Cookie policy

Who am I

Lieven De Buck
50 Chemin des Trious
06570 Saint Paul de Vence
+33 (0) 6 40 88 38 86

What are cookies and why does Lieven De Buck Fine Arts uses them?

The website of Lieven De Buck Fine Arts uses cookies. Those are small text files, saved by your computer when you use our website. They provide information about the browser type, operating system, geolocation, the website visit and your personal preferences.

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies so we can give your the best user experience. Thanks to these cookies we are able to:

  • Optimize this website;
  • Save your preferences (language selection);
  • To secure and improve the safety and speed of this website;

What don’t we do with these cookies?

We only use the collected information internally. We don’t share them with third parties. All the collected data is processed anonymously.

What sort of cookies are there and what do they do?

We can categorize cookies into four categories:

1. Necessary

These cookies are essential to make Unilever websites work correctly, they enable you to move around our websites and use our features. Examples include remembering previous actions (e.g. entered text) when navigating back to a page in the same session.

2. Functionality

These cookies allow our websites to remember the choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) to provide a more personalised online experience. They can also enable visitors to watch videos, play games and engage with social tools, such as blogs, chatrooms and forums.

3. Performance

These cookies help us understand how visitors interact with our websites by providing information about the areas visited, the time spent on the website, and any issues encountered, such as error messages. This helps us improve the performance of our websites.

4. Targeting / advertising

These cookies are used to deliver content that is more relevant to you and your interests. They may be used to deliver targeted advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. They also help us measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns on Unilever and non –Unilever websites. We may use these cookies to remember websites you have visited and we may share this information with other parties, including advertisers and our agencies.

What type of cookies are being placed on this website

First party cookies

Lieven De Buck Fine Arts uses first party cookies to improve the user experience on this website. This means they only collect information on this website. They remember certain preferences of the visitor, such as language selection, the visited pages and the time spent on the website.

Specific overview:

PHPSESSID​ (session cookie)
  • Categorie: necessary cookie
  • Expiry: session
  • Purpose: Preserves user session state across page requests.
  • Categorie: functionallity
  • Expiry: 1 year
  • Purpose: Preserves user language selection.

Third party cookies

These cookies are being placed by third parties with a different domainname which use this site to place cookies. Google and Facebook are an example of a third party company. They track the behaviour of the visitor and create a user profile.

Possible thirty party companies:

_ga (
  • Categorie: performance
  • Expiry: 2 year after session
  • Purpose: registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gid (
  • Categorie: performance
  • Expiry: 24 hours
  • Purpose: registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat (
  • Categorie: performance
  • Expiry: 1 minute after session
  • Purpose: used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.
collect (
  • Categorie: Targeting
  • Expiry: Session
  • Purpose: used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
impression.php/# (
  • Categorie: Targeting
  • Expiry: Session
  • Purpose: used by Facebook to register impressions on pages with the Facebook login button.
  • Categorie: Targeting
  • Expiry: 6 months
  • Purpose: registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

How do you disable cookies?

You can disable, delete or adjust the settings for the cookies. This could result in a bad user experience. If you still want to adjust the settings, just follow the instructions below for the different browser types:


Lieven De Buck Fine Arts has the right to change this cookiestatement. This cookiepolicy was last edited on the 9th of may.