General terms and conditions

Welcome to the TBA21 Press Center!

The information in the Press Center is made available by Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21), Köstlergasse 1, A-1060 Vienna, Austria. Texts, high-resolution images, and other documentation (the Content) are available for editorial coverage of the foundation and its activities. The use of Press Office material is subject to acceptance of the following terms of use.

The subsequent terms of use regulate the use of the Content provided on These include regulations related to data protection. The use of the Press Center implies that you have read and accepted the following terms and conditions.

An exclusive service for media

The Press Center is free of charge and provides press releases as well as downloads of related Content. The Content is provided under a non-exclusive right for the purpose of editorial coverage. Unless subject to a different agreement, material available via the Press Center is released solely for use of journalists and press.

Right of use and purpose

The Content shall only be used for coverage relating to the materials. Any use for commercial purposes, or private advantage, and advertising in particular, is not permitted and expressly forbidden.

The right of use is limited to the period during which the content is available in the Press Center and to the geographical area of the activities of TBA21. Use of the Content in an objectionable or illegal context is not permitted.

Transfer and duplication

The transfer and/or duplication of the Content to/for third parties is not allowed unless absolutely essential within the scope of the stated purpose. Electronic storage and all other forms of duplication are only permitted in the course of standard production procedures and during employment that is lawful and in accordance with the intended use.

Copyright, personal rights and legal notice

All Content is protected by copyright and personal rights, registered trademark rights, or any other status granted as part of intellectual property rights.

All Content in the Press Center, such as photographs, videos, audio files, documents, and other materials is the property of TBA21, its licensers, or external owners, who provide content and are credited in the Press Center. If photographs, films, or other images are used, the name of TBA21 and the copyright credit, and/or the name of the photographer must be given. This applies to all print and electronic publications.

Provision of service and content

TBA 21 accepts no liability for the availability of content or access to the Press Center and its functionality.

The content provided via the Press Center is prepared without warranty. We exclude all guarantees of completeness, satisfactory quality, and suitability of the content on offer. In addition, we retain the right to alter all content in the Press Center without prior notice.

Content may contain links to other websites. We have no control over the websites of third party providers and are not responsible for their content or any losses or damages that you may incur from the use of such third party provider websites.

Registration and access

Members of the media can register for access and will then receive a press login. Information given when registering must be complete and made on the basis of accurate and current data.

You are required not to share the password provided to you and to provide immediate notice in the case of its loss. The security of your user identification is your responsibility. You shall be liable for any use of the services and content on offer and all actions undertaken with your user identification until you have informed us of its loss and/or supposed improper use.

TBA21 reserves the right to decline, block, or withdraw access to the mailing list and/or press login at its own discretion.

Other conditions

It is TBA21’s right to alter the terms of use, or modify them to match the service. Therefore, TBA21 may reexamine the terms of use at regular intervals. Alterations to the terms of use will be published directly on this page. A change of the terms of use will be published on the date upon when it comes into effect.

Should part the terms of use be invalid or illegal in whole or in part, the remainder of the terms shall not be affected. It is agreed that an invalid provision will be replaced by a legal and valid provision that is as close as possible to the original provision.

The terms of use are subject to the law of the Republic of Austria. If required, the seat of jurisdiction shall be Vienna.


TBA21 will appreciate a free copy of or link the publication resulting from your use of the Media Center. Please send to the following address:

Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Privatstiftung
Köstlergasse 1
A-1060 Vienna

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TBA21 trusts that the Press Center will provide your work with the support you may need. We look forward to your article.