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The ILEA Institute for Land and Environmental Art publishes two series of publications: The paperback series “ILEA Books” which focuses on individual topics, positions, exhibitions or research and the series “LANDSCAPE” which reflects the work and activities of the ILEA Institute over several years. ILEA also acts as a publisher of third-party publications.

ILEA Books
No. 1  – Learning from the Earth (2022)
Exhibition guide for the biennale. Authors: Annemarie Bucher, Damian Christinger, Johannes M. Hedinger, Climate Youth, approx. 120 pages
No. 2  – Safientaler Gespräche (2022)
Oral History Research Project. ed. by Dominik Landwehr, Johannes M. Hedinger

A series of publications and a collection of texts on the theory, history and latest tendencies of an art in the peripheral, rural and alpine landscape space. The publication is divided into three parts:
I: The DOSSIER contains a collection of texts offering theoretical and historical reflection on a central concept of Land and Environmental Art.
II: The ESSAYS gathers essays, articles, interviews and artistic contributions from the institute’s network of the last 3 years.
III: The CATALOG provides an overview of the Outdoor Biennale Art Safiental and the Summer Academy Alps Art Academy of the last 2 issues respectively.

#1  – LANDSCAPE (2020)
Edited by: Johannes M. Hedinger, Hanna Hölling
Texts by: Aufdi Aufdermauer, Delphine Chapuis Schmitz, William L. Fox, Johannes M. Hedinger, Hanna B. Hölling, Mattli Hunger, Sibylle Omlin, Janis Osolin, Lukas Ott, Jano Felice Pajarola, Jolanda Rechsteiner, Emily Eliza Scott, Chris Taylor, Lucie Tuma
Artworks by: Lita Albuquerque, Ueli Alder, Atelier für Sonderaufgaben, Paul Barsch & Tilman Hornig, Bildstein | Glatz, Mirja Busch, Delphine Chapuis Schmitz, Com&Com, DIG Collective, Les Frères Chapuisat, H. R. Fricker, Gabriela Gerber / Lukas Bardill, Bob Gramsma, Marianne Halter & Mario Marchisella, Jaffa Lam, Ingeborg Lüscher, Filippo Minelli, Raumlabor, Steve Rowell, Analia Saban, Roman Signer and many more.
Book design: Alltag Agentur, Philip Bührer, Janine Lorenz
Editorial assistance: Mirja Busch
German/English, 288 pages, 114 illustrations
Vexer Verlag St.Gallen / Berlin – Order
ISBN 978-3-9090-94-5
CHF 33 / Euro 30

#2  – EARTH (2023)
Edited by: Johannes M. Hedinger, Hanna Hölling
Texts by: Othmar Arnold, Ursula Biemann, Annemarie Bucher, Damian Christinger, William L. Fox, Johannes M. Hedinger, Hanna B. Hölling, Klimajugend, Dominik Landwehr, Bruno Latour, Marcus Maeder, Boris Previšic, Shazeb Sheik, and others.
Artworks by: Lara Almarcegui, Badel/Sarbach, Nancy Baker Cahill, Ursula Biemann, Julius von Bismarck, James Bridle, Com&Com, Valentina Demicheli, Saskia Edens, Fragmentin, HR Fricker, frölicher|bietenhader , Denis Handschin, Bruno Jakob, Lithic Alliance, Marcus Maeder, ! Media Group Bitnik Melodie Mousset, Dharmendra Prasad, Patrick Rohner, Manuel Rossner, Sara Rutz, Simon/Odermatt, Steiner/Lenzlinger, Curdin Tones, Lucie Tuma, Ben Vautier, Marie Velardi, Ester Vonplon
Book design: Alltag Agentur, Philip Bührer
German/English, ca 288 pages
Vexer Verlag St.Gallen / Berlin