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
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
Bike Inner Tubes. Worn.
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
'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
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
187 studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'That day we meet by the river, 15th April 2013' Laura Deakin
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Naked & False Pearls, 2007 - Collection Gallery Marzee
Bike Inner Tubes.
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
'Of our making on Monday 12th November 2012' Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Bike Inner Tubes.
Mixed media.