitted by application law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by the law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill.) Nothing in this disclaimer will: 

  • limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; 

  • limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; 

  • limit any of our or your liability in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or 

  • exclude any of our or your liability that may not be excluded under applicable law. 

The limitation and exclusions of liability set out in this section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty. 

To the extend that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature. 

To sell art on the online Art Vancouver store, you agree to the following: 

  • If you sell an original artwork, Art Vancouver will take a 20% commission and add any Paypal or Stripe fees on the final sale price 

  • You will be able to request your payout 7 days after your artwork has been safely delivered to the collector or buyer

  • Artists are responsible for all shipping documents, labels, and packaging of artwork, collectors are responsible for shipping costs

  • All images submitted are accepted on a case-by-case basis. 

  • All artwork must be for sale and original art. 

  • Art Vancouver prohibits artwork that is racially offensive, promotes offensive nudity, sexual acts, and/or the use of expletives (i.e. strong language)

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