| Leonardo/ISASTwith Arizona State University

Benjamin van Buren

at The New School
New York,
United States

Ben conducts research on visual perception, focusing on the perception of seemingly higher-level visual properties, such as animacy and intentionality. Ben's broader research interests include the relationship between perception and higher-level thought, the psychology of art and aesthetics, and interaction design. Before joining The New School's Psychology Department, Ben worked with Johan Wagemans at KU Leuven, and with Brian Scholl at Yale.