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OUR POLICIES

LAST UPDATED: APRIL 10TH, 2015

PURCHASING POLICY:

YourArtGallery.com strives to provide 100% satisfaction guaranteed in the quality and shipping of YourArtGallery.com digital imagery & photographic art. Because you are purchasing digital imagery & photographic art from a YourArtGallery.com Artist-in-Residence, YourArtGallery.com staff is committed to providing both the photographic artist and the buyer the highest quality in printing, framing, mounting and shipping services. For gallery mounted, framed and canvas art, adjustments to cropping or added bleed may be necessary to produce the product accurately for the image. By purchasing framed, mounted and canvas art, the buyer agrees to such minor adjustments, entrusting YourArtGallery.com production staff to make necessary adjustments for best esthetic value and printing results. The buyer recognizes that such adjustments are completely separate from what would be considered production error or damage. YourArtGallery.com retains the right to refrain from accepting a return due to such adjustments if minor adjustment does not impact what production staff considers the image esthetic value. For all applicable orders, state tax is applied in the state of New York. For International Orders, it is the sole responsibility of the buyer to be aware of the duties and fees of the destination country prior to purchasing art. Foreign country customs duties, taxes, and fees are to be paid by the buyer upon arrival. Orders rejected from the buyer for refusal to pay duties and/or fees will be returned to YourArtGallery.com. Return Shipping is paid by YourArtGallery.com, but refunds will not be granted to the buyer.


PRIVACY POLICY:

Your Art Gallery respects the privacy of every individual who visits YourArtGallery.com; registered seller, buyer or unregistered guest. This privacy statement is to inform you of the YourArtGallery.com practices as it relates to collecting information and how that information is used by YourArtGallery.com.

This privacy statement includes YourArtGallery.com and all affiliate and future legal entities; those entities websites, mobile applications, physical retail locations and all future platforms in which a user interacts and shares information. By using YourArtGallery.com, you agree that your information may be collected, stored, shared and used as described in this Privacy Policy and in our Terms of Service.

YourArtGallery.com is solely intended for persons 18 years of age and older, and does not knowingly collect or accept information from individuals under this age. By accessing the site or using its services, users represent and warrant that a fulfillment of this age requirement. Any legal adult, and guardian of a minor that has visited as an unauthorized site-user, should contact help@yourartgallery.com, to ensure any information that would identify 'said unauthorized user' is removed from the site.

YourArtGallery.com and affiliates may provide links to third-party websites and applications, as well as social media sites and applications. By accessing those links users are aware they are departing from the YourAryGallery.com site. All information exchange during access of third-party sites departing from YourArtGallery.com is at the users' discretion and independent of the YourArtGallery.com privacy policy. This includes ‘sharing your art and contests’ via e-mail or on social media sites. Information you provide associated with sharing your YourArtGallery.com images, portfolio and/or activity may be used to independently identify the user. YourArtGallery.com highly encourages all users to read and be fully aware of the privacy policy of any and all third-party websites.

YourArtGallery.com strives to provide the highest standards in on-line gallery retail and collects personal information for the sole purpose of providing an exceptional experience to registered users and non-registered guests. This includes communicating with users about products and services provided by YourArtGallery.com. Registered users are provided registration options to indicate participation or opt-out of newsletters, marketing or other informational communication provided by YourArtGallery.com. YourArtGallery.com will not sell, rent or share personal or identifiable information with any third-party without the express permission of the user.

Information collected by YourArtGallery.com includes user registration information intended by the user to be publicly shared as part of their "My Gallery” and "Artist Portfolio”. YourArtGallery.com also collects and secures private information necessary for the management of buyer and seller profiles, and image sales, inquiries, purchases by registered users including: user ID, password, preferences, categories and keywords associated with uploaded digital images, as well as user name, business, mailing address, business address, telephone number, e-mail address, billing and credit/debit information and PayPal account information. In addition, YourArtGallery.com also collects information provided directly in regards to user comments, web-site assistance, help with profile and transactions, YourArtGallery.com representative service calls and customer and user surveys. You may choose not to provide us with certain personal information, but this may limit your ability to register for an account or our ability to provide you with certain features of the YourArtGallery.com. We will only share your personal information with third parties as described in this Privacy Policy or otherwise with your prior consent.

YourArtGallery.com buyer information and "Return Buyer” log-in information is created upon the first user YourArtGallery.com purchase transaction. All YourArtGallery.com buyer information is secure and has no public visibility including to the artist in which the digital imagery & photographic art was purchased. YourArtGallery.com uses such profile and transactional information for the execution of the sale, delivery, confirmation and buyer feedback of the transaction. YourArtGallery.com may use information to contact buyers with potential opportunities for future purchase including special offers, coupons, and incentive codes. Buyers are provided registration options to indicate participation or opt-out of newsletters, marketing or other informational communication provided by YourArtGallery.com.

