Privacy Policy 

This privacy policy was last updated on 20 October 2020. 

“Art & The World” is part of the “Art & The World” Group which includes “Art & The World” International and “Art & The World” Direct. This privacy policy will explain how our organization uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website. 

You directly provide “Art & The World” with most of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you: 

  • Register online or place an order for any of our products or services. 
  • Voluntarily complete a customer survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards or via email. 
  • Use or view our website via your browser’s cookies.

How will we use your data? 

“Art & The World” collects your data so that we can: 

  • Process your order, manage your account.
  • Email you with special offers on other products and services we think you might like. 

If you agree, “Art & The World” will share your data with our partner companies so that they may offer you their products and services. When “Art & The World” processes your order, it may send your data to, and also use the resulting information from, credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases. 

How do we store your data?

“Art & The World” securely stores your data. “Art & The World” will keep your data until you request to delete your data. We will process all requests for personal data deletion within 30 days.

Marketing “Art & The World” would like to send you information about products and services of ours that we think you might like, as well as those of our partner companies. If you have agreed to receive marketing, you may always opt out at a later date. 

You have the right at any time to stop “Art & The World” from contacting you for marketing purposes or giving your data to other members of the “Art & The World” Group. If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, contact us here.

What are your data protection rights?

“Art & The World” would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following: 

  • The right to access: You have the right to request “Art & The World” for copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.
  • The right to rectification: You have the right to request that “Art & The World” correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request “Art & The World” to complete information you believe is incomplete.
  • The right to erasure: You have the right to request that “Art & The World” erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
  • The right to restrict processing: You have the right to request that “Art & The World” restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
  • The right to object to processing: You have the right to object to “Art & The World”‘s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
  • The right to data portability: You have the right to request that “Art & The World” transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions. 

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology. For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org.

How do we use cookies?

“Art & The World” uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

  • Keeping you signed in.
  • Understanding how you use our website.

What types of cookies do we use? 

There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses: 

Functionality: “Art & The World” uses these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used.

Advertising: “Art & The World” uses these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address. “Art & The World” sometimes shares some limited aspects of this data with third parties for advertising purposes. We may also share online data collected through cookies with our advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website. 

How to manage cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result. 

Changes to our privacy policy

“Art & The World” keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. If you have any questions about “Art & The World”‘s privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Privacy policies of other websites

The “Art & The World” website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

How to contact us

Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that “Art & The World” has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

You can contact “Art & The World” here.