RESUME

EXHIBITIONS

Mesquite Arts Center, Mesquite, TX; Texas Visual Arts Association National Exhibition, Juried by Anderea Karnes, Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth,TX, and Gabriel Ritter, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS selected
2014 Red Tail Ridge Winery; Penn Yan, NY; Dream Flashes
2008 2008 Casa italiana, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
2007 Bayer HealthCare Corporate Headquarters, Montville & Wayne, New Jersey
2003 VIVO! Gallery, Washington, DC

Anthony Kelley Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana

2001 Shelnutt Gallery, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York; In Memory and Dreams

Visions Gallery , Albany, New York; Drawings from the Zen Mind/Silent Dialogue Series

2000 Jordan Road Gallery, Sedona, Arizona; New Paintings

Rensselaer Newman Foundation Chapel & Cultural Center, Troy, New York; New Drawings from the Zen Mind/Silent Dialogue Series

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2007 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY
2002 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY
1998 Doshi Gallery of Contemporary Art, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
THREE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2015 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY
2006 Williams Insalaco Gallery, Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua, NY
2004 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York

GROUP EXHIBITIONS selected
2016 ArtPrize 8, International Art Event, Devos Place Convention Center, Grand Rapids, MI

Redline Contemporary Art Center, Denver, CO; Drawing Never Dies

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; Myths and Mythologies

2015

ArtPrize 7, International Art Event, the Harris Building, Grand Rapids, MI

Art Design Consultants Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH, Art Comes Alive, 2015

Annmarie Sculpture Gardens & Arts Center,  Dowell, MD, in association with the Smithsonian Institution; Cosmos, Imagining the Universe

University of Hawai'i at Hilo, HI; Poetry Scores Hawaii - Look Like What it Means, juried by Phil Sanders

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; The Condition of Music

2014 ArtPrize, International Art Event, the Harris Building, Grand Rapids, MI; Dream Flashes

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; Proverbs and Commonplaces, Group Exhibition.

Flick Gallery, Penn Yan, NY; A Fine Line – Bill Santelli, Dexter Benedict, Roger Hinman, Don Sottile.

Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey; 35th Annual National Juried Exhibition.

Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, New York; 23rd Annual Members Exhibition

2013 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; Frame of Reference

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY; 64th  Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; The Four Humors.

2012 Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; 27th Tallahassee International Exhibition.

Austin Art Connections, Austin, TX; Driven to Abstraction.

Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, OH; Now Wow Project II; National Juried Exhibition.

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; Palimpsest

2011 Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch New Jersey; 8th Annual International Juried Exhibition.

Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY; Made in NY 2011 Juried Exhibition.

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY; Traditions.

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; Rochester Art Supply 4th Annual Invitational Exhibition.

2010 Stamford Art Association, Stamford, CT; 30th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show, Juried by Samantha Rippner, Associate Curator, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC.

Robeson Gallery, Penn State University, State College, PA; Images 2010, Juried Exhibition of Art by artists of the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Rochester Contemporary Art Center; 20th Annual Members Exhibition

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, NY; Rochester Art Supply Invitational Exhibition

Oxford Gallery; Fiat Lux
2009 Rochester Contemporary Art Center; 19th Annual Members Exhibition

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York; Night, Invitational Exhibition

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; RAS Invitational Exhibition

2008 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, NY; RAS Invitational Exhibition

2007 Fieldstone Fine Art, Ramsey, NJ; Tri-State Juried Exhibition

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, NY, "BIG" Invitational Exhibition.

2005 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York
2003 Anthony Kelley Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana

Schumacher Gallery, Capital University, Columbus, Ohio; 18th Biennial international juried exhibition, Contemporary Works of Faith.

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York

2002 High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; Best Paintings in Rochester.

Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York; Blue

2001 Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York; Seeing Things Unseen
2000 Leon Loard Gallery, Montgomery, Alabama; Annual Contemporary Exhibition.

