"SISYPHEAN CIRCLE LXIV"  2015, slate/galvanized and powder coated steel,

65"h x64"w x16"d (165 x 162 x 40 cm)

collection: Art in Embassies - US Consulate: Casablanca, Morocco

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