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
Bike Inner Tubes.
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Of our making on Monday 12th November 2012' Laura Deakin
'Our Sky on Tuesday the 21st August 2012'. Laura Deakin
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Silver earring studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Bike inner tube
'Our 2 Sides on Tuesday the 11th Sept. 2012' Laura Deakin
89 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin. Laura Deakin
Mixed Pearls, 2014 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
1 x ivory necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
89 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
Polyester resin, thread, steel. Worn. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Our Suits on Tuesday the 4th September 2012' Laura Deakin
68 silver studs (oxidised), synthetic pearl lustre. Laura Deakin
Polyester resin, thread, plexi glass, steel, pigment. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread, steel pigment. Detail. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Mixed media.
'Wearing me out on Thursday 13th Sept. 2012'. Laura Deakin