John Dougan Nealon (b.1992) is an artist-curator from Glasgow, Scotland.
He holds an undergraduate degree in Photography from the University of the Arts London, having attended London College of Communication for his bachelor’s year. Before this he attended Edinburgh Napier and Virginia Commonwealth Universities. John graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2023, with an MA in Curating Contemporary Art.
Through his career, John has partnered and worked with a variety of individuals and organisations internationally. These have included Gasworks, BBC, The Scottish Government, The Coalition for the Homeless, Aardman Animations and Taschen. He has also been the recipient of various other awards, including a Creative Edinburgh Award for Best Collaboration, The Charlotte and Dennis Stevenson Award and was granted support for his masters studies through The Cross Trust.
Title Image by Peter Clark; featuring work by John Dougan Nealon shown at the launch of Tamagotchi Kids at The Alchemy Experiment in Glasgow (Jan 2023). This event was part of a collaborative programme curated by John as part of The Network Project.