Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Psych. Dr. Helmut Leder

Consultation hours: Tuesday 12-13:00




Gartus, A., & Leder, H. (2019). Exploring dimensions of perceived visual complexity in natural textures. Poster session presented at 42nd European Conference on Visual Perception 2019, Leuven, Belgium.


Fekete, A., Specker, E., Pelowski, M., Brieber, D., Nadal, M., & Leder, H. (2019). The Vienna Art Picture System (VAPS): A comprehensive dataset of fine art paintings. Poster session presented at Visual Science of Art Conference 2019, Leuven, Belgium.









Belfi, A. M., Vessel, E. A., Brielmann, A., Isik, A. I., Chatterjee, A., Leder, H., ... Starr, G. G. (2018). Dynamics of aesthetic experience are reflected in the default-mode network. NeuroImage, 188, 584-597. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.12.017






Am Puls Nr. 65: Anziehungskraft Schönheit - Der adaptive Schönheitssinn

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
29 May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Is beauty attractive and trustworthy? It depends. A methodological investigation of rating studies.

Lisa Hegelmaier (Speaker), Elisabeth Oberzaucher (Speaker), Aleksandra Mitrovic (Speaker), Helmut Leder (Speaker)
2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Presidential Address XXV. Conference IAEA 2018 Toronto

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
30 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


How Culture Shapes Aesthetic Perception: Comparing Eye Movements of Japanese and Austrian Beholders

Raphael Rosenberg (Speaker), Jan Mikuni (Speaker), Zoya Dare (Speaker), Hideaki Kawabata (Speaker), Helmut Leder (Speaker), Hanna Brinkmann (Speaker)
Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Everyday encounters with beauty

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
11 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Aesthetics in Everyday Life! Transdisciplinary Concepts and and Challenges in Neuroaesthetics

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
1 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Was kann Schönheit?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
17 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Everyday Encounters of Beauty

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Ästhetik als Forschungsgegenstand einer empirischen Wissenschaft: Empirische Ästhetik

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
17 Feb 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Psychology of the Arts

Helmut Leder (Keynote speaker)
26 Oct 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Empirical Studies of the Arts.

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
Oct 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Figure-and-ground Studies in Experimental Psychology. Empirical Aesthetics Today. Invited Lecture, Department of Art History (Sorbonne, Paris)

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 Sep 201714 Oct 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Effects of symmetry and interactions with expertise.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
8 Jun 20179 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Psychology of the Arts - When Cognition Meets Emotion

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
23 Mar 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


New Directions in Empirical Aesthetics. 実験美学の新たな方向性

Helmut Leder (Keynote speaker), Matthew Pelowski (Keynote speaker), Raphael Rosenberg (Keynote speaker), Hideaki Kawabata (Keynote speaker), Eva Specker (Keynote speaker), Hanna Brinkmann (Keynote speaker), Patrick Markey (Keynote speaker)
7 Mar 20178 Mar 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Psychology of the Arts

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
Mar 2017 → …

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Alzheimer und ästhetisches Erleben

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Dec 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Time makes the difference!

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
27 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The battle of impulses

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
21 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts: When Perception Meets Emotion and Cognition

Helmut Leder (Keynote speaker)
17 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


On the mutual relation between art experience and viewing time

Michael Forster (Speaker), David Brieber (Contributor), Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


All liberals like abstract art except for me

Jon O. Lauring (Contributor), Matthew Pelowski (Contributor), Michael Forster (Speaker), Ron Kupers (Contributor), Helmut Leder (Contributor)
30 Aug 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Ansätze und Methoden der Empirischen Ästhetik

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Jun 201625 Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Wahrnehmung von Kunst aus Sicht der empirischen Ästhetikforschung. Eine Frage des Stils?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
9 Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts: When Perception meets Cognition

Helmut Leder (Keynote speaker)
27 May 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
28 Apr 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Eine Psychologie der Kunst

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
16 Apr 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Eine Psychologie der Kunst

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
14 Apr 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Appreciation of art and beauty. What components are involved?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
19 Oct 201521 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Temporal unfolding of eye movements when looking for beauty and complexity

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
16 Aug 201521 Aug 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts. Theory and Data

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
29 Jun 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Next steps in design research - which topics?

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
17 Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Der Wert empirischer Methoden für die Kunstgeschichte und der Wert der Kunstgeschichte für die empirische Ästhetikforschung

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Mar 201528 Mar 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
11 Dec 201413 Dec 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


On Research

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
2 Jan 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the arts.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 Dec 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of the Arts

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 Dec 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Inside the White Cube? Museum versus Labaratory.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
10 Oct 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Hard to ignore: Impulsive buyers show an attentional bias in shopping situations

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
31 May 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Beauty in the Real World.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 May 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Subjective fluency and affective response

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
26 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Aesthetic evaluation of abstract symmetric patterns with broken symmetries

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Aesthetic judgement of broken symmetries

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Cognitive fluency: Titles influence aesthetic evaluations

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Effect of cntext on art experience and viewing behavior

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Effects of Arousal, Pleasantness, and Complexity on Eye Movements when Viewing Natural Scenes and Paintings

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Fluency needs uncertainty

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Perception of abstract art - homogeneous or totally different? An empirical study of an art-historical problem

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Subjective feeling of fluency and affective response

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Telltale eyes: Perceiving complexity and beauty in art

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Unfolding art experience in the museum

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
24 Mar 201327 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Appreciation and Perception of Faces.

