Laura Deakin is an Australian-born contemporary jeweller who has lived abroad for over a decade, however recently relocated from Munich to Melbourne. She completed her BFA at Monash University under Dr. Marian Hosking and in 2004 she moved to Munich to complete a post-graduate Master studies at Munich's Academy of Fine Art (Akademie der Bildenden Künste) under Prof. Otto Künzli. She is currently living and working in Melbourne, preparing for several solo/group exhibitions planned for next year. Laura is represented by Galerie Wittenbrink, Germany. Gallery Ra, Netherlands and 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.

'Our Bling in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed Media
Mixed Media
'Swallowed Pearls', 2006 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Bike Inner Tubes. Worn.
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Falsely Filled Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Fictionscape with Mountain'. Brooch 2013. Laura Deakin
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed Pearls, 2008 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Wearing me out on Thursday 13th Sept. 2012'. Laura Deakin
Bead, polyester resin, thread, pigment
Polyester resin, thread, plexi glass, steel, pigment. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Sterling Silver.
'That day we meet by the river, 15th April 2013' Laura Deakin
'Our Body on Monday the 10th Sept. 2012' Laura Deakin
74 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.