This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for Stephen Simpson Art, specifically:
- What personally identifiable information is collected
- Which organisation is collecting this information
- How this information is used
- Our policy on sharing this information
- How we protect your information
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information
How do we collect your information?
I) WHEN YOU VISIT OUR WEBSITE
a) When you submit your personal information via our website
We collect and store information that you submit voluntarily through our website.
Our website uses a secure SSL certificate, so all traffic (transferral of files) between this website and your browser is encrypted and delivered over HTTPS.
When you first visit our website, we have a visible banner that makes it clear that cookies are used and gives you the opportunity to read more about the cookies we use and why we use them.
Attached to this banner is a button that allows you to consent to these cookies being stored on the device used to access our website. If you click the ‘I accept’ button or by continuing to use our site, we take it that you consent to this.
None of the information we gather via cookies identifies you as an individual – it is all entirely anonymous.
You can choose to disallow cookies by changing your browser settings. However, by doing so, you may hinder your user experience on this and other websites. If you would like to find out more about Cookies, please read the following Wikipedia page on internet Cookies. To find out how to delete cookies, please read the following guide “How to delete cookies”. You can also read more about cookies and how to opt-out/disallow them here: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
c) Analytics cookies
We use Google Analytics to help us understand how you interact with our website by collecting and reporting information anonymously. Aside from the approximate location (IP address), the information collected by Google Analytics is anonymous traffic data including browser information, device information, language. You can read more about Google Analytics Data privacy and security here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
d) Social sharing cookies
We use AddThis sharing buttons and tools so you can easily like or share our content on Facebook, Twitter and other social networks. Some of these social networks set their own cookies for statistical and/or marketing purposes. The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
AddThis uses DoubleClick cookies which will track your browsing on any website where those cookies are in place. Those cookies can then be used to serve you interest-based advertising on websites that use DoubleClick advertising systems. We do not serve any advertising of any kind to you on our site, but you do need to be aware that your browsing on our site may contribute to any interest-based advertising that could be served to you on other sites, whilst this cookie is in place in your browser.
You can opt out from using the AddThis/DoubleClick cookie on this page here: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out
If you would like more information about what other sites might be tracking your browsing to serve interest-based advertising, you can find out more here: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices
How this information is used
If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address or other contact details to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you any of our newsletters.
Our disclosure of this information
We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.
Protection of your information
stephensimpsonart.com uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.