St. Louis artist Lyndon Barrois Jr. shows at Wilkes’ Sordoni Art Gallery

St. Louis artist Lyndon Barrois Jr. shows at Wilkes’ Sordoni Art Gallery

Lyndon Barrois Jr.’s work raises questions about what is attractive to the eye, but beyond the explicit aesthetic is an examination of the American social construct. Barrois’ sculptural installation, “Of Color” is open now through May 21 at Wilkes University’s Sordoni Art Gallery. His mixed-media pieces incorporate plywood, toner cartridge boxes and half-toned fashion images […]

Renowned photographer Lydia Panas shows raw portraits at Sordoni Gallery

Renowned photographer Lydia Panas shows raw portraits at Sordoni Gallery

WILKES-BARRE — Bringing out both the serene and the solemn of her subjects, Lydia Panas’ photography showcases raw and honest beauty and vulnerability in human form. A collection of Panas’ portraits is on display in an exhibition titled Lydia Panas: After Sargent until March 3 at Wilkes University’s Sordoni Art Gallery. The models Panas chose […]

Ying Li brings ‘Geographies’ to Wilkes University’s Sordoni Art Gallery

Ying Li brings ‘Geographies’ to Wilkes University’s Sordoni Art Gallery

WILKES-BARRE — Over the last four year’s of Ying Li’s career, her landscape paintings are not immediately recognizable, but Li is not concerned with capturing a single still image. She’s concerned with the process of painting. The native of Beijing, China, who moved to the United States in 1983 and has been a professor of […]

Wilkes University’s Sordoni Gallery welcomes new director Heather Sincavage

Wilkes University’s Sordoni Gallery welcomes new director Heather Sincavage

WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University has hired Heather Sincavage as the new full-time director of the Sordoni Art Gallery on South River Street. Sincavage assumed the position of gallery director and assistant professor of art on July 18, and she accepts the role in the midst of an ongoing university movement to develop a more vibrant […]