Mag. Dr.

Leonhard Oberascher



Dr. Leonhard Oberascher, born in 1955, has been a freelance design consultant, colour designer, psychologist and artist since 1985. Main focus: Colour & Light, architectural and design psychology, trend research and product development, colour and material concepts, colour-light installations, colour education 1980 Mag. art. (studies stage design / University of Music and Performing Arts "Mozarteum", Salzburg). 1986 Dr. phil. (Study of Psychology / Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Salzburg) Since 1995 Lecturer at FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, Graz / Department of Industrial Design Teaching and lecturing activities: University of Salzburg / Institute of Psychology, TU Vienna / Institute for Spatial Simulation, Danube University Krems / Daylight Architecture / Lighting Design, SCUT, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, CN Numerous congress contributions, seminars, lectures (including 1989-1993 Executive Committee AIC (Association Internationale de la Couleur) 1993-2008 Nowotny & Oberascher - Colour & Art, AT? 1998-2011 Chair/Co-chair AIC Study Group for Environmental Colour Design 2001-2012 Co-founder and partner of "grappa design approach" 2002 Luminos (colour+light installation) DAM - Deutsches Architektur Museum, Frankfurt, DE 2015 Helios Chroma Kairos (colour+light art project), Salzburg, AT