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Books:

Prix Thun für Kunst und Ethik 2016 (g)
Award winner 2016 Oliver Ressler. Book published in connection with the project "Prix Thun for Art and Ethics". Essays by Konrad Tobler, Raimar Stange, Oliver Ressler, Raphael Lanz and George Steinmann. Publisher: Stämpfli Verlag Ltd Bern, www.staempfliverlag.com, 56 pages. ISBN 978-3-7272-7921-8

Call and Response – George Steinmann im Dialog 2014 g, e.
This publication accompanies the exhibition Call and Response: George Steinmann in Dialogue at Kunstmuseum Thun (September 3rd through November 23rd, 2014) 120 pages. Many color pictures with essays from Helen Hirsch, Anu Liivak, Rachel Mader, Konrad Ott, Hansrudolf Reust, Selma Dubach, Christoph Schenker and Anja Seiler. Publisher: Kunstmuseum Thun and Scheidegger & Spiess ISBN 978-3-85881-446-3

Suchraum Wildnis 2013 g, f
Book published by George Steinmann and Sarah Schmidt in connection with the University of the Arts HKB, Bern. With essays by Sarah Schmidt, Priska Gisler, Ileana Parvu, Harald Kraemer and George Steinmann.
Designed by Laszlo Horvath
Publisher: Transfusionen Basel, 128 pages, ISBN 978-3-902369-01-7
Order: info@transfusionen.net

Kunst ohne Werk aber mit Wirkung 2012 g, e
Book published in connection with the public Art project for ara region bern Ltd. by George Steinmann and Harald Kraemer. With essays by Beat Ammann, Harald Kraemer, Rachel Mader, Johannes Luginbühl, Yorick Ringeisen and George Steinmann.
Designed by Laszlo Horvath
Publisher: Transfusionen Basel, 88 pages, ISBN 978-3-902369-02-4. Order: info@transfusionen.net

Komi. A Growing Sculpture 1997-2006
The book documents the process which lasted almost ten years over the course of which the artist George Steinmann initiated a "Forum for Sustainable Forestry" as a growing sculpture in the model forest "Priluzje" in the Russian Republic of Komi.
108 pp., many 4-colour photographs, tri-lingual (German, English, Russian), bound.
In collaboration with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC and the Und-Institute for Art, Culture and Sustainability, Berlin, Frankfurt.
Text by Hildegard Kurt, Heike Strelow. With a preface by Olivier Bürki, coordinator of the development collaboration between the Russian Federation and Switzerland in Moscow.
Publisher: Stämpfli Publishers Ltd, Berne 2007. www.staempfli.com
ISBN 978-3-7272-1112-6

Blue Notes
This publication accompanies the exhibition Blue Notes by George Steinmann in the Helmhaus Zurich. (February 2nd through April 1st 2007)
176pp., many b/w and 4-color photographs, bound.
Text by Gerhard Mack, Andreas Fiedler and George Steinmann (German, English)
Editor: Helmhaus Zurich.
Publisher: Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg 2007
ISBN 978-3-939738-23-7.

Distribution in the United Kingdom:
Cornerhouse Publications
70 Oxford Street, Manchester M1 5 NH, UK
Phone +44-161-200 15 03

Distribution outside Europe:
D.A.P. Distributed Art Publishers Inc. New York
155 Sixth Avenue, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10013 USA
Phone +1-212-627 19 99

Das Werk Saxeten. Eine wachsende Skulptur 2002 - 2006
Saxeten - a growing sculpture - documents a research project about the extended potential of public art that has a viable future. It defines art as a socially relevant practice that develops and implements specific thought processes, skills and procedures.
62 pp., many 4-color photographs, bound.
Text by Hildegard Kurt, Peter J. Schneemann and Andreas Fiedler (German)
Publisher: Atelier Steinmann. Berne 2006.
ISBN -13: 978-3-9520809-2-4

Raumgestaltung - Mythenlandschaft 2004
Publisher: Hochschule der Künste Bern HKB.
Editors: Dr. Kurt Derungs und George Steinmann. (german)
Amalia Edition, ISBN 3-905581-23-X

Gentle Bridges: Architecture, Art and Science 2003
Editor: Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden.
Text by Dr. Gerhard Mack, Prof. Juhani Pallasmaa, Prof. Anthony Hyman. (german, english)
Birkhäuser Publishers Berlin, Basel, Boston.
ISBN 3-7643-6750-4

Kultur-Kunst-Nachhaltigkeit 2002
Die Bedeutung von Kultur für das Leitbild Nachhaltiger Entwicklung.
Editors: Dr. Hildegard Kurt, Dr. Bernd Wagner.
Different authors (german)
Publisher: Kulturpolitische Gesellschaft Deutschland, Klartext Verlag, Essen.
ISBN 3-89861-093-4

From-To-Beyond 2000
Editor: George Steinmann.
Catalogue for the exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Helsinki and the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto.
Text by Prof. Juha Pentikäinen and Hans Rudolf Reust. (german, english)

