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Aesthetics is a social policy tree in Civilization V. In Brave New World, it is available at the start of the Classical Era and includes the following policies:

Game InfoEdit

Aesthetics improves the civilization's ability to generate 20xCulture5 Culture.

Adopting Aesthetics allows you to earn Great Writers, Artists, and Musicians 25% faster. Unlocks building the Uffizi.

Adopting all policies doubles the theming bonus you receive from Museums and Wonders. It also allows the purchase of Great Writers, Artists, or Musicians with 20xfaith5 Faith starting in the Industrial Era.

Civilopedia entryEdit

Aesthetics is the philosophy of the nature of art and taste, concerned with the creation and appreciation of material beauty. It should be noted that aesthetics does not encompass the functionality or utility of a thing, focusing only on its beauty of form, color, contrast and other artistic aspects.

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