John has worked on a number of community arts projects involving a range of art forms.
Most recently he worked with photographer Bob Clayden on a series of projects in Southend as part of 'Being Here' a scheme administered by Momenum arts.
During the three years of the project John + Bob worked with young people on Southend High Street to produce 'Clockin it' a street newspaper that developed into a shiny magazine + later into a four by four version called 'Clockin it, the Big Book.'
Over one hundred and fifty young people were involved with the production for this piece.
John + Bob also produced a DVD entitled 'Ball + Wheels' with young people in Shoebury as well as helping them design + produce a mobile performance space,'Band Box'.