Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is very important to us, so below you will find a detailed description of how we handle your information.

Personal data

When you place an order with our web shop the following data is collected: name, postal address (street, building number, zip code, city, state/country), e-mail address, telephone number. In the process your IP address (your computer’s Internet address) is also logged. The logged data you provide are treated confidentially – they are used for the sending of the product bought and stored in accordance with the provisions of the Austrian Data Protection and Telecommunications Acts.

Passing on of your personal data

Your data are only shared with third parties involved in the processing of your order.

If the order is handled through our Logistik Partner necessary order informations like product, name, address is passed to LKG Leipziger Kommissions- und Großhandelsgesellschaft mbH (LKG). Payment data for processing of the payment is passend to the relevant credit institute (Visa, Mastercard) and payment gateway (Paypal, Stripe). Personal client data are not passed on to any other third parties.

Newsletter / Mailchimp

By making a purchase or separately subscribing to our Newsletter via our website you agree to our using your e-mail address to inform you on as regular basis about new Verlag für moderne Kunst publications, products, and activities. Your email address and any other information you can provide are passed on to MailChimp – an online marketing platform of The Rocket Science Group LLC based in Georgia, USA, where they are stored and processed in line with the provisions of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time, either by e-mail to us at newsletter@vfmk.org (processing time approx. 1–3 work days) or by the unsubscribe link that appears in every newsletter.

Log files

The website operator or page provider collects data about visits to the site and stores these as server log files. The following data are logged this way:

* Website visited

* Time of the visit

* Volume of data transmitted in bytes

* Source/indication of from which computer you visited the site

* Browser used

* Operating system used

* Anonymized IP address

The data collected are used solely for statistical evaluations and for improving the website. The website operator reserves the right, however, to inspect the log files at a later date should there be concrete indications of unlawful use.


Our website has links to other websites. We have no control over the contents and operation of these third-party platforms, in particular of how the data collected there are handled.


Cookies must be activated in order for you to be able to log on, place items in the shopping cart, and place an order. Cookies enable us to recognize you if you visit our website again, but do not contain any personal data. If you are not in agreement with this you can select the “Accept no cookies”function in Settings on your browser. You can also adapt the settings such that you are informed about cookies being stored and accept or decline individual cookies being stored. Switching off the cookie function prevents this website working properly, i.e., not all the functionality and information can be accessed.


The website operator uses SSL encryption in order to transmit the data you transmit as well as possible,. You will recognize encrypted connections by the prefix “https://” in the page link in the address line of your browser. Unencrypted pages are designated by < “http://”. Thanks to SSl encryption none of the data you transmit to this website – for example through enquires and log-ons, can be read by third parties.

Social networks

Our website includes share options with the following services: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram und Pinterest (in the form of the familiar logos). They enable the contents of our website to be shared on social networks and are loaded via what are known as share-URLs and responsible social share links. Responsibility for the Internet services of these social network service lies exclusively with their operators. By using these network services you agree to the terms of use and privacy guidelines of the respective operator.

Questions and further information

You can contact us at any time for information about how we have collected, processed, and used your data. Please contact the following address: newsletter@vfmk.org

We are delighted that you have visited our website and will do all in our power to guarantee the security of your data!


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