High Falls Fine Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; Best Paintings in Rochester.


CORPORATE COLLECTIONS selected

MedImmune, Inc., Gaithersburg, Maryland (commission)

Information Technology Association of America, Arlington, Virginia (commission)

Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe LLP, New York City

Hale and Dorr, Boston, Massachusetts

Maxtor Corporation, Longmont, Colorado

Forest City Enterprises, Cleveland, Ohio

McClinton Development Corporation, Montgomery, Alabama

Tecton PC, Architects, Hartford, Connecticut

Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Rochester, New York

XLI Corporation, Rochester, New York

Advest, Inc., Hartford Connecticut

Tropel, Inc., Rochester, New York

Monroe Adworks, Rochester, New York

The Sentry Group, Rochester, New York



PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
selected


Dr. K. Mead, Rochester, NY

The University of Rochester, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business, Rochester, NY

Lyons Public Library, Lyons, NY

Southview Physical Therapy, Rochester, New York

Mr. & Mrs. R. Jamieson, Singapore

Mr. & Mrs. D. Hennings, Annandale, Virginia (commission)

Mr. & Mrs. H. Rossman, Owings Mills, Maryland (commission)

Drs. T. and D. Killip, New York City (commission)

Dr. J. Cross, Washington, DC

Mr. & Mrs. D. Senecal, Rochester, New York

Dr. & Mrs. H. Richter, Rochester, New York

Mr. & Mrs. J. Kane, Rochester, New York

Mr. & Mrs. R. Kaplan, Rochester, New York

Mr. & Mrs. K. Doolittle, Rochester, New York



BIBLIOGRAPHY


Specht, David. "Harris' Hidden Gems of ArtPrize." Grand Valley Lanthorn, October, 2014

Singer, Alan. "Proverbs and Commonplaces Exhibition"

Dorsey, Dave. "64th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition." 2013.

Rafferty, Rebecca. “Infinite Intimate. Night.” City Newspaper, Rochester, NY. 2009.

Cohen, Sally. “Rochester Artist Bill Santelli Paints his Dreams.” R News Channel 9 Television, Time Warner Communications, February 17, 1999.

Sojourners Magazine, “Front Cover Image”; Washington, DC, May/June, 1996.

Reynolds, Judith. “White Triangles.” City Newspaper (Rochester, New York), August 18, 1994.

Forbes, Elizabeth. “True Colors.” The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, August 24, 1994

AWARDS
2015

Lifetime Achievement Award, ACA 2015, Art Design Consultants Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH

2011 Second Award, Drawing. Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, Ohio; Now Wow Project, National Juried Exhibition, Juried by Thomas Hilty, Emeritus Professor, School of Art, Bowling Green State University and Emeritus Trustee, SACI studio Arts Centers International, Florence, Italy.
2010 Merit Award, Drawing. Images, 2010, Juried Exhibition of Art by Mid-Atlantic Region Artists, Penn State University, State College, PA.
2004 Distinguished Alumni Award, Finger Lakes Community College, Canandaigua, NY
1996 Honors Award, Painting. Third Biennial Juried Exhibit of Art by Italian American Artists, Nazareth College Arts Center, Rochester, New York.

Residency Grant. Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

1995 Special Opportunity Grant. Arts and Cultural Council for Greater Rochester, New York Foundation for the Arts.
1994 Residency Fellowship. Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

First Prize, Painting. Second Biennial Juried Exhibit of Art by Italian American Artists, Nazareth College Arts Center, Rochester, New York

1992 First Prize, Painting. First Biennial Juried Exhibit of Art by Italian American Artists , Nazareth College Arts Center, Rochester, New York

EDUCATION
1975 B.S. Art Education. State University of New York at New Paltz, New York
* Selected as the Outstanding Senior, Art Education Department
1973 A.A. Fine Arts. Finger Lakes Community College, Canandaigua, NY


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