Glover, Michael, "Stephen Balhenhol," Artnews, Summer, p. 180.
Peipon, Corrina, "Stephen Balkenhol," This is Not to be Looked At, MOCA, 2008, ills

Goodman, Jonathan, "Stephan Balkenhol," Sculpture, vol. 23, no. 4, May 2004, pp. 74-75, ill.
Young, Paul, "Money, Power and Picasso's Bathroom," V Life, February/March 2004, pp. 80 – 87, ill.

Feo, Javier Fuentes, "Review Switzerland," Arco: Contemporary Art, Summer 2003, ill.
Cohen, David, "Review of Balkenhol," The New York Sun, May 29, 2003, p. 15

Nochlin, Linda, "Picturing Modernity, Then and Now," Art in America, May 2005, pp. 128 & 180, ill.
Knight, Christopher, "Sculpture of Disorienting Scale, Subtle Tension," Los Angeles Times, March 22, p. F26, ill.

Cover illustration, ArtNews, Summer 2001
Robinson, Joan Seeman, "Stephan Balkenhol," Artforum, January 2001, p. 142, ill.

Ollman, Leah, "Sculptor's Wooden Characters Give Little Away," Los Angeles Times, March 19, 1999, Calendar, p. F29
"What is Art," Le Millenium, Issue No. 28

Simons, Riki, "De Boom en de Beeldhouwer Stephan Balkenhol: Ik Haat
Gecompliceerde Teksten over Kunst," Villa D' Arte, December/January, 1998/99, pp. 62-69, ills.
Auerbach, Lisa Anne, "Shipload of Art," L. A. Weekly, June 19-25, p. 57
Hubbard, Sue, "Stephan Balkenhol," Time Out London, January 14 -21, ill.
Greenberg, Sarah, "Don't Let's Mention the War,"The Art Newspaper, No.88, Jan.,p.23
Noonan, Michael, "Balkenhol basks in the scent of wood," The Chicago Maroon, April 28, 1998, ills

Solomon, Deborah, "Elizabeth Murray canvases, Stephan Balkenhol sculpture," The Wall Street Journal, May 19
Frank, Peter, "Art Picks of the Week: Stephan Balkenhol, Mike Bidlo", LA Weekly, January 24-30, p. 120, ill.
Glueck, Grace, "Stephan Balkenhol," The New York Times, May 16, p.C24
Halle, Howard, "Wood is Good," Time Out, May 15-22, ill.
Kuspit, Donald, "Stephan Balkenhol," Artforum, September, pp.123-124
Miles, Christopher, "Stephan Balkenhol at Regen Projects", Artweek, March, ill.
Pagel, David, "A Mind at Work in Chiseled Features", The Los Angeles Times, Art reviews, January 2, F6, ill.
Schjedahl, Peter, "The Credible Hulk," Village Voice, May 20, p.89,ill.
Schumacher, Rainald, "Stephan Balkenhol", Kunstforum, June-August, pp. 428-9, ill.

Adams, Brooks, "Domestic Globalism at the Carnegie," Art in America, February,
Aquin, Stephane, Voir, "Toucher du bois," 22 February, ill.
"Art: Stephan Balkenhol", Buzz Weekly, December 13-19, ill.
Boyes, Roger, "Freeing the Spirit," The Times Magazine, June 1, 1996, p. 23, ills
Canadian Art, Quebec, Spring 1996, p. 15
Chez-soi, Calendrier, May, p. 14, ill.
Couelle, Jennifer, Le Devoir, "Sculptures de l'absence et du quotidien," 24 February,
Donnent, Richard, "Winning ways with a piece of wood," Daily Telegraph, July 3, p 20
Ducharme, Andre, "l'agenda," L'actualite, March 15, ill
Duncan, Ann, The Gazette, "Stephan Balkenhol," 17 February, pp 1-3, ill.
El Popular, "La Mirada de la Madera," January 23 - February, p. 4-A, ill.
Galloway, David, "Deadpan Idols," ARTnews. March, Vol. 95, #3, cover, pp. 11, 92-95, ill.
Jacoby, Stephanie, "Emerging Sculptor: Stephan Balkenhol," Sculpture, January 1996, pp.10-12, ill
La Presse, "Quatre expositions pour le prix d'une au Musee des beaux-arts," April 12,
La Presse, "Trois pour un," March 7, p. D 11
Le 9 a 5, La page culturelle, March 7-13, ill.
Le Devoir, "Quatre en une," April 11, p. B 7
Le Devoir, "Trois pour un," March 7, p. B 8
Le Guide Prestige, Art, April, May, June, p. 82
Le Journal de Montreal, "Expos-Arts," March 8, p. 49
LePage, Jocelyne, La Presse, "Expositions," 22 February, p. D1
LePage, Jocelyne, La Presse, "Stephan Balkenhol au MBA," 18 February, p. B11 + B12, p. B7, p. D8 + D9, ills.
McKenna, Kristine, "A Sculptor Who Likes to Go Against the Grain", The Los Angeles
Petersen, Suster, Stephan Balkenhol- Skulpturen und Zeichnungen," Kanada Kurier, March 14, ill. pp. 33-37
Princenthal, Nancy, "The Figure in the Block," Art in America, June, pp. 86-91, ill.
Ratto, Vincent, "Arts et Culture," Le Cafgraf, March, p. 10, ill.
Sauren, Simone, Decormag, March, ill.
Thiel, Wolf-Gunther, "Sculpture of Narcissism," Flash Art, No. 191, November/December, ills.
Stals, Jose Lebrero, "Faces in Wood," Flash Art, November-December, pp. 78-80, ill.
The Gazette, Art, 16 February, p. D 9, ill.
The Gazette, Art, March 1, p. D 1, ill.
The Gazette, Art, March 22, p. C 1, ill.
Thiel, Wolf-Gunter, "Stephan Balkenhol: Sculptures of Narcissism," Flash Art, November-December, pp. 76-78, ill.
Los AngelesTimes, Calendar section, December 15, pp. 63-64, ill.

