Gábor Képes

Gábor Képes is Head of the Department of Technological Museology. Since 2004 he has been a curator of the computer science collection of the Hungarian Museum for Science and Technology, and then from 2009 in the successor institute: Hungarian Museum for Science, Technology and Transport. He graduated in 2004 from Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Humanities (ELTE BTK). He was Professor Iván Horváth’s student in information technology in the humanities, and was commissioned as an executive to the ELTE BTK Library Science Institute.

Tours by this Curator

Iron Curtain

Hungarian computers developed a number of colourful compromises between Soviet domination and US restrictions.