Artist Profile: Terence Turner



Tainui

Sculptor/ Carver

Terence has been working as a professional sculptor within the film and conceptual arts industry for twelve years. He experiments with modified medical and industrial tools to create small objects and personal adornments that challenge tropes in carving by engaging with unorthodox themes.

In 2014 he was Highly Commended for his work entered in the New Zealand Jade Artists Society biennial carving competition.

Terence is currently living and working in Wellington, Aotearoa, carving jade and other materials sourced both locally and internationally.