"SISYPHEAN CIRCLE (gash)"  2021, granite/galvanized and powder coated steel, 66"h x62" x12"d (168 x157 x30 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

artist statement - Sisyphean Series


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final installtion - February 2024





  more info:

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