Privacy Policy

Phoenix Art Museum is deeply committed to safeguarding your privacy online. We do not collect personally identifiable information about individuals?such as names and postal and/or e-mail addresses except when it is knowingly provided by said individuals. This Privacy Policy only applies to transactions made and data gathered on the Web site and does not apply to any other Web site. The terms of this Privacy Policy shall govern all interactions with the Museum through either the Museum's Web site or e-mail. By using the Museum's Web site or communicating with the Museum by e-mail, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. We ask that our visitors periodically review this page to ensure familiarity with the most current version of our privacy statement.

Information Provided by Visitors

When You Register

You may use the Phoenix Art Museum's Web site without registering or submitting any personally identifiable information. However, in order to have access to certain options, such as purchasing tickets online and accessing the Museum's e-mail newsletters, you must register with us online.

If you decide to register with us online, you will be asked to provide personally identifiable information that may include a user name and password, your name, e-mail address, postal address, and phone number.

How the Museum Uses Information Provided by Visitors

The Phoenix Art Museum uses the information you provide to fulfill your ticket purchase. If you decide to utilize our Palette email option, the Museum will use your information to provide you with updates about exhibitions, programs, and special offers available to you.

Any personally identifiable information voluntarily provided by you will be used for the purpose(s) for which the information was provided and may be shared with other carefully screened reputable organizations or companies whose products and services might interest you but whose privacy policies may differ from the Phoenix Art Museum's. Your personally identifiable information will not be disclosed or used for purposes other than those specified without your consent, except as authorized by law.

Opting Out

If you prefer not to have your personally identifiable information shared this way, you may indicate this at the time you provide the information. If an "opt-out" option is not offered, or you decide after you have provided this information that you do not want us to share your information with any other organization, you may send us an e-mail at requesting that we not share your personally identifiable information with third parties for marketing purposes. We cannot, however, remove your name from any third-party list; you will have to contact them directly.

E-mail Communications

The Museum tries to respond to e-mail messages requiring a response, including customer service inquiries related to purchases in the Museum Shop, within one week. If you e-mail the Museum, your message and e-mail address will be forwarded to the appropriate department within the Museum. Any message, material, business information, ideas, concepts, or other information sent to the Museum by e-mail will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. Your e-mail address will not be used for any other purpose but to contact you if needed.

Information Collected Automatically


We do not store any information about you that we gather from using cookies on our Web site. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from our Web server when you visit our online ticketing module; it is stored on your computer's hard drive. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our Web site.

Terms of Usage

Unless otherwise noted, all content copyright © 2013 the Phoenix Art Museum. Some rights reserved. Non-commercial use of text and images, with attribution, is permitted under the terms of a Creative Commons License.

Copyright and other proprietary rights may be held by individuals or entities other than, or in addition to, the Phoenix Art Museum. The Museum does not warrant that the use of materials displayed on this Web site will not infringe on the rights of third parties, such as artists or artists' heirs holding the rights to these works. For works of art from other museums, institutions, or owners reproduced on this site, contact the institution or owners credited in the work's caption.

See Rights and Reproductions for information on licensing text or images for reproduction.

Changes to Privacy Policy

The Phoenix Art Museum may revise its Privacy Policy at any time. We encourage you to visit this page periodically to review our current policy so that you will always know what information we gather and how we may use that information.

Third-Party Links

The Phoenix Art Museum's Web site contains links to other Internet sites. We encourage all of our partners, contributors, and third parties to implement policies and practices that respect the privacy of our users. However, the Phoenix Art Museum is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such Web sites. Once you leave this Web site the Privacy Policy will not apply.