Legal Notice

Director of website publication :

The Fondation Giacometti whose head office is located at 3 bis court of Rohan - 75006 Paris cedex 06, registered in the Répertoire des Entreprises et des Etablissements, under the number of SIREN 453 058 232, publishes the website

The presentation and the contents of this site constitute a work protected by the laws in force on the intellectual property, of which the Foundation Giacometti is only holder.

Project Managers :

Christian Alandete
Hugo Daniel

Assisted by Maximin Cousy Barbereau

Contributors :

Serena Bucalo-Mussely
Thierry Pautot
Michèle Kieffer
Mathilde Lecuyer-Maillé
Émmanuelle Le Cadre
Émilie Simon
Émile Bouchet-Le Mappian
Alban Chaine
Clara Gibertoni
Margot Giusiano

Use of the website

- Quality of information :

The Fondation Giacometti takes the utmost care and implements any means to disseminate quality information on the "" website.
The Giacometti Foundation can not however guarantee absolutely the accuracy and completeness of this information. Thus, the Fondation Giacometti, subject to an obligation of means, can not be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage due to information misused and / or that would have proved inaccurate or incomplete.

- Intellectual property rights :

The Fondation Giacometti informs users of this site that many elements of this site:
(a) are protected by copyright legislation: this may include photographs, articles, drawings, animated sequences, ...;
(b) and / or are protected by design legislation;
(c) are protected by design rights and trademarks law.
The elements thus protected are the property of the Fondation Giacometti or of third parties having authorized the Fondation Giacometti n to exploit them.

As such, any reproduction, representation, use, adaptation, modification, incorporation, translation, commercialization, partial or complete by any process and on any medium whatsoever (paper, digital, ...) are prohibited, without the written authorization of the Fondation Giacometti, except the exceptions referred in the Article L 122.5 of the Code of Intellectual Property, under penalty of constituting an infringement of copyrights and/or designs and/or trademarks, punishable by two years imprisonment and a fine of € 150,000.

- Copyrights and/or Design rights and Trademarks law :

The present site constitutes a work of which the Fondation Giacometti is the author within the meaning of articles L. 111.1 and following of the Code de la propriété intellectuelle. The design and development of this site were provided by
The photographs, texts, slogans, drawings, images, animated sequences with or without sound as well as all the works integrated into the site are the property of the Fondation Giacometti or third parties having authorized the Giacometti Foundation to use them.
Reproductions, on paper or computer, of this site are authorized provided that they are strictly reserved for personal use excluding any use for advertising and / or commercial and / or information and / or that they are comply with the provisions of Article L122-5 of the Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle.

- Access to the website ""

The Fondation Giacometti can not be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage resulting from the access to its website and those of its partners, or on the contrary of the impossibility to reach it.

- Distribution of a mail / email : 

The Fondation Giacometti can not be held responsible for the delay, the loss or the bad distribution of a mail / email, or its sending or not to an erroneous electronic address.

- Link to other websites : 

The website gives access to external websites of partners, by hypertext links or the integration of content of partners in the website
Although the selection of links to external websites has been carefully monitored, the Fondation Giacometti can not be held responsible for the provision of these external websites. It can not bear any responsibility for the content, advertising, products, services or any other material from these external websites or available on or from these external websites.
the Fondation Giacometti can not be held responsible for the acts or omissions of its partners.

Respect for your privacy :

- Collection of your personal data

During your visits on the "" website, the Fondation Giacometti may ask you certain information about you in order to be able to identify you, offer you personalized services, or even to improve the website and to listen to you.
Nominative data (names, first names, postal address, ...) or non-nominative (your preferences, favorite information, ...) may be requested especially when:

1. contact with the Fondation Giacometti
2. contact with the Press Service

Some information about you must be provided for you to access to the service. Information that is mandatory is marked with an asterisk.

- The rights of access and rectification:

In accordance with the provisions of the law of 6 January 1978 called " Loi Informatique et Libertés " relating to computers, files and freedoms, automated processing of personal data made from the website "www.fondation-giacometti. fr" have been declared to the Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés (CNIL).
Internet users have at any time a right to access, modify, rectify and delete data concerning them which can be directly exercised via the Espace Perso or by writing to:

la Fondation Giacometti
3 bis cour de Rohan - 75006 Paris

- Security of your personal data :

The Fondation Giacometti undertakes to respect the provisions of the law "Informatique et Libertés" n ° 78-17 of 6 January 1978.

The Giacometti Foundation ensures optimal security measures against the loss, misuse and alteration of information entrusted to it by internet users. All data received on our website is saved daily and stored on a backup medium.

- Cookies :

The Fondation Giacometti informs you that it is likely to use temporary "cookies" valid for a consultation session of the website ""
These "cookies" are data stored in RAM on your computer. They do not allow us to identify you; on the other hand, it records information relating to the navigation of your computer on our site (the pages which you consulted, the date and time of the consultation, etc.) which we will be able to read during your subsequent visits.
The data collected through "cookies" are intended to identify you when you want to connect to your Espace Candidat and memorize your connection to the website ""

The setting of the browser software makes it possible to inform of the presence of a cookie and possibly to refuse it.

