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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what information we collect and why we collect it. Art Bridges welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Art Bridges has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us.

Art Bridges is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its website. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Art Bridges website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Art Bridges website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. Art Bridges may at any time revise these Terms and Conditions by updating this posting.

Cookies and Pixel Tags

Art Bridges uses technologies such as “cookies” and “pixel tags” to optimize the functioning of our website and your experience. A cookie is a piece of data we store on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies enable us to personalize your experience. “Pixel tags” are small pieces of code that may place cookies or provide non personally-identifiable information such as IP address, time of website visit, or browser used. Pixel tags are used to determine what parts of a website a visitor has viewed, or whether an email was successfully opened. These technologies do not contain any personal information about you; they are used by Art Bridges for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Art Bridges website.

Art Bridges has authorized various reputable companies to help us track cookies and pixel tags so that we can offer the best possible experience for our visitors. Neither Art Bridges nor any of the companies we work with will collect personally-identifiable information using cookies or pixel tags.

You may choose to set your browser so that it does not accept cookies; you do not have to accept Art Bridges cookies to use the Art Bridges website.

Collection of Your Personal Information

Art Bridges only collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number, if you voluntarily share that information with us. Art Bridges also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Art Bridges public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Art Bridges does not read any of your private online communications. Art Bridges encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Art Bridges so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Art Bridges is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of Art Bridges.

Use of Your Personal Information

Art Bridges only collects your personal information if you voluntarily share that information with us. Art Bridges may use this information to help better operate the Art Bridges website and deliver the services you have requested. For example, Art Bridges might use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Art Bridges. Art Bridges might also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. Art Bridges does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Art Bridges may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Art Bridges may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Art Bridges and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. Art Bridges does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. Art Bridges keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Art Bridges, in order to determine what Art Bridges services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Art Bridges to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. Art Bridges websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Art Bridges or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Art Bridges; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Art Bridges, or the public.

Security of Your Personal Information

Art Bridges secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Art Bridges secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to This Statement

Art Bridges will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and user feedback. Art Bridges encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Art Bridges is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Art Bridges welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Art Bridges has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Art Bridges at info@artbridgesfoundation.org. We will use reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

This policy was last updated April 20, 2020.