Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy provided by Artvast is to inform users of how we use and disclose personal information we receive from users of the website artvast.com.

Throughout this Privacy Policy the following terms will be used with these definitions:

  • (“Users”) are defined as anyone who uses artvast.com and/or provides personal information.
  • (“Artvast”) refers to the website artvast.com, arvast llc., artvast network and artvast gallery.
  • (“Personal Information”) is user provided data that can be used for identification and may include your name, phone number, physical or postal address, email address, credit card and billing information.
  • (“Use Data”) is information that cannot by itself identify a user or be used for contact but is logged as tracking information. This data consists of but is not limited to the following: IP address of the access device, referring website, Artvast.com pages visited and time spent on those pages, search history, access times and dates, viewing preferences and various other statistics.

Artvast is an online service which allows the buying and selling of physical goods.
All registered users of artvast.com will be notified by email of any changes to this Privacy Policy.

The term “use of” in reference to information throughout this policy will include but is not limited to the following:

The use of “cookies” on a computer, statistical or analytical analysis by software, collecting, storing, evaluating, modifying, deleting, combining, disclosing and transferring information within the artvast and/or affiliates within the U.S. or internationally.

 

Use of Personally Identifiable information

Use of Personal Information is for communication between users and artvast.com and for responding to inquiries. Credit card information is not stored by Artvast and is only used for processing payments and refunds as necessary through a third party processing system.

Artvast maintains a subscription or permission based email database to communicate with users and provide newsletters, marketing or promotional material and any information that may be of interest or benefit.

Artvast.com uses cookies to collect and save information. A “cookie” is a small text file that is saved to your computer or device and is linked to your personal information submitted to your profile data. This data is used to keep track of your movements within the site for backtracking purposes, help you to resume where you left off, remember your registered login and any customizable preferences. You can disable cookies in your web browser however it may disable certain features on the website.

Artvast.com also uses data to track affiliate links for referral purposes. To learn more about tracking affiliate sales see our FAQ for online marketers.

 

Information Sharing

If you choose to purchase art online from the Artvast Gallery, Your billing name and postal address will be shared with the artist for the purpose of direct shipping.

If you choose to participate in the art forums via artvast.com, the content you post will be made public and may be linked to your name and profile. This participation is voluntary and the level of interaction you have with other forum members is at your discretion.

Use Data which does not contain personal identifiable information may be shared with third parties for analysis and demographic profiling to help improve our services.

Artvast cooperates with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. Artvast will disclose any information users provide that we believe is necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal processes to protect the property rights and Artvast or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we may consider to be illegal or unethical activity.

Artvast may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets including user information in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets including the event of a bankruptcy.

To completely delete all Personal Information you’ve provided to Artvast including any archived information retained for business purposes, please contact us at help@artvast.com.

 

Security

Sensitive information such as credit card data is transferred to our third party transaction processor via SSL encryption. We do not record or store sensitive information on our servers.

We do not knowingly record or store the Personal Information of users under the age of 18. If becomes known that information has been provided to us without the consent of legal guardianship, it will be deleted from our server.

 

Phishing

Artvast will never ask for your username, login, or credit card information through an unsecure, unsolicited email or telephone communication.

 

Links

artvast.com contains links to other websites. If you choose to visit an advertiser by “clicking on” a banner ad or other type of advertisement, or click on another third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s website. These links are not endorsements and do not affiliate us with their security policies or practices. Please review their terms of use and privacy policies during your visit.

Questions? Please contact us at help@artvast.com