Below you will find resources related to research methodologies in Fine Art. These resources discuss both primary and secondary research methodologies and practices in the field of Fine Art. In other words, they give guidance on how to conduct your own research activities (primary research) and discuss and review secondary research strategies. Familiarizing yourself with the research methodologies used in professional practice will improve your research skills therefore improving your design solutions. For tips and tutorials on the research process see our Research Process: A Step-By-Step Guide or follow the links in the Research Process Overview box below.