Category: News

Newsletter 1/2021

The European Society for Aesthetics Newsletter (Issue 1, Vol. 2, June 2021) was published on June 8th 2021. It features the address by the ESA President Paca Pérez-Carreño as well as an interview with the winner of Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay

The 2021 Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay Prize Awarded

The executive committee of the European Society for Aesthetics is happy to announce that the winning essay of the 2021 Fabian Dorsch ESA Essay Prize is “Interpretive Authenticity: Performances, Versions and Ontology” by Nemesio García-Carril Puy (University of Murcia). The

Programme of the 2021 ESA Conference Announced

The conference of the European Society of Aesthetics is taking place online on June 21 – 23, its structure, however, closely follows the format of a real event. For a full programme, please go here. To attend the conference, please

Volume 12 / 2020

Edited by Vítor Moura and Connell Vaughan Table of Contents Complete Volume Marta Benenti and Lisa Giombini The Aesthetic Paradox of Tourism 1-31 Monika Favara-Kurkowski A Reflection on the Criteria for Identifying Design 31-48 Lilli Förster Against the High Culture

9/2020 // Call for contributions to ESA Newletter #2

Dear members of the European Society for Aesthetics, please do submit your short (up to 150 words) contributions to a 2nd issue of the ESA newsletter. We are interested in: upcoming conferences, online events, recently published books and journals (or

5/2020 // The ESA Newsletter #1 is Out

May 11 2020 A first issue of the ESA Newsletter has just been published. You can download it here.

The ESA Logo Contest Reopened

Since no winner was selected, the executive committee have decided to open the call for the ESA logo, originally closed in March 2020, to new entries. A call for the ESA logo design is to be found here. Deadline: August

Volume 11 / 2019

The eleventh volume of the ESA Proceedings has just been published. It has been edited by Connell Vaughan and Iris Vidmar Jovanović and contains papers presented at the ESA Conference 2019 held in Warsaw.


The twelfth ESA conference takes place on June 21 – 23, 2021 online and it closely follows the format of a real event. Please, download the full programme here.  Keynote Speakers: Professor David Davies (McGill) Professor Bence Nanay (Antwerp) Professor

2019 Conference Book of Abstracts