Division 10 Journal

Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts

aca-150The Official Journal of Division 10 of the American Psychological Association.

ISI 5-Year Impact Factor: 4.9

Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts is devoted to promoting scholarship on the psychology of the production and appreciation of the arts and all aspects of creative endeavor. To that end, we publish manuscripts presenting original empirical research and papers that synthesize and evaluate research that relate to the psychology of aesthetics, creativity, and the arts. Generally, qualitative work, case studies, essays, interviews, biographical profiles, and literature reviews are discouraged.

You can browse the journal’s Tables of Contents and see what’s happening in the science of aesthetics, creativity, and the arts.

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Thalia Goldstein
George Mason University

Oshin Vartanian
University of Toronto/DRDC

Founding Editors

James C. Kaufman
University of Connecticut

Jeffrey K. Smith
University of Otago, New Zealand

Lisa F. Smith
University of Otago, New Zealand