Herbert W. Franke has already started to generate
works of art using computers in the Fifties. A
physics PhD, he was fascinated by the
possibilities of machine-supported graphical
the same time he gave much attention, right from
the start, to aspects of information and
reception theory that are relevant in the
borderland of art and science.
is how he made an important scientific
contribution to the understanding of the
addition, Mr. Franke ranges among the most
renowned German-speaking authors of utopian
literature and has acquired great merits in the
field of cave and karst exploration.