the Guggenheim Store
Privacy & Security
Collection of Information by the Guggenheim
The Guggenheim does not systematically collect or record names, postal or e-mail addresses, phone numbers, gender identity, or other personally identifying data (the “Personal Data”) from visitors to the Site, unless such data is voluntarily submitted by visitors for the purposes outlined below.
Online Store Purchases
When you order or purchase a product from the Site, the Guggenheim or its third-party service providers will request information necessary to process your transaction, including, without limitation, your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. Your credit card information, collected by Authorize.Net and not by the Guggenheim, will be used only for the purpose of processing and documenting the transaction. Your Personal Data (that is not your credit card information) may be used as set forth below. See "Use of Personal Data by the Guggenheim" and "Sharing of Personal Data with Others."
Online Mailing Lists
From time to time, the Guggenheim may offer Site visitors the opportunity to subscribe to one or more online mailing lists. If you choose to subscribe, the Guggenheim or its third-party service provider will request such information, including Personal Data, as is necessary to process your subscription. Your Personal Data may be used as set forth below. See "Use of Personal Data by the Guggenheim" and "Sharing of Personal Data with Others." You may subscribe or unsubscribe to these online mailing lists at any time by following the associated instructions.
Online Sweepstakes and Auctions
Cookies and Aggregate Information
The Guggenheim may compile and provide aggregate statistics about Site visitors, customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related information to third parties, but such information will not specify Personal Data. The Guggenheim collects IP addresses as a component of such aggregate information. Such information could, if necessary, be used to identify a user in order to comply with safety or security issues.
You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie (letting you choose whether to accept it) or to disallow cookies altogether, without preventing your access to the Site.
The Guggenheim may provide certain third-party service providers, including Remarketing with Google Analytics, the cookies it has obtained in order for such service provider to inform, optimize and serve advertisements on other websites a user visits, based on such user’s prior visits to the Site. The Guggenheim directs these service providers to not use the provided cookies for any purpose other than to provide the advertising services explicitly requested by the Guggenheim.
- Google permits you to register your preferences at http://www.google.com/ads/preferences;
- Google Analytics also provides an opt-out add-on for your browser (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/); and
- The Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising (http://www.aboutads.info/choices) and the National Advertising Initiative (http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/) have websites that allow you to register your choice to opt-out of receiving interest-based advertisements from certain companies that participate in such initiatives.
USE OF PERSONAL DATA BY THE GUGGENHEIM
The Guggenheim uses the Personal Data you provide to us for internal purposes, such as filling and tracking your order, analyzing trends and collecting statistics. In addition, the Guggenheim may use your Personal Data for Guggenheim marketing and promotional purposes. For example, the Guggenheim may notify you of events, programs, sales at the Guggenheim Museum Store, and special offers and promotions related to the Guggenheim Museum that we think might be of interest to you. We may also request your participation in surveys. If you do not want us to use your Personal Data to contact you for these purposes, please follow the instructions in “Do Not Contact” below.
SHARING OF PERSONAL DATA WITH OTHERS
The Guggenheim has teamed up with reputable third-party service providers in order to provide certain services to its online users and allow us to better respond to the needs of our visitors. The Guggenheim requires its service providers to maintain the confidentiality and security of the information to which they are provided access, and restricts these service providers from using the information in any way without express authorization by the Guggenheim.
Linking to third parties
Children Under Thirteen Years Old
Please note that the Site is not specifically dedicated to use by children and the Guggenheim does not actively solicit information from children. Children under the age of 13 are required to obtain permission from a guardian before submitting information to the Site.
The Guggenheim secure server software uses industry-standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology for certain on-line transactions. SSL encodes your personal data, as it travels over the Internet so that these transactions are secure. If you prefer, you may also contact the Guggenheim Museum Store by calling 1 (800) 329 6109 to place an order by other methods.
Do Not Contact
If you do not want to be contacted by the Guggenheim, or if you do not want the Guggenheim to share your Personal Data, please let us know by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org or to the following address:
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
345 Hudson Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10014
Attn: Guggenheim Museum Store – Do Not Contact List
Effective Date: 01/01/15
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