This 167 Metre crack running through the Tate [Modern, in London,] is the new installation by sculpture artist Doris Salcedo. The crack expands and deepens as it snakes across the room, it is said to symbolise racial hatred and division in society.

The Crack will remain until April 2008, when it will be filled in, non-damaging the structural integrity of the building but leaving a ‘scar’ that will remain forever.

Another amazing piece from Salcedo:

information from anamorphosis