Laura Deakin is an Australian-born contemporary jeweller who is now based in Munich, Germany. In 2004 she moved to Munich from Melbourne to pursue post-graduate studies at Munich's Academy of Fine Art (Akademie der Bildenden K√ľnste). In 2011 she completed her studies and made the decision to establish a studio in Munich's center. She is currently preparing for several solo/group exhibitions planned for 2015 & 2016. Laura is represented by Galerie Wittenbrink, Germany. Gallery Ra, The Netherlands. Gallery Loupe, USA. Her work can be seen in permanent collections at the Museum of Modern Art & Design, Munich and Gallery Marzee in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed Pearls, 2014 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel. Worn. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Mixed media.
187 studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Swallowed Pearls', 2006 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Hidden Pearls, 2007 - Collection Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
'Of our making on Monday 12th November 2012' Laura Deakin
Falsely Filled Pearls, 2014 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Sterling Silver.
Bike Inner Tubes. Worn.
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
68 silver studs (oxidised), synthetic pearl lustre. Laura Deakin
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Ectopistes migratorius, 1914'
Mixed Media
Polyester resin, thread.