Art studios, galleries and events in Bruce | Grey | Southern Georgian Bay | Manitoulin Island | Ontario

Year-round guide to galleries,
art studios and events

with 55 locations on 8 trails

The Art Map

Painting by Margarethe Vanderpas, Lion's Head, Ontario

Jewellery by Bonnie Dorgelo, Collingwood, Ontario

Artists, Artisans in Galleries and Studios

Events, Studio Tours and Art Shows

The Art Map, Your Year-Round Guide to Art Studios, Galleries and Events in Ontario

Seven Trails

We divided the area into 7 fun to-do trails. Do one per day or do them all in a week. Get the maps here, print them out to take with you.

Where you can get The Art Map?

Pick up copies at Tourist Information centres in Bruce, Grey, Simcoe and Manitoulin Island. You can find maps in surrounding towns as well as the studios and galleries listed here.

Latest News

Our new 2015 maps have arrived!

We received our shipment from our printer yesterday. All 77 boxes of them! We'll start distribution very soon. T..


10 Things You May or May Not Know About Alex Colville

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Prompted by the Alex Colville exhibit which I saw at the AGO in Toronto on the last day of 2014, I decided to write about Colville. The exhibit reminded me of how great an artist he was and I learned a few things about him that I didn't know. I decided to share these with you. ..

2014 Cover of The Art Map

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Beth Taylor is an artist living and working in Sauble Beach. Her bright colourful painting Beach Lady was featured on the 2014 cover of The Art Map. Her painting was voted the best by our facebook fans and website readers.  ..

Learn How to Manage Your Art Career

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Many artists struggle with the business aspect of being an artist. It doesn't feel right to be a self promoter, somehow that doesn't mesh with being a sensitive, creative artist. ..

Submitting digital photos to online juried art exhibitions

Thursday, August 23, 2012

A few ways to make submitting your digital photos to online juried art exhibitions, catalogs or studio brochures easier. Online art competitions or submission sites will almost always be very specific in the requirements for submitting digital files to them. Read through, make sure you have 1) the best sized file for the job, 2) the correct file type and 3) the right colour mode and you'll be amazed at how many online art applications you can submit to! ..