For the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018, the data controller is Modern ArtBuyer Limited (company number 07949922). Our registered office is at 1 Cliffe Drive, Limpley Stoke, Bath BA2 7FY.
Modern ArtBuyer is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Modern Artbuyer may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 31 January 2012.
What we collect
If you either place an order, subscribe online, sign up at an art fair or pop-up, express an interest in our artists or speak with us, we may collect the following information:
- name and job title, where relevant
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode and preferences
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional emails about Modern ArtBuyer new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting and relevant using the email address which you have provided.
- Very occasionally, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking the unsubscribe link at the foot of our monthly newsletter, and your details will be removed from our database immediately.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties or external agencies unless we are required by law to do so.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Modern ArtBuyer, 1 Cliffe Drive, Limpley Stoke, Bath BA2 7FY.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.