Terms and Conditions

The Vancouver Art Gallery (the "Gallery") is pleased to be presenting this comprehensive multi-media website (the "Site") on the artist Emily Carr. Working in co-operation with the University of British Columbia's Computer Sciences department and the British Columbia Archives, close to 2000 images of Emily Car's work have been assembled from private and public collections.

Please take a moment to read through our Terms and Conditions that govern your access to this site.

1. Copyright

The images, texts, documentation, illustrations, designs, icons, software and all other content on this Site are protected by Canadian and international copyright laws. The content on the Site may be covered by other restrictions as well, including copyright and other proprietary rights held by third parties. The Gallery retains all rights, including copyright, in data, images, text and any other information contained in and on the Site. The Gallery expressly forbids the copying of any protected content on the Site, except for purposes of fair dealing, as defined by Canadian copyright law, and as described below.

2. Fair Dealing – Uses requiring no further permission

The materials on this Site are provided for browsing, viewing, downloading for limited non-commercial, educational and personal use only.

By downloading, printing or otherwise using text, images and files from the Site, users agree that they will limit their use of such files to fair dealing, and will not violate the Gallery's or any other party's proprietary rights. Materials used in this way must retain any associated copyright or other proprietary notices, and shall acknowledge its source. Digital manipulation or other modification of any of the content on the Site is expressly forbidden. All other uses other than provided for in this Notice are prohibited without written consent of the Gallery and, if applicable, any additional third party copyright holders. The Gallery does not warrant that use of materials from this site will not infringe the rights of third parties.

3. Uses where permission is required

Commercial publication, or any unauthorized exploitation or redistribution of the content contained herein is expressly prohibited without written permission from the Gallery and, where applicable, other institutions and third party rights holders.

Many of the images contained on this site are part of other institutions' collections, please contact the appropriate institution directly to obtain permission to reproduce. For permission to use images, text and other content from the Vancouver Art Gallery's collection and archives, please contact the Gallery's Rights and Reproductions Department.

Permission to use works in the collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery is granted on a case-by-case basis. It is the responsibility of the applicant to secure permission from third party rights holders.