Deep Space LIVE: The Sculptor Galaxy

Ars Electronica Center
Deep Space LIVE: The Sculptor Galaxy
December 22, 2016 / 7 PM / Ars Electronica Center

Press Release: Deep Space LIVE: The Sculptor Galaxy

(Linz, December 19, 2016) All eyes will be on the Sculptor, a galaxy 10 million light years from Earth, at the next Deep Space LIVE hosted by astrophotographer Dietmar Hager this Thursday, December 22nd. The Sculptor will then be the point of debarkation for a 3-D journey to the edge of the known universe.

About Dr. Dietmar Hager

Dietmar Hager is a physician, astrophotographer and Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. He has worked in the field of astrophotography for over 20 years, and published his photos in international journals and textbooks. He has served as the Ars Electronica Center’s astronomical advisor since early 2011.

Deep Space LIVE

The Ars Electronica Center hosts a Deep Space LIVE event every Thursday (except holidays) at 7 PM. Each presentation features ultra-high-definition imagery in 16×9-meter format and is accompanied by expert commentary, entertaining stand-up repartee, or musical improvisation. Whether great works from the history of art, space travel, journeys of discovery in the nano-world or a live concert is what you’ve come to behold, Deep Space LIVE stands for enlightening entertainment amidst breathtaking worlds of imagery. Holders of a valid Museum ticket are admitted free of charge.


Bildhauer-Galaxie / Fotocredit: Magdalena Leitner / Printversion