‘IDES OF SPRING’
BILL CLAPS – JEREMY DENNIS – JOHN MACWHINNIE
OPENING RECEPTION | APRIL 15, 2020 | 5-8PM
Jeremy Dennis, Binding Contracts, 2019- Archival Inkjet Print, 26 x 36 in.
Jeremy Dennis, b.1990 is a contemporary fine art photographer and a tribal member of the Shinnecock Indian Nation in Southampton, NY. In his work, he explores indigenous identity, culture, and assimilation.
Dennis was one of 10 recipients of a 2016 Dreamstarter Grant from the national non-profit organization Running Strong for American Indian Youth. He was awarded $10,000 to pursue his project, On This Site, which uses photography and an interactive online map to showcase culturally significant Native American sites on Long Island, a topic of special meaning for Dennis. He also created a book and exhibition from this project. Most recently, he received the Creative Bursar Award from Getty Images in 2018 to continue his series Stories.
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