michael wallner


London, United Kingdom
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About me

Hello! Here's some bumpf about me... I spent more than twenty years in the creative industries working on entertainment programmes, talk shows, documentaries, animations and a children’s novel. But creating original and innovative art is my true passion. My latest work celebrates the beauty of the city through the shapes, outlines and colours that define its character. London, New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, Miami, Paris and Dubai all feature in my portfolio. The art is created by digitally manipulating and colouring my own photographs to produce unusual prints on aluminium, reclaimed wood, brass, even 1930’s copper-lite windows. I also create neon, magnetic, and L.E.D installations. The metal pieces are printed on very thin sheets of brushed aluminium, giving the work an etched appearance.   l work out of my studio at Wimbledon Art Studios in South London. I am represented by Degree Art.   Recent exhibitions include The Affordable Art Fair (Battersea, Hampstead, Singapore, New York, Milan), The Other Art Fair (New York, LA, London), and The Open Studios Show at Wimbledon Art Studios. Having had 8 exhibitions cancelled due to the pandemic I'm delighted to announce my next exhibtion. A River Runs Through It is back. And this time it's virtual. Join us for our fifth London-inspired art show, online from September 2-6th. The five artists will be unveiling their new London-art collections in a virtual version of London's Oxo Gallery, alongside a programme of talks, interviews and a chance to win some great London prizes, raising money for the inspirational London's Air Ambulance. You can find out more about the show @ariverrunsthroughit2020 on Instagram and www.ariverrunsthroughit.london You can see more of my work at www.michaelwallner.co.uk.   michael wallner art EXHIBITIONS 2019 exhibitions; July 6-29th Summerscapes, group show at D-Contemporary Gallery, Mayfair 2017 exhibitions: The Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead with Degree Art The Affordable Art Fair, New York with Will’s Art Warehouse The Affordable Art Fair, Milan with the Department of International Trade & Go Figurative The Other Art Fair, Victoria House Art For Youth, Mall Galleries The Open Studios, Wimbledon Art Studios The Talented Art Fair, the Old Truman Brewery Art 33, charity art show for the Rural Refugee Network In-store: artworks on display in We Built This City, Carnaby Street, The Old Bank Vault Gallery, Hoxton. michael wallner art 2019 Exhibitions The Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead with Degree Art The Affordable Art Fair, Battersea with Degree Art The Affordable Art Fair, New York with Degree Art The Other Art Fair, London The Other Art Fair, New York The Other Art Fair, Los Angeles Contemporary Collective Artist in Residence, Bankside Hotell London A River Runs Through It, London-inspired group show Wimbledon Art Fair, Wimbledon Art Studios (May & Nov) Art For Youth, charity exhibition at the Mall Galleries

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  • Photography
  • 11. Photoshop
  • Writing
  • TV Production

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  • michael wallner art

    michael wallner art

    • Arts and Culture
  • The Other Art Fair

    The Other Art Fair

    • Events
  • Urban Soup

    Urban Soup

    • Arts and Culture

Work history


Dec 2011
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time


Dec 2001
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I am an artist specializing in city-based art, mainly London but also extensive work featuring New York, Paris, Dubai, Miami, Hong Kong, and Singapore. Digitaly manipulated original photographs printed on brushed aluminium, I also create light installations and art using brass, 1930s windows, and reclaimed wood.



MA Mass Communicatiuons

University of Florida

Aug 1988 - Aug 1991
  • Gainesville, United States


Sep 1985 - Jun 1988
  • Nottingham, United Kingdom