WAVE Art Collective
Super excited to have joined WAVE, a community of artists creating critical dialogue and exhibiting work together.
Work featured in Building Community at JSMA
Excited to have some of my work featured in the exhibition Building Community at the new Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at Portland State University opening mid-Jan and closing in May. Building Community
Feature in Connective Conversations Book
I'm thrilled to be featured in this beautiful new book, Connective Conversations - Curator/Critic Tours and Lectures made possible by the Ford Family Foundation
The In Art Gallery - June 2020 Exhibition
New work selected for the inaugural online exhibition of The In Art Gallery, June 5-31
An Interview with me on The Semi-Finalist
The Semi-Finalist just posted the interview and pictures from their recent visit to my studio. It was great talking about painting, process and personal histories with them.
Making A Better Painting – Exhibition & Symposium
I've had the wonderful honor of being on the curatorial & organizing team for Making A Better Painting - Thinking Through Practice, an exhibition & symposium.
Exhibition: Jan 23- March 15, Hoffman Gallery, Lewis & Clark College
Symposium: March 6 to March 7, Lewis & Clark College, with keynote speaker Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, http://www.mollyzuckermanhartung.com/
Hope you can make it for one or both events!
Guest Artist Lecturer at CRCI
Had the rare honor of sharing my work with the inmate artists who are part of the Columbia River Creative Initiative (CRCI), an amazing program operating within the walls of the Columbia River Correctional Institution.
Trash Club as part of The Wrong
I'll be the featured artist Oct 27 - Nov 2 on Trash Club, an ongoing exquisite corpse of digital garbage curated by MidGray for this year's edition of The Wrong, a new digital art biennial.
Disjecta's ART FIRST Auction
Come support one of the best art organizations in the region and maybe get one of my pieces for a steal! Disjecta's ART FIRST Auction on Sat, Nov 16, 5PM – 12 AM
City of Portland, Portable Works Collection
Excited to announce that my work, Time Share (2018), was recently acquired by the City of Portland's Portable Works Collection.
PDX Contemporary Window Project installation- opening Feb 7th
(Harm)ony Cocoon, a site-specific installation, will be up and visible 24-7 from the street all through the month of February.
Opening reception First Thurs (2/7), from 5:30-7PM at PDX Contemporary Art's Window Project, 925 NW Flanders St, Portland, Oregon.
December's Visual Arts feature in Eleven PDX Magazine
If you're in Portland, pick-up a copy of the Dec issue of Eleven PDX magazine to read the interview with me in this month's Visual Arts feature. Or read it on-line at:
Disjecta Art Auction tomorrow (Sat Nov 17th)!
Please join me at Disjecta this Saturday night for their 12th Annual Art Auction fundraiser. You may even walk away from the event as the happy owner of a new work of art!
Visiting Artist Lecture at EOU
Super excited to be a visiting artist this fall in the Art Department at Eastern Oregon University!
My artist talk will be on Mon Nov 5th at 6PM. If you're in Eastern Oregon, stop by!
Disjecta Art Auction (Get my work at a steal!)
Save the date for Disjecta's 12th Annual Artists' Auction on Sat. Nov 17th!
Upcoming Solo Show • Oranj Studio
Please join me at the reception for my solo show, the second iteration of Private Places, on Sat. August 11th with an artist talk on Sun. Sept 9th.
The show comes down at 5PM on Sat. Nov 3rd.
0726 SW Gaines St, Portland
Curated by Pamela Morris
WERKS International Contemporary Art Magazine
My work in an Artist Feature of WERKS • International Contemporary Art Magazine •
Issue 01 / Spring 2018, edited by David Paul Downs, Published by Sprocketbox Publishing, Chicago
Available on Amazon
Private Places, Solo Show, Reception Feb 13th, 4-6PM
Please join me at the reception for my solo show, Private Places on Tues, Feb 13th, 4-6PM at the OAI in the Smith Memorial Student Union, Portland State University
Teaching a Water Media Workshop at Outlet, 9/10/17
Come join me at Outlet for an afternoon of exploration, play and technical skill-building using the flexible, fun, and versatile media of water, paper, and paint.
Super excited to be a participant in Assemblage #1 in Berlin and simultaneously all over the world today, July 8th, at 2pm at tête (http://www.tete.nu/).
SOIL Art Auction 2017
Get my work at a steal while supporting a great art space! This year's fundraiser for SOIL, a not-for-profit cooperative art space in Seattle, Friday, June 23rd @ 6pm Canvas Event Center, 3412 4th Ave S, Seattle, http://soilart.org/
Artist Feature in WORK: Polonium Gallery Exhibition no.3
June 2017- Artist interview and new work in latest Sprocketbox Publishing, edited by David Downs, available now at: https://www.createspace.com/7135853
Bronco Gallery - Solo Show
My show entitled Escapism, can be seen throuout August tailgating in the Bronco Gallery at the following locations:
+ Aug 4 - First Thursday, Blue Sky Gallery, Pearl District, Portland
+ Aug 6 + 7 - Seattle Art Fair
+ Aug 18 - Erickson Gallery (New Portland Painting), 9 NW 2nd Ave, Portland
Exploring Reality at the Schneider Museum of Art
My paintings included in Exploring Reality
Curated by Shane McAdams + Scott Mabaurn
Schneider Museum of Art, Oregon Center for the Arts
Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR
Jan 14, 2016 Opening Reception
Jan 14- March 19
The Land Mark Show at CCA Sante Fe, October 9 – December 27, 2015
My work will be featured in an exhibition, juried by Grace Kook-Anderson, that examines the intersection of mark-making and contemporary landscape.
