Sternberg Press
History, Criticism and Theory
 
White West - The Afterlife of Fascism
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
Fascism, neo-colonialism and capitalism.
Tell it to the Stones - Encounters with the films of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
Artists, scholars, filmmakers, and writers revisit the films of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub.
Cybernetics of the Poor
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
The relationship between art and cybernetics and their intersections in the past and present.
Swamps and the New Imagination - On the Future of Cohabitation in Art, Architecture and Philosophy
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
An exploration of the "swampy" zone between the human and the other forms of life that make up his ecosystem and his environment, at the intersection of art, architecture and philosophy, in the perspective of a posthumanist ecology.
(W)archives
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
Digital and data technologies are actively transforming the archives of contemporary warfare. Bringing together a range of scholarly perspectives and artistic practices, (W)archives investigates digital archiving as an integral technology of warfare and how artists respond to these changes.
Brian Dillon - In Pieces - Writings on Art, Etc.
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
A collection of critical, polemic, and personal essays composed in the past decade.
Denise Ferreira da Silva - Unpayable Debt
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
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).
Graham Harman - Artful Objects - Graham Harman on Art and the Business of Speculative Realism
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
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.
Ilona Németh - Eastern Sugar
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
This book takes as its starting point artist Ilona Németh's extensive research into the history of sugar production in Central Europe, from its beginnings in the early nineteenth century.
Beatrice von Bismarck - The Curatorial Condition
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press
forthcoming
An analysis of the relations created by the curatorial—relations that also constitute it.
Art & Energy
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
Art as a specific and autonomous form of energy (publication arising from the 2019 activities of the MA Fine Arts program at the Zurich University of the Arts, directed by Donatella Bernardi).
Where are the tiny revolts? - (A Series of Open Questions, vol. 1)
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
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?”
Come Closer - The Biennale Reader
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
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.
Aesthetics of Standstill
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
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).
Isabelle Graw - In Another World - Notes, 2014–2017
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
This book merges memoir and social critique in an original fashion. By combining personal observations with a general systemic analysis, it thereby seeks to propose a new genre of writing.
The Wild Book of Inventions
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
Twenty authors and artists reinvent our relationship to nature.
Futurity Report - Counter-Histories Vol. 1
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
Theorists, historians, and artists address the precarious futurity of the notion of the future itself.
Institution as Praxis - New Curatorial Directions for Collaborative Research
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
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.
Bordered Lives - Immigration Detention Archive
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
Drawing on original documents, photographs and detainee artwork, this book offers a unique insight into the experience of immigration detention in the UK.
Tom Holert - Knowledge Beside Itself - Contemporary Art\'s Epistemic Politics
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
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.
Red Love – A Reader on Alexandra Kollontai - Kollantai – A Play by Agneta Pleijel
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
This reader revisits the formidable legacy of Russian revolutionary,  feminist, political refugee and diplomat Alexandra Kollontai (1872–1952) in light of current feminist struggles. Includes the first English translation of the 1977 biographical play Kollontai by Swedish writer Agneta Pleijel.
Creativity Exercises - Emancipatory Pedagogies in Art and Beyond
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
The book contextualizes the Creativity Exercises—an amateur art course led by neo-avant-garde artists Miklós Erdély and Dóra Maurer in Budapest from 1975 to 1977—within the postwar intellectual networks that connected artists, architects, educators, sociologists and other socially engaged professionals.
Martin Herbert - Unfold This Moment - The Art of Carol Bove
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
An exploration of the work of sculpture and conceptual artist Carol Bove, by art critic Martin Herbert.
Politics of Food
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
This publication critically assesses and illuminates ways in which the arts can confront food-related issues, through the contributions of artists, anthropologists, activists, agronomists, and chefs.
Critique in Practice - Renzo Martens\' “Episode III: Enjoy Poverty”
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press
This publication explores the legacy of Renzo Martens' landmark film Enjoy Poverty: a provocative work establishing how poverty became Congo's most lucrative export.
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