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Suraci Gallery

Exhibitions in the Suraci Gallery showcase regional and national artists; support art faculty work and scholarship; provide degree research and documentation opportunities for current and alumni art students; and foster community outreach projects and interests.

The Suraci Gallery also houses Marywood's permanent collection of fine and decorative art. The Asian Collection consists of ceramics, furniture, netsukes, inro, ivories, and prints. Bronze and marble sculpture, paintings, ceramics, glass, and French ivories comprise the 19th Century Collection. Religious icons, furniture, and 20th century works round out the Suraci Collection.

The Suraci Gallery is located on the second floor of the Shields Center for Visual Arts.

Future Suraci Exhibitions

ILLUSTRATION II: A Sampler of American Golden Age Illustration
Oct 27, 2014 - Dec 07, 2014

The “Golden Age” in American illustration (1900–1940s) was a period of excellence and proliferation in print illustration. Advances in technology led to faster and inexpensive printing of books, magazines, and newspapers; publications and their accompanying illustrations had an unprecedented... read more

ILLUSTRATION I: GOOD WORK - The Illustration Art Invitational
Sep 08, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014

Illustrators vary greatly in how they solve the problem of storytelling, each striving to create attention–grabbing and memorable imagery. In 2012 many of the top illustrators in the business were invited to present one work for a show that was being curated under the auspices of Mercer Gallery... read more

Past Suraci Exhibitions

EVER-CHANGING LIGHT: Recent Landscape Paintings by COLLIER B. PARKER
Mar 22, 2014 - May 03, 2014

Landscapes, painted on site locally along the Lackawanna River in Scranton and abroad in Tuscany, Italy, reveal a strong sense of place. During the painting process each landscape unveils its mystery and beauty to the artist as he explores the motif. While attempting to understand and capture the ... read more

Feb 01, 2014 - Feb 28, 2014


An Installation Exploring Relationships Between People

The Space Between Us Is Not Distance explores relationships between people by creating a spatial model of a relationship between two bodies. It creates a place for viewers to examine the space defined... read more

INFUSING THE ARTS in our Community: ARTS ALIVE Visual Arts Faculty
Oct 26, 2013 - Dec 07, 2013

The exhibition of Arts Alive 2013 faculty and teaching assistants, showcases their creativity, professionalism, and range of mediums that infuse the visual arts in our community. Sponsored by the Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit, Arts Alive is an intensive summer arts institute in both the... read more


Marywood University Art Galleries

Shields Center for Visual Arts
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509-1598
P: 570.348.6278
F: 570.340.6023