Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy & Terms and Conditions of Use

In the context of these Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use, the following words shall have the following meanings:

“IAB” means Institute of the Arts Barcelona. 

“Website” means the pages of information, data, text, images, graphics, hyperlinks or computer code published on, or available via the world wide web, which are under the ownership or control of the IAB and from which a hyperlink has been created to these terms and conditions;

“User” means any individual, company or organisation accessing the Website.

Privacy Policy

In compliance with the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 Of The European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and the LO 3/2018, 5 December (LOPDGDD) the user is informed that the personal data provided will be processed in the following terms:


Purposes of the processing:

• provide information, answer comments and suggestions requested by the user;

• manage your participation in present and future selection processes, when you send us your information (including your CV) for that purpose.

• send commercial communications about events, activities and workshops, when the user has requested it

• facilitate the payment of fees and tuition to the programmes of your choice

• We analyse the use of the website, the number of pages visited, the number of visits, the activity of visitors and their frequency of use of our website For this purpose we use statistical information developed by the Internet Service Provider that does not allow us to identified users at any time.

Lawful basis for the processing:

Consent: The personal data obtained through the forms of the website will be treated only for the purposes authorised by the user by checking the acceptance box provided for that purpose. The user can withdraw this consent at any time.

Legitimate interest of the Data Controller. The statistical information obtained from the website will be treated based on the legitimate interest of the responsible. This information does not allow the user to be identified.

Recipients of the personal data:

We will not disclose your data to third parties without your consent, whether we are permitted or required to do so by law.

Retention of personal information:

The personal data provided by the user to receive commercial communications will be kept while the user does not request its deletion or withdraw its consent.

When the user submits their personal data to participate in a selection process, the data will be treated to participate in these selection process, and if the user is not selected, the personal data will be preserved for a period of two years in order to facilitate their participation in future selection process.

When the user submits their data to make queries or suggestions, we will keep the information only for as long as we need it to provide the user with the information that has requested or to comply with the law.

IAB will keep the billing and payment information provided by the user while there is a legal obligation of conservation.

IAB will keep the traffic and statistical data for a period of three years.

International transfers:

IAB uses Mailchimp as an email automation platform. By submitting your email account to stay informed and receive our news you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.


Users can exercise their rights of access, rectification, erasure, restrict processing, data portability or object by writing to IAB, c/ Ramón Dalmases, 18 Bj - 08870 – Sitges – . Users can also submit a complaint to the Spanish Data Protection Agency to defend their rights (

Child protection policy

The user who provides his data on this website declares that he is over eighteen years of age. IAB reminds parents that it will be their sole responsibility if a minor provides personal data. We remind users that there are parental control software.

Social networks

The user who becomes a friend on our social networks, expressly consents to the processing of their personal data. The user also expressly consents the access of IAB to the contact list and that the news of IAB appears in its Wall.

In compliance with the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 Of The European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, the users are informed that the data of the contacts of our social networks will be treated in order to inform about our activities and services.

If the user follows us in social media networks it implies their consent for the indicated treatments.

Users are informed that comments in social networks are public and that IAB is not responsible for the information published by users.

Users are informed of their right to access, oppose, limit treatment, amend, cancel or exercise the right to portability their personal data under the terms established by Law. Users may exercise these rights in writing, accompanied by proof of identification, INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS BARCELONA, S.L., c/ Ramón Dalmases, 18 Bj - 08870 - Sitges. Users can also submit a complaint to the Spanish Data Protection Agency to defend their rights.

Legal Notice

Identification data

In accordance with the provisions of the Law 34/2002, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce, is property of INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS BARCELONA, S.L. (IAB), with CIF B65762247, registered at the Barcelona Mercantile Registry, Volume 43077, Sheet 156, Section 8, Page B 420942.

Contact Information:

Address: c/ Ramón Dalmases 18 Bj, 08870, Sitges.

Phone: 938989713


Industrial and intellectual property

All industrial and intellectual property rights of this website, included trademarks, formats, graphic designs, texts, images and documents, are the exclusive property of IAB and they are protected by Spanish and international industrial and intellectual property laws. It is prohibited to reproduce the information or content contained on this website without the prior written consent of IAB.

Access to the website does not imply any resignation, transmission or assignment of such rights by IAB.

The user undertakes to use the contents of the website diligently, correctly and legal and, in particular, the user undertakes to refrain deleting, evading or manipulating the copyright of IAB. The user will abstain to use the information obtained through the website to send advertising, commercial communications or unsolicited messages addressed to a plurality of persons.

This website corresponds to a domain registered by IAB, and can’t be used, unless expressly authorised, in connection with other services that may cause confusion to IAB customers.

The people or companies that wish to establish a link between his website and this website, must obtain the express written authorised of IAB, without implying the existence of any relation between IAB and the owner of the website in which the link is established. It is forbidden to carry out any manipulation of this website, without the consent of IAB. We shall not assume any liability arising from such manipulation by third parties.

Terms of use

Access to this website implies the acceptance of these terms of use. It is prohibited to use the contents of this website for its use for commercial purposes or for distribution, transformation or communication. IAB shall not be liable for any loss resulting from such use.

Access and use of this website is the exclusive responsibility of the user. The user agrees not to use the information that is published in this website for illicit purposes or contrary to these terms of use.

IAB reserves the right to modify the commercial offer of this website and to keep its content updated. IAB cant assure the existence of interruptions or fails on the access of this website.

Links to other websites

This website may contain links to other websites. The linked websites are not controlled by IAB, so IAB is not responsible for its content. IAB recommends the user to read the legal notice of the linked websites.

