Exhibition and History

10th Annual AMERICAN Art Awards 2018: tie for 6th place, Erotic Male

Tiny ELEPHANT giant MOUSE,  Group Show, bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.  August 18 - September 9, 2018

22/03/2018 Artist interview by Pineapple: Flesh and form – features a selection of Les Satinover’s artworks.

American Art Awards 2016: First Place, Erotic Male. Huffington Post review: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/57fac3b4e4b0d786aa52b6be?timestamp=1476052763569

Open Studio: Les Satinover Atelier, Scottsdale, AZ.  June 2016

Artist Feature: The Art of Man: Six Contemporary Artists, published November 2014, Firehouse Publishing

LandEscape, Artist Interview in Art Zine: ISSUU, November SPECIAL issue 2013 link @ http://issuu.com/landescapeartpress/docs/landescape_art_review_-_november_20_eecc15cb0ace85

5th Annual Figurative Drawing and Painting Exhibition, Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA   Oct. 2013 - December 2013

OPEN STUDIO, Les Satinover Atelier, Scottsdale, AZ    Aug 2013

Artists of the Southwest Invitational, Fine Arts Center Yuma, AZ    Apr 2013

RETROSPECTIVE, Group Show, Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC    Feb 2013

SHOWDOWN, Group Show, Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC    Feb 2012

SHOWDOWN, Group Show, Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC    Mar 2011

Studio SIX, Hart Witzen Gallery, Charlotte, NC    2008 - 2013

Vice President, Visual Merchandising, Belk,  Charlotte, NC    2007 - 2013

Director Store Design, Mervyn’s, Hayward, CA    2005 - 2007

Chairman, urbanE Design Studio, Dayton, OH    2002 - 2005

Design Advisor to CEO, C&A Europe, Brussels, Belgium    1999 - 2002

Vice President, Visual Merchandising, Elder Beerman, Dayton, OH   1991 - 1999

Vice President, Visual Merchandising, Foley’s, Houston, TX    1989-1991

Vice President, Store Design, Goldwaters, Scottsdale, AZ    1982-1989

Director, Visual Merchandising, Robinson’s, Los Angeles, CA    1976-1982 

One Person Show: The Archaic Smile, Wexler Weiss Gallery, Encino, CA    1976

Mittry Gallery, Tarzana, CA   1976

Orlando Gallery, Encino, CA    1976

GROUP SHOW, Orlando Gallery, Encino, CA    1976

Jewish Community Center Invitational Juried Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA    1976

Work on Loan, University of Maryland, College Park, MD   Fall semester  1976

One Person Exhibition, Fine Art Department Gallery, Arizona State University   1975

Four Person Invitational Exhibition, Memorial Union Art Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ  1975

Three University Invitational Exhibition, Tubac, AZ   1974

Ninth Annual Southwestern Invitational, Arizona Arts and Humanities Commission, Yuma AZ    1974

April Fools: Two Person Drawing Exhibition, Arizona State University Art Gallery, Tempe AZ   1974

Scottsdale Fine Art IV, Honorable Mention: Drawing, Arizona Arts and Humanities Commission, Scottsdale, AZ   1974

Dimensions 1974, Special Award: Drawing, Glendale Communty College, Glendale, AZ   1974  

Glendale 14th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Glendale, AZ   1974

11th Annual Small Sculpture & Drawing Exhibition, Washington State College, Bellingham, WA   1974

3rd  "8" West Biennial, Grand Junction, CO  1974

7th Annual Art Exhibition in Phoenix, First Prize: Painting,  Phoenix, AZ   1973

8th Annual Open Juried Art  Exhibition,  NEW TALENT, Steinberg Gallery, St. Louis , MO  1972

Los Angeles Open Juried Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  1969

Cee Jee Gallery Invitational Exhibition, La Cienega Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  1969

Paul R. Olson Art Gallery, Tarzana, CA   1965-1969

Drawing & Painting Summer Scholarship/Internship, California State University, Northridge, CA  1965 

Public Collections

Portrait of Karl Menninger, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, KS

University Art Collections, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Morton D May Art Collection (Max Beckmann), St. Louis. MO

Rand Collection, Scottsdale, AZ

Dell Holt Southwestern Art Collection, Scottsdale, AZ

Teaching Experience

Art Instructor, El Camino Community Adult School, Woodland Hills, CA   1976-1977

Faculty Associate, Arizona State University,  Tempe, AZ   summer 1975

Teaching Assistant, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ   1973-1975


MFA, (Master of Fine Art)  terminal degree, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ  1975

BFA, (Bachelor of Fine Art) Washington University, St. Louis, MO  1972