Mirrors have been a common tool for all painters with the wish of making a self-portrait. That is why I decided to include my self-portrait in the first room.
The simple act of looking at your own reflection involves self awareness. It is in relation to this that, I wrote the phrase at the bottom of my painting (intended to be read in the mirror).
The engraving plate next to the drawing of Rodrigo’s printing press has the same set of words but reversed. Thus referring to the way in which images are reversed in the printing process, or as in a mirror.