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.

89 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin. Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Thraead, fimo.
Polyester resin, sterling silver oxidised, fresh water pearls. Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Spooning Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Bike Inner Tubes.
82 silver studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
'Our Headline in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
'Our Bling in 2012' Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Polyester resin, thread.
'Confused Necklaces', polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Mixed media.
Silver earring studs (oxidised), pearls, polyester resin, pigment.
1 x Glass necklace, polyester resin, pigment. Laura Deakin
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Dishonest Pearls, 2007 - Laura Deakin contemporary jewellery
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
Pearl Series jewellery made by Laura Deakin purchased by NBC for the drama 'State of Affairs' featuring Katherine Heigl
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