Data privacy statement

Scope of application

This privacy policy clarifies users about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the responsible provider on this website (hereinafter referred to as “offer”).


Galerie Fries
Stefan Fries
Düsselstr. 21
D-41564 Kaarst
Phone: +49 (0) 21 31 / 368 521

Sales tax identification number according to §27a sales tax law: DE236329940

Privacy policy

Galerie Fries takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and adheres strictly to the rules of data protection laws. Personal data is only collected on this website to the extent that is technically necessary. Under no circumstances will the data collected be sold or passed on to third parties for other reasons.

The following declaration gives you an overview of how we guarantee this protection and what type of data is collected for what purpose.

Data processing on this website

Galerie Fries automatically collects and stores information that your browser transmits to us in the server log files. These are

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system used
  • Referer URL (the previously visited page)
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • Time of the server enquiry

Galerie Fries cannot attribute this data to specific persons. This data is not merged with other data sources and is deleted after a statistical analysis.

Security of your personal data

Galerie Fries protects your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Galerie Fries secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.

Disclosure of your data

Galerie Fries does not pass on your personal data to third parties unless it is required for the processing of business transactions. The data transmitted is limited to the necessary minimum. However, if Galerie Fries is obliged to do so by law or court order, we will only pass on your data to state institutions and authorities authorised to receive such information.


The Internet pages use so-called cookies in several places. They serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses.


If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require a valid e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided or that the owner agrees to receive the newsletter. No further data is collected.

You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time.


This website uses Matomo, an open source software for the statistical analysis of user access.Matomo uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on the user’s computer and enable the use of the website to be analysed.The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is stored on the provider’s server in Germany.The IP address is anonymised immediately after processing and before it is stored.Users can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in their browser software.However, the provider points out to users that in this case they may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.

Right to information

You have the right to information about the data stored about you, its origin and recipient and the purpose of storage at any time.You can request information about the stored data at

Further information

Your trust is important to us. We would therefore like to be able to answer your questions regarding the processing of your personal data at any time. If you have any questions that are not answered by this privacy policy or if you would like more detailed information on a specific point, please send an e-mail to

Amendment of these data protection provisions

Galerie Fries reserves the right to amend these security and data protection measures if this becomes necessary due to technical developments or changes in legal regulations. In such cases, we will also adapt our information on data protection accordingly. Please therefore refer to the latest version of our privacy policy.

(Status: May 2018)


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