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Reflections
Self-Centered Mirror by Daniel Rozin (Clip)
Date: April 30, 2009
Running Time: 00:00:20

Self Centered Mirror is an arrangement of 34 vertical panes of mirror. It has a retro-reflective behavior, this means that anyone standing in front of this mirror will see themselves reflected on all 34 panes, The mirror will also remove anyone else in the space from being reflected. This piece lifts the last obstacle from in the quest to total narcisism.
View videos from Reflections, a temporary exhibition of exhibits and art installations that let visitors look at their own image as they'd never seen it before.

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