Won-Ju Kim

Fiber / Soft Sculpture Artist

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy and Data Protection — Safety Notice

The protection of your privacy and all personal information collected, processed, or used during your visit on our Internet site is important to us. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy. Below you will find information about what data is collected during your visit on this website and how the data is used.

By using the wonjukim.com web site, you agree this Privacy Policy, and you consent to the wonjukim.com web site’s privacy practices. This includes the use and disclosure of any personal information you have actively shared with us and its transfer to and storage on our servers.

Data Protection

You can freely browse the wonjukim.com web site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Certain features and services on the wonjukim.com web site require that you supply some information that allows us to identify you. We collect some information automatically from your computer while you browse our sites, such as what pages are popular our site: like on any other web site, our server collects your IP address, computer and connection information, browser type and version, operating system and platform, the URLs you come from and go to next. This information is not personally identifiable, and is only used to determine how people use our web site and its services. We do not intend that children will use our sites. We do not solicit or knowingly collect information from children under 16 years old, nor will we accept submissions or orders from them. Anyone under 16 wishing to subscribe to the wonjukim.com newsletter needs proven consent of a parent or guardian.

As far as personal data (for example, name, address, or email addresses) is collected, this always takes place on a voluntary basis.


This website uses the analysis plugin WP Statistics, from the provider wp-statistics.com. It generates simple statistics from the data in anonymous form. For this purpose, no user profiles are created and no cookies are set. IP addresses are stored as a hash. All data collected by WP Statistics will be completely anonymized and only stored locally on our web server, not shared or processed by third parties. A personal identification of a visitor is thus, even subsequently, impossible.


A newsletter is maintained by wonjukim.com to which persons interested in activities and site updates can subscribe. wonjukim.com collects the name and email of subscribers. The newsletter is only used to provide with information about the exhibitions and activities of wonjukim.com. Subscribers can unsubscribe any time by clicking the link provided at the bottom of the newsletter or by writing to fondlywonju@gmail.com.

The wonjukim.com mailing list data is never shared with any third parties, and maintained privately.

Our Anti-Spam Policy:
We do not send emails to anyone without permission, and we do not sell or rent email addresses to any unauthorized third party for marketing.

Forget me

wonjukim.com honors your “right to be forgotten”:

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us by using the contact form. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Newsletter subscribers can send a modification request to update or delete their data anytime by emailing fondlywonju@gmail.com.

Data Use

We use the information we collect to:
* operate the wonjukim.com web site, and keep it safe
* provide you with information you request
* customize your experience on our web site
* communicate with you about your submissions or questions
* measure and improve our site and services
* resolve disputes, address complaints and troubleshoot technical problems
* analyze site and user behavior and prepare aggregated reports


Cookies are not required to use this website. However, they are used on some pages to optimize performance. These cookies are session-based, not personal. They are used only to identify consecutive page views within a usage session. The cookies do not collect personally identifiable information about you, and are not used to identify you as a returning user or to track your use of this site on the long term.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the overview below.

Cookie NameCookie CategoryDescriptionDuration
wp-settings-1WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.1 year
wordpress_2WordPress cookie for a logged in user.session
PHPSESSID1To identify your unique session on the websitesession
wordpress_logged_in_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_cookie2WordPress test cookiesession
wp-settings-time-2WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.1 year
SESS1To ensure that you are recognized when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.session

By using our website, you consent to our use of cookies as described above.

Browser Cookie Configuration

If you disagree with our use of cookies, you can block the acceptance of cookies in your web browser for the domain wonjukim.com. The functionality of this website will not be limited by that.

You can consult the steps to follow to disable cookie installation in the “Help” section in your browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox and Opera.

Many browsers enable a private mode to be activated by means of which cookies will always be deleted after your visit to the Web Site. Depending on each browser, this private mode may have different names. Below is a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this “private mode”:
• Internet Explorer 8 and higher – InPrivate
• Opera 10.5 and higher – Private Browsing
• Google Chrome 10 and higher – Incognito
• Safari 2 and higher – Private Browsing
• Firefox 3.5 and higher – Private Browsing

DoNotTrack & Third-Party Cookies

Note that we protect visitor’s privacy, who have adjusted their browser “DoNotTrack” settings to protect them from any third party tracking. Third party cookies are placed by web services outside of the website you’re currently visiting (such as Facebook, Google and other advertising networks) enabling them to track you as you go from site to site.

Some information on how to activate DoNotTrack to opt out of third party cookies, while leaving first party cookies switched on in various browser:

Firefox IE9 IE7 & IE8 Google Chrome Safari (OS X) Safari (iOS) Android

Contact Forms

If you send us inquiries or submissions via one of our contact forms, your data, including the contact information you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request or submission, and in case of questions. We will not share this information without your consent. If you provide this information, we ask you not to specify incorrect data and not to misrepresent the identity of a third party.

Use and Disclosure of Personal Data

Insofar as you have provided us with personal data, we only use this information to answer your inquiries, to handle contracts concluded with you, and for technical administration.
If we are required by court order or by law to do so, we will submit your information to authorized sources. Otherwise, your personal data will only be disclosed or otherwise transmitted to third parties if this is necessary for the purpose of executing any agreement —for example, forwarding the postal address to a freight carrier that should deliver goods to you‚— for billing purposes, or if we have explicit consent from you to do so. You have the right to revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.

Right of Information, Deletion and Blocking

At any time, you have the right of free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient, the purpose of data processing, and a right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given below.

Security Notice

We take greatest care by using all technical and organizational capabilities to store your personal information in a way that they are not accessible by third parties. When using communication via email or web contact forms however, full security cannot be guaranteed. For this reason we recommend to use postal mail for the submission of confidential information.

Contact Information:

Won-Ju Kim
Email: fondlywonju@gmail.com

This privacy statement was last updated on June 10th, 2018. Whenever the privacy statement is changed in a material way, a separate notice will be posted on this page for at least 30 days.