About the project

Caribs' Leap / Western Deep
Steve McQueen
3 October -
10 November 2002

A figure falls through the air. You don't see him jump and you don't see him hit the ground. He's just falling through the light.

A miner enters a cage. The cage plummets down, two miles into the body of the earth. He is descending through the dark.

British artist Steve McQueen made what was his most ambitious cinematic installation to date for the extraordinary underground interior of the Lumiere at St Martins Lane in London's West End.

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