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Visual Research: Welcome

Find information to feed your creativity.


Elizabeth Peyton Self-Portrait

What is Visual Research?

A process of information discovery where the desired outcome is image- or graphically-based instead of text- or language-based.

This guide contains techniques for practicing artists
to engage in visual research efficiently and effectively.








Elizabeth Peyton
E.P. reading (self-portrait) / 2005
New Museum

Arts Librarian