Van Alstine proposal "CATAPULTA 3-19" selected for:

“Transformation • Creation” The8th “Liu Kaiqu Award” International Sculpture Exhibition

添加 时间: 2020/5/6 来源:中国雕塑学会


A total of 1,278 sculpture proposals from 605 artists from 46 countries and regions have been received since the public call for

submissions began on January 17 and ended on March 31, 2019. Among them, 348 proposals

are submitted by 158 foreign artists and 930 sculpture proposals by 447 domestic artists.

The final 34 proposals selected were enlargement and now on permanent public display in the

Wuhu Sculpture Park, Wuhu, China.       

Van Alstine sculpture was Awarded the Bronze Prize. 

more info -2022 update

original proposal

China Sculpture Institute - announcement 



Liu Kaiqu Exibition

permanately installed in Wuhu Sculptur Park Wuhu, China 2022

"Catapulta 3-19" John Van Alstine

see drone video


Finished enlarged sculpture installed in 2022

Wuhu Sculpture Park, Wuhu, China


installed 2022 Wuhu Sculpture Garden, Wuhu, China


2019, river stone / pigmented and sealed steel, 7.5"h  x15"w x3"d (19 x 35 x 8 cm)

                scale model              







Fabrication 2021