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.

Bike Inner Tubes.
Hidden Pearls, 2007 - Collection Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
Bike Inner Tubes.
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x pearl necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Ectopistes migratorius, 1914'
Mixed media.
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
925 silver, cubic zirconia, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Our Conflict on Thursday 30th August 2012' Laura Deakin
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Mixed Media
Falsely Filled Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Silver earring studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Polyester resin, thread.
'Confused Necklaces', polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'