MAP is a non-profit organisation, initiated with a mission is to take art and culture to the heart of the community, making it accessible to diverse audiences, and to create a museum-going culture that encourages people to experience art and heritage in new ways.. MAP strives with unstinted focus to facilitate people to unwind and cultivate their hidden potential, channelise their thoughts and actions towards enhancing their productivity in all respective spheres.
The information provided by the Users on https://map-india.org/, website or mobile application (“MAP PLUS”) is for general informational purposes only. We recognise that you may be concerned about the information we collect from you through our website and how we treat that information. MAP values, respects and protects your privacy and therefore we have taken necessary precautions to be in compliance with the provisions of Information Technology Act, 2000, GDPR or any specific laws
I. Collection of Personal Data (“Personal Data”).
Your privacy and security are our priority, and we strive to incorporate the best security practices in our operations.
If you are a subscriber, when you make an online payment on the MAP Platform, we may collect Personal Data such as your name, billing address, Permanent Account Number, telephone number, email address and any other information provided by you. The Personal Data that you are asked to provide, and the reasons for asking the same, shall be made clear to you when you are requested to provide your Personal Data. We only collect information that we believe to be relevant and for the purpose of acknowledging receipt of the subscription.
If you contact us directly, we may ask you to provide additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, and the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you choose to provide.
Further, when you register for an event on MAP website/ services, we may ask for your contact information, including, but not limited to, name, occupation, gender, date of birth, address, email address, medical history and phone number.
II. Collection of Non-Personal Data.
We gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors on MAP PLUS. This Non-Personal Data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, clipped or anonymised user IP addresses, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of MAP Platform to understand geography of our visitors and help us better organise the website.
III. How we use your information.
We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:
(1) Provide, operate, and maintain our website;
(2) Improve, personalise, and expand our website;
(3) Understand and analyse how you use our website;
(4) Develop new products, services, features, and functionality;
(5) Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, to provide you with
updates and other information relating to the website, or for marketing and promotional purposes;
(6) Send you emails;
(7) Find and prevent fraud;
(8) To respond to any customer service-related queries;
(9) Creating profiles for subscribers.
If you wish to be informed about what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please email us at email@example.com.
The information collected by “cookies” is anonymous aggregated research data and contain no name or address information or any information that will enable anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail or any other means. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to disable cookies or inform you when they are set. However, by disabling them, you may not be able to take full advantage of our website.
your browser permits, or to ask your browser to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
V. Disclosure of Personal Data.
We shall not disclose your Personal Data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure.
We shall disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order:
(1) to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order or
other statutory or legal requirement;
(2) to enforce the MAP Terms of Usage or to protect our rights; or
(3) to protect the safety of users of the MAP Platform.
We will share limited Personal Data of the users as required with our agents, representatives, service providers and contractors in order to offer you services in connection with our website, communicate news and information about MAP, provide customer service, enhance and improve user experiences, and complete financial transactions. These service providers are authorised to use your information only to the extent necessary to serve these purposes, or as otherwise authorised by this policy.
We may also share your Personal Data when you make a payment or when you donate. In the event wherein MAP promotes/ recommends a particular cause or social event, we may share your name and contact information and the amount of your payment with the said relevant non-profit organisation to which the said donation has been made by you.
We will retain your information for as long as needed to provide our services. We may also retain and use your Personal Data in order to comply with our contractual or legal obligations, audit requirements, resolve disputes, prevent abuse and other statutory/legal purposes. For example, tax laws in India may require us to keep contact information and contribution level of subscribers on a file.
The information we collect is only for the improvement of our services. We may retain your information to provide certain services to users, to recognise them the next time they use MAP PLUS or to send promotional emails and text messages.
VII. Amendments to this Policy.
You have certain rights with respect to the Personal Data we collect about you. Upon your request, we tell you what information we hold about you, we rectify any incomplete or inaccurate information and also restrict the use of your information. We will make reasonable efforts to delete your information if you ask us to do so, unless we are otherwise required to keep it.
IX. Links to other websites.
Our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties for your convenience and information only. We accept no liability in connection with any third-party website accessed via a link from MAP PLUS, or any contract entered into or through a third-party website. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
X. Copyright Protection.
All content on MAP PLUS including graphics, text, icons, interfaces, audio clips, logos, images and software is the property of MAP and/or its content suppliers and is protected by Indian and international copyright laws. The arrangement and compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on MAP PLUS is the exclusive property of MAP and protected by Indian and international copyright laws.
Permission is given to use the resources of this MAP Platform only for the purposes of browsing, learning or making enquiries. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance of the content on this MAP Platform can only be made with the express permission of MAP. All other trademarks, brands and copyrights other than those belonging to MAP belong to their
respective owners and are their property.
We understand the importance of keeping your information secure and confidential. To safeguard your information, we have implemented effective policies for this purpose.
When you make a payment for subscription/ purchase, information about your payment card is transmitted securely through a Payment Gateway. Payment Gateways allow you to make a payment electronically using your credit card, debit card, net banking or other payment methods.
The payment gateways collect data that may include your contact details, your card details and the transaction details which facilitates your online payment. We do not collect or store any of these personal details and we do not have any control over them. This data is completely managed by the Payment Gateway tools according to their own privacy policies.
We have taken and will continue to take reasonable efforts to protect Personal Data in our possession or control by making reasonable security arrangements to prevent unauthorised access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or similar risks.
While we strive to protect your Personal Data, we cannot ensure the security of any Personal Data which you may have transmitted to us, via the Internet, and we urge you to take every precaution to protect your Personal Data and use a secure browser.
XIII. Contact Us.
Data Protection Officer
Name: Mr. Ashwath Patil
Address: The Museum of Art & Photography
Sua House, 26/1 Kasturba Cross Road, Bengaluru 560001
Telephone no: +91 80 4053 5200