Born in 1951, John attended Woodhouse Grammar School and Barnet Collage. He studied Fine Art Bronze Casting under David Reid (Leverhulme Fellowship, Central St Martian's School of Art) and opened his first bronze studio in 1979.
He has had numerous one-man shows in the UK, Europe and the United States. He exhibits regularly at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. His work appears regularly at Christie's and Sotheby's auction houses in London New York . Commissions include rock stars in bronze for the Hard Rock Cafe's in New York , Houston , Los Angeles, Hawaii and Rekievitch, public monuments and commemorative busts.
John was commissioned to do a statue of Spike Milligan for Avenue House in Finchley..