Lena Dawson Profile & Artworks


Lena Dawson is a Ngaanyatjatjarra woman residing in Warakurna community in Western Australia with her husband Ernest Bennett.  Lena is a painter for Warakurna Artists, a weaver for Tjanpi Desert Weavers and a carver for Maruku Arts. Lena carves alongside her good friend Cynthia Burke and has been passed down the knowledge of country and tjukurpa from the old people. 

Born: 1965
Community: Warakurna, Ngaanyatjarra Lands, WA 
Language: Ngaanyatjarra


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