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. Worn.
89 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
'Our 2 Sides on Tuesday the 11th Sept. 2012' Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Bike inner tube
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed media.
1 x wooden necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Naked & False Pearls, 2007 - Collection Gallery Marzee
Contemporary jewellery pendant made by artist Laura Deakin 2015 'Nestor productus, 1851'
Silver chain, polyester resin, pigment.
1 x Glass necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
'Home is where the heart is on 12th February 2013'
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
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Hidden Pearls, 2007 - Collection Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery