All set! Jeremy Dennis Announces: Indigenous Histories: Ubiquitous Inquiries Digital Photographs from On This Site, Indigenous Landscape Photography and Oral Story Photography Rogers Memorial Library, 91 Coopers Farm Rd, Southampton, NY 11968 (631)283-0774 Free Public Reception: November 3rd, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, light refreshments and snacks will be servedSouthampton, NY – The Madelle Hegeler Semerjian Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of old and new works featuring Shinnecock artist and photographer Jeremy Dennis. The “Indigenous Histories: Ubiquitous Inquiries” show will run from November 1st, 2018 – November 30th, 2018 with an opening reception First Saturday, November 3rd from 3-4 p.m. The exhibition will feature a selection from Dennis’ work On This Site, a collection of site-specific indigenous histories represented by landscape photography and Stories, oral stories and legends represented using portrait digital photography.Many of the works are inspired by local history, exploring overlooked local history and cultural narratives surrounding indigenous people on Long Island. The exhibition takes place for the entirety of National Native American Heritage Month, which aims to provide a platform for Native people in the United States of America to share their culture, traditions, music, crafts, dance, and ways and concepts of life. This gives Native people the opportunity to express to their community, both city, county and state officials their concerns and solutions for building bridges of understanding and friendship in their local area. “Indigenous Histories: Ubiquitous Inquiries” will run through November 30th, 2018. The artist will be present at the opening reception Saturday, November 3rd from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. to discuss and sells work and books.Gallery hours are Monday – Thursday 10:00– 9:00, Friday 10:00—7:00, Saturday 10:00—5:00, Sunday 1:00—5:00 For additional information or for appointment with artist, please contact Jeremy Dennis, 631.566.0486 ###

#Repost @aponiwind• • • • •Wake up it’s time to get up. Grab your feathers , drums, rattles, pipes…we must protect this land remember why you are here. Prayers are needed at this time. THIS IS NEW THREAT. THEIR COMING TO DIG UP LAND BY TUESDAY. THIS HAS TO BE IN THE PRESS AND MEDIA. MAKE THIS GO VIRAL.Our #ancestors Human skeletal remains unearthed at a #ShinnecockHills construction site last month. police investigators were not following proper state and federal protocols for #NativeAmerican sensitive sites and repeatedly denied our #tribes request to order the private work crew at the site to stop digging. A lawyer from our tribe will be filing an injunction against the Southampton Town and Suffolk County police departments to keep them from disturbing the site that was excavated. on Hawthorne Road in #Shinnecock Hills. Our tribe encouraged the town to use its #Community Preservation Fund to preserve the lot and respect the burial. As of #August 17th, the town of Southampton has expressed support in using its Community #Preservation Funds to purchase the lot after assessment of the lot’s value. Please spread the word and get attention around this issue. We are asking to please join our #NAGPRA committee on the Shinnecock Nation. At the site of a recent unearthing of an ancient burial inn the Shinnecock Hills. The site is located at 10 Hawthorne Road Southampton NYcIn the Shinnecock hills off the #Montauk Highway. We are asking to gather at 6pm Sunday Sept 2nd for prayers on this sacred site. We have until Tuesday morning before the construction may possibly move forward and further desecration of this gravesite will happen!! #reclaimyourpower #unity .

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