Date(s) - 07/15/17
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Suffolk County Historical Society
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ON THIS SITE: The Indigenous People of Suffolk County. An art-based photography exhibit by Shinnecock artist Jeremy Dennis. OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, July 15, 2017 – 1:00 PM. Free opening day admission; light refreshments will be served.
An exhibition of photographs that feature culturally significant indigenous landscapes in Suffolk County. The project aims to reinforce the cultural identity of Dennis and other tribal members in the county, raise awareness, and help preserve culturally significant and sacred Native American sites in the county. On display in our Gish Gallery July 15 – Sept. 30, 2017.
ABOUT THE CURATOR / PHOTOGRAPHER: Artist and photographer Jeremy Dennis was born in Southampton, NY, and was raised on the Shinnecock Indian Reservation. Dennis holds a B.A. from Stony Brook University and an M.F.A. from Pennsylvania State University.
Suffolk County Historical Society Museum
300 W. Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901