Punch Card Cube
IBM Cube is similar to Grid Cube
Materials: wood, thread
Dimensions: 4x4x4 inch cube, suspended 22 inches from corner. Thread length = 45 inches
Punch Card Cube is suspended by thread in a pattern from ½ of an IBM punched card. The red thread disappears seamlessly into the wall, and the overlapping of threads creates a sense of digital simulation, even in a physical space. The punch card is a direct descendant of the automatic loom, so this piece returns the computing language back to its origins.