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Denis Silva Dennis

Denis Silva Dennis "Land Back Butter," 2021. Acrylic painting, 16" x 20."

Denise Silva-Dennis

Denise Silva-Dennis "Not The Last Of The Tenacious Shinnecock Indians," 2021. Acrylic painting, 24" x 30."

SAC executive director Tom Dunn and

SAC executive director Tom Dunn and "Outcropping" curator Jeremy Dennis.

Denise Silva-Dennis at Ma's House.

Denise Silva-Dennis at Ma's House.

"Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now" installed at the Southampton Arts Center. RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

A book display is included in the Southampton Arts Center exhibition

A book display is included in the Southampton Arts Center exhibition "Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now." RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

"Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now" installed at the Southampton Arts Center. RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

"Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now" installed at the Southampton Arts Center. RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

"Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now" installed at the Southampton Arts Center. RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

"Outcropping — Indigenous Art Now" installed at the Southampton Arts Center. RB COLLABORATIVE PHOTO

Denise Silva-Dennis's painting

Denise Silva-Dennis's painting "Not The Last of the Tenacious Shinnecock Indians" is based on this photograph. The handwritten caption says "The last of the Shinnecock Indians L.I., N.Y. 1884."

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva-
Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center.   DANA SHAW

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva- Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva-
Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center.   DANA SHAW

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva- Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva-
Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center.   DANA SHAW

Artists Lisa Bowen and Denise Silva- Dennis at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Lisa Bowen with her piece

Lisa Bowen with her piece "Nowedonah's Legacy" at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Lisa Bowen with her piece

Lisa Bowen with her piece "Nowedonah's Legacy" at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Lisa Bowen's

Lisa Bowen's"Nowedonah's Legacy" at the Southampton Arts Center.

Denise Silva-Dennis with some of her work at the Southampton Arts Center.  DANA SHAW

Denise Silva-Dennis with some of her work at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

Denise Silva-Dennis with some of her work at the Southampton Arts Center.  DANA SHAW

Denise Silva-Dennis with some of her work at the Southampton Arts Center. DANA SHAW

A QR code to hear Princess Nowedonah read

A QR code to hear Princess Nowedonah read "The Enchanted Spring: American Indian Legend."

author on Mar 1, 2022
Last fall, when Jeremy Dennis, an artist and a member of the Shinnecock Nation, was asked to curate an exhibition for Southampton Arts Center, he eagerly accepted the challenge. That... more

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