Privacy Policy



This Privacy Policy (hereinafter the “Privacy Policy”) describes how personal information (hereinafter the “Data”) is collected from you when you purchase goods through the Website and how Sofia Castegren S.r.l. (hereinafter the “Seller”) uses, shares and manages the Data.

Seller shall use its best efforts to use, share and manage the Data lawfully and fairly, pursuant to all relevant laws.

The Privacy Policy is published in accordance with provision 13 of D. Lgs. 196/2003 in order to inform you about the features of the processing of the Data collected by the Seller  through the Website  and it forms an integral part of the Terms of Use of the Services and the Terms and Conditions of Sale rendered by the Seller.

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully as soon as you access the Website and, in any case, before purchasing through the Website. When you access the Website, you will accept Seller’ Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy and you will consent to the collection, storage and use of your Data as described hereinafter. If you do not wish to consent to the processing of your Data as described in this Privacy Policy as well as in Seller’ Terms of Use, you should not access the Website and the relevant services provided by the Seller.

Other sites might be accessible from the Website: third party websites are not bound by this Privacy Policy and/or by Seller’s Terms of Use, therefore it is recommended that you read and understand carefully such third party’s terms of use and privacy policies before visiting and using the relevant sites and services.


Sofia Castegren Srl, with registered office in Via Roma 39, Pieve Ligure (GE) – ITALY, is the data controller of the Data collected through the Website.


The use of the Website may imply the processing of the following users’ Data:

  • Name
  • Surname
  • Email Address
  • Permanent Address

In case you decide to buy any Goods, the Seller will have to collect the Data to process the payment of the relevant amount. The Data will be processed only for this aim.

The collection of the Data is necessary to let you buy Seller’ Goods: in case of your refusal, you won’t be able to purchase any Goods.

We hereby remind you that, according to Seller’ Terms of Use, you commit yourself, under your own responsibility and expressly relieving Sofia Castegren Srl of any liability, including any third parties’ claims:

  •  to use Goods only in a fair and lawful way;
  • to use Goods only for private purposes except otherwise agreed with the Seller;

Subject to your consent, which will be duly collected during the submission of the Data as set out in clause 2 of the Seller’ Terms and Conditions Of Sale, we will process the above Data:

  •  to send you our alerts regarding but not limited to events, exhibition of the Artist and marketing communications.

The processing of your Data for the above purpose is not necessary to let you use the Website but, in case of your refusal, you won’t be able to receive our alerts and/or to receive marketing communications that might be of interest to you.


When you make a purchase, you may be able to pay using a third-party payment service, such as PayPal or other third-party payment services. All information collected by these third-party payment services for purposes of processing your payments is not available to us, unless you have otherwise provided this information to us in connection with your use of the Seller’ services.

Information collected from you by these third-party payment services is governed by the applicable third-party payment service’s privacy policy. You should review the applicable privacy policy prior to submitting any information to the applicable third-party payment service.


The Data undergoing processing will be:

  • processed lawfully and fairly;
  • collected and recorded for specific, explicit and legitimate purposes and used in further processing operations in a way that is inconsistent with said purposes;
  • accurate and, when necessary, kept up to date;
  • relevant, complete and not excessive in relation to the purposes for which they are collected or subsequently processed; and
  • kept in a form which permits identification of the data subject for no longer than it is necessary for the purposes for which the data were collected or subsequently processed.

Seller adopts all the security measures required under the Privacy Code, its Annex B and the relevant orders of the Italian Privacy Authority, in order to ensure an adequate level of personal data protection and, in particular, to protect against the loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure of the Data.


As to the Data, pursuant to article 7 of the Privacy Code you are entitled: to access, control, update and/or change your Data; to acquire more information on the source of your Data and on how/why your Data are used; to have your Data cancelled or stored anonymously or to stop the use of your Data, in case your personal data are used in violation of law; to oppose to the use of your Data for one or more of the purposes to which you consented, as well as to the use of one or more of your contact information.


If you wish to exercise any of the aforementioned right, if you have questions about this Privacy Policy or the processing of your Data, if you experienced any problems and for any other inquiry, please send an email to


Seller may, at any time, modify or terminate the Website for any reason, as well as change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy and/or of Sofia Castegren S.r.l’ Terms of Use by posting the amended Privacy Policy and/or Terms of Use on the website.

Last update of the Privacy Policy:  17/05/2017


This privacy statement solely refers to the Website.

In particular, the Website may contain links to websites of third parties, for which the Seller does not exercise any control. Therefore, the Seller shall not be liable in any way whatsoever for any personal data processing made by such third parties.  


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The Website uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • technical cookies: these are cookies used for the only purpose of "electronic communication, or as strictly required by a provider of any IT service expressly requested by the subscriber or the user, to provide such service " (see Article 122, paragraph 1, of the Privacy Code).
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