• City of Portland, Portable Works Collection

    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

    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

    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)!

    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

    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!)

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.


  • Assemblage #1

    Assemblage #1

    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

    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

    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

    Group Exhibition
    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


    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
    (503) 286-9449

  • Fuzzy Logic

    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.

  • True Places

    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
    Exhibition 2010
    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

  • Arts Interviews

    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