In September Two Coats of Paint will be hosting Marie Thibeault for a seven-day residency. A professor of painting and drawing in the art department at California State University at Long Beach, Thibeault is on sabbatic leave for the fall semester.
Last year, on the occasion of her San Francico solo show at George Lawson, I wrote that Thibeault is “drawn to saturated color, buckling architectural forms, shifting landscape spaces, and jittery brushwork that give visual form to the artist’s anxiety and sense of helplessness over the current state of the world.” (Read more)
After her stay on the East River in DUMBO, she plans a trip to L’Atelier Sur Seine Residency in France where she looks forward to spending some inspirational time on the Seine. Stay tuned for details about the Open Studio we are planning during her residency. And if you see her around the neighborhood, please give her a warm welcome.