Beaverbrook Art GalleryJune 6, 20140 Comments

Mr. Ian G. Lumsden ( - June 5, 2014)

The Beaverbrook Art Gallery would like to express sincere condolences on the passing of Ian G. Lumsden, its longest serving director, who passed away on June 5, 2014. Ian provided dedicated service to the Gallery for 32 years from 1969 to 2001.

According to the Gallery’s current director, Terry Graff, “Ian made a significant contribution to our understanding and appreciation of the visual arts, as well as to the development of museums in Canada. His leadership and scholarly curatorial research helped to make the Beaverbrook Art Gallery’s world-class collection accessible to regional, national and international audiences. He produced many important exhibitions and publications over the…

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