John-Paul Brown (b. 1981) graduated with a BA (Hons) in photography from Blackpool & Fylde College in 2004. His practice ranges from documentary photography and drawing to large-scale installation and social engagement. His concerns address the climate and ecological emergency, non-recyclable materials, urban environments, and low-carbon art making. He combines research with personal experience to create layered narratives of the social present. Exploring the material choices and positive role artists can play in tackling the climate crisis.