Latte Warrior

More Works By P. Roch Smith Bronze and Steel 2019
6.5 × 21.5 × 4.25 in 16.51 × 54.61 × 10.8 cm

About Latte Warrior

A bronze half-man, half dog figure holds a shield and brandishes a coffee stir stick as he ascends a steel pathway heading into the heavens, ready for battle.

"Using toys as a foundation material is a natural fit that I have gravitated toward as a means of speaking to my concerns. Toys have always fascinated me – how they function and how their meanings can be ‘read’. For such simple objects toys inhabit a complex space – a space that might not be exclusive to issues of socialization..." - P. Roch Smith