Aviv Reiter

Dr. Aviv Reiter

Foto: Yoray Liberman

Foto: Yoray Liberman

Doktoranden- und Postdoc-Förderung
Yad Hanadiv Rothschild 



Aviv Reiter is a Yad Hanadiv Rothschild fellow. She earned her Ph.D. in Philosophy at Tel-Aviv University (June 2020). Her area of specialization is aesthetics, specifically early modern theory and philosophy of art (from the Renaissance to the eighteenth century), Kantian aesthetics and Hegel’s philosophy of art. She has published papers on Kant and Hegel. In 2020 she was awarded the British Society of Aesthetics Essay Award for her paper “Kant on the Aesthetic Ideas of Beautiful Nature.”


“Batteux, Kant and Schiller on Fine Art and Moral Education.” Journal of Philosophy of Education 55 (2021): 1042-1158. [Co-author: Ido Geiger].

“Kant on the Aesthetic Ideas of Beautiful Nature.” British Journal of Aesthetics 61 (2021):403-419. https://doi.org/10.1093/aesthj/ayab022

“What Makes Kant an Aesthetic Cognitivist about Fine Art? – A Response to Young.” Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. https://doi.org/10.1093/jaac/kpaa005

“Kant on Fine Art, Genius and the Threat of Private Meaning.” Kantian Review 23 (2018): 307-323. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1369415418000079

“Natural Beauty, Fine Art and the Relation between Them.” Kant-Studien 109 (2018): 72-100. [Co-author: Ido Geiger]. https://doi.org/10.1515/kant-2018-0002

“Kant and Hegel on the End and Means of Fine Art: From an A-Historical to a Historical Conception of Art.” Hegel-Jahrbuch 2017: 35-40.https://doi.org/10.1515/hgjb-2017-0107

“Kant on Form, Function and Decoration.” Proceedings of the European Society of Aesthetics 7 (2015): 234-245. [Co-author: Ido Geiger] http://www.eurosa.org/volumes/7/ESA-Proc-7-2015-Reiter-Geiger.pdf

The Continuum Companion to Kant: Themes and Topics. Edited by G. Banham, D. Schulting and N. Hems (London: Continuum, 2012). Second revised and expanded edition: The Bloomsbury Companion to Kant (London: Bloomsbury, 2015).
Entries: ● Art and Genius ● Sublime


“Kant on the Aesthetic Ideas of Beautiful Nature.”
● British Society of Aesthetics Annual Conference, 2021 ● Department of Arts, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 2021.

“The End of Art: Hegel’s Aesthetics.”
● The Yirmiyahu Yovel Memorial Spinoza Lectures, Spinoza Center at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, 2021.

“Kant’s Analytic of the Beautiful and the Question of its Application to Fine Art.” Co-author: Ido Geiger.
● North American Kant Society Biennial Conference, SUNY Binghamton, 2020.

“Kant on Fine Art, Genius and the Threat of Nonsense.”
● European Society of Aesthetics, Barcelona, 2016. ● Israeli Philosophical Association, University of Haifa, 2018.

“Kant on Form, Function and Decoration” Co-author: Ido Geiger.
● European Society of Aesthetics, Dublin, 2015.

“Kant and Hegel on the End and Means of Fine Art: The Birth of Art History.”
● International Hegel Congress, University of Vienna, 2014.

“Kant’s Copernican Revolution in the Philosophy of Art.” Co-author: Ido Geiger.
● Istanbul, Boğaziçi University, 2012. ● Tel-Aviv University, 2013.