This website is subject to French law

- Others :

The Giacometti Foundation company undertakes to make its best efforts to ensure users access to the site at all times and to do its best to remedy any unavailability as soon as possible.
The Giacometti Foundation company reserves the right to update these conditions at any time without notice.


The present General Conditions of Sale apply between:

The FONDATION GIACOMETTI, recognised as a state-approved private institution, with headquarters located at 3 bis, Cour de Rohan, 75006 Paris, France,

SIRET identification number: 4530582320002

Web site:

Telephone: +33 (0)1 44 54 52 44


Any natural or legal person making a purchase on the site 


The purpose of these General Conditions of Sale is to define the contractual provisions between the FONDATION GIACOMETTI and the CUSTOMER as well as the conditions applicable to any TICKET order made on the web site (for individuals) or (for structures).

CUSTOMERS acknowledge having read these terms and conditions prior to the validation of their order. The validation of the order implies acceptance of the general conditions of sale without exception by the CUSTOMER.

The Fondation Giacometti reserves the right to adapt or modify at any time these terms and conditions of sale. In case of modification, the general conditions of sale in force on the day of the placing of the order will be applied.


Access to the Institut Giacometti can only be gained by reservation by Internet on our web site:, whether for a free visit, a guided tour, access to the library, the Prints and Drawings Room, an event (conference, symposium), as well as for any other purchase of a product proposed on our site.

The customer has the opportunity to buy:

One or more tickets giving entrance to the Institut (Tour of the Studio and the temporary exhibition).

One or more tickets for a guided tour.

One or more tickets for the Prints and Drawings Room

One or more products offered for sale online (exhibition catalogues, derived products, etc.)

Unless otherwise indicated, the total number of entrance TICKETS to the Institut accumulated per booking per person (excluding group reservations) may not be greater than: 6.

CUSTOMERS are informed, in real time, when placing their order, of the availability of the desired TICKETS.


The prices of TICKETS are those mentioned on the website at the time of the order. They are indicated in euros net of taxes.

The total price on validation of the order is the final price, all taxes and management fees included. It is included in the order confirmation email and the order summary.

The FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT reserves the right to change prices. TICKETS will be invoiced on the basis of the tariffs in force at the time of the registration of orders.

The site proposes several rates depending on the type of visit and the age or status of the beneficiary of the right of entrance. Visitors who may benefit from a reduced rate or enter free of charge (see the list in the Practical Information tab of the web site) must present an identity document and relevant supporting documents at the control desk.


The procedure for purchasing an online ticket is found on the web site: for individuals, and on the web site: for groups.

The different types of tickets are presented on the Home page. A CUSTOMER account must be created in order to make the purchase.


5.1 Payment terms

As reservation of tickets can only be made online, payment of the TICKETS by the CUSTOMER is carried out in one of the following ways, at the choice of the CUSTOMER:

By bank card: Mastercard, Visa.

by PayPal

As soon as the transaction is completed, an order summary is sent by email to the CUSTOMER. CUSTOMERS can then obtain their ticket(s) by logging into their Customer account.

5.2 Securing payments

The FONDATION GIACOMETTI uses the services of the Ingenico company for any payment made on the site: (or The site has an online “3D Secure” payment system to encrypt the CUSTOMER’s bank card number.


Your TICKET order is only definitively confirmed, and only engages the FONDATION GIACOMETTI, on reception of the email confirming that the order has been validated.

The confirmation email acknowledges receipt of the order and contains the link to the customer’s personal space in order to download the ticket.


Tickets will be delivered to the customer's personal space. They must be downloaded on to a mobile phone or printed on A4 white paper; barcodes and mentions must be perfectly legible.


8.1 All TICKETS are systematically checked at the entrance to the site. This check consists of a scan of the barcode written on the TICKET (or QR Code). The TICKET is personal and untransferable. The TICKET must be kept until the end of the visit.

8.2 Only TICKETS printed on white A4 paper or presented on a smartphone with a QR Code and perfectly legible mentions will be accepted.

Partially printed, stained, damaged or illegible TICKETS will not be accepted.

8.3 The FONDATION GIACOMETTI reserves the right to verify the identity of person(s) benefiting from a reduced rate or entry free of charge. Acceptable for this purpose: national identity card, passport, driving licence.

8.4 Any free or reduced rate TICKET must be presented with proof of the free or reduced rate. Only the following valid documents are accepted to justify free or reduced rate admission:

- for age-related discounts or free admissions: valid national identity card or passport and family record book for children.

- for students: valid student card

- for people with disabilities:

- for jobseekers: Pôle Emploi certificate less than six months old,

- for RSA beneficiaries: CAF certificate less than three months old.

- for beneficiaries of the minimum old-age pension: annual certificate of receipt of the supplementary disability allowance (ASI) or the solidarity allowance for the elderly (ASPA).

