Category Archives: CULTURE

Douglas Florian, Dawn Thieves

The last few times I saw Douglas Florian’s work, he was painting in acrylic on brown paper bags. The paper was not the most archival ground * but the paint had a chromatic richness that elevated the … Continue reading

August 7, 2012

The Art of Thrifting

Follow FACTOR mag’s editors to a thrift shop for an interesting treasure hunt that will teach you the art of thrifting! Thrifting has recently rose to fame, in recessionary times … Continue reading

August 7, 2012

Kamea Hadar’s “White Dreams

Artist Kamea Hadar, who we recently met at the annual Pow Wow event in Honolulu has just opened a new solo show, “White Dreams” which delicately balances rich oil painting with stark shades … Continue reading

August 7, 2012

DECOR: Flash Forward to a Gilded Age

The Gilded Age is used to describe a period soon after the civil war, from the late 1860s to the 1890s, that is marked by boastful displays of wealth, massive … Continue reading

August 7, 2012

Ultra Madre

In 2009 Andres Bedoya organized a haunting performance installation “Ultra Madre,” in which 57 women lay still on the scaffolding of the main arch of the Museo Nacional de Arte … Continue reading

August 2, 2012