Social Media Policy

This policy governs the operation of the account below (“the Account”) of the National Center for Art Research (“NCAR”).





  1. Basic Policy

    The purpose of the Account is to increase users’ interest in NCAR, and in art in general, by providing information on NCAR’s exhibitions, events, and programs.

  2. Operation

    The Account is operated by NCAR as follows.

    1. Content posted
      • Exhibitions and events at NCAR
      • Programs implemented by NCAR
      • Other information related to art and NCAR’s activities
    2. Reply, Like, and Share functions, Following and Retweeting As a general rule, we do not reply to, follow, or retweet posts from other user accounts, but we may share, follow, or retweet information from art museums, other types of museums, and media organizations as necessary.
  3. Deletion of posts by users, etc.

    Please note that if any of the following apply, we reserve the right delete all or part of a post or block an account without prior notice to the user:

    • Posts detrimental to public order or morals
    • Posts that violate, or may potentially violate, laws and regulations
    • Posts intended for political, religious, or commercial activities, etc.
    • Posts that infringe on the copyrights, right of likeness, or other intellectual property rights of NCAR or any third party
    • Posts that discriminate or encourage discrimination on the basis of race, ideology, religion, etc.
    • Posts that are false or factually inaccurate, or promote unsubstantiated rumors
    • Posts that damage privacy, such as by identifying, disclosing, or leaking personal information without the consent of the person in question.
    • Posts that impersonate another user, a third party, etc.
    • Posts that contain harmful programs, etc.
    • Posts that have inappropriate contents including obscenity, etc.
    • Any content that violates the X, Facebook and Instagram Terms of Use
    • Any other contents that NCAR deems inappropriate for its operations
  4. Intellectual Property Rights

    Intellectual property rights to text, images, and other content on the Account are the property of NCAR or other parties that have legitimate rights to them. Content posted on the Account may not be reproduced or reprinted without the prior written consent of NCAR. When quoting, etc., please be sure to clearly indicate the source of the quoted material in an appropriate manner.
    You are free to use the Follow and Retweet functions, but if you wish to use NCAR’s posts in other ways, please contact NCAR.

  5. Disclaimer

    • While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information posted on the Account, NCAR assumes no responsibility for any actions taken in connection with the Account.
    • NCAR is not responsible for any replies, retweets, comments and so forth posted by users to the Account.
    • NCAR is not responsible for any problems or disputes that may arise between users, or between users and third parties, in connection with the Account.
    • Copyrights to comments and other content belong to the user who posted them, but by posting them, the user grants NCAR the right to use the posted content worldwide free of charge and on a non-exclusive basis, and the user agrees not to exercise copyrights, etc. against NCAR.
    • The Account reserves the right to discontinue operation, delete posts, comments, etc., or delete the Account itself at any time without notice.
  6. Other

    This Social Media policy may be revised as necessary at any time.