1. Identification of the domain holder

In compliance with the duty of information contained in Article 10 of Law 34/2002, of 11 July, for Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, the following data is published below:

The owner of this website is: MACBA with address in Barcelona, Plaça dels Àngels no. 1, and with CIF number: ESQ5856181B.

Contact telephone: (6) 93 412 08 10

Contact email: (7) dpd [at] macba [dot] cat

2. Conditions of use of the website

The user will be understood as the person who accesses and uses this website. The user, by the mere fact of using the site, accepts these conditions of use.

The user assumes responsibility for the use made of this website. This responsibility extends to the registration that is necessary to access certain services or contents. The user will be responsible for providing truthful and legal information in the registration process.

The USER undertakes to make appropriate use of the contents and services that MACBA offers through this website and with an enunciative but not limiting character, not to use them to:

  1. Cause damage to the physical and logical systems of MACBA, its suppliers or third parties, to introduce or spread computer viruses or any other physical or logical systems that are likely to cause the aforementioned damage.
  2. Try to access and, where appropriate, use the email accounts of other users and modify or manipulate their message. It is expressly forbidden to publish content in our web pages that violates the principles listed below. The owner of the domain reserves the right to proceed in law against those responsible for any such publication that violates:
  • The safeguarding of public order, criminal investigation, public security or national defence.
  • The protection of public health and that of all other persons with the status of consumers or users.
  • Respect for the dignity of individuals and the principle of non-discrimination based on race, sex, opinion, nationality, disability or any other personal or social circumstance.
  • The protection of young persons and children.
  • Respect for the autonomy of the will of those affected.
  • Respect for the intellectual property of published material.
  • In general, respect for current legislation.

MACBA reserves the right to withdraw all comments and contributions that violate respect for the dignity of the individual, that are discriminatory, xenophobic, racist, pornographic, or that are detrimental to young persons and/or children, order and public safety, or which, in its opinion, are not suitable for publication.

In any case, the owner of the domain will not be responsible for the opinions expressed by users through forums, chatrooms or other participation tools that are incorporated in this website.

3. lntellectual and industrial property

MACBA owns all intellectual and industrial property rights of its web pages, as well as all its content, such that all reproduction, distribution and total or partial public communication of its content is strictly prohibited without express authorisation of the owner.

4. Responsibility

The owner of the domain will not be responsible for any damage that may arise from interference or telephone breakdowns, disconnections in the electronic system, presence of computer viruses, malicious programs or any other factor beyond its control.

Neither is it responsible for the contents or systems of third parties connected to its domain.

5. Privacy 

5.1 Information rights

Under the provisions of article 11 of the Organic Law 3/2018 on Data Protection (hereinafter LOPD) and article 13 of the European Data Protection Regulation, we inform you that:

5.1.1. Identification of responsible parties

The data controller is MACBA, located at Plaça dels Àngels no.1, Barcelona

The data protection delegate is CIPDI Tratatamiento de la Información SL, located at C/ Sant Agustí no. 1 1º 1ª, Mataró.

5.1.2. Purposes of use of data and legal basis Overall purpose

The data provided to us by you in the forms found on the web, those sent to our email address and those generated while maintaining a relationship with the person responsible for the use of data, will be incorporated, as provided to us by you, to a database owned by the data controller.

The data shall be used to provide the services you requested, to manage the application form submitted to us, and to send you information about our activities by email or post.

The legal basis for this use of data shall be the relationship you maintain with the party responsible for said use and the consent granted by you when accepting this notice. Image processing

The data controller shall document the public events it organises with photographs and videos such as to disseminate them on its website and other spaces for the public dissemination of information, including but not exclusive to: the website itself, social networks where the data controller has created its own profile, publications and press. Further information regarding this section is available by consulting the website of the data controller or by contacting the DPO.

The use of these images is legitimised with the consent of those affected or upon application of article 8 of LO 1/1982 on the protection of the right to honour, privacy and one's own image.

5.1.3. Recipient Categories

To comply with the above, the following persons shall have access to your data:

• Personnel duly authorised by the management of the data controller.

• Providers that are necessary to fulfil your request.

• Public administration within the remit of its powers.

Further information is available by consulting the DPO.

5.1.4. International data transfer

In general, data shall not be transferred internationally; however, some activities may be broadcast on the social networks featured on our website.

5.1.5. Data retention period

The party responsible for the use of data will keep said data as long as the consent granted by you when accepting this clause is not revoked.

