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Copyright

Unless otherwise noted, all materials that are part of this Web site, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials are copyrights, trademarks and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by the Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art and the artists represented.

We invite you to use the material on this Web site for educational and personal purposes. Copyright and other propriety notices should be kept intact with the material. Express permission from Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art or other indicated copyright owners is required if you wish to modify, copy, reproduce, republish, post, transmit or distribute the material in any way for any other purposes, especially commercial.

Privacy Policy

It is our policy to protect the privacy of all users. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of information, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art has established physical, electronic and management procedures to protect any information we collect online.

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art gathers information concerning the use of its online content through 'traffic data' captured in standard web logs and through feedback. From time to time, we may also use cookies to assist us in understanding how the Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years website is used. This information is compiled for the purposes of statistical analysis to improve the services we offer. Information is disclosed to third parties only in aggregate form.

Cookies

'Cookies' are used on the Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years website to assist in site navigation. Cookies are special, random identifiers consisting of small text files stored on the hard drive of the user's computer. In some cases, the cookies expire once the browser is closed. No other use is made of the information gathered through cookies. From time to time, we may also use cookies to assist us in understanding how the Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years website is used.

Public communication

"Public communication" refers to discussion groups, chat areas, bulletin boards, news groups, letters to the editors, webmasters or employees, or email functions offered as part of this Web site.

You shall not upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish in a public communication hosted on the Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years website any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable, that would constitute or encourage a criminal offence, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law.

Disclaimer

The materials in the Close Encounters: The Next 500 Years website are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art does not control or warrant the availability or content of any external Web site or other resource to which this Web site links. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art be liable for any damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this Web site or linked sites, even if Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art or an Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art-authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Jurisdictional Issues

Unless otherwise specified, and except for clearly international offerings stating a change in law or jurisdiction, the content of this Web site is presented solely for the purpose of promoting and providing access to information resources and associated content held by Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art and its' represented artists.