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.

Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Wearing me out on Thursday 13th Sept. 2012'. Laura Deakin
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment.Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
'Our Conflict on Thursday 30th August 2012' Laura Deakin
74 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Thraead, fimo.
Hidden Pearls, 2007 - Collection Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Taken on Saturday 20th April 2013' Laura Deakin
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Nestor productus, 1851'
Sterling Silver.
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
Mixed Media
'Our Bling in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Ectopistes migratorius, 1914'
1 x Glass necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin