From 23 January until 18 April 2010, you can visit the exposition: Photography: A Special Collection at Leiden University at The Hague Museum of Photography. The exhibition features a selection of the special photo collection of Leiden University, one of our country’s oldest and most complete photo collections.
Erwin Olaf paintings - Merchant, 2011, from the series The Siege and Relief of Leiden (2011) Leiden University Libraries and Museum De Lakenhal challenged Erwin Olaf to make a photo series based on the history of Leiden’s occupation and relief.
Just imagine you are standing here, in the 16th-century Biblioteca dei Girolamini in Napels. The library is stuffed with 160,000 books dating from the 15th to the 19th century, which are draped around this room and others. Imagine the dusty smell, the echo of your steps as you go around the room. If you are a lover of books and libraries, this image may just make your day
"The heavens proclaim the Glory of God: the skies proclaim the work of His hands." Psalm 19:1 Hubble's Deepest View of Universe Unveils Never-Before-Seen Galaxies Credit: NASA, ESA, G. Illingworth (UCO/Lick Observatory and the University of California, Santa Cruz), R. Bouwens (UCO/Lick Observatory and Leiden University), and the HUDF09 Team