Shadow boxing with public statuary: Memorialising Les Darcy and Dave Sands

Wesley Enoch is a writer and director for the stage, and up until recently was Artistic Director at the Sydney Festival. He hails from Stradbroke Island (Minjeribah) and is a proud Noonuccal Nuugi man.

Gerry Bobsien is the Director of the Maitland Regional Art Gallery, and has consulted and worked across curatorial project management roles advising on public art for a range of institutions.

Cover image: Blak Douglas, Concept designs for a new memorial to honour Dave Sands on Chichester Dam Road, Dungog. Image courtesy Blak Douglas and Chad Ritchie Sands.