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Arbeitgemeinschaft Deutscher Kunstvereine e.V.
Meike Behm, 1. Vorsitzende
Michael Arzt, 2. Vorsitzender
Mathias Lindner, Schatzmeister
Telephone: +49 30 611 07 550
Telefax: +49 30 611 07 470
Email: adkv [at] kunstvereine.de
Entry in the Vereinsregister
Registering court:Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
Registration number: VR 28459 B
Responsible for contents acc. to Sec. 55, para. 2 German Federal Broadcasting Agreement (RstV)
We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.
Liability for Contents
As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1
German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG),
service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for
evidences that indicate illegal activities.
Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain unchallenged. In
this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific violation of law. Illegal
contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.
Liability for Links
Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those
websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked
websites are always responsible for their own contents. The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the
link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents
of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of
law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.
Contents and compilations published on these websites by the providers are subject to German copyright
laws. Reproduction, editing, distribution as well as the use of any kind outside the scope of the copyright
law require a written permission of the author or originator. Downloads and copies of these websites are
permitted for private use only.
The commercial use of our contents without permission of the originator is prohibited.
Copyright laws of third parties are respected as long as the contents on these websites do not originate
from the provider. Contributions of third parties on this site are indicated as such. However, if you notice
any violations of copyright law, please inform us. Such contents will be removed immediately.
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. Personal data, such as names,
addresses or e-mail addresses, are always provided on a voluntary basis if possible. Those data will not
be passed on to third parties without your explicit permission.
However, we would like to point out that data transmissions via internet (e.g. e-mail communication)
cannot be entirely secure and may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of personal details
against unauthorised access by third parties is not possible.
This website partially uses so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause damages to your computer and do
not contain viruses. Cookies allow us to make our offer more user-friendly, more efficient and more
secure. Cookies are small text files, stored by your browser on your computer.
The most cookies that we use are so-called “session cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after the
end of your visit. Other cookies remain on your terminal device. Those cookies enable us to recognise
your browser on your next visit.
You can adjust your browser that way in order to be informed when cookies are placed, to individually
allow cookies or to generally exclude cookies in certain cases as well as to activate the automatic deletion
of cookies when closing the browser. The deactivation of cookies may impair the functionality of this
The provider of these websites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files
which your browser automatically transmits to us, such as
- browser type/version
- used operating system
- referrer URL
- host name of the accessing computer
- time of query
Those data cannot be associated with individual persons. A merging with other data sources does not
take place. We reserve the right to retrospectively check the data if reasonable evidences concerning
illegal use become known.
This website uses Piwik, an open-source software for the statistical evaluation of
visitor access. Piwik uses so-called cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and enable an
analysis concerning the use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of
this online offer will be stored on the servers of the provider in Germany. The IP-address will be made
anonymous immediately after the processing and before its storage.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website will not be passed on to third
parties. You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software
accordingly. However, we would like to point out that you might not be able to use all functions of this
website to the full extend in this case.
If you object to the use of your data, you may deactivate the storage and use here. In this case an Opt-
Out-Cookie will be placed the prevent Piwik from storing the usage data. If you delete your cookies, also
the Opt-Out-Cookie will be deleted. On the next visit of our websites Opt-Out has to be activated again.
On our websites plug-ins of the social network Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park,
California 94025, USA are integrated. You recognise these plugins by the Facebook logo or the Like-
Button on our site. For an overview of Facebook plugins, please see here.
If you do not wish that Facebook associates your visit of our websites to your Facebook account, please
log out of your Facebook account.
On our websites functions of the service Instagram are embedded. These functions are offered by the
Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged in to your Instagram
account, you can link contents of our websites to your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button.
By this ,Instagram will associate the visit of our websites with your user account. We would like to point
out that we, as providers of these websites, do not obtain knowledge about the contents of transmitted
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential data, such as enquiries you sent to us
as the provider, this website uses an SSL encryption. You recognise an encrypted transmission by the
change of the address line of the browser from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock-symbol in your browser
address line. If the SSL encryption is active, the data you have transmitted to us cannot be accessed by third parties.
Right to Information, Deletion, Blocking
You have the right to be informed about your person-related data, their origin and addressee and the
purpose of data processing as well as the right to correction, blocking or deletion of those data at any time
and free of charge. For further questions and questions concerning person-related data, feel free to contact us under the address published in the impressum/legal notice.
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