- for ICOM members: a valid membership card.

8.5 TICKETS are only valid for the visit and time specified at the time they are ordered. CUSTOMERS must arrive at the time specified on their tickets. Beyond 30 minutes late, the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT reserves the right to refuse access to the visit or event concerned.

In the event of a breach of any of the conditions set out in this article 8, the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT reserves the right to refuse access to the visit or event concerned.


It is strictly forbidden to duplicate or forge a TICKET in any way.

Anyone who illegally reproduces a TICKET and/or uses a counterfeit TICKET shall be liable to criminal prosecution.

The FONDATION GIACOMETTI will refuse access to the site to any bearer of a TICKET with a barcode that has already been scanned.

It is strictly forbidden to sell the TICKET at a price higher than the price indicated on the TICKET.


The FONDATION GIACOMETTI declines any responsibility in the event of loss or theft of TICKET(S), including within the precincts of the site concerned.


11.1 In accordance with Article L 121-21-8 12° of the French Consumer Code, the purchase of a TICKET is not subject to any right of withdrawal.

No TICKET may be exchanged or refunded once it has been issued, except in the case of cancellation by the Fondation Giacometti of the visit or event to which the TICKET gives the right of admission under the conditions defined in Article 11.2.

The exchange or refund is, however, excluded when cancellation is due to a case of force majeure as defined in Article 13.

11.2 In case of cancellation by the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT of the visit or event appearing on the TICKET, the CUSTOMER will be informed as soon as possible and if possible, a postponement of the visit or event concerned will be proposed. If postponement is impossible, the CLIENT can be refunded. The request for refund must be made within three months from the date of cancellation or modification on presentation of the non-invalidated ticket and bank details (bank account statement or credit card number with expiry date), to the exclusion of any other compensation or indemnity by email or mail.

Any claims should be made to: / Fondation Giacometti 3 bis cour de Rohan 75006 PARIS


12.1. The FONDATION GIACOMETTI cannot under any circumstances be held liable for any non-performance or poor performance of the services to which the TICKETS give entitlement which is attributable either to the CUSTOMER, to the unpredictable and insurmountable fact of a third party, or to a case of force majeure as defined in Article 13 of these General Conditions of Sale.

12.2 Except for any dysfunction of the site attributable to the Fondation, the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT cannot be held responsible for anomalies that may occur during ordering, treatment, downloading or printing of the TICKET, attributable either to the CUSTOMER, or to the unpredictable and insurmountable fact of any third party foreign to the service, or to a case of force majeure as defined in Article 13 of these General Conditions of Sale.


The CUSTOMER and the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT cannot be held responsible for any non-compliance resulting from a case of force majeure. The case-law of French courts and tribunals considers in particular the following to constitute cases of force majeure: total or partial strikes whether internal or external to the FONDATION GIACOMETTI-INSTITUT, blockage of means of transport or supply for whatever reason, government or legal restrictions, computer failures, and the blocking of telecommunications including networks and especially the Internet.


When placing the order, personal data are requested from the CUSTOMER.

The personal information requested from the Customer is required to process orders and to print rights of entrance and invoices.

The personal data collected are processed by the FONDATION GIACOMETTI in accordance with the legal provisions relating to the protection of personal data specified in the French law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to Data Processing and Freedom of Information.

- the Customer is informed that this authorised treatment of information has been declared to the CNIL, the French body responsible for data privacy.

- Customers have at any time a right to access, modify, rectify and delete personal data concerning themselves. They may exercise this right with the FONDATION GIACOMETTI by sending a letter including proof of identity (photocopy of an identity document) to the following address:

FONDATION GIACOMETTI, 3 bis cour de Rohan 75006 PARIS. Or by sending an email to: 

Customers concerned may consent, when their personal information is collected, to receive newsletters giving news of exhibitions, events and promotional offers published by the Centre Pompidou. For this, it is sufficient to tick the appropriate box. Subsequently, in accordance with the regulations in force, they can at any time request the withdrawal of their subscription from the files of the Fondation Giacometti by sending an e-mail to the following address:


To facilitate navigation on the web site, the FONDATION GIACOMETTI uses “cookies”. Cookies are used to record information relating to users’ navigation, but do not identify them.

The setting of the browser software makes it possible to be informed of the presence of cookies and to refuse them if desired, as described on the page: CUSTOMERS have a right of access, withdrawal and modification of personal data communicated through cookies by contacting the FONDATION GIACOMETTI at the following address: or FONDATION GIACOMETTI, 3 bis cour de Rohan 75006 PARIS.


For any information or question concerning the use of the web site, the conditions of use of TICKETS as well as terms for ordering, issuing and refunding TICKETS, CUSTOMERS can connect to: or contact the FONDATION GIACOMETTI at the following address: 


These General Conditions of Sale are governed by French law.

In the event of litigation, only the courts of Paris shall be competent, after failure of all out-of-court solutions.

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