Sätze zur Zeit der Steine 1995
Editor: George Steinmann.
Text by Hans Rudolf Reust and Dr. Markus Schubnell. (german)
ISBN 3-9520809-1-8

Kunst auf Zeit 1993
Editor: Künstlerhaus Berlin.
Publisher: Ars Nicolai, Berlin (german)
ISBN 3-89479-036-9

Segments of Holism / Ausschnitte von Ganzheitlichkeit 1989
Publisher: Kurt Salchli Verlag Bern und Pori Art Museum.
Text by Hans Rudolf Reust. (german, english, finnish)
ISBN 3-907991-09-5


Exhibition catalogues:

The Forces behind the Forms 2015
Galerie im Taxispalais Innsbruck. Kunstmuseen Krefeld. Haus Lange, Haus Esters. Kunstmuseum Thun
Publisher: Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft Cologne
ISBN 978-3-86442-171-6

Netzwerken und Kunstwerken 2010
Essay „Wie kannst du deine Kreativität auf Sinngebende Weise einsetzen?“ by George Steinmann and Ursula Binggeli
Publisher: Départs Publications
ISBN 978-3-033-02333-8

Wanderziel Kunst: Ein-und Aussichten. 2009
Publisher: Schweizer Alpen-Club SAC 2009
Editor: Andreas Fiedler.
ISBN 978-3-85902-296-6
Published in conjunction with the Exhibition “Wanderziel Kunst: Ein-und Aussichten 2009

"Empathy" Beyond the Horizon 2003
Publisher: Pori Art Museum, and FRAME, Finnish Fund for Art Exchange.
Catalogue for the exhibition at the Pori Art Museum und Sydney Art Space.
Editor: Marketta Seppälä. Different authors (finnish, english).
ISBN 951-9355-81-2

Ecovention 2002
Co-published by greenmuseum.or. / The Contemporary Arts Centre Cincinnati.
Editor: Sue Spaid.
Different authors. (english)
ISBN 091756274-7

Strangers in the Arctic 1996
Publisher: Frame, Finnish Fund for Art Exchange.
Editor: Marketta Seppälä.
Catalogue for the exhibitions in Kopenhagen, Helsinki, Pori and Toronto.
Different authors. (finnish, english)
ISBN 952-5065-00-6

The Revival of Space 1995
Catalogue for the project and exhibition at Tallinn Art Hall.
Publishers: Anu Liivak, George Steinmann.
Text by Anu Liivak, Leonhard Lapin, Reinhard Voegele (estonian, english, german)
ISBN 3-9520809-0-X

The Swiss Paradigm 1994
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg.
Catalogue for the exhibition at the Winnipeg Art Gallery.
Editor: Shirley Madill. Text by Shirley Madill. (english)
ISBN 0-88915-171-7

Die Rückkehr des Raumes 1993
Catalogue for the exhibition at Centre Pasquart Biel.
Editor: Kunstverein Biel. Text by George Steinmann (german)

The artist in the Age of Environmental Crisis:
George Steinmann and the Ecology of Mind
1990
Catalogue for the exhibition at the Pori Art Museum.
Publisher: Pori Art Museum.
Editor: Marketta Seppälä.
Text by Prof. Yrjö Haila (finnish, english)
ISBN 951-9355-24-3.

George Steinmanns Ästhetik 1989
Catalogue for the exhibition at Kunsthalle Berne.
Publisher: Kunsthalle Bern.
Editor: Ulrich Loock. (german)
ISBN 3-85780-055-0

Netzwerk. Institut für zeitgenössische Kunst 1989
Conceptpaper edited by Gerhard Zandolini und George Steinmann. (german)
Presented at Kunsthalle Berne, October 10, 1986

Das Quadrat der Fünf, horizontal wie vertikal gesehen und erlebt 1983
Publisher: Künstlergruppe SILO. Limited edition.
Text by Johannes Gachnang and Alois Lichtsteiner (german, french)

Silo 1981
Catalogue for the exhibition at the Kunsthalle Berne.
Publisher: Kunsthalle Berne.
Text by Johannes Gachnang. (german)


Pressreviews in art magazines and newspapers: (selection)

Kunstbulletin 2/ 2007 (Annelise Zwez), 2/1997 (Hans Rudolf Reust); Kunstforum 152, 2000 (Paolo Bianchi); Siksi Nordic Art Review 3/1995 (Timo Valjakka); Artis Magazine for Contemporary Art, May 1994 (Annelise Zwez); Feuilleton reviews "Der Bund", "Berner Zeitung", "Tagesanzeiger", "NZZ am Sonntag", "Sonntagszeitung", "Neue Zürcher Zeitung", "New York Times", "Die Zeit", "Helsingin Sanomat", "Het Niuwsblad", "Die Welt", "Weekly Hindustan", "The Economic Times", "The Hindu", "Shimin Times", "Korea Herald", "The Anchorage Times", etc.