ABOUT GCAM

GCAM | Global Cultural Asset Management is an international cultural asset management and consulting firm which provides advice, expertise, and museum planning services to governments, institutions, corporations, foundations and individuals through intersecting service groups and business lines related to the expansion of art, culture, and museums in a global economy.

Founded in 2008 by Thomas Krens, Director Emeritus of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, GCAM has specialized in developing complete master plans for new museum projects throughout the world.  This work has included the design and development of large-scale cultural master plans; the development of museums and exhibition spaces; generating exhibitions, educational programs and content; and developing collections of the most sophisticated contemporary art for aesthetic, educational, social and investment purposes.

As part of the services it provides, GCAM structures architectural competitions; develops museum building programs; acts on behalf of its clients in interactions with

programs; acts on behalf of its clients in interactions with the designated architect during the concept design, schematic design, and design development phases of the project; develops strategies for exhibition programming, collection development, and museum management; and develops operating pro formas and staffing plans to enable the client to obtain a complete understanding of the capital and long-term operating costs of the project.

The GCAM principals, led by Thomas Krens-- who has almost three decades of museum leadership experience including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and its international museums, Mass MoCA, and the Williams College Museum of Art—together have more than a century of combined experience as directors and curators of some of the world’s leading art museums.

The GCAM team is noted for its intensive collaborative relationships with the greatest architects and artists in the world.  Since 2008, GCAM has nurtured and developed 13 projects in seven countries in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. 


关于GCAM

GCAM是一家国际文化资产管理和咨询公司,其服务团队及业务范围横跨美术、文化和博物馆领域,为全球各级政府、公共机构、企业、基金会和个人提供咨询、专业技术和博物馆规划服务。

公司创立于2008年,创始人是托马斯·克伦斯,所罗门·R·古根海姆基金会荣休馆长。GCAM专为世界各地的新美术馆项目制定完善的总体规划,包括大型文化总体规划的设计和开发;博物馆和展览场地的开发;策划举行展览、教育项目和相关事项;开发以审美、教育、社会和投资为目的的顶尖当代艺术收藏。

GCAM公司提供的服务还包括,组织建筑设计比赛,博物馆建筑开发项目;在项目的概念设计、方案设计和设计扩充阶段代表客户与指定建筑师进行沟通;为展会安排、藏品开发和博物馆管理制定计划;制定运营预计报表和人员配置计划,以便客户能够对项目的资

金和长期运营成本有一个全面的认识。进行沟通;为展会安排、藏品开发和博物馆管理制定计划;制定运营预计报表和人员配置计划,以便客户能够对项目的资金和长期运营成本有一个全面的认识。

GCAM的领导团队由托马斯·克伦斯领导,托马斯·克伦斯拥有三十年的博物馆领导经验,任职机构包括所罗门·R·古根海姆基金会及其旗下的国际博物馆、美国麻省当代艺术博物馆和威廉斯学院艺术博物馆。GCAM的领导团队成员都曾在一些世界顶尖的艺术博物馆任董事或馆长,整个团队的领导经验加起来已逾百年。

GCAM团队与国际上最伟大的建筑师和艺术家有大量的合作,该团队也此闻名于世。自2008年以来,GCAM已经在北美、欧洲、中东和亚洲的七个国家促成和发展了13个项目。