"Try to figure it out," Independent, December 12, 1995, p. 35, ills
"Balkenhol," Frankfurter Allgemein Magazin, 20 October 1995
Flemming, Hanns Theodor, "Zwischen Tradition und Postmoderne," Die Welt, 31, October 1995
Friedman, Stephen, "Stephan Balkenhol," Time Out, December 13-20, 1995, p. 56, ill.
Glueck, Grace, "Mutant Materials (but No Rogue Genes); Notes, Letters and Typographic Wackiness," The New York Observer, June 19, 1995
Hall, James, "Shades of the prison house," The Guardian, December 12, 1995, ills
Karmel, Pepe, "Art in Review: Stephan Balkenhol," The New York Times, June 23, 1995, ill.
Mullins, Charlotte, "Stephan Balkenhol," Galleries, December 1995, ill.
Myers, Terry R., "Still Life,"World Art, February 1995, p. 97
Ritchie, Matthew, " 'Still Life'," Flash Art, March – April 1995, p. 65, ill.
Shaw-Eagle, Joanna, Art, The Washington Post, 23 October, p. D-5 - D 9, ill.

Frick, Thomas, "Stephan Balkenhol," review, Art in America, June 1994, ill.
Hoffman, Klaus, Riese und Zwerg, Zwischenwelt und Zwischenzustande im Werk von Stephan Balkenhol, Pleger Susanne, Engel und Teufel, Eine ikonografische Interpretation, Stephan Balkenhol Skulpturen und Zeichnungen, Galerie Lorhl
Monchengladbach, Kunstverein Wolfsburg
Pagel, David, "Stephan Balkenhol," review, Los Angeles Times, January 27, 1994

Parkett No. 36, 1993, Collaboration Sophie Calle and Stephan Balkenhol (Balkenhol texts by: Neal Benezra, Vik Muniz, Max Katz, Jean-Christophe Amman)
Messler, Norbert, "Stephan Balkenhol," Artforum, December,1993,pp.91-92,ill.

Bourriaud, Nicolas, "Figuration of an Age of Violence," Flash Art, January – February 1992, pp. 87-91, ills
Czoppan, Gabi, "Menschen wie du und ich," Pan, March 1992, pp. 64-69
Deitch, Jeffrey, Post Human, New York, 1992 (Catalogue)
Oui, quoi, ou? Un regard sur l'art en Allemagne en 1992, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris
Searle, Adrian, "Not waving, not drowning: On the Sculpture of Stephan Balkenhol," Frieze, No. 4, May 1992, pp. 17-20
Sello, Gottfried, "Holzkopfe. Ausstellung in Hamburg: Stephan Balkenhol," Die Zeit, No. 13, March 20, 1992

Hegewisch, Katharina, "Stephan Balkenhol, Vom Ewigen im Zeitgemassen,
Kunstbulletin, Nov. 9, 1991, p. 12, ill.
Hohmeyer, Jurgen, "Gotzen wie du und ich," Der Spiegel, No. 47, Nov. 11, 1991, p. 314, ill.
Johnen, Jorg, "Autonomous People," Stephan Balkenhol, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin 1991 (catalogue)
Messler, Norbert, review, Artforum, November 1991, p. 150, ill.
Portfolio, Stephan Balkenhol, Galerie Johnen & Schottle, Kunstverein Ulm, Koln, 1991

Brenken, Anna, "Stephan Balkenhol, Bildhauer," ART, No. 1, January 1989, pp. 43-45.
Cruwell-Doertenbach, Konstanze, "Stephan Balkenhol," Nike, No. 27, April 1989, pp. 24-25
Gercken, Gunter, "Die Umkehrung von Pygmalions Traum," Bremer Kunstpreis '89, vom Stifterkreis fur den Bremer Kunstpreis '89, Kunstverein Bremen, Kunsthalle Bremen, 1989
Koepplin, Dieter, "Stephan Balkenhol," Parkett, Nov. 22, 1989, pp. 6-11
Magnani, Gregorio, "This is not Conceptual," Flash Art, No. 145, March/April 1989, pp. 84-87