Applicable legislation

This Legal Notice is governed by Spanish law. The user, by accepting this legal notice expressly renounces any other jurisdiction that corresponds to him. Within the Spanish jurisdiction, if the legislation allows the user to submit to a specific jurisdiction, the user expressly waives any jurisdiction that corresponds to him and is submitted to the jurisdiction of the courts of Barcelona.

Changes to How We Protect Your Privacy

From time to time, we may change this page to reflect how we are processing your data. Any significant changes will be made clear on the IAB website and email (if you are a subscriber).

Cookies Policy


Definition and function of cookies

Cookies are files that are stored on a user’s computer when navigating the Internet and that, in particular, contain a number that allows the user’s computer to be unequivocally identified, even if the user changes locations or IP addresses. The website can be accessed without needing the cookies to be activated, although deactivation may prevent the site from operating correctly. Below you will find information on the types of cookies used by this website and how to disable them.


Types of cookies used by this website

The use of cookies allows us to facilitate the navigation of the user and adapt the information and services to their interests. The cookies we use may be temporary (session cookies) or permanent, which are stored in your device for a period not exceeding 24 months.

We use our own cookies and third-party cookies to collect statistical data.




Operating Cookies

The Owner of the website uses strictly necessary cookies that can be used to facilitate the correct navigation of the website as well as ensure that the content thereof is effectively loaded.

Analytics Cookies

These cookies collect information about the use of our website by the users. We use this information to improve the website. These cookies are associated with an anonymous user without providing personal data. These cookies collect the number of visitors to the website, the length of visits, the browser, the type of terminal, the place of origin of the users and the websites visited.

 Treatment of cookies

The information obtained through the use of cookies is treated only by IAB.

 What happens if cookies are disabled?

At anytime the user can block the installation of cookies, although deactivation may prevent the site from working properly.

 How to disable cookies

The user can block or delete the cookies installed on his device using the content and privacy settings available in the browser. The Owner recommends that users consult the help section of their browser or access the help pages of the following browsers:

Internet Explorer:


Google Chrome:


Firefox: 919


Android (Google):

Windows Phone (Microsoft):



There are tools that allow users to detect and manage cookies on each website they visit, such as:



Updating cookie policy

We may update the Cookies Policy of this website. We encourage users to review the Cookies Policy each time they visit this website. Cookies Policy was last updated on  25th February, 2019.

Terms and Conditions of Use

Applicable Terms and Conditions
This Website is owned by the Institute of the Arts Barcelona and any uses made of the Website (including any registrations and transactions entered into via the Website), are subject to these terms and conditions. The IAB may, at its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating the text of this page.

Copyright and Trademarks
Copyright in the contents of the Website is owned by the IAB or by its content suppliers. You may download to a local storage medium and print extracts from our Website without alteration, for your own personal use. You may also recopy downloaded extracts to others provided you do not do so for profit.

Reproduction of part or all of the contents of the Website in any form is prohibited unless for personal use. None of the content of this Website may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or stored in any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work in any form (whether hard copy, electronic or other) without our prior written permission (or, where applicable, with the permission of the respective copyright owner(s)). Requests for permission should be addressed to the Web Manager.

The names and logos of the IAB (and any content providers) and all related product and service names, designs marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trade marks of the IAB (or the respective owner(s)) and may not be used without the express prior permission of IAB (or the respective owner(s)). Requests for permission should be addressed to the Director of Marketing.

For the avoidance of doubt, framing of this site or any part of it is not permitted without express permission. Notwithstanding this prohibition, the caching of this site is permitted by an information service provider acting in the normal course of its business. 

All works in the nature of databases attract database rights.

General Disclaimer
This Website is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation. Users should seek appropriate advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in any part of this Website.

Whilst the IAB has taken every precaution in compiling this site neither it nor any contributors make any warranties, representations or undertakings relating to any of the content of this Website (including, without limitation, any as to the quality, accuracy, completeness or fitness for any particular purpose of such content), or any content of any other website referred to or accessed by hypertext link through this Website (“third party site”).

The IAB does not endorse or approve the content of any third party site, nor will the IAB have any liability in connection with any of them (including, but not limited to, liability arising out of any allegation that the content of any third party site infringed any law or the rights of any person or entity). Links to third party sites are provided for the User’s convenience only and the User is solely responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on third party sites and also the value and integrity of any goods and services offered by them.

Except as required by law, the IAB shall not be liable for any losses or damages whatsoever, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise arising from reliance on information contained in this Website, or from any interruption or delay in access to the Website for whatever reason.

The content of any blogs on the IAB website does not necessarily reflect the views of the IAB. Such content only reflects the views and comments of those named persons posting individual blogs. The IAB operates a ‘notice and takedown’ procedure for defamatory content. Please notify the Director of Marketing of any such content. Once notified the IAB will endeavour to remove the defamatory content within a reasonable time.

User Warranty and Indemnity
The User warrants to IAB that they will abide by these Terms and Conditions of Use and not use the Website, its contents or any part thereof for any purpose that is in contravention of any applicable law or regulation or in a manner that will infringe the intellectual property rights of third parties or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others or in any defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful manner.

The User shall indemnify the IAB, its employees and agents, against all claims, liability, losses, damages and expenses (including without limitation, legal fees and costs arising out of or incurred as a result of any claims made against the IAB, its employees and agents), resulting from the use by the User of the Website, or any of its contents for whatever purpose, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

If any provisions of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected.

Any failure of IAB to exercise or enforce any of its rights under these terms and conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such rights or operate so as to bar the subsequent exercise or enforcement or any such rights.

The Website (including these Terms and Conditions of Use) shall be governed by Spanish law. The Spanish courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising from the use of the Website and/or any transactions carries out via the Website.