"PORTAL (Sisyphean Circle LXIII)"  2015, slate/galvanized and powder coated steel,

58"h x57"w x13"d (w/o base) (147 x 145 x 33cm)


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






Project proposals for FMC Tower, Philadelphia, PA

  more info:

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