"SISYPHEAN CIRCLE 7-16"  2016, granite/galvanized and powder coated steel,

62"h x64"w x16"d (158 x 163 x 46cm)


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

artist statement - Sisyphean Series



  more info:

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