Lydon Stevens

Maruku Arts

Lydon Stevens is originally from Tjuntjuntjara, a small remote community in the Great Victoria Desert of Western Australia. He travels between his wife’s place of Ernabella in the APY Lands SA, and Tjuntjuntjara, his home. He began carving with Maruku in 2015.While his work has previously been included in group installations, his first exhibition as wood carver in his own right is Revealed in 2021. Lydon’s skills have been passed on through the Tjukurpa, the Law and way of life governing his country.