Personal information is data that can be used to identify or contact a single person.
Here are some examples of the types of personal information ARTECHOUSE may collect and how we may use it:
When you purchase a product, download a software update, book reservations through or register on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, or other information as requested. You may, however, visit and browse our sites and offerings and not enter any of your personally identifiable information.
When you browse our website, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our art space, new exhibitions and other updates.
When you invite others to participate in ARTECHOUSE programs, ARTECHOUSE may collect the information you provide about those people such as name, mailing address, email address, and phone number. ARTECHOUSE will use such information to fulfill your requests, provide the relevant product or service, or for anti-fraud purposes.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website and application (we continually strive to improve our website and application offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
- To process transactions (In addition to processing your bookings, the email address you provide during booking processing may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your reservation, in addition to receiving occasional news, updates, related product or service information)
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
- To send periodic emails
We also may collect and store information about you that we receive from other sources to, among other things, enable us to verify, update and correct the information contained in our databases, prevent fraud, provide services to our other clients, and to better customize your experience on our site.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future marketing emails or if you don’t want to be on our mailing list, you can opt out anytime by updating your preferences.
From time to time, we may use your personal information to send important notices, such as communications about tickets and changes to our terms, conditions, and policies. Because this information is important to your interaction with ARTECHOUSE, you may not opt out of receiving these communications.
COLLECTION AND USE OF NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
We also collect data in a form that does not, on its own, permit direct association with any specific individual. We may collect, use, transfer, and disclose non-personal information for any purpose. The following are some examples of non-personal information that we collect and how we may use it:
We may collect information such as occupation, language, zip code, area code, unique device identifier, referrer URL, location, and the time zone where an ARTECHOUSE product is used so that we can better understand customer behavior and improve our products, services, and advertising.
We may collect and store details of how you use our services, including search queries. This information may be used to improve the relevancy of results provided by our services. Except in limited instances to ensure quality of our services over the Internet, such information will not be associated with your IP address.
With your explicit consent, we may collect data about how you use your device and applications in order to help app developers improve their apps.
If we do combine non-personal information with personal information the combined information will be treated as personal information for as long as it remains combined.
PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION & FAREHARBOR
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. Please understand that while we try our best to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
Our online ticketing system is hosted on FareHarbor Holdings, Inc (“FareHarbor”). They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our tickets and services to you.
Your data is stored through FareHarbor’s data storage, databases and the general FareHarbor application.
FareHarbor implements a variety of security measures to help maintain the safety of your personal information when you reserve a booking or enter, submit, or access your personal information. All supplied credit card information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. This information is then encrypted in their payment provider’s systems, may only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and they are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your personal information may be kept on file in order to archive reservation data, help improve the customer experience, and for other business purposes.
COOKIES & OTHER TECHNOLOGIES
ARTECHOUSE’s websites, online services, interactive applications, email messages, and advertisements may use “cookies” and other technologies such as pixel tags and web beacons. These technologies help us better remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits, understand user behavior, tell us which parts of our websites people have visited, and facilitate and measure the effectiveness of advertisements and web searches. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use any personally identifiable information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct, improve or market our business. We treat information collected by cookies and other technologies as non‑personal information. However, to the extent that Internet Protocol (IP) addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information by local law, we also treat these identifiers as personal information.
DISCLOSURE TO THIRD PARTIES
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
We also use third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site’s policies, or protect our or others rights, property, or safety in anyway legally or most appropriate to the situation at our sole discretion.
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
ARTECHOUSE’s site and app are a general audience website and app and do not offer services directed to children. You must be 16 years of age or older to book using ARTECHOUSE’s site or app. Should a child whom we know to be under 13 send personal information to us, we will use that information only to respond directly to that child to inform him or her that we must have parental consent before receiving his or her personal information and will delete the information. Bookings made by underage individuals without consent will not be honored. If you believe that ARTECHOUSE or FareHarbor has been provided with the personal information of a child under 13 without parental consent, please notify us immediately at email@example.com
VISITING OUR WEBSITE FROM OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
We may change our ownership or corporate organization while providing our site, app or services. We may also sell certain assets associated with the site, app or services. As a result, please be aware that in such event we may transfer some or all of your information to an entity acquiring all or part of our assets or to another entity with which we have merged.
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