Magpie Contemporary Art
Art Finding Consultancy

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Magpie Contemporary Art

Introduction

Magpie Contemporary Art (“Magpie”) takes personal data security seriously and aims to comply with all relevant legislation.   We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of customers and visitors to our website.  

This Policy explains how your personal information is collected, used and shared when you visit this website.  If you have any questions about it, please contact us at hello@magpiecontemporaryart.co.uk

Amendments

Magpie will review and may change this Policy from time to time, to comply with legislation, guidance or as we see fit.  Please check back to ensure you are kept informed of any changes.

Collecting and Using Your Data

Your data is only used to facilitate the delivery of goods or services in our business as an art gallery, such as online purchases, or informing you about our events and exhibitions and keeping you up-to-date on our artists’ work via newsletters.  

Email newsletter: You may choose to register with our mailing list either through our website, by direct email, or in person at an exhibition, in order to receive newsletters from Magpie.  These are delivered periodically, directly to your inbox via a secure third-party email newsletter programme accessed by Magpie staff only.  You can unsubscribe from our email newsletter at any time.  You may also update your personal data at any time.  

Contact forms: We use return email addresses to answer emails we receive.  

Third party payment companies: When you make a credit or debit card payment for a purchase from Magpie the company we use to process payments may send us your name and email details.

Magpie will never sell your personal data.  

You may request the details of personal data that we hold about you under data protection law.  A small fee may be payable.  If you wish to make a data protection request or a complaint please contact us in the first instance so that we can attempt to address your concerns.  You can contact us at hello@magpiecontemporaryart.co.uk or write to Nina Jex, Magpie Contemporary Art, The Garden House, The Sands, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 1NQ.

Cookies 

Cookies allow small amounts of text to be stored on your device via your web browser, which allow us to anonymously track our visitor’s journey through our website, thus enabling us to improve on your experience of our website.

You may browse our website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself or your location by declining to accept cookies.

Our website automatically collects some anonymous information about you as you move through the site and provides data about what you do on the site.  We use this data to inform the development of our business.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information held with us is secure.  To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical and electronic procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Magpie’s website is monitored by Squarespace and Google Analytics who gather non-personally identifying information about your device and your visit to our website, such as your general geographical location, IP address, browser type, referral source, duration of visit and number of visits.  This information helps us to better understand how visitors use our website and allows us to improve what we offer by tailoring it to our visitors’ needs.

Policy last reviewed May 2019.