Legal notice

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Kultur Ruhr GmbH
Leithestraße 35
D-45886 Gelsenkirchen
T +49(0)209.167 17 00


RuhrTriennale 2009 - 2011
Director and
Chief executive Prof. Willy Decker
Chief executive Jürgen Krings

Editors Oliver Golloch, Victoria Huppertz, Dorothea Neweling

Web design Naemi Reymann, Sandra Krahl
Realisation webfactory GmbH, Bonn

English texts Penny Black
Map design Ulrich Grebe
Photography Hermann und Clärchen Baus , Matthias Baus, Casablanca Kino, Reinhart Coseart, Werner Hannappel, Birgit Hupfeld, Maschinenhalle Friedlicher Nachbar, Thomas Meyer, Philipp Wente
Illustrations Karl-Ernst-Herrmann

Chairman of the board Hans-Heinrich Grosse-Brockhoff
Director and Chief executive Prof. Willy Decker
Chief executive Jürgen Krings
Company Register Essen HRB 10852
Value Added Tax Identification Number DE223424543

The right to make alterations is reserved

Link to terms and conditions of Kultur Ruhr GmbH


1. Content of the website
The author cannot accept responsibility or liability for the information provided being up to date, error-free, comprehensive, complete or for its other qualities. No claims that the author is liable to pay compensation can be accepted, whether for material damage or other damages said to have arisen as a result of use or non-use of information provided and/or deficient or incomplete information unless it can be proven that any such damage has been the result of the author’s culpable intent or gross negligence.

All offers described are subject to confirmation and are not binding. The author reserves the right to alter, supplement or delete parts of the website or the entire site without giving any notice of so doing as well as the right to withdraw any or all of the site from publication whether temporarily or permanently.

2. References and links
The author has no influence on the current or future design, content or copyright-holdership of the pages and sites linked to from this site. This applies to all links and references from this website as well as to any entries made by others in guest books, discussion forums and/or mailing lists which the author may have installed. Responsibility and liability for any and all illegal, deficient or incomplete content and in particular for any damage which may result from using and/or not using information presented in this way lies with the owner and/or publisher of the page referred to or linked to and not with those who have merely referred to that published site by including links to it.

3. Copyright and trademarks
The website’s author reserves the exclusive copyright to all material created by the author. No such graphics, images, sound files, video sequences or texts may be reproduced or used in other electronic or print publications without the author’s explicit permission.

4. Data protection and privacy
Wherever the website provides the opportunity to enter personal or business details (e-mail addresses, names, postal addresses) any user supplying such information does so on the understanding that he or she does so voluntarily.

5. Legal validity of this disclaimer
Insofar as parts of this text or individual terms therein prove to be not in accord with, no longer in accord with or only partly in accord with current law, this shall not affect the content or the validity of the other parts of this document.