About the Artist

Sarah Thibault is an artist living and working in San Francisco. Thibault has exhibited her work at the Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive, Interface Gallery, City Limits, HILDE Gallery and ART in Embassies. Her paintings have been featured in The Huffington Post, San Francisco Magazine, SFAQ, The Examiner and 7×7. Thibault is a Co-Director of The Painting Salon, a nomadic lecture series featuring monthly artist talks in the Bay Area. She holds an MFA from the California College of the Arts, a BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and a BA from the University of Wisconsin- Madison.

 

Curriculum Vitae

Born in Minneapolis, MN.

Live/Work in San Francisco, CA.  

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO & TWO PERSON

2018 Ways to Kill the Night, Beyond Beyond – San Francisco, CA 

         Metaxis Uber Pool, HILDE TX – Houston, TX

         Coffee for Eight, Part II Gallery – Oakland, CA

         C2C Project Space – New York, NY (Forthcoming)

         Axel Obiger – Berlin, Germany (Forthcoming)

2017  Night Moves, Interface Gallery – Oakland, CA

2016 There’s No Such Thing as a Free Hand, Part II, Egyptian Art & Antiques – Los Angeles, CA   

         There’s No Such Thing as a Free HandPart I, Tmoro Projects – Santa Clara, CA 

         Sun Salutations, Scrawl Center for Drawing – San Francisco, CA

         Bits & Pieces, Site-specific installation by Bonanza, LLC – Charleston, SC

2015 Staycation, Mark Wolfe Contemporary – San Francisco, CA

2012 Coming Up Roses, Mark Wolfe Contemporary – San Francisco, CA

2011 Sarah Thibault: In the el, Mark Wolfe Contemporary – San Francisco, CA

2011 I Love Americana, California College of the Arts – San Francisco, CA

GROUP

2017 TAKEOVER, Alter Space – San Francisco, CA

        10 Artists Working at 1240 Minnesota Street, Minnesota Street Project – San Francisco, CA 

        Shelley, 326 Gallery – New York, NY 

        Thinking of you, Incline Gallery – San Francisco, CA 

        RELAY, CTRL+SHFT Collective – Oakland, CA 

         Apollo on Earth, H I L D E – Los Angeles, CA 

         me/you, C2C Projects – San Francisco, CA 

         Mind Control, Alter Space – San Francisco, CA 

2016 The Understudy, Et Al Gallery – San Francisco, CA

         After Pop Life, Minnesota Street Project – San Francisco, CA

2015 It does and it doesn’t, Alter Space – San Francisco, CA

        Pop-up at Zoo Labs curated by Et Al Gallery – Oakland, CA

        Super Contemporary, Creativity Explored – San Francisco, CA

        Not Much to Look At, Royal Nonesuch Gallery – Oakland, CA

2014 Something Completely Different, City Limits Gallery – Oakland, CA

         Water Works, California College of the Arts – San Francisco, CA

2013 Concentrate, Diego Rivera Gallery – San Francisco, CA

2012 Immaterial, Mark Wolfe Contemporary – San Francisco, CA

        Moxie, Steve Turner Contemporary – Los Angeles, CA 

2011 Introductions 2011, Root Division – San Francisco, CA 

2011 Paint Eaters, True Silver Union – San Francisco, CA

2009 ART in Embassies, American Embassy – Montevideo, Uruguay

2008 No Vacancy, ABC No Rio – New York, NY

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2018 | Casa Lu Artist-in-Resident – Mexico City, Mexico (forthcoming)

2016 – Present | Charter Resident, Minnesota Street Project Studios – San Francisco, CA

2016 | Summer Artist-in-Residence, Scrawl Center for Drawing – San Francisco, CA

2013 | Tournesol Award Finalist, Headlands Center for the Arts – San Francisco, CA

2011 | Artist-in-Residence, Vermont Studio Center – Johnson, VT

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2015 – Present | Director of The Painting Salon

2015 – 2017 | Co-Director at Royal NoneSuch Gallery – Oakland, CA

2017 Guest Curator for the annual MFA and BFA exhibitions, California College of the Arts – San Francisco, CA

         Guest Juror for Spread, Embark Gallery – San Francisco, CA

 

EDUCATION

California College of the Arts, Master of Fine Arts, 2011

San Francisco Art Institute, Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2006

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Bachelor of Arts, 2003