An Odyssey: 10 Years of the Torrance Art Museum
My work is included in a celebratory show of the TAM, Opening Sat, Sept 12, 6-10 PM
Good Press for Pure Paint for Now People
My work is discussed in "The Vitality of Painting", a review in this months issue of 15 Bytes.
Pure Paint for Now People
Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery, Weber State University, UT
Feb - April 2015
Featured artist interview on NAU NUA art magazine
Tia Factor, Expanding Her Horizons
Regional Arts & Culture Council Grant (RACC) Grant Award
Professional Development Grant
MAS ATTACK, Torrence Art Museum, August 9, 2014
Curated by Artra Curitorial
Flatlands -- Group Show
Opening Reception: Sat Jan 25, 6-9
Jan 25 - Feb 22, 2014
Nisus Gallery (in Disjecta Building)
8371 N Interstate, Suite #1, Portland, OR 97217
POP WITHOUT POP
PNCA, Main Gallery
Nov 6th - 29th, 2013
Opening First Thursday Nov 7th, 6PM
Luca Antonucci, Tia Factor, Lori Gilbert, Robert Khasho, Maciej Makalowski, Wilder Schmaltz + Cirus Smith
Curated by Modou Dieng + Mack McFarland
PSU Visiting Artist Benefit Auction
I have a small work in this benefit auction. Come out and support a great cause and come away with some very affordable art!
Friday, November 22, 2013, 5 - 10PM
PSU School of Art + Design Building, 2000 SW 5th Ave., Portland
Disjecta's 7th Annual Art Auction!
Come see my work in this auction + perhaps buy a piece to support a great space!
Saturday, November 16th, 2013, 7PM
Disjecta, 8371 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97217
Group show co-curated by Tia Factor in conjunction with Nisus Gallery
August 16 – 31
Nisus Gallery: 8371 N Interstate, Studio 1, Portland, OR
School / Work, 2013 Faculty Show
Portland Community College, Cascade Gallery, Portland, OR
June 6th - Sept 26th
Providence Portland Community Gallery
Solo show of recent work, March 24 - June 1, 2013
Providence Portland Medical Center
Resumo Opening at Nisus Gallery
New work in a group show at Nisus Gallery
Resumo opens on February 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM
Show Dates: Feb 9 - March 23
True Places, group show reviewed in art ltd. magazine
My work is featured in a review in the Sept/Oct 2012 edition of *art ltd.*magazine
Read the on-line version here.
My work featured in group show of Portland artists
Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA
July 14 - August 19, 2012
Reception Saturday, July 14, 2012 6-8pm
Work featured in Bear Delux Magazine
The most recent issue of the Bear Delux, #33 Winter - Spring 2012: The Identity Issue is out and is featuring a full page image of my painting, "Fulcrum in the Ozarks", 2011.
In Want of the World - Solo Show
Left/Right - Half/Dozen Gallery
Opening Friday, November 4, 6-9PM
Magic > Nature - Group Show
Opening Sat, Nov. 5
November 5 – December 4, 2011
Curated by Michael Endo and Emily Nachison
4518 NE 32nd Ave, Portland, Oregon, 97211
Art Faculty Exhibition 2011
PCC Cascade Campus
June 2nd - September 26th
Opening Reception: Thursday, June 2nd, 5 - 7PM
Happy Meat Drawing Anthology #2
Six of my paintings can be found in the latest edition of Happy Meat,
a drawing anthology published by 6a, an Artist Run Initiative based out of
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
Things Are Expanding
An experimental group show on the theme of collaboration.
Swarm Gallery, Oakland California
December 11, 2010 - January 16, 2011
Opening December 11, 6-9 PM
Shadowshop at the SFMOMA
My work will be featured in Shadowshop, a curated project supported by SFMOMA -- Part of the "The More Things Change", Fifth floor, November 2010 - April 2011
Opening Party, December 2, 6-9 PM
School / Work I Faculty Show
Portland Community College Cascade Campus
Art Faculty / Staff
June 4 - September 24, 2010
New American Landscape Exhibition + Book Release
Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL
Opening May 7, 2010
The "New American Landscape" book features the work of Tia Factor along with 26 other artists, edited by David Downs
SF Fine Art Fair with Swarm Gallery
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA
May 21 - 23, 2010
An April 2010 interview for a Northwest art scene blog
Places We Call Home I Tia Factor
Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA
March 20 - April 25, 2010