Crone, Rainer, "Stephan Balkenhol," (interview), Deutsche Kunst der spaten 80er
Koepplin, Dieter, "Stephan Balkenhol," Dorothea-von-Stetten-Kunstpreis 1988, Stadtisches Kunstmuseum Bonn, 1988, Katharina Schmidt and Klaus Schrenk
Vogel, Sabine B., "Querblicke," Wolkenkratzer Art Journal, Nov. 8, 1988, pp. 80-82

Bojescul, Wilhelm, "Anmerkungen zur Arbeit von Stephan Balkenhol," Stephan Balkenhol, Kunstverein Braunschweig, 1987
Gercken, Gunter, "Menschenbilder von Stephan Balkenhol," Katalogue Neue Kunst in Hamburg 1987, Hamburg 1987
Gerdes, Ludger, "Balkenhol's Standbilder," Stephan Balkenhol, Kunstverein Braunschweig, 1987
Schmidt-Missner, "Jurgen: Ein Stern geht auf," Hamburger Anzeiger, 10, February 1987
Weirich, Susanne, "Stephan Balkenhol - Mann mit grunem Hemd und wesser Hose," Skulptur Projekte in Munster 1987, Koln 1987
Winter, Peter, "Baum Menschen," Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, March 10, 1987


Baker, George, Ann Goldstein, Michael Maltzan, and Shaun Caley Regen, Regen Projects 25, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2015
Stephan Balkenhol: Balanceakt, published by Snoeck Publishers: Ghent, Belgium, 2010.

Oppenheimer Collection, published by Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art,
Overland Park KS, p.24, 1ll.

Ellipse Foundation: Contemporary Art Collection, published by Ellipse Foundation
Contemporary Art, Cascais, Portugal, 2006, ill.
No. 1: First Works by 362 Artists, edited by Francesca Richer and Matthew Rosenzweig,
published by D.A.P., 2006, p. 29, ill.

Catalogue, Stephan Balkenhol: Skulpturen und Reliefs, published by The National
Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan, 2005

Catalogue, Sammlung Plum, published by Museum Kurhaus Kleve, 2004, pp. 74-76, ill.

Acquisitions 1992-2001, musee departemental d'art contemporain de Rochechouart, pp. 20, 21, ills.
Catalogue, Vor Ort, published by Hatje Cantz
Catalogue, Stephan Balkenhol, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, June 17-September 3

Catalogue, 00, Essay by Klaus Kertess, Published by Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY

Catalogue, Stephan Balkenhol: April 21 - May 30 1998, The Arts Club of Chicago
Catalogue, Stephan Balkenhol: Skulpturen, Herausgeber Von der Heydt-Museum Wuppertal, Germany

Catalogue,Wall, Jeff, Gerdes, Ludger, Vanel, Herve, and Schaffner, Ingrid,
Stephan Balkenhol, Editions Dis Voir, Paris, France
New, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, New York, 1997.

Benezra, Neal, Stephan Balkenhol, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC, catalogue, October 19, 1995 - January 15, 1996
Stephan Balkenhol at the Saatchi Gallery, essay by Sarah Kent, June 7 - July 28, 1996

Stephan Balkenhol: Uber Menschen und Skulpturen, Witte de With Museum, Rotterdam 1992, (texts in English and German by Stephan Balkenhol, James Lingwood, Jeff Wall, and interviews with Stephan Balkenhol by Ulrich Ruckriem and Thomas Schutte)

Catalogue,Grzechca-Mohr, Ursula, "Stephan Balkenhol," Stephan Balkenhol
Skulpturen im Stadelgarten, Stadtische Galerie im Stadel, Frankfurt/Main

Stephan Balkenhol: Zeichnungen und Entwurfe fur Skulpturen 1990, Deweer Art
Gallery, Otegem, (Belgium), 1990

Magnani, Gregorio, "Sei Artisti Tedeschi," Castello di Rivara (Torino, Italy) 1989, catalogue.

Amman, Jean-Chrisophe, "Stephan Balkenhol," Stephan Balkenhol, Kunsthalle Basel
Jahre, by Jurgen Harten and David A. Ross, Stadtische Kunsthalle and
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, 24 Sept. - 27 Nov. 1988; Koln 1988, pp. 68-71
Wall, Jeff, "Bezugspunkte im Werk von Stephan Balkenhol," Stephan Balkenhol, Kunsthalle, Basel

Ernsting, Bernd, "Reiter," Jenisch-Park; Skulptur, Hamburg 1986, von der Kulturbehorde Hamburg (catalogue)

Gercke, Irmgard, "Bilder vom Menschen im Werk von Gerhard Richter und Stephan Balkenhol," Katalogue Neue Galerie, Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen 1985
Ruckriem, Ulrich, "Stephan Balkenhol," Stephan Balkenhol Skulpturen, Ausstellungshallen Mathildenhohe, Darmstadt 1985, pub. Karl-Schmidt-Rottluff Forderungsstiftung, Berlin 1985

Helms, Dietrich, Impulse 1, Galerie Lohrl, Monchengladbach, 1983