Tapes

TAPE:

A material used in earlier works as a tool to control, cover, protect, hide, define or contain has become the primary medium in these works.

Definition 

:a narrow flexible strip or band: such as
a :adhesive tape
b :magnetic tape; also :cassette 2b
2:tape recording
:a string or ribbon stretched breast-high above the finish line of a race
:a narrow woven fabric
tapedtaping
transitive verb
:to fasten, tie, bind, cover, or support with tape
2:to record on tape and especially magnetic tape