Respecting your privacy and safeguarding your data
Respecting your privacy and safeguarding your data
The Barbican is committed to upholding your privacy and taking care with your personal data as a [User] of this [website].

The personal data we collect, process or use is treated securely and in accordance with the Barbican’s privacy policy, described below. Whenever you give us personal data, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with this policy, including our use of cookies explained below.

What personal data do we collect?
We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address in order to receive and send information from and to you over the internet (and see under 'Cookies'). You will be asked for personal data such as your name, address and email address when you register, join as a member, make an enquiry or order products and services from us. We track user log-ins to give us insight to website behaviour and usage.


About Cookies
Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience. Some features on this site will not function if you do not allow cookies.

Compliance Cookie
This cookie allows us to know whether or not you have given consent to the use of cookies and therefore do not need to be presented with this consent request message again. Cookies used: CookieLawCompliance

Analytics Cookies
These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site, using a service provided by Google Analytics. Cookies used: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

Third Party Cookies
These cookies may be set through our website by other companies. Data may be collected by these companies that enable them to serve up adverts on other sites that are relevant to your interests.

ShareThis Cookies: __stid, __uset, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

Atlas Cookies: MUID

Google Cookies: APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, rememberme, SAPISID, SID, SS, SSID, ULS

Google Plusone Cookies: BEAT

Facebook Cookies: c_user, presence, xs

YouTube Cookies: demographics, HSID, LOGIN_INFO, lwb, PREF, SID, use_hitbox, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

Filmtrailer Cookies: SERVERID

ComScore Cookies: UID, UIDR

Session Cookies
These cookies store temporary information to enable site functionality. They are automatically deleted when you close your browser.


Functional Cookies
These are cookies used for core site functionality, the Barbican cookie lasts for one year, the Enta for a single day

Cookies used: Barbican, Enta

Email communications
We use 're-direct' tracking and also invisible gif images (in order to monitor general interactions such as 'clickthroughs' and message open rates).

How do we use your personal data?
Where appropriate, we use your personal data:

· to provide goods and services to you or your organisation
· for basic profiling purposes
· to let you know about other goods and services in which you may be interested
· to inform you about changes and improvements to this website

If you register or enrol you will receive email communications alerting you to news and offers. You may choose not to receive these.

Transfer of data
By the nature of the Internet, the personal data you supply through this website may be sent electronically to servers anywhere in the world. It may be used, stored and processed anywhere in the world, including countries outside the European Economic Area. Bear in mind that many countries outside the EEA do not adequately protect your rights as a data subject.

To whom might we disclose your personal data?
Your personal data might be passed to a third party if they need it in order to fulfil your order(s) for our goods and services, or to execute the communications we send to you. Except as set out above, we shall not disclose your personal information unless obliged to, or allowed to do so by law, or where we need to in order to run our business (e.g. where other people process data for us). In such circumstances, we ask those people to give us confidentiality or non-disclosure undertakings.

Direct marketing
You may at any time request us to stop using your personal data for direct marketing purposes. To do so, contact

This website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these and you should read their own privacy policies. The policy described here, applies only to personal data collected by the Barbican.

The User assumes full responsibility for the protection of his computer system including computer hardware software and stored data on his computer system including hardware software and stored data of third parties who may access or be otherwise connected to the User's computer system. The User will assume the responsibility of ensuring that program or other data downloaded or otherwise received from this website are free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature.

The Barbican Centre will take reasonable steps to ensure that data transmitted electronically to the Barbican Centre via the site or otherwise and stored by the Barbican Centre is not accessed by unauthorised third parties in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. The User accepts the risk that data transmitted electronically to the Barbican Centre via this website or otherwise may be intercepted before reaching the Barbican Centre or accessed from the Barbican Centre's data storage by third parties not authorised by the Barbican Centre and may be exploited unlawfully by such unauthorised third parties.

The Barbican Centre makes no representations as to the security quality or propriety of any website which may be accessed through this website and accepts no liability for the content or for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused by the use of or reliance on information contained in such websites or goods or services purchased there from. Connected websites accessed through this website are independent websites over which the Barbican Centre does not exercise any control whether financial editorial or of any other kind and are not in any way endorsed by the Barbican Centre.

Inaccuracies and corrections
We endeavour to keep your personal data accurate and up to date. If you become aware of errors or inaccuracies, please email

Changes to this policy
The Barbican’s privacy policy may change at any time, so you may wish to check it each time you visit our website.

‘User’ a Barbican Member, customer or visitor to the Barbican website;

‘Website’ the network location on the World Wide Web written in hypertext mark-up language (or other World Wide Web compatible language) format developed in accordance with these terms and conditions containing digital text, graphics, sound, and video which is the Customer’s proprietary site stored on a server and accessed via the Internet, being identified as ‘’.