Jan 10, 2016

Bits and Little Pieces curated by BONANZA

Bits and Little Pieces curated by BONANZA

Bits and Little Pieces, part of No Walls curated by BONANZA - Charleston, SC

Artists; Mitzi Pederson, Sarah Thibault

Sep 17, 2015

Drawing booth at ArtNight SF | Sept 17, Oct 1st, Oct 22nd

Drawing booth at ArtNight SF | Sept 17, Oct 1st, Oct 22nd

As part of the new arts event in downtown San Francisco, Art Night SF, I will be hosting a workshop on plein air drawing.  I will have a table set up in the UN Plaza near Civic Center BART.  During the event I will be posting drawings on my instagram @sarah_thibault #pleinarSF 

Sep 2, 2015

It does and it doesn't @ Alter Space opening 9/19

It does and it doesn't @ Alter Space opening 9/19


Alexandria Tarver, Devan Shimoyama, Josh Reinstein, Kate Klingbeil, Koak, Lola Rose Thompson, Maya Bush, Mik Gaspay, Sam Norton, Sarah Thibault, Shiri Mordechay

September 19 - October 17

Reception September 19, 7-10pm 

Alter Space

1158 Howard Street
San Francisco CA 94103 

Jun 20, 2015

Zoo Labs group show curated by Aaron Harbour + Jackie Im

Zoo Labs group show curated by Aaron Harbour + Jackie Im

"La Boum," 60" x 72", tempera, oil, spraypaint and graphite on canvas, 2015 

I'm excited to be part of a series of group shows at Zoo Labs curated by Et Al directors, Aaron Harbour and Jackie Im. The show will feature work by Lisa Rybovich CralleCarey Lin, Conrad Guevara and myself.  Opening in August. 2015

Feb 17, 2015

Super Contemporary @ Creativity Explored, April 30 - June 17

Images: Rage Meditations, Sarah Thibault | Carrots, Evelyn Reyes

SUPER CONTEMPORARY featuring Maria Berrios + Sahar KhouryEva Jun + Jenny SharafKaocrew "Yah" Kakabutra + Maysha Mohamedi Taneya Lovelace + Alicia McCarthy; and Evelyn Reyes + Sarah Thibault

For the exhibition, five Creativity Explored artists were paired with five local artists to create works that respond to each other’s studio practice.  The impetus for the exhibition was to use the language of color to start a dialogue between Creativity Explored artists and established Bay Area artists in which both sets of artists learn and challenge one another, pushing the work in new directions.  Artist/Curator Jenny Sharaf used an intuitive process to select and pair the artists, inviting each pair to develop work in tandem – either as a direct collaboration or more of a formal call and response. 


San Francisco Magazine: Culture Dash, The Month in Six Acts, page 46

http://www.modernluxury.com/san-francisco/digital-edition page 

Huffington Post: Contemporary Art Center Shatters The Idea That Artists With Disabilities Are Outsiders


7x7 : Creativity Explored to Collaborate with Local Artists for 'Super Contemporary' Show


Bad Karma, 2015

Nov 16, 2014

Sep 28, 2014

Studio visit with Workspace SF

Studio visit with Workspace SF

Artist, gallerist and blogger Alyssa Block came to my studio recently for her blog Workspace SF which features portraits of local artist studios.  She takes all her pictures with color film then scans them to her blog.  Seeing her images reminded me that nothing replaces the feel of traditional color photography.  Thanks Alyssa! 

Aug 10, 2014

Jul 28, 2014

Color Shift - Open Mic @ BAM / PFA 7/27

Color Shift - Open Mic @ BAM / PFA 7/27

I participated in an Open Mic event in conjunction with Color Shift and Linda Geary's book launch for Studio Visits. Details here: http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu/exhibition/colorshift

Nov 4, 2013

The Face Painters: Body Doubles exhibition about Lovers

The Face Painters: Body Doubles exhibition about Lovers

The story behind this is that I was on a bike ride in Golden Gate park, going down JFK Hwy toward Ocean Beach.  On the side of the road, on a small stretch of grass in between the curb and the sidewalk, there was this couple who were totally enmeshed in one another.  It was so public and they were so still that I figured they were probably on mushrooms or something that allowed them to lose all inhibitions with each other and with the people around them.  I mean, there were kids and dogs walking on the sidewalk right next to them.  I liked the absurdity of the image of the two of them, but I was also curious to know what they were experiencing- a universe of two.

Oct 23, 2013

Installation shot of the SFAI Alumni show at the Diego Rivera Gallery. Big thanks to Katie Hood Morgan and Hesse McGraw.

Sep 26, 2013

SFAI CONCENTRATE | Alumni Show opens October 19th 5-6pm

I am excited to report that I am one of the 13 artists who have been invited to participate in the SFAI Alumni show coming up as part of SFAI CONCENTRATE October 19-20th. I had a great experience at the school and am excited to come back and contribute to their event. Details below: 

Sep 15, 2013

New work

New work

This is one of the new sculpture pieces I've been working on...

Jun 24, 2013

CCA | The Artist's Studio Series: Sarah Thibault

CCA | The Artist's Studio Series: Sarah Thibault

Below is an excerpt of essay I wrote for the CCA Alumni Magazine GLANCE.  The Artist's Studio Series is a survey of studios and studio practices of alum and faculty from the CCA. I'm honored to be included with the other artists featured -  Linda Geary, Allison Smith, Zarhouie Abdalian, Bryson Gil and Zak Timan- among others. * Pictures by Andria Lo

Excerpt from the CCA Artist's Studio Series:

I have a studio in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco. It’s on the second floor of a large warehouse, along with Recchiuti chocolates and the graduate studios of the San Francisco Art Institute. Most days the hallway smells like a combination of chocolate and paint.

Click here for more pics and the rest of the text.

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May 22, 2013

Art Pad SF May 16-19

Art Pad SF May 16-19

Neil Young came by Mark Wolfe Contemporary's booth on ArtPadSF's opening night reception and decided to take some pictures in front of my painting. I love you too buddy.