re-flex [z33]

Site-specific installation. Mirrors, wood, fabric. Z33. Hasselt, BE. 2012

re- : again, back (from lat.)
-flex, -flect : bend (from lat.)

reflex / reflect / reflection /reflexion

bending, folding back
return of light or sound waves from a surface
careful thought, long consideration
exceeding 180°
act of reflecting, state of being reflected
transformation in which each point is replaced by a point symmetric with respect to a line or plane
action performed without conscious thought as a response to a stimulus
copy exact in essential features
power of responding with adequate speed
reflected source of light
effect produced by an influence
process comprising reception, transmission, and reaction that culminates in a reflex
way of thinking or behaving
image given back by a reflecting surface