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.

Synthetic pearl lustre, polyester resin, pigment.
Mixed Media
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by Laura Deakin 2015 'Columba versicolour, 1889'
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Spooning Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x pearl necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
197 studs (oxidised), cubic zirconia, polyester resin, pigment.
89 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin. Laura Deakin
1 x wooden necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Silver earring studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Mixed media.
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Ectopistes migratorius, 1914'
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
'Home is where the heart is on 12th February 2013'
Falsely Filled Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Our Headline in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x Glass necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Dishonest Pearls - 3 strand, 2014 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery