Terms of Use

Using the Web Site

Thank you for visiting the National Gallery Singapore Website (http://www.nationalgallery.sg). By accessing and using any part of this Website, you shall be deemed to have accepted to be legally bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, kindly refrain from using this Website.

Using the Gallery Explorer mobile app

Thank you for using the Gallery Explorer Mobile App. By accessing and using any part of the app, you shall be deemed to have accepted to be legally bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, kindly refrain from using the mobile app.

General

The Terms of Use for this Website and the Gallery Explorer mobile app shall also apply to:

  1. your subscription to the E-newsletter; and
  2. all of this Website's and Mobile App’s contents and (where applicable) the contents of the E-newsletter (collectively, the "Content") References to "Content" include but are not limited to text, information, images, documentation, software, files, audio and video files/clips and other materials contained on or available through the Content.

 

These Terms of Use may be changed from time to time. All changes will be posted on this page, and your use of this Website, mobile app, or the E-newsletter after such changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms of Use and all of the changes.

Proprietary & Copy Rights

This Website, Mobile App, and the E-newsletter are owned and provided by the National Gallery Singapore (the Gallery).

The Content is protected by copyright, trademark and other forms of proprietary rights and restrictions.

The Gallery fully retains all rights, title and interest it may hold in the Content, including but not limited to copyright.

Copyright in the content on this platform may also reside in persons and entities other than, and in addition to the Gallery. The Gallery seeks to share our artworks with as many people as we can. We are fully committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others and always use our best efforts to obtain permission for artwork images used. Please contact us at content@nationalgallery.sg should you have any queries about this.

Unless otherwise mentioned, all artwork images have been provided through the courtesy of the National Heritage Board. The copyright of the artworks belong to the artists or their authorised representatives.

Subscription to E-Newsletter

You should not reproduce, republish, transmit, or distribute any E-newsletter material without our written consent. You may download one copy of the E-newsletter or its materials on a single computer for personal domestic or non-commercial use as long as all accompanying copyright and other proprietary notices are kept intact.

You should use the E-newsletter for lawful and proper purposes only. You should not transmit any information through the E-newsletter which may be obscene or defamatory or open us to liability, or which may interfere with the operation or functionality of the E-newsletter. Neither should you use the E-newsletter to obtain unauthorized access to any of our systems.

We may cancel your subscription or block your access to the E-newsletter at any time at our discretion without advance notice.

Restrictions on Use of Contents

No part of the Content shall be reproduced, copied, published, adapted, uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise distributed in any way, without the prior written permission of the Gallery.

A request for permission in writing, stating the part(s) of the Content required; the nature of the use; time frame of use and identity of the user can be addressed to content@nationalgallery.sg. The Gallery reserves the right to require more information about the proposed use or the user; and to refuse permission without assigning any reason.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

The Gallery provides all Content on an "as is" basis and your use shall be at your own risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Gallery disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to warranties:

  1. as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability, timeliness, non-infringement of copyright or other intellectual property rights, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose; and
  2. that the Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter or any functions associated with it will provide a prompt, uninterrupted or error free service, or that defects will be corrected or that this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter and the server are and will be free of all viruses and/or other harmful elements.

 

The Gallery shall also not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Website, Mobile App, or the E-newsletter, including but not limited to any damage or loss suffered as a result of use of or reliance on the Content.

By using this Website, the Mobile App, or the E-newsletter, you represent and warrant that your use will be in accordance with these Terms of Use. If your use of this Website, the Mobile App, or the E-newsletter is not in accordance with these Terms of Use, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold the Gallery harmless against all liabilities, losses, damages, claims, costs, expenses, fees (including reasonable attorneys' fees), and judgments that may arise from or relating to such use.

Right of Access

The Gallery reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Website, the Mobile App or the E-newsletter to any particular person, or to block access from a particular Internet address to this Site, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

Links from this Site to other websites

This Website, the Mobile App and the E-newsletter may contain hyperlinks to websites which are not maintained by the Gallery. The Gallery is not responsible for the contents of those websites and shall not be liable for any damages or loss arising from access to those websites. Use of the hyperlinks and access to such websites are entirely at your own risk.

Hyperlinks to other websites are provided as a convenience to the user. In no circumstances shall the Gallery be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites to which this Website or the E-newsletter is linked.

Links to this Site from other websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter or any of the Contents are prohibited.

Linking to the Homepage - You may link to the Homepage of this Website, upon giving notification in writing addressed to info@nationalgallery.sg.

Hyperlinking to an internal page of this Website: You must make a specific request in writing addressed to info@nationalgallery.sg for permission from the Gallery prior to hyperlinking to, or framing this Website or any of the Content, or engaging in similar activities. The Gallery reserves the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyperlinking to, or framing of this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter or any part of the Content.

Your linking to, or your framing of this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter or any part of the Content constitutes acceptance of these Terms of Use. This is deemed to be the case even after the posting of any changes or modifications to these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you must discontinue linking to, or framing of this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter e or any part of the Content.

Under no circumstances shall the Gallery be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites that link to this Website or any part of the Content.

The Gallery reserves all rights to disable any links to, or frames of any site at its sole discretion including in cases where the sites contain inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

The Gallery reserves the right to disable any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this Website, the Mobile App, the E-newsletter or any part of the Content.

Cookies

Cookies are small files of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your Web browser. The cookies we use do not contain any personal information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept them. In order to use all the features of this website, we recommend that you accept cookies.

Privacy

The Gallery Explorer mobile app abides by the privacy policy described here.

Governing Law

These Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with laws of the Republic of Singapore.