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Sordoni Art Gallery - Membership Information

Sordoni Art Gallery - Membership Information

Membership Information

Friends of the Sordoni Art Gallery enjoy numerous benefits.  Gallery members receive invitations to opening receptions, lectures, as well as opportunities to meet artists and exciting trips.  Members also receive publications for each Sordoni exhibition including postcards, brochures, and catalogs.  Members receive advance notice of all upcoming Gallery events and enjoy discounts at many Gallery functions.  What are you waiting for? Join today!

All Sordoni Art Gallery members receive:

  • Unlimited free admission to all exhibitions
  • Access to members-only previews and events
  • Advanced registration and discounts on special events
  • First Look- email previews
  • Quarterly e-newsletter and all exhibition announcements mailed to home

To be enrolled as a friend of the Sordoni Art Gallery and to support the visual arts in Northeastern Pennsylvania,we offer the following donation tiers:

Student Membership- $10

  • Membership benefits listed above for one person with valid student ID
  • Wilkes students are eligible for a FREE Sordoni Art Gallery membership. To enroll, email director Heather Sincavage, heather.sincavage@wilkes.edu with your name, mailing address, Wilkes email address, and expected graduation date.

Individual Membership- $50

  • Membership benefits for one person

Household Membership- $100

  • Membership benefits for two adults and all children under 18

Art Lover Membership- $250

  • All Household Membership benefits
  • 2 Guest Passes to eligible members-only events
  • Ability to purchase Members Bus Tour tickets during pre-sale event
  • Reciprocal benefits at over 700 museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program and over 150 museums through the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) program
  • Acknowledgment of their gift by name listed in exhibition catalogue

Giver's Circle - $500

  • As part of the Giver's Circle, members interact with the local art community while supporting and advancing the Sordoni Art Gallery's fundraising efforts.
  • All Art Lover Membership benefits
  • Exclusive access to previews, unique events (such as an artist studio tour) and opening parties
  • Free or discounted admission to gallery events, such as workshops or private tours
  • Acknowledgment of their gift by name listed on gallery donor wall

Director's Circle- $1500

  • As part of the Director's Circle, members are art aficionados deeply committed to advancing the Sordoni Art Gallery's mission through philanthropic support.
  • All Giver's Circle Membership benefits
  • Private tour of exhibition with curator or director prior to official opening date
  • Complimentary exhibition catalogues mailed directly to home
  • Reserved seating for lectures (with advance reservation)
  • Waived class fees for workshops/lectures

Memberships can be purchased three ways.  

  • Call Director, Heather Sincavage at 570-408-3365 and pay your membership fee with a credit card over the phone.
  • Pay online by clicking here for Secure Payment.  
  • Mail a check along with your name, address and telephone number to:
    Sordoni Art Gallery
    141 South Main Street
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766

 All contributions are tax deductible.