Simon Peers quote: “If we hadn’t made this permanent …”

[Byline: The Golden Spider Silk at the V&A showcases the world's largest pieces of cloth made entirely from spider silk].

“Simon Peers explains the spectacle before us. ‘If we hadn’t made this permanent, this silk would be webs in the wind. That’s part of the magic. Something so ephemeral and yet somehow we’ve managed to capture it.'” (24)

Jones, Denna. “World Wide Web.” Embroidery. May | June, 2012. pgs 24 – 27.

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9 thoughts on “Simon Peers quote: “If we hadn’t made this permanent …”

  1. Incredible, thank you for sharing. I have heard that some spider silk can be much stronger than your average worm silk. Any idea if this is true?

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