Ian Boustridge – New Zealand Jade Sculptor

Kakapo Survival Prayer by Ian Boustridge - Fiordland Jade - 1991 - Photo Urich Walthert

Among the world’s best contemporary jade sculptors (National Geographic 1987), master sculptor Ian Boustridge works the green stone in his native New Zealand. “I have a series of half-ton and multi-ton boulders from much earlier prospecting days,” says Ian Boustridge, “and it will take the rest of my life to sculpt from them the art […]