I have registered at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM, but so far no verification e-mail has arrived. What’s next?
A: Please check the spam folder of your e-mail account. Quite often e-mails by unknown senders are being saved there. If this won’t be successful, please contact us by e-mail – we are happy to support you.Q: I would like to join POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM. Are there any costs involved?
A: You are welcome to join us anytime. Our portal is free of any costs, that applies to the art contest as well.Q: What’s the function of the username?
A: The username is your name at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM. You decide whether it will be your real name or a pseudonym.
Attention: Please enter your first and last name, if you want other visitors to find your real name.Q: Will I be able to switch between profile types ‚artist’ and ‚art friend’?
A: Unfortunately, you won’t be able to switch profile types. For example: You have registered as ‘art friend’ and would like to show your own artwork. In this case please delete your existing ‘art friend’ profile and create a new ‘artist’ profile.Q: Do I need to upload portrait photos?
A: No, you don’t have to. If you do not upload a portrait photo, a silhouette symbol will be shown in your profile instead. However a portrait photo adds an important personal touch to your profile and increases the number of possible contacts to other portal members.Q: Is it possible to upload videos which will be run on the portal? Video is an important art form as well...
A: Unfortunately, video upload is not possible at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM. Please post your video at e.g. www.youtube.com and refer to this video at our portal: you might cut/paste the youtube link into the field ‘Exhibitions’.Q: How do I switch the primary artwork?
A: By default the first artwork you are uploading will be your primary artwork at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM. This primary artwork will be shown together with your username at the artists’ survey. At ‘My Artworks’ you can select each artwork as primary artwork: just click ‚Set as primary artwork’.Q: Some artworks are featuring an € symbol. What’s the reason?
A: The € symbol indicates that this artwork is for sale. The enlarged view of the artwork shows the price.Q: What’s the meaning of ‚My Favorite Art’?
A: You can mark artworks you like really much at our portal as ‚My Favorite Art’. At the enlarged view of the artwork you will find the function ‘Add to my favorite art’. You can only use this function if you are a registered member of POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM.Q: Will I be notified by e-mail when I receive messages by other members of the portal?
A: You decide whether to be notified by e-mail or not. Please click ‘Privacy Options’ at your profile, there you can also decide which members will be allowed to send you messages.Q: Art contest: I am participating at the current round and would like to see my rank at the voting. How does that work?
A: At ‘My Contest / Submit Artwork’ you will find the current ranking of your artwork.Q: Contest voting: Once I’ve voted for an artwork I can’t change my mind anymore,can I…? Sometimes I would like to reassign a different number of stars. Is that possible?
A: Unfortunately, that’s not possible; voting for an artwork is irreversible.Q: I am not getting any search results. What’s the appropriate way to search?
A: Please use our Advanced Search
form. There you will find numerous choices; additionally preset search criteria will support a successful search. To use all the functions of our Advanced Search
form please register at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM. Register HereQ: The overall layout of the portal is somewhat strange, e.g. thumbnails won’t be shown completely.
A: Probably you are using an old version of Internet Explorer®
(version 5.0/5.5). These older browser versions are affected by dangerous security gaps, therefore our portal does not support these versions. Please update to a more recent version Internet Explorer®
6 or 7. For your own safety!
Besides you could employ the Firefox®
browser.Q: How do I delete my profile at POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM?
A: What a pity that you are about to quit. It would be very supportive if you could tell us your reasons to quit, after all it is our goal to constantly improve POP SURREALISM AND URBAN ART FORUM.
To answer your question: To delete your profile please visit ‚My Profile / Personal Info’. Please scroll down to the end of the form, there you can delete your profile. Then all personal details and artworks will be irrevocably deleted; nevertheless you are welcome to register again anytime.