Lewis Burns

Lewis Burns is a Tubba-Gah Wiradjuri man born and living in Dubbo, NSW.

He is a talented and accomplished visual artist (painter and carver), musician and performer, a Councillor on Dubbo Council and owner of the Red Earth Gallery.

Lewis has been learning about his Aboriginal culture for as long as he can remember. He continues to practice and respect cultural life each day and still learns and grows from this ancient knowledge.

Lewis’ love of his heritage is depicted in his Aboriginal art and craft (paintings and carvings), traditional dancing, didgeridoo performances and teaching. He is very dedicated to sharing what he knows with others to help keep these customs alive.

Lewis paints traditional Wiradjuri stories and images and hand carves didgeridoos. He has exhibited nationally and internationally.