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News: Paulette Gagnon New Head of MACM, Montreal

Paulette Gagnon, chief curator of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, has been given the top job at the gallery.

Paulette Gagnon. Image: newswire.ca

She will replace Mark Mayer, who left last year for the bigger top job at the National Gallery of Canada.

Paulette Gagnon is the 9th director general of the museum, and the third woman to occupy this post.

Gagnon has been as the MACM since 1992 and gets VoCA’s thumbs up for organizing exhibitions that included VoCA favorites Isaac Julien, Louise Bourgeois and Attila Richard Lukacs.

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