events

May 2012
NOLA NOW II: The Human Figure
Contemporary Arts Center
First Floor Gallery
900 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 528-3805
http://nolanow.cacno.org/
Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux on NOLA NOW
May 5-June 3, 2012
Opening Reception
May 5, 2012
6 p.m.

March 2012
Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux - Paintings and Drawings
Academy Gallery
The New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts
5256 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-8111
www.noafa.com
March 31-May 12, 2012
Opening Reception
March 31, 2012
6-8 p.m.

Twelve: An Exhibition of 12" x 12" works
Garden District Gallery
1332 Washington Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
504-891-3032
http://www.gardendistrictgallery.com
March 9, 2012
Opening Reception
Friday March 9, 2012
6-8 p.m.

January 2012
Self-Portrait Invitational Exhibition
Academy Gallery
The New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts
5256 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-8111
www.noafa.com
January 14 - February 3, 2012
Opening Reception
Saturday January 14, 2012
6-9 p.m.

December 2011
Holiday Open House
Garden District Gallery
1332 Washington Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
504-891-3032
http://www.gardendistrictgallery.com
December 14, 2011-January 9, 2012
Opening Reception
Wednesday December 14, 2011
6-8 p.m.

November 2011
The 2011 Annual Miniature Exhibition
Academy Gallery
The New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts
5256 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 899-8111
www.noafa.com
November 5 - December 3, 2012
Opening Reception
Saturday November 5, 2011
6-9 p.m.

NOLA Open Studios
Please join me and 20 New Orleans artists for the 2011 NOLA Open Studios.
Take a walk through artist studios in Marigny, Bywater and Saint Claude neighborhoods, visit with artists, and see where we work!
For more information, visit http://www.nolaopenstudio.com/
928 Port Street
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504)432-0049
November 12, 2011
Noon-6 p.m.

October 2011
Group Show at Studio 831, New Orleans
Studio 831
532 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 304-4392
info@studio831royal.com
October 15, 2011 - January 15, 2012

May 2011
En Plein Air 2011
20+ Louisiana plein-air artists show their work, painted in St. Tammany Parish in April and May, in this fundraiser for the Abita Trailhead Museum.
Abita Springs, LA
May 6-8, 2011

April 2010
Portrait Demonstration at Utrecht Art Supply
1250 I Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 898-0555

Saturday April 17, 2010
1 - 4 p.m.

Sarah will do a demonstration of the portrait sketch in oils, a head-and-shoulders painting done in three hours. The process will begin with a toned canvas, proceed with a simple drawing, move on to laying in the dark values and move to the lighter values and finally the highlights. Careful attention is paid to the planes of the face.

October 2009

Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux
Solo Exhibition - Recent Paintings

Exhibition Dates:
October 17, 2008 to November 14, 2009
Studio H Gallery and Workshop
408a H ST NE
Washington, DC 20002
202.468.5277
www.studiohdc.com
Opening Reception:
Saturday October 17, 2009
6:00-8:00 pm

November 2008

Open House at Carriage House Studios

Join us for a Fall Open House at The Carriage House Studios!
When:

Sunday, November 23, 2008
from 1-5 p.m.
Where:
320 (Rear) 3rd Street, NE Washington DC 20002
Participating Studios:
DURKL
Eastern Market Pottery
Mary Early
www.maryearly.com
Sarah Thibodeaux

October 2008

Bellinis and Blue Jeans Fine Art Benefit
The Woodward Building presents an evening of food and drink to benefit Rebuilding Together DC, an organization that has provided free home repairs to the elderly in disabled in D.C. for 25 years.
Friday October 3, 2008
8 p.m.
The Woodward Building
733 15th Street NW
Attire: Casual
Tickets: $15.00 Donation at the door


May 2008
Featured Artist at Utrecht Art Supply
1250 I Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 898-0555

In-Store Residency
May 25-31, 2008
store hours

Join Sarah at Utrecht Art Supply store as she works in the store for the whole week of May 25-31. Sarah will be on hand painting, her work will be on display, and she'll be available to discuss her upcoming classes in portrait painting and landscape painting, which begin in June.

Portrait Painting Demonstration
May 25, 2008
12-3 p.m.
1250 I Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 898-0555

Sarah will do a demonstration of the portrait sketch in oils, a head-and-shoulders painting done in three hours. The process will begin with a toned canvas, proceed with a simple drawing, move on to laying in the dark values and move to the lighter values and finally the highlights. Careful attention is paid to the planes of the face.

December 2007
Group Show - Perrin-Benham Gallery
New Orleans, La.


Perrin Benham Gallery
1914 Magazine Street
New Orleans, La 70130
(504)565-7699

Opening Reception:
December 12, 2007
6-9 p.m.

October 2007
"The Art of the Portrait" show
Baton Rouge, La.


Wealth Planners
Suite B
Campus Federal Credit Union
6230 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA

Friday October 5, 2007
6 - 9:30 p.m.


September 2007
Open Studio - Studio Thibodeaux
320-Rear Third Street NE Washington DC 20002
Tuesday September 25, 2007
6 - 8 p.m.


December 2006
Open Studio - Studio Thibodeaux
928 Port Street, New Orleans
Saturday and Sunday December 15 & 16, 2006
noon until 5 p.m.

Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux will open her studio at 928 Port Street as part of the Marigny Bywater Open Studio Tour, which celebrates its third anniversary. On display will be recent portraits, quick studies, and landscapes of Florence. The quarterly Marigny/Bywater Open Studio event highlights the artists working in post-Katrina New Orleans. Twenty-six artists are opening their studios this month. This event is free and open to the public.

April 2006
Open Studio - Studio Thibodeaux
928 Port Street, New Orleans
Saturday and Sunday April 15 & 16, 2006
noon until 5 p.m.

As part of the Marigny/Bywater Open Studio tour, Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux will open her studio at 928 Port Street. On display will be recent portraits, figure paintings and landscapes. The quarterly Marigny/Bywater Open Studio event highlights the artistic creation occurring in these historic neighborhooods. More than thirty artists' studios will be open to the public.

August 2005
Featured Artist - National Art and Hobby
5835 Magazine St. New Orleans
August 9-September 3, 2005
Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closing Reception: Sat. September 3, 2005, 6-9 p.m.
Sarah Griffin Thibodeaux is pleased to participate in National Art & Hobby's in-store artist residencies. Along with two other artists, Griffin Thibodeaux will display her recent work in the store windows and set up her easel and demonstrate her work. Thibodeaux will demonstrate painting portraits from life throughout the month. A closing reception will be held Saturday September 3, 2005 from 6-9 p.m.
Sarah will be doing portrait demonstrations from 1-4 p.m. on the following dates: August 13, 16, 23, 27, 30. Please join!

June 2005
"Weddings, Commitment & the State of Matrimony" invitational exhibit
Robert Bruno Gallery
901 S. Peters St. New Orleans
June 4-30, 2005
Opening Reception June 4, 2005, 6-9 p.m.







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