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WHAT'S NEW AT LORD: NEW PROJECTS, NEW IDEAS
Opening early summer for a limited engagement, this magnificent production was created by Canada’s Normal Studio and produced by Beyond Exhibitions.
To receive early access to tickets, sign up now at www.MonetToronto.com.
We are grateful for the generous support of Jeffrey Latimer Entertainment, which is donating a portion of ticket sales from their upcoming immersive Monet exhibition to support the BIPOC Fellowship.Read More
On Indigenous Peoples Day, and every day, all of us at Lord Cultural Resources stand by and with Indigenous people, especially those experiencing generational trauma from Canada's residential school system and from ongoing systemic racism.
We'd like to celebrate and amplify the voices of our Indigenous colleagues by sharing events related to Indigenous People’s Day.Read More
In celebration of International Museum Day, we are pleased to announce Lord’s new video series, “Culture Break.” Each week, we will feature a member of our team in dialogue with thought leaders from some of the 2,700 institutions we have worked with over the years. Hear from some of the most innovative, forward-looking professionals at art, science, and history museums, zoos and botanical gardens, museums of social justice and human rights, cultural centres, and libraries all over the world.Read More
Each day during Women’s History Month, our Lord Cultural Resources team celebrated a woman who has made the world a better place through culture. We received such a wonderful response to our posts (65.2k views in total) that we decided to create a poster so that all of us can continue to be inspired by these cultural leaders.
Thank you for all that you do to make the world a better place through culture. We hope that this poster will continue to inspire you in the days and years ahead.Download Poster
Presenting new leadership opportunities for BIPOC professionals in the Canadian arts and culture sectors.Read More
This year’s CAM Social Impact summit explored how museums are serving their communities in new ways, particularly in response to the pandemic, and how they are assessing their social impact. Our Senior Practice Leader, Kathleen Brown, facilitated an interactive session that included a live interactive word cloud contributed to by all participants. The word cloud summarizes session learnings that resonated most with summit goers. Check out the results of the breakout sessions below.Read More
WE WORK WITH...
We work with you through visioning, planning, and implementation phases to create new cultural landmarks, weaving presence into the surrounding community.View All Services
We help cities build cultural spaces that draw on existing strengths and assets, allowing you to develop local geography, architecture, and artistic talent into a cultural tourist destination.View All Services
Lord Cultural Resources has been a partner in planning and executing many parks and conservancies, botanical gardens, horticultural displays, living collection, and other nature-based cultural initiatives.View All Services
We approach each heritage and history project with fresh eyes, developing and executing plans that are uniquely tailored to the stories that each site has to tell.View All Services
We help plan and create science museums with unique presence and style. We believe in drawing on local culture and context to provide visitors with meaningful, science-rich experiences that inspire and delight.View All Services
We have extensive experience developing and renewing archives and libraries, transforming them into dynamic, engaging spaces and broadening their potential audiences.View All Services
We help design ground-breaking expositions and festivals that show off a locale’s individual identity and reputation to the world. We can assist with master planning, exhibitions, design, programming, and long-term tourism development.View All Services
When projects involve multiple creative partners, we foster collaboration and synergy to take projects further. One shared success always leads to more.View All Services
Some of our most interesting and exciting jobs don’t fit standard categories. If your vision involves ideas not described on this site, or concepts that nobody has attempted before, we are intrigued! And we want to hear from you. Our experience and discipline, far from limiting a blue-sky project, make it much more likely to succeed.View All Services
This has been, by far, the most comprehensive and thought provoking process that I have been involved with. Joy and her team will challenge conventional thinking, push creative ideas and solutions that are realistic to achieve, and ensure that established timelines are adhered to. Joy was masterful in structuring the conversations and identifying co-chairs to ensure the focus always remained in the purpose at hand, Weeksville."Tim Simons, Chair of the Board of Trustees of Weeksville Heritage Center
"Longwood Gardens chose Lord Cultural Resources as its planning partner, because it was the only firm that could truly provide the depth and quality of comprehensive planning services that we needed to achieve our planning goal."Paul B. Redman, Director, Longwood Gardens
"Lord Cultural Resources contributed an efficient methodology and a multi-disciplinary approach that made it possible to integrate the expectations and viewpoints about the Museum’s operations from representative spheres of the local society and the museum world in general."Juan Ignacio Vidarte, Director General, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
"I can't tell you how it feels to be receiving this beautifully designed document with so much of the Rancho's future wrapped up in its contents. Thank you for all your wisdom and gentle encouragement to bring this to fruition."Freda Hinsche Otto, Executive Director, Rancho los Alamitos