5.1.6. Rights as affected party

You have the right to access, rectify, delete, oppose the processing of data, to limit its processing, to request data portability, not to be subjected to automated individual decisions and to revoke the consent granted voluntarily.

These rights may be exercised by writing to the address of the party responsible for the use of data that appears in this legal notice, or by sending an email to the address dpd [at] macba [dot] cat  with the subject header ‘DATA PROTECTION’.

5.1.7. Right of complaint

The competent body to adjudicate the correct application of the rules on use of data is the Data Protection Authority, located at Calle Jorge Juan

5.1.8.- Obligations of the affected party

The affected party must provide truthful and updated information in all data collection processes, being the only party responsible for the infringement of this obligation.

The data whose provision is mandatory is indicated on the data collection forms, depending on the request made by the affected party. Failure to provide this data may result in non-participation in the activity or provision of the requested service.

5.1.9.- Elaboration of profiles

In order to offer more efficient and personalised services, MACBA exercises the right to segment and classify information from the users of its services. In no case shall this action be conducted by exclusively automated means. This use of data may at any time be opposed by you under the terms established in article 21 of the RGPD.

5.2 User consent

It will be understood that the user accepts the established conditions on pressing the 'ACCEPT' button that is found in all the data collection forms or sending an email to the contact addresses that appear on the web.

5.3 Security

The personal data collected from our users is stored in the database detailed above, which guarantees the appropriate technical and structural measures to protect the integrity and security of personal information provided, that it has a security document and has established all the technical means at its disposal to avoid the loss, misuse, alteration, unauthorised access and theft of the data provided to us, whilst, without prejudice, informing you that security measures on the Internet are not impregnable.

The processing of personal data is in accordance with the regulations established in the GDPR.

5.4 Use of IP addresses and cookies and collection of statistical data

MACBA informs you that the navigation of a user through this website leaves a record of the IP address assigned by the user’s Internet Service Provider. This address is used only for internal purposes, such as the access statistics to the Portal.

Cookies are used on this website. Those cookies used associate only with the browser of a specific computer (an anonymous user), and in themselves do not provide any personal data on the user. This website uses the following types of cookies:

Analysis Cookies:

These allow us to quantify the number of users and thus enable measurement and statistical analysis of the use and activity of our website, as well as to elaborate user browsing profiles on these pages and in our applications, the sole aim of which is to introduce improvements.

Technical cookies:

These allow the user to navigate through the website and use the different options or services that exist within it, such as controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing areas of restricted access, remembering the elements that make up an order, performing the purchase processes of an order, making a request for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during navigation or storage, disseminating and/or sharing content.

Specifically, the following cookies are used, and the information provided can be maintained for a maximum of 38 months:

Own cookies:

  • PHPSESSID: this cookie contains a reference to a session stored on the web server. No information is stored in the user's browser and this cookie can only be used by the current web site.

Third party cookies:

  •  _ga y _gid: These are used to distinguish users.
  • _gat_UA-3407172-3: Used to limit the percentage of requests.
  • __utma: Used to distinguish users and sessions.
  • __utmz: Stores the traffic source or the campaign that indicates how the user has arrived on the web. 
  • _gac_UA-3407172-3: Stores campaign information in order to provide Google Adwords with a reliable way to measure interactions.
  • 1P_JAR: It is used to track conversion rates.
  • SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, SIDCC and CONSENT: These record how the user has arrived on the web: direct traffic, reference, advertising campaign or organic search.

You can access the Google Analytics privacy policy at: http://www.google.com/intl/es/analytics/tos.html

The user has the possibility of configuring his/her browser to be warned onscreen of the reception of cookies and to avoid their installation on the user’s hard drive. All browsers allow settings in order to disable the configuration of cookies. These settings are located in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. Below are links to each browser that provide instructions for disabling cookies:

However, we inform you of the possibility that the deactivation of cookies may impede or hinder navigation and/or the provision of the services offered on this website.

5.5 Links

To facilitate the search for resources that we believe are of interest to users, this website includes links to other pages.

This privacy policy only applies to this website. MACBA does not guarantee compliance with this policy on other websites, nor is it responsible for access through links on this site.

6. Modifications of the present conditions and validity

MACBA can modify the present conditions at any time, without prior notice, publishing its modifications as they appear here. Once modified, these conditions will no longer be valid and will be replaced by their modification.

7. Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

The relationship between MACBA and the user will be governed by current Spanish law and any dispute will be submitted to the Courts and Tribunals of the city of Barcelona.