The Polygon Gallery Website Terms of Use

Use of this website, any related web pages, or any content (collectively, the “Website”) hosted by The Polygon Gallery (“The Polygon”) is subject to all of the following terms and conditions. Your use of the Website is your acknowledgement and agreement that you have read, understood, and agreed to the following terms and conditions (the “Terms of Use”). The Polygon has the right to change the Terms of Use at any time without notice. Your continued use of the Website after any change is your irrevocable acceptance of the revised Terms of Use. At any time, The Polygon may (i) terminate your use or right to use the Website for any reason; or (ii) modify or discontinue the Website (or any part of it), temporarily or permanently, with or without notice.

Disclaimers

None of the information contained on the Website shall constitute advice or recommendations of any kind, including accounting, investment, or business advice.

The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. You expressly understand and agree that the use of the Website is at your sole risk. The Polygon disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, with respect to the accuracy, currency, completeness, reliability or suitability for any purpose, of the information or materials contained in or referenced to the Website. Any person accessing or using the Website accepts and assumes all risks relating to the accuracy or reliability of, or arising out of the use of, any information or materials available on or through the Website.

The Polygon will not have any liability to you for any special, incidental, consequential, direct or indirect losses or damages, or any other damage or loss claimed either in contract, negligence or tort, including, without limitation, punitive damages arising out of the use of, or related to, the Website and the information contained therein, or arising out of the inability to use the Website and the information contained therein. Any legal action by you must be brought within 12 months of the cause of action first arising. If, for any reason, The Polygon is found liable, you agree that the maximum amount that you may recover, in aggregate for any and all claims against The Polygon, is $10.00. You hereby waive any right to participate in any class action or have a trial by jury for any matter, dispute, proceeding or action arising out of, or related to, this agreement.

Use of the Website

The information on the Website is not binding and is provided exclusively for information purposes. It is only of an informative nature and does not represent an offer under any laws or legal systems.

The Website is solely intended for residents of Canada

The information on the Website and the products and services described in it may be modified or updated by The Polygon at any time without prior notice.

Prohibited Activities

With regards to the Website, you may not:

  • copy, distribute or otherwise remove or make available material from the Website without the express written permission of The Polygon;
  • use the Website in a way that could damage it or the material displayed on it;
  • interfere with security of the Website or the security of the linked websites;
  • disrupt or interfere with another person’s use of the Website;
  • use contact information on the Website to send e-mails of illegal, sexual, racist, or otherwise inappropriate nature, as The Polygon determines in its sole discretion;
  • attempt to gain unauthorized access to the restricted areas of the Website, if any;
  • manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted on or through the Website or the source of any content; upload, download, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
  • interfere with or disrupt the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of our networks connected to the Website; or violate or infringe any right of any third party.

The Polygon may terminate or suspend your access to the Website for any reason, including, any of the foregoing, or any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity, at The Polygon’s sole discretion.

Proprietary Rights

The Website and the content of the Website are exclusively owned by The Polygon and protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws, and international treaties. You may not use, copy or reproduce material from the Website without written permission from The Polygon. “The Polygon” and The Polygon logo are trademarks of The Polygon, and rights in them are reserved to The Polygon.

Privacy

All personal information that The Polygon receives from you will be processed in accordance with the The Polygon Privacy Policy, which is part of these Terms of Use. You should review The Polygon Privacy Policy, here.

Submissions

All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated through the Website (each a “Submission”) will be your exclusive property. You hereby grant to The Polygon a non-exclusive right to use the Submissions as content for the Website, the Gallery’s social media posts, and other Gallery collateral.

The Polygon will not treat any Submission as confidential, and will not incur any liability as a result of not treating any Submission as confidential.

Links and Third-Party Content

The Website contains links to external third-party websites, entities, content and products that are provided for your information and convenience only and do not constitute any endorsement or a recommendation by The Polygon. If you access these links, you will leave the Website. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk. The Polygon makes no representations whatsoever about any other websites which you may access from the Website.

General

The Terms of Use have been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the jurisdiction of the Province of British Columbia, and you irrevocably consent to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia for any claim, proceeding or action under the Terms of Use against The Polygon. The Terms of Use shall constitute the complete and exclusive agreement between you and The Polygon, and govern your use of the Website. If any provision of the Terms of Use is declared by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, such provision shall be severed from the Terms of Use and the other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

Image: Ema Peter Photography, 2017

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The Polygon Gallery continues the forty-year reputation of Presentation House Gallery in engaging the public with the most visionary artists of our time. A new waterfront landmark on Vancouver's North Shore, The Polygon offers a one-of-a-kind space to encounter contemporary visual art with a focus on photography.

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