About Us

x-ist was established in 2004 as an art gallery to support both young and mid-career contemporary artists in their professional endeavors on universal ideas.


x-ist is the first Turkish gallery to embrace the mission of representing and mentoring young Turkish artists.


x-ist represents more than 15 artists exclusively in the world and exhibits 8 or more solo shows every year.


x-ist participates in leading international art fairs; regularly collaborates with international galleries, museums and institutions all around the world on various projects.