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August 25, 2017

Gail Lord Invested as Member of the Order of Canada

It is with extraordinary pride, and great pleasure that Lord Cultural Resources announces that Gail Dexter Lord was invested as a Member of the Order of Canada today. The induction ceremony was held today at Rideau Hall, and was conducted by Governor General His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston. Gail was named to the Order of Canada for her contributions to museum planning and management and for her work in supporting the cultural sector in Canada and abroad.

 “The entire staff, and community of Lord Cultural Resources congratulates Gail on this achievement. Thank you for your continued leadership and inspiration— we are proud to work with you towards improving the museum and cultural sector across Canada and the world.” – Kathleen Brown, COO, Lord Cultural Resources

The Order of Canada is one of the country's highest civilian honours, which recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.

Learn more about Gail’s work with museums across Canada and the world

Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Antoine Predock Architects
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Winnipeg, Manitoba / 2001-14
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National Holocaust Monument rendering: Studio Daniel Libeskind
National Holocaust Monument
Ottawa, Canada / 2016-17
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Canadian Museum of History
Canadian Museum of History
Gatineau, Quebec / 2011–13
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Lowry
Salford, England / 1994-2000
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Musée du Louvre, Lens
Lens, Region Nord-Pas de Calais, France / 2005-06, 2009
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Bihar Museum
Bihar Museum
Patna, Bihar, India / 2011-16
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Museo Guggenheim Bilbao
Museo Guggenheim Bilbao
Bilbao, Spain / 2004, 2007, 2008
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Cities, Museums, and Soft Power
by Gail Lord and Ngaire Blankenberg
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