Terms & Conditions
Unless otherwise noted, all documents, webpages, photographs, and images are the property of The Municipal Art Society of New York. Permission is required to copy, download or use any text, photographs or image files.
- What personally identifiable information of yours is collected through the Site;
- Who collects such information;
- How such information is used;
- With whom your information may be shared;
- What choices you have regarding collection, use and distribution of your information;
- What kind of security procedures are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control; and
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in your information.
What Information We Collect and How We Use That Information
Our registration forms require users to give us contact information that may include name, email address, format preference (HTML vs. Text), address, interests, and similar information. We do not request or store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit card or social security numbers.
Internet Protocol Address
We collect an IP address from all visitors to our Site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our Site, analyze trends, track users’ movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the site, and deliver customized, personalized content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Use of “Cookies”
All information provided to The Municipal Art Society of New York is transmitted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. SSL is a proven coding system that lets your browser automatically encrypt, or scramble, data before you send it to us. We also protect account information by placing it on a secure portion of our Site that is only accessible by certain qualified employees of The Municipal Art Society of New York. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information.
If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our Site, we ask them for the friend’s name and email address. The Municipal Art Society of New York will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit the Site. The Municipal Art Society of New York stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email.
Other Web Sites
Our Site contains links to other Web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another Web site for which The Municipal Art Society of New York has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different than ours.
MAS provides visitors the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about the visitor and at any point thereafter.
This site gives visitors the following options for removing their information from our database, stopping all future, direct communications from us, or stopping any other direct services we provide through this web site. We also give users the following options for changing and modifying information they have previously provided. For these requests or questions about this privacy statement, our data collection and dissemination practices, or your dealings with our web sites, please contact:
The Municipal Art Society of New York
488 Madison Avenue, Suite 1900
New York, NY 10022