To facilitate interaction between users, certain information that you enter in your user profile will be publicly accessible on YourArtGallery.com and associated with you, unless we indicate otherwise, including your username, bio, location, website and profile picture. If you provide us with your phone number, it will be used only to provide you with individual support and will not be published on YourArtGallery.com, unless you specifically choose to do so. If your account is terminated, we may keep a record of the personal information associated with your account and use of YourArtGallery.com as required or permitted by law for purposes consistent with this Privacy Policy.

As with many online service providers, our systems record certain information about how users access and use our site. Examples of this log data may include Internet Protocol (IP) address, Internet browser and operating system used to access the Services, device and application identifiers, access times and dates, referring and exit pages, click-stream data, pages viewed, time spent on pages, search terms, transaction information, location, bounce rate and login frequency. We may use log data to administer YourArtGallery.com and to customize, measure and improve the site for our users.

We may aggregate or anonymize log data or other information that we obtain from you or other users so that the information does not contain any personal information. We may use and share such aggregated or anonymized information or other non-personally identifying information for any purposes, including but not limited to marketing or general demographic and industry analysis. Information shared in these contexts will not contain your personal information.

For YourArtGallery.com site unregistered visitors, the site may utilize cookies, session tracking by user IP address and browser type in coordination with the interactive voting and ranking. As a non-registered user, use of such technology it intended to increase the user experience and does not capture personal or identifiable information.

In addition to other uses specified in this Privacy Policy, we use your information mainly to administer and operate YourArtGallery.com, to communicate with you, and to provide you with the products, services and information that you request. We may also combine your personal information with other information we obtain from you and aggregate it with information collected from other users in order to customize, measure and improve YourArtGallery.com, for example, by informing our choices of which products and features to develop and offer to you and other users. We may also use your combined information to serve you individually, for example, to provide or recommend images, products or services to you based on your use of YourArtGallery.com and your preferences and interests.

We may email you or otherwise contact you to provide you with individual support, for example, to communicate with you about your account, inquiries or transactions. If you communicate with us by email, phone or otherwise, we may keep a record of those communications. We may also email you to promote images, products or services, or to provide you with general information about the for example, to inform you about new features or other updates to YourArtGallery.com. If you do not wish to receive promotional communications from us, you may indicate this preference by following the instructions in our emails or adjusting your account settings. However, we may still send you non-promotional communications such as those regarding your inquiries or transactions, your relationship with YourArtGallery.com, or updates to the site or our general policies.

YourArtGallery.com is based in the United States. If you use YourArtGallery.com in the United States or any other country, you agree that your information may be transferred and processed in the United States and in other countries besides the country in which you live, including countries that may not offer the same degree of protection for personal information as that offered in the United States.

Every YourArtGallery.com account is protected by a password to maintain privacy and security. We urge you to use a strong password containing unique numbers, letters and special characters, and to protect the confidentiality of your password at all times. If you suspect that your password has been compromised, you should immediately notify us and change your password. In addition, we use strong encryption to protect user information on YourArtGallery.com, and we do not store or transmit any clear text passwords. However, due to the possibility of hardware or software failure, unauthorized entry or use and other factors, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of any information in our systems.

If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, the personal information of our users may be one of the assets transferred. In this event, registered users will be notified by email of any such change of ownership or applicable privacy policies.

It is the responsibility of every YourArtGallery.com registered and unregistered user to acknowledge the "Privacy Policy" as part of the "Terms of Service”. From time to time YourArtGallery.com may update the "Privacy Policy”. In so doing, YourArtGallery.com will update "LAST UPDATED" date following changes to the "Privacy Policy". Your continued use of YourArtGallery.com after any changes to this Privacy Policy become effective will constitute your acceptance of the updated Privacy Policy.

By becoming a registered user of YourArtGallery.com, you are waiving your right to serve as a representative, as a private attorney general, or in any other representative capacity, and/or to participate as a member of a class of claimants, in any lawsuit filed against us and/or related third parties with regards to privacy or related issues. By becoming a registered user, you agree that any dispute over privacy related issues between you and YourArtGallery.com which cannot be resolved by discussion or negotiation between the user and YourArtGallery.com shall be heard in the state or district courts of the state of New York and shall not be consolidated or otherwise joined with any other lawsuit involving other registered users of YourArtGallery.com or any other website.


SUSTAINABILITY POLICY:

At Your Art Gallery, we are improving our practices to address ever-changing guidelines for environmental sustainability. We are proud to do our part in protecting the natural environment and are strongly committed to conducting our operations in an environmentally-responsible manner.

We recycle between 80-85% of all waste created in our facilities and encourage the entire graphics industry to adopt environmentally-responsible practices to reduce our collective ecological footprint.

We utilize environmentally-friendly material when possible, like our FSC-certified archival watercolor papers and water based inks which produce no Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) for our Fine Art Archival Pigment Prints and stretched canvas prints.

We conduct our operations in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and engage with the industry to develop responsible standards and voluntary initiatives that support this policy.

We expect our suppliers to adhere to the applicable environmental laws of the countries, regions and cities in which they operate. We encourage our suppliers to surpass baseline requirements where possible to reduce the environmental impact of their operations.

We recognize that climate change is a serious issue that demands attention and action from the business community. Your Art Gallery will continue to take actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from all of our business operations.