Terms and Conditions of the av-arkki.fi Online Service

AV-arkki reserves the right to change the content and terms of use of the site. The use of the av-arkki.fi online service takes place under the following terms and conditions:

Administrator of the online service

These pages are administrated by AV-arkki the Centre for Finnish Media Art. AV-arkki is a non-profit artists’ association with over 250 Finnish or Finland-based artists as its members. AV-arkki’s main purpose is to promote and distribute Finnish media art.

What is av-arkki.fi Online Service and How may its Content be Used?

The AV-arkki.fi online service is a general databank about Finnish media art and the distribution archive of AV-arkki.

Viewing videos on the site requires registration. The videos are meant for professional preview use only and must not be screened in public from the website at events, festivals, lectures or other purposes. Screening copies and screening rights for works are available from AV-arkki. More information about acquiring screening rights on our website https://av-arkki.fi/services/screening-rights/


The user registers via the av-arkki.fi website site by filling in the registration form and accepting these Terms and Conditions. During the registration process the user selects a username and password for the site. These are personal and may not be passed on to third parties. The user commits to creating a unique password for the av-arkki.fi -service and not to use one already in use for other web services.


The design, content and works on the av-arkki.fi online service are copyright-protected. The reproduction, modification, distribution and any other type of use of the content on the av-arkki.fi online service requires the consent of the author or creator. AV-arkki has acquired the necessary rights from artists to show their works on this online service.

Rights of the User of the Online Service

The user may use the videos and information on the online service only for personal preview or research purposes. The user is not allowed to distribute, forward or screen the works on the online service in public, unless AV-arkki has given prior permission.

Username and Password

Users are responsible for keeping their username and password information safe and ensuring that they are not accessible to third parties. Never hand over your personal password to other people.  

Personal Data

The user must fill in the required personal and other data fields to register for the AV-arkki.fi online service. The data given by the user will be treated strictly confidentially according to the regulations of the data protection laws.

AV-arkki will not forward personal data to third parties. More information about the storing of personal data in AV-arkki’s Privacy Statement (https://av-arkki.fi/privacy-policy/).

AV-arkki may send communications and news letters to arts professionals, who have registered at the av-arkki.fi online service

Claims for Damages

The user is liable to compensate AV-arkki and the artists it represents for damages caused by improper or illegal use of this website.

AV-arkki does not take any responsibility for the accuracy, completeness and actuality of the content on these pages. AV-arkki is not liable for any damages incurred by users through using the av-arkki.fi online service.

AV-arkki has no control over and takes no responsibility for information on external websites linked to av-arkki.fi online service

The Right to Make Changes

AV-arkki reserves the right to decline registration requests if the planned use is not in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of the online service. AV-arkki further reserves the right to delete the existing registrations of users, who have not adhered to these Terms and Conditions.

We reserve the right to change the Terms and Conditions of the av-arkki.fi online service by notifying about this on the the website av-arkki.fi. Modifications to these Terms and Conditions may reflect changes in legislation or in the focus of AV-arkki’s activities. We recommend checking these Terms and Conditions regularly.

Contacting AV-arkki

If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions, please contact AV-arkki: director@av-arkki.fi