After studying Graphic Design at Canterbury College of Art and gaining a degree in Fine Art at Camberwell School of Art in 1984, John Dilnot went on to study postgraduate printmaking at Camberwell, where he focused on screen printing and made his first artists’ books and box works. He has had many solo shows in the U.K, in particular a touring show ‘In the Country’ which was originated by Southern Arts. He has received production awards from North West Arts Board and Southern and South East Arts. He has participated in the Chelsea Craft Fair, The London Artists Book Fair and the Small Publishers Fair. He sells his work through many outlets in this country and abroad, including The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles and the V & A Museum London.