The Tomb

A small work in canvas in response to the XV Station of the Cross at the Royal Memorial Chapel.


Achilles is a conceptual sculpture in the form of a marble wall-relief and dedicated to the eponymous Greek hero of the Iliad.

Kitchen Landscape

A poem from John’s 2018 book Vallum has been selected for The 3am Project.

A Greek Temple: Gallery

From 21-30 January 2022 the exhibition A Temple in the Present Perfect Progressive Tense was held in Liverpool in a joint show with the sculptor Adrian Jeans. Thirteen works presented by the artists sought to re-imagine the possibilities of a space. Images follow.

A Temple in the Present Perfect Progressive Tense

EXHIBITION: 21-30 January 2022, 69 Regent Road, Liverpool

Artists John Elcock and Adrian Jeans take a shared interest in Greek antiquity as the starting point for a new exhibition exploring the continued reverberations of classical thinking across the ages.

Preview: Thursday 20 January 2022 5-9pm