Doug Townsend has exhibited throughout Canada including:
- The Mendel Art Gallery – Saskatoon (solo)
- Eastern Edge Gallery – NFLD (solo)
- Mackenzie Art Gallery – Regina (solo)
- The Photographers Gallery (solos)
- Dunlop Art Gallery – Regina, SK
- Expo (world expo 86) Pavilion – Vancouver,
- Alberta College of Art Gallery – Calgary
- Jane Corkin Gallery – Toronto.
His work is represented in the Collections of:
- The Moose Jaw Art Museum – Moose Jaw SK.
- Remai Modern (Mendel collection) – Saskatoon
- The Canada Council – Ottawa
- The Saskatchewan Arts Board – Regina
- The Banff Centre – AB
- The University of Saskatchewan.