Privacy Policy

Who we are

“Art by Talia” is a site owned by Talia Maggi with the aim of selling artwork to the general public securely over the internet. We are based on the island of Malta in the European Union.
Our website address is: https:\\

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

All information inputted into contact forms within the site is shared with the site owner and stored on the site servers for the purpose of responding to any requests for information and other queries.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

When you input your details on the site to purchase an item, we will set up several cookies to save your inputted information and your screen display choices. These cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year.

Cookies are also collected by Google due to the use of their Analytics service on the site. More information regarding this is available on the Google Analytics Privacy Information page.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We collect analytics data in order to gain a better insight into what type of people and from which locations users are visiting our site. This data includes, the IP address being used to access the site, geo-location data, session data, and browser and operating system identifier data. This enables us to provide better products and tailor-made content, and ensure that our site is being reached by the demographic at which our products are aimed. More information regarding this is available on the Google Analytics Privacy Information page.

Who we share your data with

Analytics data is collected and shared with Google for further analysis by the site owner using their analytics platform. More information regarding this is available on the Google Analytics Privacy Information page.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that purchase items from our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide when entering their contact details. All users can request to extract or have the website administrator delete their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Only analytics data is sent to Google for use within their Analytics service and to aid the website administrators in analysing this data to provide better products to customers and ensure that any advertising is enabling us to reach the ideal demographic.

All other data is stored locally and not shared with anyone not affiliated with this website.

Your contact information

All contact information submitted to this website is stored within the site and is accessible only to the website administrators.

Additional information

How we protect your data

All data in transit between your browser and the web server where this website is stored in encrypted using TLS and all data at rest in also stored on an encrypted disk.