Born in Australia in 1985 and emigrated to Malta in 1994.
Dean attended Maria Bambina Mellieha Primary school and Mikiel Anton Vassalli Boys’ Junior Lyceum Tal-Handaq. He graduated from the University of Malta in 2008 with a B.A. in History of Art and Social Studies and again in 2010 with a PGCE in Social Studies. Today Dean teaches Social studies at a Secondary school in Malta. Dean is also a writer and artist. In 2011 he self-published his first graphic novel called “Apocalypse Rocked -Part 1 (Issue 1 and 2)”, Issue 3 in 2013, Issue 4 in 2014 (Issue 3 and 4 can now be found printed together in one collection). His latest series is called “Times are -a-changing” which the forth out of 5 books from the series have been released so far.
Dean is also a co-author of a Social studies textbook used in Maltese secondary schools called “Studji Socjali – Nifhmu l-Genn tas-Socjeta”. He also did the illustrations for “Ghetiebi Mikula”, “Grajjiet Zabbarin – Vjagg fiz-zmien ma’ Nina u Xandru”, “From the Vortex”, “Il-Misteru ta’ taht is-sigra tal-Harrub” and others that will be released later this year.
This will be the 10th time Dean will be participating in the Malta Comic-con.