"SISYPHEAN CIRCLE 10-16-16"  2016, granite/galvanized and powder coated steel,

57"h x52'w x18"d (145x 132x 46cm)


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

video link by Luc Billon

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  more info:

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