Cookies Policy

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy was last updated on [last updated date] and applies to citizens and legal permanent residents of the European Economic Area and Switzerland.

1. Introduction

Our website, (hereinafter: “the website”), uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience all technologies are referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties we have engaged. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

2. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.

3. What are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

4. Consent

When you visit our website for the first time, we will show a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. As soon as you click on “Save Preferences,” you consent to us using the categories of cookies and plug-ins as described in this Cookie Policy. You can disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may no longer work properly.

5. Cookies

5.1 Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.

5.2 Analytical cookies

We use analytical cookies to optimize the website experience for our users. With these analytical cookies we get insights into the usage of our website. We ask for your permission to place analytical cookies.

5.3 Advertising cookies

On this website, we use advertising cookies, allowing us to gain insights into the campaign results. This happens based on a profile we create based on your clicking and surfing on and outside With these cookies, you, as a website visitor, are linked to a unique ID but these cookies will not profile your behavior and interests to serve personalized ads.

5.4 Social media buttons

On our website, we have included buttons for Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn to promote web pages (e.g. “like,” “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from these social networks themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.

Please read the privacy statements of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are located in the United States.

6. Placed cookies

_ga.karelsartgallery.comAnalytical2 yearsUsed to distinguish users.
_ga_23NVJ3HCM3.karelsartgallery.comAnalytical2 yearsUsed to maintain session state.
_icl_visitor_lang_js.karelsartgallery.comFunctional1 yearStores the redirected language.
aheto-cpt-filterkarelsartgallery.comFunctionalSessionUsed for the functionality of the filter page.
aheto-cpt-filter-pagekarelsartgallery.comFunctionalSessionUsed for the pagination of the filter page.
is_unique.statcounter.comAnalytical2 yearsUsed to identify unique visitors.
is_visitor_unique.statcounter.comAnalytical2 yearsUsed to detect whether the visitor is new or returning.
sc_is_visitor_unique.karelsartgallery.comAnalytical2 yearsUsed to count how many times a unique visitor visits the site.
wp-wpml_current_languagekarelsartgallery.comFunctionalSessionStores the current language of the website.
wpml_browser_redirect_testkarelsartgallery.comFunctionalSessionTests if cookies are enabled to provide the appropriate user experience.

7. Your rights with respect to personal data

You have the right to know why your personal data is needed, what will happen to it, and how long it will be retained. Right of access: You have the right to access your personal data that is known to us. Right to rectification: you have the right to supplement, correct, have deleted or blocked your personal data whenever you wish. If you give us your consent to process your data, you have the right to revoke that consent and to have your personal data deleted. Right to transfer your data: you have the right to request all your personal data from the controller and the right to transfer it in its entirety to another controller. Right to object: you may object to the processing of your data. We comply with this, unless there are justified grounds for processing.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the end of this Cookie Policy. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear from you, but you also have the right to submit a complaint to the supervisory authority (the Data Protection Authority).

8. Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our Cookie Policy and this statement, please contact us by using the following contact information: