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Privacy Statement

Thank you for your interest in information offered by shaded ARTS. We would like you to know that we value your privacy. This Privacy Statement informs you under which circumstances, and how we collect, use, and may disclose personally identifiable information that you provide during your visit to this website.

We automatically log personal data by such means as programming and may link information automatically logged by such means with personal data about specific individuals. We do so for the purposes of technical administration of this website.

shaded ARTS also measures the performance of its website in order to improve and customise to better serve our visitors. During your visit, shaded ARTS automatically collects and temporarily stores the following information about your computer and your visit:

  • Browser type/ -version
  • Operating system of your computer
  • Referrer URL (if a link brought you here)
  • Hostname of your computer (IP address)
  • Date and time of your visit

This information cannot be connected to an invidual person. There is no correlation with other data sources.

We do not knowingly collect personal data from children. We therefore do not take specific steps to protect the privacy of children who may disclose their personal data or that of their families to us.


The shaded ARTS website utilizes cookies, to make the website more user friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer by the web browser you are using. Cookies do not mean any harm to your computer.

Of course it is not necessary to keep those Cookies on your computer. They may be deleted at any time.

Comments, emails

Appearently the information you enter on this website is being saved. This includes emails written to us via the contact form, blog comments, names, email addresses and other data being entered in corresponding form fields. Entering such data in a form field on this website is completely voluntary. This data is not validated by any means. The usage of nicknames is possible.

We would like to point out, that any data entered on this website is visible to any other visitor of this website (except emails written to us via the email form on the contact page).


If you subscribe to the shaded ARTS newsletter, we need a valid email address and a name to address you. Entering such data in the corresponding form fields is completely voluntary.

You can change your account data or unsubscribe at any time.

External links

This website may contain links or references to other websites that we do not control and to which our privacy policy does not apply. Please be sure that you read the privacy policy of every Website you visit. You are solely responsible for your interactions with these Web sites.

Secure transmission

At the time of writing, we do not give visitors to our website the option of using a secure transmission method to send us their personal data. However, we have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from: unauthorised access, improper use of disclosure, unauthorised modification or unlawful destruction or accidential loss.

All our employees and data processors, who have access to and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitors personal data. We ensure that our personal data will not be disclosed to State institutions and authorities except if required by law or other regulation.

Personal information

You can ask us whether we are keeping personal data from you.

We will provide you with readable copy of the personal data which we keep about you, within two weeks but may require prior proof of your identity. We will provide you information without any charge. We allow you to challenge the data that we hold about you and, where appropriate, you may have the data rectified, deleted, amended or completed.


shaded ARTS reserves the right to amend this policy at any time. The privacy policy does not create any contractual or other legal right in behalf of any party.

If the privacy policy at this website changes, the revised policy will be posted here. This privacy policy was last updated on April 2008.