Privacy Policy

Overview

Avant-Garde Art is committed to the proper management of the information of customers and of all visitors to the Avant-Garde Art website at www.avantgardeart.ca (the “Site) in accordance with applicable privacy legislation and regulatory requirements. This Privacy Policy describes the information that may be collected by Avant-Garde Art through the Site and through your communications with us.

Scope

While the Site may contain links to other websites, this Privacy Policy applies only to the Site. As a general policy, no personal information is automatically collected from visitors to the Site. Canadian privacy legislation defines “Personal Information” broadly as information about an identifiable individual or as information that allows an individual to be identified.  Personal Information does not include what is considered business contact information: your name, title or position, business address, telephone number or email address.

Cookies

A cookie is small text file that is sent by a website and stored on a user’s computer while the user is browsing. Avant-Garde Art may use cookies to: (a) make the Site works; (b) set optional cookies for analytic purposes; (c) measure and improve the performance of the Site; and (d) remember your preferences and provide you enhanced functionality and personalization when you visit the Site. The cookie itself does not contain any Personal Information.

When you visit the Site, Avant-Garde Art may, for example, collect information, such as the type of Internet browser and operating system you use, the date and duration of visit, the number of visits, the pages viewed and the number of cookies accumulated.  This information is used to facilitate and enhance your online visits to the Site.

Other uses of this information include internal review of the number of visitors to the Site, but only in an aggregate and non-personally identifiable form. Email addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors to the Site are known to Avant-Garde Art only when voluntarily submitted by visitors when they fill out the Contact Form on the Site. Personal Information that may be collected in connection with visitors voluntarily filling out the Contact Form is retained by Avant-Garde Art and not sold or otherwise transferred outside Avant-Garde Art.

The use of cookies is common on the Internet, and many Internet browsers are set to accept cookies automatically. If you would prefer not to accept cookies, you can set your Internet browser to notify you when your computer is receiving a cookie or to refuse cookies automatically. To modify your Internet browser’s cookie options, please refer to the instruction documentation of your particular browser or seek online assistance. If you choose to modify your browser in such a manner, not all features offered on the Site may remain available.

Links to Other Websites

The Site may contain links to other websites which may collect Personal Information. Avant-Garde Art is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites and, accordingly, encourage all visitors to review the privacy policies of any and all external websites.

Privacy Policy Acceptance

By using the Site or by submitting Personal Information, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy, consent to our use of the Personal Information you submit to Avant-Garde Art in accordance with this Privacy Policy, and you agree to adhere to the terms and conditions posted on the Site under “Terms of Use”.  If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not submit any Personal Information to Avant-Garde Art.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Avant-Garde Art reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time.  If Avant-Garde Art makes changes to this Privacy Policy, Avant-Garde Art will post the updated policy on the Site