Nantucket

A work taking its root from the bark. This painting is a meditation on the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts and the Essex whaler story.


A Mermaid’s Purse

Imagine if you will the islands of Massachusetts. The long beaches of Cape Cod stretch out into the sea as a kind of last terrestrial hurrah before the wilderness of the Atlantic. They are the repository of drowned sailors and sharks, both real and imagined, and this little sculpture is their memorial.


STORM

A studio sketch of the proposed installation at Plas Bodfa, Anglesey for Unus Multurum 2020 using collected audio and studio materials.


Wales Contemporary

EXHIBITION: 13 November – 30 December 2020, Waterfront Gallery

A painting by John Elcock has been selected for the 2020 Wales Contemporary.


FL1 – Hilbre

Hilbre Island, Wirral, UK. Friday 24th July 2020

Field Liturgy is a new performance-based investigation of time and place designed to formalise the relationship between contemporary art practice and landscape.