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WHAT'S NEW AT LORD: NEW PROJECTS, NEW IDEAS

2019 MAC Conference and Annual General Meeting
Events / November 12, 2019
2019 MAC Conference and Annual General Meeting

The Museum: Identity Marker, Actor of Cultural and Socio-economic Development in the Caribbean and its Diasporas

The 2019 MAC Conference and Annual General Meeting will take place in Fort-de-France, Martinique from
November 12-16, 2019

Sarah Hill, Senior Consultant, Lord Cultural Resources is presenting Museums in the Digital Age: Developing Strategies for the Future. 

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MCN-2019
Events / November 5, 2019
Museums Computer Network Annual Conference

Hosted every year since 1968, the Annual Conference is MCN's marquee event and draws over 600 cultural heritage professionals from museums, historic sites and visitor attractions in North America and beyond.  A must-attend for all professionals in the musetech sector! MCN 2019 will take place in San Diego from November 5-8, 2019.

Sarah Hill, Senior Consultant, Lord Cultural Resources is presenting Culture, Cities and Digital Technologies – Building Strength Through Cross-Discipline, Cross-Sector and Cross-Country Collaboration.

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Museum Trustee Association
Events / October 17, 2019
Museum Trustee Association - Fall Event 2019

Twice a year, MTA convenes gatherings of museum board members and senior staff to discuss and ignite conversations around topics essential to museum trustees today.
Over several days of programs and events, you will hear from experts, learn from peers, and dive into pressing topics that museums are currently addressing. 

Hear from the experts at our 10/18 Cleveland Forum diversity panel: Joy Bailey Bryant, Cyra Levenson, Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, retired US Ambassador to Malta, and Christina Carr.

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Events / October 10, 2019
Powerful Mandela exhibition opens October 10 at the Meridian Arts Centre in Toronto

A new exhibition at the Meridian Arts Centre opening in Toronto on October 10 immerses visitors in Nelson Mandela’s profound struggle for freedom and equality. Mandela: Struggle for Freedom was originally created for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg. Toronto now becomes the first stop on the exhibition’s multi-year North American tour, which is being managed by Lord Cultural Resources.

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Newsletters / September 30, 2019
A Contemporary Art Museum in the Heart of Istanbul

The September issue of Cultural News features Turkey’s first major contemporary art museum. Turkey opened the country’s first-ever permanent home for contemporary art, Istanbul’s Arter in September. About half of the 1,300 pieces in the collection are works from Turkish artists, with the rest coming from Europe, Asia, and elsewhere. The newly opened museum is free to the public.
Read more about our work with Arter.

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News / September 13, 2019
A contemporary art museum in the heart of Istanbul

This fall, Turkey opened the country’s first-ever permanent home for contemporary art, Istanbul’s Arter in September. About half of the 1,300 pieces in the collection are works from Turkish artists, with the rest coming from Europe, Asia, and elsewhere. The newly opened museum is free to the public.

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WE WORK WITH...

Museums and Galleries

We work with you through visioning, planning, and implementation phases to create new cultural landmarks, weaving presence into the surrounding community.

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Cities and Placemaking

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. 

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Gardens & Parks

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. 

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Heritage and Historic Sites

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.

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Science Centres

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.

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Archives and Libraries

We have extensive experience developing and renewing archives and libraries, transforming them into dynamic, engaging spaces and broadening their potential audiences.

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Expos, Festivals and Events

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.

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Architects, Developers and Designers

When projects involve multiple creative partners, we foster collaboration and synergy to take projects further. One shared success always leads to more.

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Other

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.

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OUR PUBLICATIONS

Museum Development in China
Museum Development in China
Edited by Gail Dexter Lord, Guan Qiang, An Laishun, Javier Jimenez
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The Manual of Strategic Planning for Cultural Organizations
The Manual of Strategic Planning for Cultural Organizations
By Gail Dexter Lord and Kate Markert
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The Manual of Digital Museum Planning
Manual of Digital Museum Planning
Edited by Ali Hossaini and Ngaire Blankenberg with Gail Lord and Barry Lord
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