Terms and Conditions

Your Use of the Contents of the Website

The contents of this website can be viewed for your enjoyment and so you may freely access and download the contents on a temporary basis for the sole purposes of viewing, interacting or listening to them, providing you do not remove in whole or in part any trademarks, copyright and other proprietary notices contained in or appearing on any of the material. All other rights are reserved and you should ask our permission before making any other use of the website.

However, the following acts are prohibited in respect of any of the content featured on this website: 

  • public performance or display 
  • any rental leasing or lending of any material obtained or derived from the website 
  • any form of reproduction whatsoever, including without limitation, the extraction and/or storage in any retrieval system or inclusion in any other computer programme or work 
  • any reproduction whatsoever of details, alterations and adaptations of works. 

For further information see Copyright.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

We will use our reasonable endeavours to ensure that the information on our website is accurate. However, you acknowledge that any reliance on any information or other material contained on our website is entirely at your own risk. We have no control over and are therefore unable to accept any responsibility for the contents of any information or material outside our Website to which you may gain access from our Website. 

We cannot guarantee that our Website will always be available to you or that transmission of our Website to you will be virus free, owing to the nature of the internet. You should satisfy yourself that you have appropriate protection against computer viruses whilst using the internet. 

Privacy Policy

Your right to privacy is important to us.

We aim to strike the right balance between your privacy and making sure you get the information you need from us. You may choose to provide us with personal information in an e-mail message to any of the addresses listed on our site or by filling in a form and submitting it to us through our website. 

We use this information only to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the material you have requested. If you tick the box requesting to receive regular email updates from us and submit this through the website, we will not share your personal information with any other organisation. 

If you would like to be removed from a mailing list, or if you have any further queries regarding the way we will use your information, please contact: Marketing Department, Sainsbury Centre, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, or scva@uea.ac.uk.

Read our privacy policy in full.

Filming and Photography

We permit photography and filming of yourself, friends, family during your visit, as well as displayed objects in most parts of the museum, using hand-held cameras and phones. Please do not touch objects, plinths or cases while taking photographs or film.

We ask that you:

Respect the privacy of those around you, including our staff
Do not touch, damage, or mark the displayed objects
Do not photograph or film any children other than your own, including school groups
Be considerate and respectful of our staff and visitors
Do not use camera stands, tripods, monopods, easels, external flashes, lighting or microphones
Respect conditions of access on the rare occasion that all filming and photography and/or sketching is not permitted within an exhibition
Only use footage or pictures for personal use only and not for commercial gain. This includes posting items on a channel where you are gaining financially from advertising.
Social media

We encourage you to share your personal experience of your visit to the Sainsbury Centre. This may include publishing images on social media platforms. Please remember that you are responsible for making sure that any use you and others make of your images or film on those platforms is consistent with the terms and conditions of use set out here. If you do share images and film online please mention the Sainsbury Centre as the source.

Contacting Us

If you have any queries about these terms of use you should contact us by writing to:

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ

Calling 01603 593199 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm; or emailing scva@uea.ac.uk

Governing Law

These terms of use shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England in respect of any disputes which may arising in relation to our Website.