P. Roch Smith, ‘Tree Men Series (Reach V)’, 2016, Oeno Gallery
P. Roch Smith, ‘Tree Men Series (Reach V)’, 2016, Oeno Gallery
P. Roch Smith, ‘Tree Men Series (Reach V)’, 2016, Oeno Gallery
P. Roch Smith, ‘Tree Men Series (Reach V)’, 2016, Oeno Gallery
P. Roch Smith, ‘Tree Men Series (Reach V)’, 2016, Oeno Gallery

GI Joe, a figure who for Smith embodies the quintessential male identity, has served as a material and theoretical thread for his work. Believing that play and creativity have a fundamental relationship, these long, slender figures imaginatively replace the muscular limbs of GI Joe with alternatively delicate and sturdy twigs, cast in bronze.

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