Terms for Auction
The Site provides an online auction for appropriately qualified Artists sellers (“Seller”) to offer to sell artworks (“Items”) moderated by Weekofart web-page to prospective purchasers (“Buyers”). Any sale of an Item directly between a Buyer and a Seller is governed by these Terms.
The Site is available to users 18 years and older who have not been suspended or removed by Weekofart for any reason. In consideration of your use of the Site, during registration and at all times you voluntarily enter information into your account, you agree to give truthful, accurate, current and complete information about yourself. Buyers, all participants must pay bidding fee auction, amount is 10 Gel and fee is not fixed. Paid fee is non-refundable.
The role of Weekofart is expressly limited to making the Site available and maintaining the Site for sellers and buyers. Weekofart is an intermediary and not an agent or fiduciary for any seller, buyer or user for any purpose.
Weekofart may, but is not obligated to, provide intermediary services between the buyer and seller in connection with customer service or dispute resolution matters.
Parties & Relation
The Artists Seller is responsible for accurately describing and pricing the Items it is offering for sale. The Buyer is solely responsible for determining the value, condition and authenticity of the Items being purchased and for paying the purchase price to the Seller including any sales tax, VAT or import/export duties.
All Items displayed on the auction are unique and are offered by Artists (“Sellers”).
All Items displayed on the Site are sold “As-Is” and “With All Faults”.
Weekofart may make available the Auctions where sellers may offer artworks for sale by auction to the highest bidder. The web page may, but is not obligated (it depends on Auction terms) to provide intermediary services, such as item transportation to the buyer and etc.. Weekofart reserves the right in its sole discretion and at any time including during an auction to refuse or revoke permission for sellers to offer goods or for buyers to submit bids.
All bids shall be in Georgian Lari or United States Dollars (currency will be written below the artworks). Participating sellers and buyers may be required to register on the site, may select a username and password, and must agree to be bound by these terms. Buyers must register a valid credit card with Weekofart and agree to pay a buyer’s premium to Weekofart which shall be included to the successful bid price. The successful bidder shall pay the purchase price, it includes in it the buyer’s premium as the final purchase price.
Bids are submitted by clicking the “bid” button on the site; all bids are final and cannot be amended or retracted once submitted. All bids will be recorded by Weekofart and such recording shall constitute the final and conclusive determination and record of each bid and the highest bid.
Enter any bid amount as long as it is greater than or equal to the “Next Minimum Bid” (displayed below the bid field), click on “Bid” and it will automatically place a straight bid at the next increment and hold the bid you submitted (if higher than the “Next Minimum Bid”) as your “Maximum Bid”.
You will receive an email confirmation of your bid and will be notified by email when you are outbid.
Please note that if the auction moves to a live event (the auction page will specify this and the bidder will be noticed as such by email), the highest bidder after the close of the online auction will be the opening bid at the event and will be notified within 48 hours after the event if the bid is the final winning bid or been outbid by someone at the event.If you are not contacted by Weekofart, you were not the highest bidder.
Upon the close of each auction shall separately confirm the highest bid to the seller and notify the buyer submitting the highest bid that the bid was successful. And then the buyer should make online payment according the invoice. The price does not include a transportation fee it depends on the location and will be provided to the buyer with the artwork invoice.
Upon receipt of the payment for the artwork (item) Weekofart shall email both the successful buyer and seller and shall provide Artist (“seller) with the name, address, telephone number and email address of the buyer for transportation the artwork (“item”);
If for any reason after Weekofart’s initial confirmation of the successful bid the buyer cancels the transaction or fails to make payment to the seller, the buyer shall remain liable to Weekofart for the full buyer’s premium and Weekofart reserves the right to retain such buyer’s premium in addition to any other remedies at equity.
Any dispute with respect to the auction of any item shall be resolved between buyer and seller and without the participation of Weekofart. Seller is solely responsible for collecting payment from the buyer. Weekofart does not guaranty and is not responsible in any way for the performance of buyers or sellers participating in the auction.
Artists (“Sellers”) are responsible for shipment of artworks (“goods”) to successful bidding buyers upon receipt of the purchase price. Sellers must make shipment promptly on receipt of good funds from buyers, if the Weekofart arranging shipment it is only technical operation and the Weekofart does not take any responsibility with any other duties, mentioned above as the Artist’s (“seller”) responsibilities.
Buyers are responsible for determining the value, condition and authenticity of the goods. Buyers participating in the Auctions represent and warrant by placing any bid that they are ready, willing and able to pay the purchase price bid, all applicable taxes and the buyer’s premium all within 24 hours of the close of the auction if they are the successful bidder. Each buyer placing any bid represents and warrants that such bids are not the product of any collusive or other anti-competitive agreement.
Web page is not responsible for any errors or failures to execute bids placed online, including, without limitation, errors or failures caused by loss of connection to the internet or to the online bidding software.
Risk of Loss – The items purchased from our Site are shipped by a third-party carrier pursuant to a shipment contract. As a result, risk of loss and title for such items may pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier.
Right of the Withdrawal – There is no return of the purchased item. The amount paid by the buyer will not be refunded.