( Interdisciplinary artist, with an interest in socialism, sci-fi, digital culture, space and the apocalypse )



Niklas Wallenborg – 19790612


MA in Fine Arts, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm 03-06
BA in Fine Arts, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm 01-03

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

Low-Life, High-Tech ”A good GIF should loop forever” – Galleri 4pi, Online Jun 22
Digital Love – Galleri Silk, Online May 22
Dead Pixel – Digitaliseum, Malmö Apr 22
SPACESHIP EMPTINESS (The sky used to be more) – Studio 44,Stockholm Jan 20
Utopia Now!, Samtidskonst i Bro, Upplands-Bro, Maj 18
How I learned to stop worrying and love the end!, Galleri 21, Malmö, Mars 18
The Unseen Future, Konstväggen, Jönköping, Jan 18
Predicting the Unfuture part 1 - the Endings, Kolonin, Arvika Maj 17
Workshop 2, God in the Machine “The Brain” ,Candyland, Stockholm, April 13
Workshop 1, God in the Machine “The Body” ,Dansens Hus, Stockholm, Feb 13

Selected Group Exhibitions:

The Life and Death of the WWW - Galleri 54, Göteborg Feb 23
Open Call – Galleri Backlund, Göterborg Feb 22
Berättelser om klimatet – Konstfrämjandet Värmland, Karlstad Dec 21
Mixed Messages – Healthy Competition, Stockholm Dec 21
Without-Within – Galleri CC, Malmö Dec 21
The Life and Death of the www (The Prequel) – Barnängsgatan, Stockholm May 20
Höstsalong, Galleri Silk, online, Oct 20
Tracing the tracks, Rum46, Aarhus, Denmark, Jul 20
Där världen kallas skog, Köttinspektionen, Uppslala, Aug 19
Sci-fi is for real 13 - Hypersleep- , Crume Heaven, Stockholm, Sep 18
INVENTering, Saltskog gård, Södertälje, Apr 18
Finland - Med våra och deras ögon,Konstfrämjandet värmland, Västerås, Nov17
The Ultimate Limits of Infinity and the Space Beyond Part,Gotlands Konstmuseum , Visby, Oct 17 Södertälje Konsthall, Södertälje, Feb 17 Nacka Konsthall, Nacka, Jan 17 Galleri 54, Göteborg, Sep 16
Inside Voyager in Outer Space, Hangmen Projects, Sep 17
Nyt Kapitel, Svends Bibliotek Museumsbygningen, Köpenhamn, Denmark , Dec 16

Published work:

Reptilhjärnan nr 9, Recreate the first Meal Eaten in Space, 2023
Cute Cats and Capitalism, going under underground, 2023
The Communist Manifesto ‐ the bootleg edition, going under underground, 2022
Jerry ﴾ and A L ﴿ going under underground, 2022
Occult studies Volume 2: Revolution, Snake Hair Press, usa 2021
Disassembled Dictionary: “Science Fiction”, Praun o Guermouche, 2021
KONSTNÄREN #1 2021: Framtiden bortom pandemin, 2021
Occult Studies - Apocalypse, Snake Hair Press, usa 2020
art-Zine Sci-fi is for real # 1-17, 2013 – 2022
Sci-fi is for real,The Swedish Dance History vol 4 2013
Pigeon Camp,Överblick,2006


Stockholmstads atelje stöd, 2021-23
Arbetsstipendium, 2020
Stockholmstads atelje stöd, 2018-20
Innovativ Kultur, 2012
The Swedish-Danish Cultural Foundation, 2011
The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Travel grant, 2011
Konstfack graduate award 2006
Drougge/Kerns Minnesfond/ Memorial fund 2000





Works / Projects

Digital Love

Virtual Total Eclipse(of the heart)

Karl Marx Fashion

Low-Life, High-Tech

No Tears for Space!

The Life and Death of the WWW

Recreate the first Meal Eaten in Space

Dead Pixel

mail show

Sci-fi is for Real

going under underground

How to Explain Internet and the Age of Surveillance Capitalism to a Karl Marx bust.

Utopia Now

God in the Machine

Everlasting (neverending) Sunrise/Sunset

Outer Space as Public Space

The act of Foreseeing

Time will tear us apart and draw us together

The Endings

Utopia - Our own fantasy will be the Revolution.

Sci-fi a Family Dinner

The Word for World Is Forest