Privacy & Policy

HOW ARTRADE CAN COLLECT YOUR DATA
ArTrade collect and process personal data only for lawful reasons, like our legitimate business interests, your consent, or to fulfill our legal or contractual obligations.


What data you provide to use
Most of the data ArTrade collects is provided by you voluntarily while using our Services. ArTrade do not request highly sensitive data, for example health or medical data, racial or ethnic origin, board opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, or data concerning a person’s sex life or sexual orientation, and ArTrade ask that you refrain from sending us any such data.

Here are the types of personal data that you voluntarily provide to us:
• Name, email address, and any other contact information that you provide by filling out ArTrade forms
• Work or professional information, such as your company or job title
• Unique identifiers, such as username or password
• Demographic information, such as age, education, gender, interests, and ZIP code
• Details of transactions and preferences from your use of the Services
• Correspondence with other users, galleries, or auction houses that you send through our Services, as ArTrade as correspondence sent to ArTrade 

As a member of the Gallery Network or the Auction House Partnerships program, you may ask ArTrade to review or retrieve emails sent to your business. ArTrade will access these emails to provide these services for you.


ArTrade use the personal data you provide to us for the following business purposes:
• Set up and administer your account
• Provide and improve the Services, including displaying content based on your previous transactions and preferences
• your inquiries and provide customer service
• Send you marketing communications about our Services, including our newsletters (please see the Your Rights/Opt Out section below for how to opt out of marketing communications)
• Post testimonials about our Services (only with your consent)
• Prevent, discover, and investigate fraud, criminal activity, or violations of our TERM OF USE

Information Obtained from Third-Party Sources
ArTrade may obtain credit information about you from an outside credit reporting agency to help us with customer authentication and credit-related decisions. 
ArTrade also collect and publish biographical and other information about artists, which ArTrade use to promote the artists and display their works on our Services. The information ArTrade collects about artists is provided by our clients, such as galleries and auction houses, and from publicly available sources.
If you provide personal information about others, or if others give us your information, ArTrade will only use that information for the specific reason for which it was provided.


Information ArTrade Collect by Automated Means


Cookies
A cookie is a piece of information that a ArTrade server may place on your computer when you visit ArTrade Website. While cookies can be used to identify a user’s computer, they do not contain information that can be used to identify a user by name. ArTrade and its partners use cookies and similar technologies on certain pages to help analyze ArTrade page flow, customize services, content, and advertising, as well as measure promotional effectiveness. ArTrade may use cookies, for example, to keep track of your preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information. Cookies may be permanent or temporary (also called session cookies).
Here are some notes about cookies:
• You may disable cookies if your browser permits—the exact procedure will vary from browser to browser, but on most browsers the help section will tell you how to prevent your browser from automatically accepting cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether
• ArTrade offers certain features that are available only through the use of cookies, therefore if you disable cookies, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of our Services
• ArTrade also uses cookies in My Account to help identify you and maintain your signed-in status

HOW ARTRADE CAN USE YOUR DATA
Marketing Purposes 
 
You agree that we may use the information collected by us to send you offers, whether personalised or not, or to contact you by telephone regarding products or Services offered by ArTrade or companies of the AUTHENTIC COMPANY. 
 
We will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalize our Services and functionalities. 
 
When you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, you can, where applicable, change your preferences in your My ArTrade account, or follow the unsubscribe link in the marketing communication you received. 
Advertising

If you do not wish to participate in our advertising personalization using your identified personal information or re-targeting/tracking programs, you can opt-out by following the directions provided within the applicable advertisement, or directly at our AdChoice program.  The effect of an opt-out will be to stop personalized advertising, but it will still allow the collection of information for certain purposes such as usage, research, analytics and internal online services operation purposes). You may still see non-personalized advertisements, including ads based on general geographic region. In addition to that, we do not allow third parties to track or collect your personal information on our sites for their own advertising purposes without your explicit consent.  


What data you provide to use
Most of the data Artrade collects is provided by you voluntarily while using our Services. Artrade do not request highly sensitive data, for examplehealth or medical data, racial or ethnic origin, board opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, or data concerning a person’s sex life or sexual orientation, and Artrade ask that you refrain from sending us any such data.

Here are the types of personal data that you voluntarily provide to us:
• Name, email address, and any other contact information that you provide by filling out Artrade forms
• Work or professional information, such as your company or job title
• Unique identifiers, such as username or password
• Demographic information, such as age, education, gender, interests, and ZIP code
• Details of transactions and preferences from your use of the Services
• Correspondence with other users, galleries, or auction houses that you send through our Services, as Artrade as correspondence sent to Artrade 

As a member of the Gallery Network or the Auction House Partnerships program, you may ask Artrade to review or retrieve emails sent to your business. Artrade will access these emails to provide these services for you.


Artrade use the personal data you provide to us for the following business purposes:
• Set up and administer your account
• Provide and improve the Services, including displaying content based on your previous transactions and preferences
• Artrader your inquiries and provide customer service
• Send you marketing communications about our Services, including our newsletters (please see the Your Rights/Opt Out section below for how to opt out of marketing communications)
• Post testimonials about our Services (only with your consent)
• Prevent, discover, and investigate fraud, criminal activity, or violations of our TERM OF USE

Information Obtained from Third-Party Sources
Artrade may obtain credit information about you from an outside credit reporting agency to help us with customer authentication and credit-related decisions. 
Artrade also collect and publish biographical and other information about artists, which Artrade use to promote the artists and display their works on our Services. The information Artrade collects about artists is provided by our clients, such as galleries and auction houses, and from publicly available sources.
If you provide personal information about others, or if others give us your information, Artrade will only use that information for the specific reason for which it was provided.


Information Artrade Collect by Automated Means


Cookies
A cookie is a piece of information that a Artradeb server may place on your computer when you visit a Artradebsite. While cookies can be used to identify a user’s computer, they do not contain information that can be used to identify a user by name. Artrade and its partners use cookies and similar technologies on certain pages to help analyze Artradebpage flow, customize services, content, and advertising, as Artradell as measure promotional effectiveness. Artrade may use cookies, for example, to keep track of your preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information. Cookies may be permanent or temporary (also called session cookies).
Here are some notes about cookies:
• You may disable cookies if your browser permits—the exact procedure will vary from browser to browser, but on most browsers the help section will tell you how to prevent your browser from automatically accepting cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether
• Artrade offers certain features that are available only through the use of cookies, therefore if you disable cookies, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of our Services
• Artrade also uses cookies in My Account to help identify you and maintain your signed-in status

HOW ARTRADE CAN USE YOUR DATA
Marketing Purposes 
 
You agree that we may use the information collected by us to send you offers, whether personalised or not, or to contact you by telephone regarding products or Services offered by Artrade or companies of the AUTHENTIC COMPANY. 
 
We will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalize our Services and functionalities. 
 
When you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, you can, where applicable, change your preferences in your My Artrade account, or follow the unsubscribe link in the marketing communication you received. 
Advertising

If you do not wish to participate in our advertising personalization using your identified personal information or re-targeting/tracking programs, you can opt-out by following the directions provided within the applicable advertisement, or directly at our AdChoice program.  The effect of an opt-out will be to stop personalized advertising, but it will still allow the collection of information for certain purposes such as usage, research, analytics and internal online services operation purposes). You may still see non-personalized advertisements, including ads based on general geographic region. In addition to that, we do not allow third parties to track or collect your personal information on our sites for their own advertising purposes without your explicit consent.