Privacy and Policies

Policies and Disclaimers

Our purpose
CAR, the Chicago Artists Resource, is a program of the Chicago Artists Coalition (CAC) intended to assist artists in their business development and to strengthen the community of artists in Chicago. Information on this site is provided by CAC as a public service for those purposes. Use of this site for other purposes is expressly forbidden. Users are expected to treat each other with respect. Lists appearing on this site may include members of community organizations and the public as well as CAC employees. The views expressed here are those of the authors/submitters of the posted information, and do not necessarily reflect the official position of CAC.

Rights reserved
The Chicago Artists Coalition reserves the exclusive right:

  • to determine whether materials submitted for posting comply with CAR's purposes and meet the technical requirements of this site;
  • to determine the artistic merit of artwork submitted for posting on this site;
  • to select, format and re-format any and all material appearing on this site;
  • to reject any submitted materials that are inconsistent with CAR's purposes;
  • to change materials, including links, displayed on this site without notice;
  • to alter or discontinue this site at any time.

     

    Disclaimers

    Under no circumstances will CAC be liable for any damages or losses of any kind that might arise from the use of, misuse of, or the inability to use this website and/or the materials or information  contained on or available through the web site. CAC also assumes no liability for improper or incorrect use of materials or information contained on its web site. All materials that appear on this CAC website are distributed and transmitted "as is", without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, and subject to the terms and conditions stated in this disclaimer.

    We attempt to provide current and accurate information. But, because this information comes from a variety of sources, CAC does not endorse, support, warrant or make any representations as to the quality, content, accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information, text graphics, links and other items contained on or available through this web site, server or any other web site or server.

    The Chicago Artists Coalition strives to provide a safe and enjoyable computing environment. The CAC, however, assumes no liability for any virus or other contamination of, or damage to, your computer that might occur during or as a result of visiting this or any linked web site.

    Privacy Policy
    The Chicago Artists Coalition is committed to maintaining your online privacy. We do not collect personal information without your permission. Any information that you volunteer or that we send to you in response is transferred using industry standard encryption technologies.

    This site uses Google Analytics to collect data that can be used to improve the site and visitor experience. We gather user information in aggregate, including user zip code; this information is collected and stored in aggregate and not tied to individual user information. In order to prevent data collected by Google Analytics, users can install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. Please visit Google Analytics Support to disable Google Analytics.

    Contacting CAR
    We value your feedback. If you contact us via our contact form or email us at info@chicagoartistsresource.org with questions or comments about our programs or services, we will try to answer you as soon as possible.  Please note that we do collect your email address and any other information that you volunteer. We do this to improve the content of our website and, occasionally, to customize its content for the individual user.

    Sale of Data
    We do not sell data for direct mail or advertising purposes.

    Other Web Sites
    This site contains links to other sites. The Chicago Artists Coalition is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any such site.