Hauser & Wirth recognises that personal privacy is an important issue, and we support the protection of internet privacy as required by UK legislation.

This statement explains what types of personal information will be gathered when you visit the this website and how this information will be used. Please note that although this website provides links to other web sites, this policy only applies to the company’s own web pages.

Personal information is neither captured nor stored through this website without the prior consent of users. Where personal information is captured (eg. through web forms for enquiries, etc.), the user will be informed as to what information is being captured and why. Any personal information that you provide to us will be used only for the purpose stated at the time we request it. We will not sell, license or trade your personal information to others. We do not provide your personal information to direct marketing companies or other such organisations.

In addition, some parts of the website require authentication with the use of cookies for security purposes. These cookies are not used to capture or store personal information for any purpose other than to authenticate the user, and are deleted as soon as a session is terminated.

Information about the pages visited are stored for statistical analysis purposes, but individual usage patterns are not monitored.

Finally, the we maintain logs of the website’s servers’ activity. These log files include the IP address of every computer used to access the company website. The log files are used to analyse usage of the Hauser Wirth & Schimmel website.

Cookie Policy

WHAT IS A COOKIE?

Cookies are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to the device you use when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies do lots of different and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, and generally improving your online experience.

WHAT COOKIES DOES HAUSER WIRTH & SCHIMMEL USE?

Name Description
_Utma The _utma cookie is part of Google analytics, and is primarily used to track visits to any site which uses Google analytics. _utma stores the number of visits made from your device, the time of the first visit, the previous visit, and the current visit. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
_Utmb The _utmb cookie is part of Google analytics. __utmb and __utmc are used to check approximately how long you stay on any site which uses Google analytics: when a visit starts, and approximately ends. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
_Utmc The _utmc cookie is part of Google analytics. __utmb and __utmc are used to check approximately how long you stay on any site which uses Google analytics: when a visit starts, and approximately ends. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
_Utmv The _utmv cookie is part of Google analytics. It contains no specific customer data other than the IP address of your device, but is used to record Custom variables for segmentation. This is a third party cookie.
acu The acu cookie is used to acknowledge that you have agreed to our cookie usage, however it is not used on more modern web browsers.

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WHAT IF I DON’T WANT TO ACCEPT COOKIES?

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by any website – including this one, you should do this through the web browser settings for each web browser you use, on each device you use to access the Internet. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wider variety of browsers.

HOW DO I DELETE COOKIES?

Internet Explorer

Note that some cookies store information for websites; like configuration settings and not all, in fact very few, store personal information. We recommend consulting the privacy policies for each site you have visited, before deleting them as this may cause your browsing experience to be affected. Click on the ‘Tools’ menu at the top of the browser and select the ‘Internet Options’ button at the bottom of the menu. In the ‘Internet Options’ window that pops up, select ‘Delete…’ under ‘Browsing history’. Then select the items you wish to delete from your browser.

Firefox

Click ‘Tools’ from the menu at the top and select ‘Options’ from the bottom of the menu. Select the ‘Privacy’ option from the top menu on the ‘Options’ window and then click ‘Show Cookies’. You can delete cookies from specific sites individually.