About Us

STUDIO 201 is an artist collective centrally located in downtown Peterborough Ontario, run totally by its volunteer members. Its aim is to bring together local artist, both professional and aspiring, to support the growth of arts and culture in the surrounding area. Offering open studios in life drawing, portraiture and landscape etc, as well as providing artist instructed workshops and a plein air painters group. 

Our members are all very supportive of each other and enjoy great camaraderie during all sessions. Artist respect each others different mediums, styles and content and encourage each other in their development.

The Benefits of Membership

  • Supporting the advancement of artists in Peterborough and the surrounding area.

  • Offering open studios providing opportunities to draw from models.

  • Providing a venue for experienced artist to share their passion and encourage those just starting their artistic adventure.

  • Holding instructional workshops in a variety of mediums and genres.

  • Planning lectures, day trips and weekend retreats for 2022.

  • Arranging opportunities for group shows

  • Show your work on Studio 201 Instagram

  • Discounted price on studio workshops


Membership Fee for January 1, 2022:

Single payment $90