Welcome to Ma’s House in Southampton, New York
Ma’s House & BIPOC Art Studio Inc. features a residency program for Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) artists, a shared art studio and a communal library, along with hosting an array of art and history-based programs for tribal members and the broader local community.
Jeremy Dennis is the founder and lead artist of the non-profit Ma’s House & BIPOC Art Studio, Inc. Ma’s House & BIPOC Art Studio is located on the Shinnecock Indian Nations Reservation in Southampton, NY, where Jeremy is an enrolled tribal member. He is a contemporary fine art photographer. His work revolves around Indigenous identity, culture and assimilation.
You can step into the past and immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the Shinnecock Indian Nation at Ma’s House. Situated on the idyllic eastern end of Long Island, this attraction offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore the vibrant traditions and heritage of the Native American community.
As you enter Ma’s House, you will be transported back in time to a bygone era. The traditional wooden exterior and warm, inviting interior welcome you with open arms. The knowledgeable staff, who are members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation, will share fascinating stories and insights, providing a truly authentic experience.
Discover the diverse artistry of the Shinnecock people through the captivating exhibits that showcase their traditional crafts, including intricately woven baskets, exquisite beadwork and stunning pottery. Marvel at the skill and precision that goes into creating these intricate works of art, each one carrying a unique story and connection to the land.
For those seeking a deeper connection to the land, Ma’s House offers guided nature walks where you can explore the beautiful surroundings. Trek through verdant forests, discover serene ponds and breathe in the fresh ocean air. Learn about the native plants and their medicinal or culinary uses, gaining a deeper understanding of the harmony between the Shinnecock people and the natural world.
Whether you are a history enthusiast, an art lover, or simply someone eager to explore and learn, Ma’s House offers a truly unforgettable experience. Come and be welcomed into the heart of Shinnecock culture at this remarkable attraction in Southampton, New York.