Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Effective: 25 May 2018

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

To comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), it is essential that you are aware of how this website lauramoretongriffiths.com collects, uses and shares your personal information: your IP address and location.

This Privacy Policy explains the collection of data and data usage for the Laura Moreton-Griffiths website.

When using the Laura Moreton-Griffiths website, you agree that you are aware of the data practices that are explained here.

Basis in law

The lawful basis for lauramoretongriffiths.com collecting, storage and handling of your data by this website is necessary for the performance of this website. This site uses functional cookies and external scripts to improve your experience. In addition, your personal data is processed in order to present and promote Laura Moreton-Griffiths’ art, exhibitions, events and talks, in a reliable and secure manner.

Content on this site may include embedded content eg videos, images, articles, etc. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if you had visited the other website. The other websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Using this website

Laura Moreton-Griffiths website is hosted by WordPress. Their use and protection of your information is governed by their privacy policies and terms.

When you visit any WordPress site, functionality collects, uses and handles your personal information. This non-personally identifiable information can include the type of browser and device you use to access the site, location, access time, language preference, the web page you visited before coming to the site, and identifiers associated with your devices. Your devices (depending on their settings) may also transmit location information. Some plugins and third-party software store your information too. WordPress.com collects this data to better understand how its visitors use its website. They occasionally publish non-personally identifying information in reports on trends and website usage.

WordPress also collects potentially personally-identifiable information, like an ID number or IP address. Though WordPress does not use IP addresses to identify its visitors. And does not disclose such information, unless required to by law.

All information collected on WordPress.com is handled in accordance with GDPR legislation.

International transfers of your personal data

Lauramoretongriffiths.com is hosted on WordPress.com, which is accessible from any where in the world. So your data may be stored and processed outside of the European Union, to servers in the United States and other locations globally. Information may also be stored locally on servers in host countries. WordPress.com runs on thousands of servers located in different data centres in different parts of the US and around the world. They do occasionally experience problems, but the network is designed so that sites and site security continues working even when servers or parts of the network fail. Outages are rare and short. The data is transferred using secure connections that use encryption methods to secure the connection between a user’s browser and the server. This makes it hard for hackers to eavesdrop on the connection. Each server assembles the data automatically; this helps with safeguarding and administering. Each third party uses a variety of legal mechanisms and contracts. All parties that play a part in handling your data, regardless of their geographical location, must abide by GDPR regulations.

How Lauramoretongriffiths.com uses your information

As the owner of a cloud-based site hosted on WordPress.com lauramoretongriffiths.com collects a mix of non-personally identifiable information and personally identifiable information. Information from contact forms, your name, address, analytics, traffic log and cookie data is used to manage and develop lauramoretongriffiths.com and provide you with the best experience at the highest quality possible. Lauramoretongriffiths.com may use your personally identifiable information as a means of letting you know about art, exhibitions, events and talks.

It is good practice to look at the privacy policies of websites that are linked to and from this website so that you are aware of how other websites collect, use and share your information. Laura Moreton-Griffiths is in no way responsible for the content or privacy policies on websites outside of lauramoretongriffiths.com.

Laura Moreton-Griffiths will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent.

Laura Moreton-Griffiths will only share your personal information, without notice, if required to by law or if it is believed that the action is essential in order to:

• Follow the law or comply with any legal action Laura Moreton-Griffiths is served with, relating to the website.
• Safeguard the Laura Moreton-Griffiths mailing list.
• Safeguard the rights and property of Laura Moreton-Griffiths.

Subscriber information

If you have expressed interest in Laura Moreton-Griffiths’ art, exhibitions, events and talks using the contact form or signed up for the Laura Moreton-Griffiths newsletter, your personally-identifiable information is used to keep you informed. This information may include your name, email address and telephone number.

If you do not want to receive emails or the newsletter from Laura Moreton-Griffiths, simply click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link in any email or newsletter.

Cookies

A cookie is a small data file generated by a website and saved by your web browser. Its job is to remember information about you. This website uses cookies and other technologies to store and manage your preferences, control content and gather analytics. This is common practice across the web and apps. There are four types of cookie:

• Strictly necessary cookies
• Performance cookies
• Functional cookies
• Cookies for marketing purposes.

Strictly necessary cookies allow you to navigate around a website and use its basic features. If these cookies were not active, the services you ask for can’t be provided.

Performance cookies assemble information about how you use this website. For example, the domain name of the website you visited before coming to this site and the duration of your visit. These cookies do not collect identifiable data.

Functionality cookies remember choices you made, preferences and customisable options, like text size and fonts. They can also provide services you have requested, like sending a contact form. This data cannot be used to track how your browser is used on other websites. It can be anonymised

Targeting and advertising cookies observe trends in your browsing and offer interest-based target advertising. They can control how ads are shown to you and measure the effectiveness of an ad campaign. They log visited websites and share this data with other organisations, like advertisers. These can only be used with website operator’s permission.

Google Analytics Cookies

Google Analytics also uses cookies to measure how users interact with website content, record which page a user has seen, and ‘remember’ what a user has done on previous pages and interactions with the website. These are ‘digital analytics’ that can provide statistics that are helpful in assessing and improving a website.

You can opt out of by visiting Google Analytics or by using Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Managing cookies

You can accept, reject or delete website cookies in your own browser settings. If you do though, it is possible that certain features may not work as they were originally intended.

Security

Under the GDPR compliance, if this website experiences a data breach of any kind, Laura Moreton-Griffiths must notify you of the breach within 72 hours of first becoming aware of a breach.

Securing your information

Laura Moreton-Griffiths assures you that every effort is taken to protect your personal information from access, use or disclosure that hasn’t been authorised. And secures the personally identifiable information you have provided on computer servers that are in a safe environment, and that are controlled and protected from access Laura Moreton-Griffiths can’t arrange, use or disclose.

Your right to control and access your information

You have control over your personal information and how it is collected, used and shared. You have a right to:

• access personal data
• rectify personal data
• restrict or object to the processing of your personal data
• object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing
• erase or delete this information
• withdraw consent to personal data processing
• change or correct this information.

You can request to receive an exported file of your personal data this website stores, including any data you have provided. You can also request that Laura Moreton-Griffiths erase the personal data held. This does not include any data Laura Moreton-Griffiths is obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Unsubscribe

You can opt out of receiving emails or newsletters at any time by clicking the ‘Unsubscribe’ link within the email. Laura Moreton-Griffiths will stop sending these emails immediately

You can manage your options here. Link

You can unsubscribe at any time. Link

Retaining and deleting personal data

When you sign up to the lauramoreotngriffiths.com website, your information is retained only for as long as you permit. If you unsubscribe, your information will be deleted immediately.

Updates

Laura Moreton-Griffiths may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time, and will post the most current version on this website. Please review this statement regularly to see how Laura Moreton-Griffiths is continuing to protect your data.

Questions and comments

Your privacy is respected and hopefully this gives you reassurance, however, if you think that Laura Moreton-Griffiths has not abided by this Policy, please email info@lauramoretongriffiths.com

Contact

If you have any queries about this website, Laura Moreton-Griffiths art, exhibitions, events and talks, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the Contact page.

Data protection officer:

Laura Moreton-Griffiths
Studio address:
13-19 Herald Street
London E2 6JT
UK
+44(0)79 4978 5118

lauramoretongriffiths.com
info@lauramoretongriffiths.com
@lauramoretong