PORTAL (Sisyphean Circle 11-1-16)"  2016, granite/galvanized and powder coated steel,

65"h x64'w x16"d (165x 157x 41cm) w/o pedestal


Pronunciation: 'si-s&-f&s
Function: noun
Etymology: Latin, from Greek Sisyphos
: a legendary king of Corinth condemned eternally to repeat the cycle of rolling a heavy rock up a hill in Hades only to have it roll down again as it nears the top

more info

artist statement - Sisyphean Series










  more info:

  visit Van Alstine Sisyphean Circle  -  2008 Beijing Olympic Commission web page