John Vincent is an artist based in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire.

The subject matter of Vincent’s work is informed by notions of a contemporary suburban Gothic with elements of horror that touches on science fiction and time travel with a distinctly British feel. These ideas have led to the exploration and representation of eerie atmospheric interpretations of everyday life and subsequent transformations of the seemingly mundane through paint, video, digital art and installation.

Missing or hidden elements within the scenes often convey a sense of mystery by alluding to events that have already occurred (or are about to). This can involve the concealment of the identities of characters within the frame, by the interaction of characters with the inanimate objects that surround them or by the total absence of characters with only the objects or architecture that remain.

Experimentation with digital media has lead to further exploration of the artist's interest in technology and the interplay of analogue and digital media often manifesting in surreal and dreamlike imagery and sound.

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My Location

Eastcheap Studios

Eastcheap House
Letchworth Garden City


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My Events

Alternative Letchworth: Past &amp; Present / <span >Sat 03 Dec 2016</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-02-19T00:00:00Z">Sun 19 Feb 2017</span> <span>(3 months)</span>Alternative Letchworth: Past & Present / Sat 03 Dec 2016 to Sun 19 Feb 2017 (3 months)

'Alternative Letchworth brings together a variety of unique objects from the Garden City Collection including photographs, costumes, texts and other i...

Event Cancelled - Alternative Letchworth - Meet The Artists / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-02-09T00:00:00Z">Thu 09 Feb 2017</span>Event Cancelled - Alternative Letchworth - Meet The Artists / Thu 09 Feb 2017

An update for the planned event this Thursday in relation to the Alternative Letchworth Exhibition artist talks: ‘We regret to announce that, d...

SPOOKY / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2015-10-30T00:00:00Z">Fri 30 Oct</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2015-11-01T00:00:00Z">Sun 01 Nov 2015</span> <span>(3 days)</span>SPOOKY / Fri 30 Oct to Sun 01 Nov 2015 (3 days)

Take a walk down sodium lit streets and darkened neural pathways this Halloween as the artist John Vincent paints the everyday with a coat of sinister...

My Videos

The Last of LetchworthThe Last of Letchworth

The Garden City Collection and local library were my primary resources in developing this short film project, alongside personal geographical experien...

Letchworth: A Dystopian VisionLetchworth: A Dystopian Vision

Filmed as part of the Vision Of Utopia exhibition public programme in Letchworth Garden City (Mar-Apr 2014), Dystopian Vision turned the exhibitions p...

A Painted LetterA Painted Letter

This film was inspired by the story of Maria Coroner, one of the few people to have been caught sending hoax Jack The Ripper letters. She was eventual...