Touching the tears of the dead and the living

Steve Evans
Updated December 7 2023 - 9:19am, first published 5:30am

The usual instruction is: "Don't touch the sculpture" but the new installation at the Australian War Memorial has the opposite. Its very purpose is to be touched and felt and smoothed.

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Steve Evans

Steve Evans


Steve Evans is a reporter on The Canberra Times. He's been a BBC correspondent in New York, London, Berlin and Seoul and the sole reporter/photographer/paper deliverer on The Glen Innes Examiner in country New South Wales. "All the jobs have been fascinating - and so it continues."

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