Oidie Kuijpers joins Ivy Shapiro & Partners as Director. Oidie comes to the team after completing his MFA in Painting at Pratt Institute in 2022.
After completing his undergraduate studies at Oberlin College, Oidie worked as the Curatorial Assistant to the Office of Academic Programs at the Allen Memorial Art Museum. Following his yearlong fellowship at the AMAM, Oidie began working at Pace Gallery, where he served as Sales Assistant to the President. At Pace, Oidie worked directly with both clients and artists to realize sales, exhibitions, public projects, and catalogues for gallery artists globally. In 2019, Oidie left Pace Gallery to pursue a graduate degree in fine art at Pratt. While there, he served as an undergraduate teaching assistant and was Co-Coordinator of the Pratt Artists League.
Throughout his career, Oidie has worked freelance positions for numerous private collections, galleries, artists, and museums. Alongside his work with Ivy Shapiro & Partners, Oidie maintains his own studio and practice.Ivy Shapiro Aubrey Saget »