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An art space for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color

Ma’s House & BIPOC Art Studio Inc. is led by Indigenous artist Jeremy Dennis. The project began in June 2020 and serves as a communal art space based on the Shinnecock Indian Reservation in Southampton, New York. The family house, built in the 1960s, features a residency program for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC),  art studio, library, along with hosting an array of art and history-based programs for tribe members and the broader local community. A not-for-profit, 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization, Ma’s House & BIPOC Art Studio Inc. was chartered in 2021 in the State of New York.

Join us in helping to create this space by making a fully tax-deductible contribution today. 

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Current & Past Artist Residents

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Demarcus McGaughey – October 2022

Demarcus McGaughey, a Texas native, and New York-based mixed media artist, passionately captures the beauty, strength, and vibrancy of people of color. Inspired by his mother as a child, he… Read More »Demarcus McGaughey – October 2022
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Koyoltzintli – October 2022

Koyoltzintli is an interdisciplinary artist, a healer and educator. She grew up on the coast of Ecuador and the Andes, geographies that permeate in her work. She focuses on geo… Read More »Koyoltzintli – October 2022
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Aima Paule

Please join us in welcoming September Ma’s House resident artist Aima Paule @aimathedrmr ! Aima is a Oakland, CA based multimedia artist in music, installation art, graphic art, videos, and… Read More »Aima Paule
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Sonomi Kobayashi – August 2022

Please join us in welcoming August 2022 resident artist Sonomi Kobayashi! @sonomikobayashi Please stay tuned for upcoming public programming with Sonomi including a hands-on workshop at Ma’s House. Born and raised in… Read More »Sonomi Kobayashi – August 2022
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Alma Leppla – July 2022

Please join us in welcoming July resident artist Alma Leppla! @leppla.art Alma Leppla (they/she) is a mixed-race, queer, Latine, visual artist and educator whose work seeks to build community by… Read More »Alma Leppla – July 2022
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Simone Johnson – July 2022

Please join us in welcoming July 2022 Artist in Residence Simone Johnson! Simone Johnson (she/her) is an interdisciplinary artist, researcher, and cultural worker mostly making work about/with water. She was… Read More »Simone Johnson – July 2022

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About

Ma's House & BIPOC Art Studio is led by Indigenous artist artist and photographer Jeremy Dennis. Dennis is an enrolled member of the Shinnecock Indian Nation.

Mission

The house will serve as a communal art space based on the Shinnecock Indian Reservation in Southampton, New York. The family house, built in the 1960s, will serve as Dennis' house to manage the project that includes a residency program for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), art studio, library, along with hosting an array of art and history-based programs for tribe members and the broader local community.

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Whether you contribute financially or as advocate for good, you make a real difference. We are also seeking volunteers for various projects, along with donations of furnature and other house items!

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Read more about Ma's House, our vision, and who Ma (Loretta Silva) is by clicking the links in the menu.

Shinnecock Indian Nation tribal members volunteering in housing rehabilitation efforts. Taking a break after removing the 700+ pound rusted furnace from the basement of Ma’s House.

Our latest activity

Since June 2020, we raised over $30,000 to renovate and replace leaky plumbing, pouring a new cement floor in the basement to cover the dirt, and replacing the floor of the kitchen and bathroom.

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Almond Zigmund

November 28, 2022

Amount Donated
$100.00
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Andreas L Konrath

November 27, 2022

Amount Donated
$100.00
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Casey Schweiger

November 25, 2022

Amount Donated
$25.00
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Julia Mark

November 24, 2022

Amount Donated
$10.00
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Mary Provenzano

November 24, 2022

Amount Donated
$50.00
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Koji Ukai

November 24, 2022

Amount Donated
$50.00
Gracelyn Bateman

Gracelyn Bateman

November 24, 2022

Amount Donated
$50.00
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Alexa Suess

October 11, 2022

Amount Donated
$125.00
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Anonymous

October 10, 2022

Amount Donated
$25.00
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zach Feuer

October 3, 2022

Amount Donated
$250.00
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Kristen Accola

September 21, 2022

Amount Donated
$100.00
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Kelly Scott

September 16, 2022

Amount Donated
$650.00
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