Name and Contact details of controller of data processing
Controller of data processing is:
Karim Sebastian Elias
Collection and Storage of personal data as well as nature and purpose of such data processing
When visiting our website, an automated system collects data and information. These are stored in the log files of the server. The following data can be collected here:
– Information about the browser type and version used,
– the user’s operating system,
– the internet service provider of the user,
– the IP address of the user,
– date and time of access,
– Websites from which the user’s system is accessed on our website (referrer),
– Web pages accessed by the user’s system through our website.
These data are processed by us for the following purposes:
– to deliver the contents of our website,
– to ensure the functionality of our information technology systems
– to optimise our website
The data of the log files are always stored separately from other personal data of the user.
(b) Contact form
Data submitted via our contact form, including your contact details, will be stored to process your request or to be available for follow-up questions. A disclosure of this data will not take place without your prior consent, unless we are required by law or legal authority to do so.
(c) Photographic art and film art
Insofar as the artist through its photographic works and film works records and stores photografic data relating to you, the processing of such photographic data and / or film data (including photography and / or filmography) is exclusively used for artistic purposes to create photographic art and / or film art. The legitimate and superior interest to use photographic data or film data in the arts is protected by applicable law and also in accordance with point f) of Article 6 (1) GDPR .
If you participate in any of our exhibitions, photos and / or videos of the exhibition will be made for the purpose of documentation and reporting. As a result, personal data relating to you may be processed. The processing of the data is based on the protection of legitimate interests of the artist in accordance with point f) of Article 6 (1) GDPR.
Routine deletion and blocking of personal data
The controller will process and store personal data of the data subject only for as long as necessary to achieve the purpose of the storage. In addition, such storage may take place if provided for by the European or national legislator in EU regulations, laws or other regulations to which the controller is subject. As soon as the storage purpose is removed or a storage period prescribed by the aforementioned regulations expires, the personal data is routinely blocked or deleted.
SSL- bzw. TLS-encryption
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as a site operator, our website uses an SSL or TLS encryption. Thus, data that you submit via this website, is not readable by third parties in the internet. You will recognize an encrypted connection at the “https: //” address bar of your browser and at the lock icon in the browser bar.
For the purpose of customising and continually optimising our pages, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. In this context, pseudonymised usage profiles are created and cookies (see also under the heading “Cookies” above) are used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website such as
browser type / version,
used operating system,
Referrer URL (the previously visited page),
Host name of the accessing computer (IP address),
Time of server request,
are transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage for the purpose of market research and customisation of these internet pages. This information may also be transferred to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data in the order. Under no circumstances will your IP address be merged with any other data provided by Google. The IP addresses are anonymized, so that an assignment is not possible (IP masking). Google Analytics cookies are set on the basis of point f) of Article 6 (1) GDPR . As the operator of this website, we have a legitimate interest in the analysis of user behavior in order to optimize our website and possibly also advertising. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting the browser software accordingly; however, we point out that in this case not all functions of this website may be fully exploited. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on this link. An opt-out cookie will be set that will prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. The opt-out cookie is only valid in this browser and only for our website and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you must set the opt-out cookie again. For more information about privacy related to Google Analytics, see the Google Analytics Help Center: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.
Social Media Links und Plug-Ins
On our pages we integrate an external link to the social network Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA,. When you visit our pages, the link establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Facebook profile. As a result, Facebook can assign the visit to our pages to your user account. Please be advised that we as the provider of the pages do not have access to the content of the data transmitted and their use by Facebook. More information can be found on Facebook at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish Facebook to associate your visit to our pages with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
On our pages we integrate an external link to the social network Instagram, nstagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA („Instagram“). When you visit our pages, the link establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Instagram server. Instagram receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click on the Instagram button while you are logged in to your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Instagram profile. As a result, Instagram can assign the visit to our pages to your user account. Please be advised that we as the provider of the pages do not have access to the content of the data transmitted and their use by Instagram. More information can be found on Instagram (https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388). If you do not wish Instagram to associate your visit to our pages with your Instagram user account, please log out of your Instagram user account.
Right of access
If your personal data concerning you is being processed you shall have the following access to the personal data and the following information:
(a) According to Art. 15 GDPR the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning you is being processed. In particular, you shall obtain information about the purpose of the processing, the categories of personal data concerned, the categories of recipient to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed, the envisaged period for which the personal data will be stored, the existence of the right to request from the controller rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing of personal data concerning the data subject or to object to such processing, the right to lodge a complaint, any information as to the source of your personal data, where the personal data is not collected from the data subject, as well as the existence of automated decision making including profiling and if necessary meaningful information about the logic involved as well as the significance and the envisaged consequences of such processing for the data subject;
(b) according to Art. 16 GDPR the right to obtain without undue delay the rectification of inaccurate or incomplete personal data concerning you;
(c) according to Art. 17 GDPR the right to obtain erasure of personal data concerning you, unless the processing is necessary for exercising the right of freedom of expression and information, for compliance with a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest, for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims;
(d) according to Art. 18 GDPR the right to obtain restriction of processing, if and when the accuracy of the data is contested by the data subject, the processing is unlawful and the data subject opposes the erasure of the personal data and we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of the processing, but they are required by the data subject for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims or the data subject has objected to processing pursuant Art. 21 GDPR;
(e) according to Art. 20 GDPR the right to obtain the personal data concerning you, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those data to another controller;
(f) according to Art. 7 Abs. 3 GDPR the right to withdraw your consent to the controller at any time. As a consequence the processing of data based on consent shall not be continued thereinafter; and
(g) according to Art. 77 GDPR the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority, in particular at your habitual residence; place of work or at the seat of our company.
Right to object
According to Art. 21 GDPR you shall have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation or to any direct marketing purposes, to processing of personal data concerning you which is based on legitimate interests pursuant point f) of Article 6 (1) GDPR. Where data is being processed for direct marketing purposes no particular situation within the meaning of the law must be affirmed and the personal data shall no longer be processed thereby. Your right to object pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR may be exercised by sending an e-mail to email@example.com
Legal basis of data processing
If we obtain your consent for processing of personal data, Article 6 paragraph 1 lit. a EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) shall apply.
In the processing of personal data which is required to perform a contract of which the contracting party is the data subject, Article 6 (1) lit. b GDPR serves as legal basis. This also applies to processing operations required to carry out pre-contractual actions.
If processing of personal data is required to fulfill a legal obligation to which our company is subject, Article 6 (1) lit. c GDPR applies as legal basis.
In the event that vital interests of the data subject or any other natural person require the processing of personal data, Article 6 (1) lit. d GDPR serves as legal basis.
If the processing is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of our company or a third party and if the interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms of the data subject do not prevail over the first interest, then Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR applies as legal basis for processing. The legitimate interest of the artist lies in the use, display, reproduction, and distribution of its artistic works.
Period of storage of personal data
Personal data is stored for the duration of the respective legal retention period. After expiry of the deadline, the data will be routinely deleted, unless there is a need to initiate a contract or to perform a contract.
Privacy Statement pursuant GDPR