Information about the portfolio shop / marketplace

Of course, a nice gallery for photography also needs a shop for collectors and lovers. With the new Portfolio Shop / Marketplace, we offer the opportunity to display and sell your laboriously created artwork online. With currently over 11,000 visitors per month on the site, we have created a great showroom with interested visitors.

We look forward to limited, signed, stamped photography, unique pieces, signed photo books and the like, which you would expect in a beautiful and exclusive gallery. The products must be released by us editorially and a display period must be booked, so that we can keep the level high. We are very excited about how the STRKNG marketplace develops over time!

Participate! Go to the shop settings , to activate your Portfolio Shop!

VIP members receive a free 3-month coupon for a product ad for each purchased year of STRKNG membership.


FAQ

When you post a product, it will appear both in your portfolio shop and in the STRKNG marketplace .

We see ourselves as a gallery for photography.

That means it should be appropriate and attractive products, which are expected in a gallery for photography.
These are mainly signed and limited edition photographs and prints (framed or unframed), signed photobooks and similar unique items.

Used cameras are not among them, unless they are rare and special models.
  The displaying of Fine Art Nude products is possible with us. (They must be censored when entered with the internal tool so that the product can be fully promoted.)

We reserve the right to reject products that do not fit into our concept or that do not reach a minimum quality.

See also "Content" at the terms & conditions .

In principle yes - anyone with an active STRKNG portfolio.
Of course, you should have the rights to sell the products and have understood and accepted the shop terms and conditions.

Our global terms & conditions also apply to shop content.

  1. Definition of portfolio shop, products and marketplace
    1. In a participant's portfolio it is possible to sell products, the participant then becomes the shop owner.
    2. The portion of the portfolio of products for sale, we call the portfolio shop.
    3. The products in the portfolio shop are classifieds for private individuals, or commercial goods for traders
    4. The sum of the products are also advertised in the marketplace by STRKNG.
    5. End customer refers to a buyer of a product in the shop

    The following terms and conditions regulate the relationship between you (the member = shop owner) and the STRKNG portal especially for portfolio shops.

  2. Legal basis
    1. STRKNG is a portal based in Germany, i. We are obliged to German law. Everyone is responsible for obeying the laws of their country and paying taxes properly.
    2. In addition to a classified ad market, we also offer the possibility to set up a portfolio shop on STRKNG for traders with the shop function.
      Traders are obliged to provide the necessary information, according to the laws of their country, to the shop.
      Through our shop Settings we provide assistance with the establishment of a commercial shop especially for the German market.
      This assistance can not replace a legal advice of course.
    3. We do not take over guarantee for wrongly or incompletely provided information to the shop and can give no legal advice.
    4. We are happy to receive any suggestions for improving our formal infrastructure.

  3. Individuals
    1. A use of the shop function as a private person is possible. These are then the contributions to classifieds, or "hobby" under German law.
    2. The shop owner hereby confirms that he duly taxes any sales according to the laws of his country.
    3. Even if private persons are not imprint-liable, the collection of personal information is necessary for the shop operation. (Clear name, address) These are not published and stored only for end user security and billing purposes.
    4. If an optional telephone number is specified in the settings, it will be published in the portfolio shop. If necessary, it facilitates contact by the end customer.
    5. Inquiries by the end customer will be sent to the specified e-mail address, this must be valid and active.
      The e-mail address will not be published in private individuals.

  4. Tradespeople
    1. A legally correct and binding input of the shop settings is a prerequisite for your shop, including for traders:
      1. Personal address and tax information / imprint
      2. Conditions
      3. Information on the right of withdrawal
      4. Data protection
    2. We help you with the setup with tips and links, but you are responsible and liable for your shop.
    3. The switching of the shop in your portfolio, or the products in the market place takes place only after complete input of the shop attitudes as well as release of the first product.
    4. Incomplete or incorrect information can lead to a closure of your shop, even later. Existing display bookings will not be refunded in this case.

  5. Product admission
    1. Only products that meet our gallery concept can be sold in the shop / marketplace.
    2. A higher edition is allowed in one contribution, but not different products.
    3. We reserve the right to refuse products that do not fit into our concept, that are not fully declared or that do not reach a minimum quality level.
    4. A claim to the publication does not exist.
    5. A product rejection occurs without justification.

  6. Fees / display duration
    1. After the editorial release, the display period of the product contribution must be booked for a fee.
    2. There is no sales commission.
    3. The display time can be extended at any time by re-booking (then without editorial check).
    4. VIP members receive a free 3-month coupon for a product ad for each purchased year of STRKNG membership .

  7. Contract term / termination
    1. The contract period corresponds to the booked advertisement period.
    2. It can be terminated on both sides.
    3. You can end your ad at any time by deleting the product. All product data is lost. A reimbursement of the proportionate amount for a paid booking is then not.
    4. A paid booking can be terminated at any time by us to the end of the month, with any remaining amount is refunded by us.

  8. Transactions
    1. Our goal is to give the visitors of STRKNG the feeling of a high quality gallery visit. The feeling should of course also be found in the products offered and in the processing of an order. Of course, in our view, this includes:
      1. Truthful descriptions
      2. Fast response times (even with revocations)
      3. Easy to contact
      4. Good packaging and reasonable prices for shipping

    2. Negative feedback on the settlement of the transaction by the buyer (s) may result in the closing of the shop or, in willful cases, immediate closure of the portfolio (see Termination for good cause in the terms and conditions).

  9. Limitation of liability
    1. STRKNG is liable in accordance with the statutory provisions for intent and gross negligence on the part of STRKNG, its legal representatives, officers or other vicarious agents. The same applies to the assumption of warranties or other no-fault liability as well as claims under the Product Liability Act or culpable injury to life, limb or health. STRKNG is basically liable for STRKNG, its representatives, executives and simple vicarious agents caused simply negligent violations of essential contractual obligations, ie such obligations on the performance of which the user regularly trusts and trust in the proper performance of the contract, but in this case the amount after limited to the typical, foreseeable damage.
    2. Eine weitere Haftung von STRKNG ist ausgeschlossen.
    3. Insofar as the liability of STRKNG is excluded or limited, this also applies in favor of the personal liability of its legal representatives, executives and simple vicarious agents.

  10. Exemption
    1. The user indemnifies STRKNG from all claims that other users or other third parties assert against STRKNG for infringement of their rights by offers and other content posted by the user via the STRKNG services or due to its other use of STRKNG services. The user assumes the costs of the necessary legal defense of STRKNG including all court and legal fees in the statutory amount. This does not apply if the infringement is not the responsibility of the user. In the event of a claim by a third party, the user is obligated to provide STRKNG immediately, truthfully and completely with all information necessary for the examination of the claims and a defense.

11/2018

Display Period Price
1 month 3,50 EUR
2 months 6,- EUR
3 months 8,- EUR

VIP members can use free product ad vouchers, if any.

We promote the products via the platform, our newsletter and, if applicable, (censorship restrictions) via connected social media.
You will receive statistical data on the frequency of views and clicks of your offer.
STRKNG currently has over 10,000 interested visitors per month.

We are not responsible for the settlement between buyer and seller.

We are not responsible for payments, product condition, availability, or shipping.