On April 10th 2019, the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration presented its first results -- an image of the supermassive black hole in galaxy M87 -- in multiple simultaneous press conferences around the world. The official EHT press release appears on the home page of this website. This page contains links to recorded press conferences, press releases from our partner institutions, and supporting materials published along with press releases.


Press conference recordings:

  • Brussels, hosted by the European Research Council (in English)
  • Santiago, hosted by the Joint ALMA Observatory (in Spanish and English)
  • Taipei, hosted by the Academia Sinica (in Chinese)
  • Tokyo, hosted by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (in Japanese)
  • Washington, hosted by the US National Science Foundation (in English)


Press releases and related resources from major partner institutions:


Additional supporting material

Supporting material can be located within this website using the links to different sections below:

A collection of talks and lectures, short and long videos on EHT-related topics is available through our Youtube channel.

The following websites maintained by our partner institutions offer materials in different languages: