These Terms were last updated on 10 July 2019.

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using our  website (“us”, “we”, or “our”). We recommend that you print a copy for future reference. By using the website, you indicate that you accept these Terms of Use and that you agree to abide by them. If you disagree to these Terms of Use, we do not give you permission to use the website and must cease to do so.

The European Illustrators Forum (“EIF”) is a free network of Association of Illustrators based in different countries in Europe and as such doesn’t have a registered office. The presidency of the EIF is held by The AOI Association of Illustrators, registered office address is Somerset House, T7 3rd Floor Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA.

Responsible for the main content of the website is: Stella Di Meo as a deputy of the Illustrators Organisation e.V Germany. Stella Di Meo is based in Italy, Associazione Autori di Immagini, Via Conchetta 9, 20136 Milan. You can contact her at

Other Applicable terms

These Terms of Use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of the website: our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us and the Cookie Policy which sets out the terms on which we use cookies on the website.

Access to the wesbite

This website is non commercial.
Access to the website is made available to you free of charge and at the moment there are no requests to purchase or subscribe to any product or service.
We shall use reasonable endeavours to make the website available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except for when there is planned maintenance or unscheduled urgent maintenance. However, we do not warrant that the website will always be available or be uninterrupted and we reserve the right to suspend, discontinue, withdraw or amend the website or any content on it without notice to you. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the website, or the entire website, to some or all users and, if the need arises, we may close the website indefinitely.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

Limitation of liability for internal content

The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages.

Pursuant to section 7, para. 1 of the TMG (Telemediengesetz – Tele Media Act by German law), we as service providers are liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, we as service providers are  under no obligation to monitor external information provided or stored on our website. Once we have become aware of a specific infringement of the law, we will immediately remove the content in question. Any liability concerning this matter can only be assumed from the point in time at which the infringement becomes known to us.

Limitation of liability for external links

Our website contains links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the content of these websites is not under our control, we cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the point in time when the links were placed, no infringements of the law were recognisable to us. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to us, we will immediately remove the link in question.


The content and works published on this website are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilisation beyond the scope of copyright law shall require the prior written consent of the author or authors in question.

Information about you and your visits to the website.

We will process your personal data in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and all applicable legislation and in accordance with our Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy. By using the website, you consent to such processing. Please take the time to read the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy as they include important terms which apply to you.

The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded. We reserve the right to take legal steps in the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information; e.g., by means of spam mail.

Comments and complaints

If you would like to contact us with any queries, comments, problems or complaints regarding the website, or in connection with these Terms of Use, please send an email to
We will always endeavour to resolve any complaint you may have. However, if we are unable to resolve any dispute which may arise between us, either party is entitled to seek further recourse through the Online Dispute Resolution Platform. Operated by the European Commission, the ODR Platform is an online platform providing businesses and customers in the European Union with a forum for resolving online sales disputes without the need to go to court. The dispute resolution services available on the ODR Platform are provided free of charge, although neither you nor we are under any obligation to participate. Our email address is