Dean Melbourne is a visual artist and art educator currently living and working in Stourbridge in the United Kingdom. His drawings and paintings lean towards the abstract, utilizing color and shape in a unique, beautiful way. His paintings, then, are open to interpretation, and Melbourne tends to work in oils on canvas. Melbourne encourages his audience just to experience his work by stopping and really looking at the painting itself. When describing his work, he feels that painting is a great way to tell a story, and painters in general have plenty of stories to tell.
Melbourne received his BA in Fine Art Painting from the University of Wolverhampton. He has been a lecturer at Stourbridge College. He currently works at a Creative Advisor and educator at Creative Shift. His work has been exhibited in the United Kingdom. For more information on Dean Melbourne, visit his website for more artwork, blog entries, and the latest news.