Simmy Swinder is Director of Ibid Gallery and concomitantly runs Four Six One Nine, a space in Los Angeles dedicated to hosting visiting galleries and curators.

Simmy's background ranges from directorships at contemporary art galleries, art advisory, art fair management, editorial marketing, curating and arts education.

Simmy received her BA in Philosophy and Art History from the University of California, Berkeley and her MA in Art Business from the Sotheby's Institute of Art, New York.