Sharing the Google Earth location - where a small structure can be seen, roughly six miles from the nearest road - the user said the structure was first photographed by Google in 2016. Theories surrounding the mystery of the Utah desert monolith ALIEN INVASION Social media users were quick to note the object's similarity to the strange alien monoliths in Stanley Kubrick's classic sci-fi film '2001: A Space Odyssey.' In the film, the monolith was a tool created by an alien race that trigger huge leaps in human progress. The monolith closely resembles McCracken's pieces, leading some to speculate this could be one of his own works of art. The monolith most closely resembles McCracken's plank-like sculptures featured at his exhibit at the David Zwirner art gallery in New York.
Source: Daily Mail November 25, 2020 15:39 UTC