Gamba Claudio

Gamba Claudio

Dirigente dei Sistemi Museali, Regione Lombardia

Currently works as a manager of “Institutes and places of culture” at the Directorate General for Autonomy and Culture of Regione Lombardia. Previously (2010-2015) he served as Superintendent for bibliographic heritage of Regione Lombardia and he directed (2007-2010) the Institute “Artistic heritage and new languages”. Born in Bergamo in 1956, he started to work at Biblioteche Civiche of Bergamo in 1977 (during his humanistic studies: Liceo Classico and then Degree course in Philosophy and History at Università Statale of Milan), taking care of services to users, purchasing, cataloguing and communication. In 1993 after passing an open competition he took employment with Regione Lombardia, first as an official responsible for information systems addressed to culture, then as organisational position for libraries and cataloguing. Since 2007 he has worked as an executive for DG Cultura of Regione Lombardia. He deals with museums, libraries, archives, archeological areas and UNESCO sites. He generally takes care of supporting measures (public tenders, programme agreements, UE resources) assigned to institutes and places of culture in Lombardy, the task of endorsing new museums (provisions for allocation and monitoring), library systems, instruments of cultural fruition, and in particular he has launched the project “Subscription Museums Milan Lombardy”.