Terms and Conditions of Use

Welcome to smARTplaces! We maintain this site for the purpose of your personal entertainment, information, education, and communication. If you continue to browse and use this web site, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use and privacy policies.

The smARTplaces project’s express objective is the accuracy and current relevance of any information it makes available on this web site. Mistakes and ambiguities cannot, however, be fully excluded. For this reason, the smARTplaces project is unable to fully guarantee the current relevance, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information it makes available. The smARTplaces project is not subject to coercible legal rules and regulations and to any kind of damages of a material or immaterial nature that may possibly be caused by the use or non-use of the information provided, including free downloads. The smARTplaces project reserves the right to change or delete, to temporarily or permanently suspend access to the web sites at any time.

Disclaimer for external hyperlinks

The responsibility for »external content« to which access is made, in the form of e.g., links, presupposes, among other things, positive knowledge of illegal or punishable content. The smARTplaces project has no influence on this external content and entirely distances itself from such content. Should the displayed external web site include unlawful or offensive content, the smARTplaces project expressly distances itself from such content. When made knowledgeable of such content, the smARTplaces project will deactivate the corresponding link. The same holds for external entries contained in Blogs and discussion forums, links directories, mailing lists and all other forums of databanks operated by the smARTplaces project, the content of which is rendered possible via write access.

Proprietary Rights

All content of the present web site (texts, images, video stills, videos, audios, graphics etc.), the structure as well as the layout of this web site is protected by copyright. These contents, and the information made available by the smARTplaces project (e.g., text and image materials) are available exclusively for individual usage by users of this web site, and not for commercial purposes. These contents may be distributed and copied, made public on the Internet and used for commercial purposes only with the prior consent of the smARTplaces project. Similarly, the placing of deep links, inline links, frame links or similar links in which the smARTplaces web site is not clearly evident as source, is permitted only with the prior consent of the smARTplaces project. Messages and references to content »share« in social media (e.g. Facebook) do not come under the proviso of this reserve approval.

All labels and trademarks named and protected by third parties are subject to the unreserved stipulations of the respective registered owners. That trademarks are not protected by third part rights cannot be assumed merely by mention of the name.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


This disclaimer is to be understood as part of the smARTplaces project’s Internet content. In so far as part or single formulations of this text do not, are no longer or are do not entirely correspond to this legal provision, the remaining parts of this document remain unaffected in its content and validity.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Finland, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. In the event of a dispute, both you and smARTplaces agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Finland.


The smARTplaces project is a large scale cooperation project supported by the European Commission under the Creative Europe programme CULTURE 2014-2018.
On the privacy notice of the smARTplaces web site.

Status on of the April 1, 2017