"SISYPHEAN HOLIDAY XXXI"  2015, riverstone/pigmented steel, 16.5"h x 30"w x 7"d (42 x 76x 17 cm)

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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 Holiday Series




more info:

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