.artSümer, founded Asli Sumer in Istanbul, 2005, focuses on showcasing cutting-edge contemporary art by local and international artists. The gallery is known for introducing young artists most of whom have held their first shows. Represented artists in their early – middle stages of career path have diverse practices including painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, photography, video and new media. Quite unique and varied from each other’s practices, the works are playful, poetic and thought-provoking which is a conceptual common ground defining the gallery’s character.