Official ArtPrize Rules for Voters

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN ARTPRIZE. VOTING IN ARTPRIZE 2016 IS GOVERNED BY THE VOTING RULES SET FORTH BELOW. BY REGISTERING TO VOTE, YOU AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW, DO NOT REGISTER TO VOTE.

1. ELIGIBILITY: Voting is open only to those individuals who are at least 13 years of age at the time of casting a Vote and who register as a Voter in advance of casting a Vote as required below (collectively, “Voters”). ArtPrize is void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. ArtPrize is intended for viewing in the State of Michigan in the United States only and will be construed and evaluated according to Michigan law.

2. REGISTRATION: In order to register as a Voter and be eligible to cast a Vote, you must first either (a) register an e-mail address with ArtPrize in person at a Neighborhood HUB or, (b) using a GPS enabled mobile device, download the free ArtPrize mobile app for iPhone or Android and register your account after traveling into the downtown ArtPrize district (note: this includes Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park and SiTE:LAB /The Rumsey Street Project) with your mobile device.

3. SPECIFIC RULES FOR VOTERS: The following rules apply to Voting on an ArtPrize entry (“Entry”) in ArtPrize:

4. ADDITIONAL RULES: ArtPrize may disqualify any Vote or Voter if, in its sole discretion, it determines that the Vote was cast in exchange for compensation or other consideration or is otherwise contrary to the spirit of the competition. ArtPrize may prohibit a Voter from participating in ArtPrize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said Voter is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of ArtPrize by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair participation or voting practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrants or ArtPrize’s representatives. ArtPrize is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of ArtPrize, including but not limited to errors in the advertising, Rules, selection and announcement of the winner, and distribution of the prizes. ArtPrize reserves the right to terminate or amend ArtPrize, in whole or in part, at any time without notice, if any factor, including without limitation virus, bugs, or non-authorized human intervention, interferes with its conduct as contemplated by these official rules. ArtPrize’s decisions and the decisions of the ArtPrize board are final on all matters relating to ArtPrize and the subject matter of these rules. By voting in ArtPrize, the Voter agrees that ArtPrize and its respective affiliates, agents, directors, officers, and employees have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind relating to or arising from ArtPrize or resulting from the Voter’s participation in ArtPrize, including any claim or loss that may occur at a Venue. The Voter agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless ArtPrize and its affiliates, agents, directors, officers, and employees from and against any and all liability, claims, suits, actions, losses, and expenses, including costs and attorney fees relating to or arising out of any claim or demand of any kind or nature which any person or party may make against ArtPrize based upon or arising out of the Voter’s actions or the Voter’s participation in ArtPrize, or any other claim or demand relating to ArtPrize. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A VOTER TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF ARTPRIZE MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, ARTPRIZE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH VOTER TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. For information regarding the ArtPrize privacy policy, please visit http://artprize.org/legal/privacy-policy.