Privacy Policy

STEP Through the Looking Glass: Stories told of Experimental Processes is a collaborative project between researchers based in UCD Conway Institute and the artist, Lorna Donlon. This website is designed as designed to accompany a physical exhibition of the Travelling Cabinets of Conway Curiosities and portraits of Conway Institute researchers as well as being a digital exhibition experience. 

In the creation of this website, we fully respect your right to privacy and actively seek to secure the privacy rights of those who share information with us.

User Volunteered Information

We do not collect any personal information on this web site. 

Automatically Obtained Information

Cookies may be used by this web site to collect non-personal information about how visitors use our web site. Cookies are small text files that are sent from websites you are visiting and stored on your web browser. They are used to collect anonymous data on user behaviour and standard internet activity. Cookies are mainly used to improve the user’s experience of the website.

We use cookies as part of Google Analytics, a web analytics service that enables us to track how visitors use this website. Google Analytics uses first party cookies. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.

Temporary session cookies may also be used in some areas to enable specific functionality. Session cookies are deleted once you leave the website. Non-session cookies exist on your computer for 30 days after you have visited but they contain no private or sensitive data.

This website does not use malware, spyware, or adware in any form.


We will use appropriate physical and technical security measures to prevent unauthorised access, alteration or destruction of data.

Third Party Websites

This Privacy Statement does not cover the links within this website to other external websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on any other websites you may visit.

This privacy statement should not be construed as a contractual undertaking. We reserve the right to revise this privacy statement at any time without notice. Users should visit this page regularly to review the most recent version if this privacy statement.

Further information on your data privacy rights is available on the website of the Data Protection Commissioner  

If you have any concerns relating to the processing of your personal data on this website, contact: