Doris Salcedo, "Istanbul Project II," 2003 Piezo-pigment on Hahnemühle German Etching Paper, 24 x 37 inches. Edition of 35 (Photo by Bill Orcutt. Courtesy the Alexander and Bonin, New York) salcedo-photo-Art 21
Columbian artist Doris Salcedo discusses why she split the turbine hall floor. Her new work Shibboleth is a long snaking fissure that ran the vast length of the Turbine Hall, as if striking to the very foundations of the museum.