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Gifford Jackson receives Queen's Birthday Honour

Designers Institute of New Zealand

Gifford Jackson receives Queen's Birthday Honour - Order of Merit for Services to Design

The Designers Institute of New Zealand is proud report that Gifford Jackson, one of New Zealand's first Industrial Designers was on the Queen's Birthday Honours List and has been awarded an Order of Merit for his services to design.

In case you missed Gifford's chat with Kim Hill last week, listen to the podcast here.

If you wish to buy the book that tells his remarkable story and records his life's work, email Michael Smythe for an invoice or buy online with a credit card.
Gifford Jackson New Zealand Industrial Design Pathfinder - $40 incl GST and postage.


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