This is the privacy policy for Independent Arts. It describes how we use and protect the information you give us. If you have any questions about this policy you can contact us on [email protected]. Our postal address is Independent Arts, 48/49 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1SE.


If you choose to provide your name and contact information to sign up to our mailing list we will use the information provided to send you regular email updates on exhibitions, events and general marketing.

The basis for processing your data:


When you sign up to the Independent Arts mailing list we will only process your personal data with your consent. You can withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any marketing email you receive from us, or by contacting us at [email protected].


When you sign up for a workshop with Independent Arts we will only process your personal data to fulfil our contractual obligations to you, unless you consent to us using your data in other ways.

Legitimate interests

We may process your personal data for our legitimate interests, providing these are balanced with your interests and how you would reasonably expect your data to be processed – for example to invite you to an event, as a speaker or a guest, or to ask if you are interested in supporting our work.

Your rights

You can ask us for access to any personal data we hold about you and request a readable copy by sending an email to [email protected]. You also have the right to request that we delete any personal information we are keeping about you.

Audience information

We collect information about our audience to help us ensure we are serving everyone in our community and to inform our reporting to funders and supporters. This information is provided voluntarily and is never linked to personal identifying information – e.g. name and contact details.


We will always hold your information securely. To prevent unauthorised disclosure or access to your information, we have implemented strong physical and electronic security safeguards.