John Kilburn is an artist based in St Germans,Cornwall.
John makes and sells his own silkscreen prints, paintings, hand-made pop-up books and comics. His work is inspired by the creativity and culture of Cornwall & Devon as well as the natural world on his doorstep. Discussions around contemporary art and innovations in science and learning are often filtered through an absurdists perspective. John uses traditional techniques in printing and bookmaking to counterbalance his expressive and cartoonish tendencies.
John works for a range of local, national and international clients. Working mainly in book design, graphic design and illustration. He is a co-director at Atlantic Press and a lecturer in Illustration at Plymouth University.