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
31 Oct 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art versus Reality - Contextual framing affects emotional and aesthetic evaluations of artworks and IAPS pictures

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Relating subjective with objective measures of complexity in affective environmental scenes and representative paintings.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Mirror Reversal of Artworks

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
2 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Mirror Reversal of Artworks.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
2 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art appreciation: the interplay of perception, emotion and expertise.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
1 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Relating subjective to objective measures of complexity in affective environmental scenes and representative paintings

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


What makes an art expert? : Emotion and evaluation in art appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
1 Sep 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


This is disgusting!

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 Aug 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


What is an aesthetic experience?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
29 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art and Psychology: Museum studies?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
26 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Subjective Fluency and Aesthetic Preference

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
4 Apr 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Exploring aesthetics using facial EMG

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
20 Mar 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


New findings in Psychology of Aesthetics and the Arts

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Mar 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


How facial beauty affects exploration.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 Jan 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


New findings in Psychology of Aesthetics and the Arts

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
14 Dec 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Discussing UMA – Kickoff Meeting 2011

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
31 Oct 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The role of fluency in modern art.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Jul 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Eine Psychologie der Kunst?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 May 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


“Jörn Stoya: Augenhintergrund. Eine Wahrnehmungspychologische Sichtweise: Augen-Sehen-Bildwahrnehmung.”

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
28 Apr 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychologie der Kunst

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
11 Apr 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


About Interdisciplinarity

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
4 Mar 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Cute Look: Baby-Schema Effects in Product Design

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
6 Oct 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


New Developments in arts research.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
30 Sep 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Emotionale Aspekte des Kunsterlebens

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
28 Sep 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The role of emotion in art appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
28 Aug 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


See me, feel me! Dimensions in art portrait appreciation

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
22 Apr 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The role of Emotions in art appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
9 Apr 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of Arts: Recent Developments in Testing a Psychological Approach.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
31 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Testing model predictions in aesthetics

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
30 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Ambiguities and cognitive dissonances in art appreciation

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Do salient features guide our gaze behaviour when looking at artworks?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Symmetry, complexity, familiarization, and the aesthetic judgment of faces.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Aesthetic Research.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Current state of empirical art research

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 Oct 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Modeling the appreciation of modern art.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
22 Oct 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Why do we like art?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
25 Sep 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychologie Ästhetischer Emotionen

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
30 Jul 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


When artworks meet text.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
9 May 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Eine Psychologie moderner Kunst.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
24 Apr 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychologie der Kunst.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
18 Mar 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Aesthetics, from fluency to higher order cognition

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
3 Nov 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Understanding Product Aesthetics.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
8 Oct 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


No man is an island? Differentiation and Refinement as challenges for a Psychology of Consciousness.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
26 Sep 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Cognitive representations of faces: Configuration, parts and holistic processing?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
11 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Face processing.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Dec 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art and understanding.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
15 Nov 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art, perception and understanding.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
27 Aug 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Quantity or Quality of Associations in Art Appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
27 Aug 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art and Style - When one Style increases the Appreciation of others.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
26 Mar 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Langeweile als modulierender Faktor bei dynamischen Veränderungen von Gefallensurteilen

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
26 Mar 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A psychological approach to aesthetic appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Feb 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A psychological approach to aesthetics

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Feb 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychology of aesthetic appreciation.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
1 Feb 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Was soll es bedeuten? Kognitive Komponenten psychologischer Ästhetik

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
17 Sep 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Aesthetics, Fluent in the Eye of the Beholder?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
29 Aug 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art expertise: Consequences for processing and classification

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
29 Aug 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A psychological approach to art and aesthetics

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
15 May 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A psychological approach to art and aesthetics.

Helmut Leder (Invited speaker)
1 May 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Eine Psychologie der Kunst

Helmut Leder (Keynote speaker)
28 Apr 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kunst und Kognition

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
27 Mar 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Expertise & Art Perception

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
26 Mar 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kunst und Expertise.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
26 Mar 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kunst und Kognition.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
26 Mar 2006

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Art and Cognition

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
25 Aug 2005

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Cognitive representations of faces: Configuration, parts and holistic processing?

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
4 Jul 2005

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychologie der Kunst

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
22 May 2005

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kunst und Zufall: Eine Psychologische Perspektive.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
5 May 2005

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Psychologie ästhetischer Erfahrung.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
10 Apr 2005

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Wem Schönheit nützt. Psychologische Ansätze zur Ästhetik.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
18 Mar 2005

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Face representation investigated by verdicality decisions. : Oral presentation, 8. TWK - Tübinger Wahrnehmungs-Konferenz

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
25 Feb 2005

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Early face processing investigated by ERP. : Oral presentation, 27th Conference of Visual Perception (ECVP), Budapest, 22-26.08.2004.

Helmut Leder (Contributor)
22 Aug 2004

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther




Kunst und Kognition.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
1 Jan 2004

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Psychologie der Kunst: Kunst und Kognition. : Psychologisches Kolloquium der Universität Zürich, Januar 2004.

Helmut Leder (Speaker)
1 Jan 2004

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