Sternberg Press

Sternberg Press is a Berlin-based publishing house of art and cultural criticism, creative nonfiction, and literary and experimental fiction. Founded by Caroline Schneider in New York in 1999, it aims to support both new and established writers and nourish lasting editorial relationships. The press is committed to publishing books with an interdisciplinary focus on contemporary visual culture and related critical discourse.
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Climate Engineering
2020
English edition
forthcoming
An inventory of the controversies surrounding the issue of geoengineering, as a set of the large-scale intervention into the earth's natural systems attempting to counter the adverse effects of climate change.
Where are the tiny revolts? - (A Series of Open Questions, vol. 1)
2020
English edition
forthcoming
A collection of reflections and literary and artistic contributions inspired by the themes at the heart of American writer Dodie Bellamy's work, and driven by the central question “What are we learning from artists today?”
Microbiome
2020
English edition
forthcoming
An update on the issues at stake in the study of the human microbiome (various bacteria, viruses and micro-organisms that compose the human body's ecosystem), shedding new light on the relationship between humankind and nature and the new micro-biopolitics we are now facing.
Oceanography
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Microbial oceanography as a means to better understand the conditions of life (and survival) in the Anthropocene era.
Heba Y. Amin - Research/Practice - The General\'s Stork
2020
English edition
forthcoming
The General's Stork explores historical accounts of biblical prophecies, colonial narratives, and the politics of technological warfare in the Middle East from a bird's eye view.
Denise Ferreira da Silva - Unpayable Debt
2020
English edition
forthcoming
An examination of the relationship between coloniality, raciality, and global capital through a black feminist poethical framework, inspired by Octavia E. Butler's sci-fi novel Kindred (first volume in the On the Antipolitical series).
Polys Peslikas - Umm Kulthum faints on stage - The Cyprus Pavilion
2020
English edition
forthcoming
This catalogue brings together a series of contributions taking as inspiration Polys Peslikas's painting at the Cyprus Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale, in 2017.
Graham Harman - Artful Objects - Graham Harman on Art and the Business of Speculative Realism
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Can objects be traumatized? How does the commercial value of an art object relate to its aesthetic qualities? How do objects interact? These are some of the questions addressed by Graham Harman, the originator of object-oriented philosophy and a central figure of the Speculative Realism school of thought in contemporary philosophy.
Luis Camnitzer - E-flux journal - One Number Is Worth One Word
2020
English edition
forthcoming
This collection of texts—with many unpublished—spans over half a century of the conceptual artist's radical engagement with art education and its institutions.
Ronny Delrue - Correspondances #1
2020
English edition
forthcoming
This monograph presents a selection of drawings from the Belgian artist's extensive corpus. Three different authors focus on this selection and have shed light on the importance of the drawing in Delrue's practice.
Come Closer - The Biennale Reader
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Come Closer: The Biennale Reader, published on the occasion of the inaugural Prague biennale, considers the present via counter-hegemonic readings of the past. The book explores various perspectives of class, race, and gender differences in post-socialist states, past and present.
 Goldin+Senneby - Economic Ekphrasis - Goldin+Senneby and Art for Business Education
2020
English edition
forthcoming
What happens when social scientists write about artworks? How does it affect the academic environment of a business school and how does it change the perception of art? Can it be used as a novel scientific method in the business studies?
The Wild Book of Inventions
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Twenty authors and artists reinvent our relationship to nature.
Master of Voice
2020
English edition
forthcoming
The question of the voice and its prominent role in our postindustrial society.
The New Model - An Inquiry
2020
English edition
forthcoming
This catalogue stems from an exhibition program which investigated the heritage of the 1968 project The Model, for which Stockholm's Moderna Museet was transformed into an adventure playground for children.
Institution as Praxis
2020
English edition
forthcoming
An overview of how creative practices are modifying the ways we think about both knowledge production and research in the cultural sector and in academia.
Futurity Report - Counter-Histories Vol. 1
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Theorists, historians, and artists address the precarious futurity of the notion of the future itself.
Bordered Lives - Immigration Detention Archive
2020
English edition
forthcoming
Drawing on original documents, photographs and detainee artwork, this book offers a unique insight into the experience of immigration detention in the UK.
Standstill
2020
English edition
forthcoming
The essays of this book transverse the vqrious dimensions of standstill as an in-between of time (with essays by Georges Didi-Huberman, David Lapoujade, Peter Osborne, Jacques Rancière, Christine Ross, and others as well as conversations with Via Lewandowsky, Aernout Mik and Marcel Odenbach).
Hannah Beachler - Design in a Frame of Emotion
2020
English edition
forthcoming
American production designer Hannah Beachler engages in a conversation with Jacqueline Stewart and Toni L. Griffin about set building and curation, urban design, location scouting, Afrofuturism, fictional histories, and Black feminist narratives, and elucidates her role.
Beatrice Gibson - Deux Soeurs
2020
English edition
forthcoming
From Audre Lorde and Adrienne Rich to Basma Alsharif and Pauline Oliveros, Deux Soeurs brings together a chorus of voices that explore representations of parenthood, friendship, and disobedience.
Tom Holert - Knowledge Beside Itself - Contemporary Art\'s Epistemic Politics
2020
English edition
forthcoming
A study on the role of research and knowledge production in today's contemporary art, and the growing relevance of art as conduit of knowledge.
Annette Kelm - Tomato Target
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
forthcoming
A comprehensive look at the unique artistic work of German photographer Annette Kelm and the visual idiom she has developed over the course of her career.
Wigley Mark - Konrad Wachsmann\'s Television - Post-architectural Transmissions
2020
English edition
forthcoming
In this provocative intellectual biography, architectural historian Mark Wigley makes the surprising claim that the thinking behind modernist architect Konrad Wachsmann's legendary projects was dominated by the idea of television.
Migration - Traces in an Art Collection / Spår i en konstsamling
2020
bilingual edition (English / Swedish)
How have artists over the past 150 years related to migration and exile? And what role can a museum play in times of mass migration?
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