Sordoni Art Gallery

A different kind of classroom.

Our Mission

The mission of the Sordoni Art Gallery is to encourage an appreciation of the arts and an understanding of its role in society through direct engagement with art. Our main focus is to present high-quality exhibitions, related programming, and publications in a wide range of media, topics, cultures and time periods.

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Wilkes University Alumni Exhibition: Celebrating the Blue and Gold

June 18 - August 11

The Sordoni Art Gallery is pleased to present our next exhibition, Wilkes University Alumni Exhibition: Celebrating the Blue and Gold, on display from June 18 to August 11, 2024. This exhibition was juried by Ryan Ward, Curator of the Maslow Collection in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and the Owner/ Director of The Ruffed Grouse Gallery in Narrowsburg, New York. He specializes in Contemporary, Folk, and Self-Taught Art.

Featuring 50 works of art by alumni spanning 52 years of creative expression, Wilkes University Alumni Exhibition: Celebrating the Blue and Gold stands as a testament to the transformative power of education, the boundless potential of human creativity, and the enduring connections that unite us as a community.

Featured Exhibitions & Upcoming Events

Future Exhibitions

With a facility that has the ability to be a traditional viewing space or a venue for experimental installations, there is always something interesting coming to the gallery.

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Are you looking for a way to become part of the art community? Join a family of supporters or share your passion for the arts with your community by volunteering.

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About Sordoni Art Gallery

Learn more about how the gallery looks to engage in cross- and inter-disciplinary dialogue to support academic programming across the entire university.


About The Gallery


Karambelas Media & Communication Center
141 S. Main St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

Free visitor parking is available.


Heather Sincavage

Associate Professor/Director Sordoni Art Gallery
(570) 408-3365

Melissa Carestia

Assistant Director


  • Tuesday-Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 12 - 5 p.m.
  • Monday & University Holidays: Closed

Arts in Education Northeast PA
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

All Sordoni Art Gallery exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.

Wilkes University is an equal opportunity institution. For more information, please consult our nondiscrimination policy statement.

Patrons requesting accommodations or services at Wilkes University or university-sponsored events in accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III: Public Accommodations are asked to contact University Events.

It is recommended that requests be made at least five (5) business days prior to any event.

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