Ian Factor

Instructor, Art
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Office: 541-322-3100

Tykeson Hall

Tykeson Hall 314

1500 SW Chandler Avenue

1500 SW Chandler Avenue
Bend, Oregon 97702
Credentials: 
Master of Fine Art in Painting, Anatomy Track, New York Academy of Art, New York, 2014
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration, Painting Focus, Syracuse University, New York, 1991
Honors and Awards: 

Selected Awards & Residencies

2016 - Distinguished Professor Award - Western Oregon University
2015 - Teaching Residency - Guangxi Arts University, Nanning, China
2014 - Teaching Residency - Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic
2014 - Teaching Residency - Bridgton Arts Council, Bridgton, ME
2013 / 2014 - Artist Residency - New York Academy of Art / Hudson Valley, NY
2013 - Academy Merit Scholarship - New York Academy of Art
2013 - Academy Service Scholarship - New York Academy of Art
2012 - Academy New Media Scholarship - New York Academy of Art
2008 - Artist Residency - The Weller/Randomhouse Project - New York, NY
2008 / 2005 - Artist Residency - Spannocchia Foundation, Siena, Italy
2001 - Artist Residency - Taormina and Florence, Italy
2002 - Artist Residency – Yucatan Peninsula, Tulum, Mexico
1999 - 2000 - Artist Residency - Rapisarda Residency - Florence, Italy

Additional Information: 

Additional Education

2013 - 2014
New York Academy of Art and Art Students League - New York, NY
Master Classes / Assistantships with Eric Fischl, Jenny Saville, Will Cotton, Vincent Desiderio, Michael Grimaldi, and Hillary Harkness

2001 - 2008
National Academy and Art Students League - New York, NY
Apprenticed with Everett Raymond Kinstler

1985 - 1987
School of the Museum of Fine Arts - Boston, MA
Certificate of Accomplishment in Drawing and Painting

1982 - 1985
Massachusetts College of Art - Boston, MA
Certificate of Accomplishment in Drawing and Painting

1978 - 1981
DeCordova Museum School - Lincoln, MA
Certificate of Accomplishment in Sculpture and Drawing

 

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Biography

Ian Factor was born in Boston, Massachusetts and began his formal art training at the DeCordova Museum School in Lincoln Massachusetts, the Museum of Fine Arts School and Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, and continued at the Art Students League and the National Academy in New York City. Factor earned his BFA from the School of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University and his MFA from the New York Academy of Art where he graduated Cum Laude. His work has been exhibited and featured in galleries and museums worldwide, including New York City, Los Angeles, Boca Raton, Boston, Paris, Florence, Siena and Pietrasanta Italy. It is held in private and public collections internationally. A professor of fine art, illustration and design for over 20 years, Factor has taught and run programs in universities and academies from New York City to Guangxi China. He currently lives in Bend, Oregon. Learn more at ianfactor.com