Helena van Essen
Studio for Visual Art
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NL- 1001 MD Amsterdam

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Hogewoerd 77

is made for the exposition ‘De Plek’ (The Place) at this address in Leiden.

In time and space the picture zooms in on Hogewoerd 77
– Map of the city of Leiden in the year of 1545
– Map of the neighbourhood, about 1850
– Cadastral situation of the building, 1974
– The floor of the gallery, 2013

A memorycard, kept at the back of the object, contains the digital images.

Hogewoerd 77, Leiden: zooming in on time and space by way of maps and plans of this address throughout the ages. Front of the work.

Hogewoerd 77, Leiden. back of the mural object. The memory card contains the digital files of the historical maps and plans.