Wasteweave II c: Webnet
108 X 44.5cm (42.5 X 17.5in)
tapestry and plain weave; wool (and others), linen warp
Webnet was an early attempt to electronically link the card catalogs of several Pittsburgh area libraries so that all collections could be searched from any of the participating locations. Visionary for its day but it never really worked. It was, in short, a waste.
EXHIBITED: Tapestries II (two person show with Maxine Heller), Unicorn Gallery, Baltimore, 1979