The Sunshine Coast region has long had a reputation for fine art. The wealth of exceptional artists gives rise to many great commercial galleries providing for a range of tastes and budgets, but always quality. The region is also home to many public galleries which also allow viewing of fine art from the region and beyond. Artist studios and artisan shops complement the great galleries of the Sunshine Coast. There are also many exhibitions and events associated the visual arts of the Sunshine Coast.
Artworks include paintings and drawings in all mediums; photography and print making and extend into 3 dimensional art including ceramics and porcelain; hand blown glass; sculptures in bronze, sandstone and marble; wood; silk and textiles; jewellery and much more.