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.

Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x pearl necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed Media
'Home is where the heart is on 12th February 2013'
Falsely Filled Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
'Confused Necklaces', polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Our Conflict on Thursday 30th August 2012' Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
1 x wooden necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Of our making on Monday 12th November 2012' Laura Deakin
Mixed Pearls, 2014 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, sterling silver oxidised, fresh water pearls. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed Pearls, 2008 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Our Headline in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Bike inner tube
'Our Headline in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin