terms and conditions and privacy policy

For any information relating to the Site email us to info@atelierkristel.com



User: Any visitor to www.atelierkristel.com


Site: www.atelierkristel.com, the website hosted online displaying the work of Artist kristel Bechara, they terms are used interchangeably and shall have the same meaning.



The TSCS are intended to define the rules of use of the Site by the User, as well as the obligations of www.atelierkristel.com.

The User agrees, each time he/she visits to the Site, to respect the present TSCS applicable to all services and the contents available on the Site.

As a result, the User accepts, without any reservation, these TSCS in their entirety before any use of this Site and its services.



www.atelierkristel.com reserves the right to modify, at any time, the TSCS in order to factor in any legal, jurisprudential, editorial, functional and/or technical evolution required.

The version of the TSCS that shall prevail is the one that is accessible online via the Site on the day the Site is being used by the User and available at the address www.atelierkristel.com/tscs.



The Site offers Users a service allowing them to consult the catalogue of the various artworks offered for sale by the artist Kristel Bechara, as well as make offers to purchase artworks that are for sale.

The sales are made in application of the General Conditions of Sale available at the following address www.atelierkristel.com/gtcs the User must refer to before any purchase.



www.atelierkristel.com is the exclusive owner of all intellectual property rights on both the development of the Site and its content, unless expressly mentioned otherwise.

The Site, brands, drawings and models, images, texts, photos, logos, graphic charters, software and programmes, search engines, databases, sounds, videos, domain names, design and any other content available on the Site, although this list is not exhaustive, are the exclusive property of www.atelierkristel.com and are protected by the provisions of the copyright law, trademark laws, patent law and any other right of intellectual or industrial property in force.

The User must seek the prior approval of www.atelierkristel.com for any reproduction, publication, copy of the various contents from the Site.

Any full or partial reproduction, by any process whatsoever, of the content of the Site without the prior authorization from www.atelierkristel.com, would constitute an infringement under article under the corresponding applicable laws and jurisdiction of where the infringement occurred.



The personal data of the User are collected and kept by www.atelierkristel.com to allow the implementation of these provisions.

When you purchase from us, we’ll ask you to provide information including your name, billing address, shipping address, email address and phone number. We’ll use this information for purposes, such as, to:

  • Send you information about your account and order
  • Respond to your requests, including refunds and complaints
  • Process payments and prevent fraud
  • Comply with any legal obligations we have, such as calculating taxes
  • Improve our store offerings
  • Send you marketing messages, if you choose to receive them

If you create an account, we will store your name, address, email and phone number, which will be used to populate the checkout for future orders.

We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes for which we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store order information for 15 years for tax and accounting purposes. This includes your name, email address and billing and shipping addresses.

We will also store comments or reviews, if you choose to leave them.

www.atelierkristel.com is committed to take all necessary measures to best protect the confidentiality of the information provided by the User. We DO NOT share information with third parties.



By accepting these TSCS, the User acknowledges that, when navigating the Site, a Cookie may be installed automatically on its browser.

These Cookies are designed to allow a faster and more effective user navigation for the User during his/her various connections on the Site.

The User may, if he so wishes, disable Cookies through the settings of the browser used to be able access the Site.

While you visit our site, we’ll track:

  • Products you’ve viewed: we’ll use this to, for example, show you products you’ve recently viewed
  • Location, IP address and browser type: we’ll use this for purposes like estimating taxes and shipping
  • Shipping address: we’ll ask you to enter this so we can, for instance, estimate shipping before you place an order, and send you the order!



These TSCS enter into force from the time the User accesses the Site and without the need for him to create a user account or to log into the site. They apply as long as the User utilises the services of www.atelierkristel.com.



In its relationship with the User, www.atelierkristel.com shall not be held responsible for the interruption of operation of the site or inability to access it, or adverse conditions of usage of the Site OR any loss of data, time, opportunity and/or any other indirect damage related to the use of the Site.



These TSCS constitute the entire terms and conditions agreed between www.atelierkristel.com and the User and replace any earlier agreement, written or oral, relating to the purpose of the TSCS.

All additional terms and conditions or dispute pertaining to the purpose of the TSCS and contained in any written or oral communication addressed to www.atelierkristel.com will be void and unenforceable.



If, for any reason and to any extent whatsoever a provision of these terms should be deemed as void or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of these TSCS and the relevant stipulation shall be applied to the extent permitted by law.



In case of a dispute and if no amicable solution is found, express jurisdiction shall be attributed to the Courts of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, notwithstanding the plurality of defendants or right of appeal, even for emergency or protective procedures, summary procedures or by request.



We accept payments through PayPal. When processing payments, some of your data will be passed to PayPal, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and billing information. (Please see the PayPal Privacy Policy for more details.)