"SISYPHEAN CIRCLE (coppewebbe)" 2019, granite / galvanized and powdercoated steel, 91"h x88"w x28"d


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.

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artist statement - Sisyphean Series




installation at the Saratoaga Preforming Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY 2019



under construction



more info:

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