About the Area: Wisconsin has Door County, and Indiana has Brown County. While you won’t find views of Lake Michigan in Brown County, you will discover a combination of natural areas, small shops and artists, similar to what you’ll find in Door County. Brown County is one of America’s original art colonies, with artists being drawn to the area because of the natural views. The area boasts more than 30 galleries, studios and art stores, plus a few interesting public art installations.