Legal Notice

Österreichische Galerie Belvedere
 (The Austrian Gallery)

Academic institution under public law

Prinz Eugen-Straße 27

1030 Vienna

T +43 1 795 57-0

F +43 1 795 57-121


Form of legal organization: Academic institution under public law

Company register number: FN 192738 p

Competent court for company register matters: Vienna Commercial Court
UID Nr: ATU 16286800

DVR Nr: 00447404

In charge of website content: Österreichische Galerie Belvedere

Design and realization by Liechtenecker

Scope of activities: In accordance with Belvedere´s mission as laid down in its foundation documents of 1903 and with its cultural and scientific remit, Belvedere deals with the presentation, collection and study of Austrian fine arts in an international context. Works of art created by Austrian artists from the Middle Ages to the present day are presented in their chronological, cultural and political context (ranging from the thirteenth century to the present) at several locations. Within its wide-ranging exhibition and event program, Belvedere brings the artists and their works closer to the public. It also houses a unique research center and archives comprising the library, an image data base, archives on the artists and a department for studying the origins of artworks, thereby fulfilling its cultural and academic remit.

Belvedere website: Belvedere’s website is designed to promote and support its activities as detailed above.

Belvedere newsletter: The Belvedere newsletter is published several times a year, providing information about Belvedere’s program and activities.

Belvedere magazine: The Belvedere magazine is also published several times a year and provides information about the institution’s program and activities.

CEO: Stella Rollig and Wolfgang Bergmann
competent supervisory authority: The Austrian Federal Chancellery, Federal Ministry of Arts and Culture, Constitution and Media
body for economic matters: Board of Trustees (Kuratorium)

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The contents of this website are made available by Belvedere and updated by Belvedere’s new media team. For questions, input or feedback concerning the contents, please contact:

Liability for the content of this website

This website is designed to inform you about exhibitions, events and the focal points of our research work, and give you the opportunity to search through the artworks and media items held by our museum. The information supplied has been carefully researched and checked and is correct to the best of our knowledge. However, no guarantee is given for the absolute accuracy, update and correctness of the information posted. Belvedere shall not be held liable for ensuring constant access to its website, for material or non-material damage resulting from the information supplied (e.g. incorrect or incomplete information) or for shortcomings of any nature whatsoever (e.g. damage as a result of breakdowns, errors and interruptions). Belvedere shall only be liable, if the damage or defect was caused intentionally or through gross negligence on the part of Belvedere.
Belvedere explicitly reserves the right to modify, supplement or delete parts of this website or its entire contents without prior notice. This also applies to the house rules and terms of use, which shall apply as amended.

Liability for the content of other websites

The Belvedere website provides direct or indirect links to other external websites on the Internet, outside our authorship and responsibilities. Belvedere has no influence on the layout or contents of such websites. The provider of a website link bears sole responsibility for any illegal, incorrect, or incomplete information it may contain and Belvedere herewith explicitly rejects any liability for the contents of off-site links.
We check links to external websites for unlawful content and information at the time the link is created, and we expressly distance ourselves from any unlawful activities and contents by third parties. We are anxious to prevent the use of illegal information on a website and will remove the link without delay as soon as we become aware of it. Please send any information regarding such material to


All texts, illustrations, graphics, audio and video documents and other materials to be found on this website are protected by copyright law. Trademarks or logos shown on the website may also be protected by trademark and copyright laws. Any such rights shall remain with the trademark or copyright holder. Any alteration of their content is strictly prohibited. No reproduction, publication or other exploitation of such contents of the website shall be permitted unless Belvedere or the trademark of copyright holder has given its prior written consent.
When we update the reports on our exhibitions, individual documents may be released for use by the press. For access to these materials in the press area you are requested to register with our press department.
In general, anybody shall be free to publish a link to Belvedere´s website provided the source is cited – no special permission is required.


In the interests of readability, this document does not differentiate between masculine and feminine word forms. Any gender-specific word forms shall be deemed to refer to both sexes.

Data Protection

Insofar as personal or business data (e-mail address, name, postal addresses) are entered on the website, the user discloses such data on an expressly voluntary basis. Visitors give their consent to the collection, saving and further EDP processing of data thus disclosed. If you wish your data to be updated, changed or removed, please contact Deregistration (free of charge) from the newsletter subscription may be effected either via the newsletter itself or via The data indicated will only be passed on to third parties if this is necessary for legal reasons.


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Further Information

The above information and disclaimers shall be deemed to constitute part of the online services provided by Belvedere. Should parts of this text or individual formulations be or become invalid, the remaining parts of the text shall remain unaffected.
Any disputes arising from or in connection with this website shall be brought for resolution before the Court that has jurisdiction over commercial matters in Vienna.
The English version of this information and imprint is provided for understanding purposes only. The German version shall prevail and is the only binding text.