Cookie Policy

This cookie policy (the “Cookie Policy”) applies to Absolut Art’s use of cookies on our website (the “Site”). This Cookie Policy describes what kind of cookies we use on the Site, the purpose of each cookie, how long we store them and how you can block or delete cookies.

With the exception of cookies which are necessary for the Site to function properly, we will only use cookies that you have agreed to by clicking “Yes, I accept the use of cookies on this website”. Please note that if you do not allow us to use cookies, you may not be able to use all the functions of the Site.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that may be placed on your device (e.g. computer, smartphone or tablet) when you visit a website. A cookie will usually contain the name of the website from which the cookie originated, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e. how long it will remain on your device), and a value, which is usually a randomly generated number.

Cookies are used to allow websites to function more efficiently, but also to send information to the owner of a website. Cookies also make it possible to separate different users from each other, which can give each user a more personalised and positive experience of the website.

What we use cookies for

Absolut Art uses strictly necessary cookies which are essential to make the Site work correctly and are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the Site and use its features. You are not required to approve our use of strictly necessary cookies since they are required in order for us to provide the services you request. The Site also uses cookies which allow us to optimise the performance of the Site’s features, to improve your experience of the Site and to make the Site easier to use, and to better tailor the Site to your interests and needs. Moreover, we use cookies to compile anonymous and aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how our users use the Site and to help us improve its content and structure.

What types of cookies does Absolut Art use?

There are two types of cookies on the Site

  • Persistent cookies, i.e. cookies which saves a file for an extended period on your device. Such cookies are for example used with functions which describe what information is new since you last visited the Site. How long the cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or “lifetime” of the specific cookie, as well as on your browser settings.
  • Third party cookies, i.e. cookies that belong to domains different from the one shown in the address bar. Third party cookies open up for potential tracking of the user’s browsing history.

The table below sets out the specific cookies that are used on our Site, the purpose of each cookie, and whether any information comes from or will be transferred to a third party. The table also gives information on whether the cookie is a persistent cookie, a session cookie or a third party cookie. In addition, the table sets out the lifetime of each cookie that will be stored on your device.

How to prevent and/or delete cookies?

Most internet browsers are initially set to automatically accept cookies. You can change your settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. You can also choose to delete all the cookies stored on your device. Please refer to your browser instructions to learn more about how to modify your browser settings. If you use different devices to view and access the Site (e.g. your computer, smartphone, tablet etc.) you will need to ensure that each browser on each device is adjusted to suit your cookie preferences. If you disable the cookies that we use, this may impact your experience while on the Site. For example, you may not be able to visit all parts of the Site, and that some parts of the Site may not function correctly. If you do not want us to use any cookies on your device please select “No, I do not accept the use of cookies on this website”.

Changes in the Cookie Policy and questions

This Cookie Policy may be amended from time to time. The date of the last change will be shown at the end of the Cookie Policy. If you have any questions regarding this Cookie Policy or our use of cookies, please contact us at

Last amended: April 2015