The Gernsback Prophecy (Opening)
Bookcover: Hugo Gernsback (ed.): All about Television.  A boy, an old man and a middle-aged woman watch a rugby game on an antiquated television.
Father of Science Fiction
Fri, July 19, 2013 7 pm CEST, Opening

From July 20th the ZKM will be honoring father of science fiction, Hugo Gernsback, with an exhibition of his work. We hereby cordially invite you to the exhibition opening of »The Gernsback Prophecy. Father of Science Fiction« on July 19, 2013! 

Through his journal, established in 1907, the name-giver of the »Hugo Award«, with which the best works in science fiction are awarded each year, has given valuable inspiration for inventive and experimental works in the emerging field of technology, electrics and radio technology.

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