Galeria Ybakatu has started its activities in 1995, in Alto da Glória, Curitiba. The gallery initially showed the production of local artists from the 1990s and more recently expanded its activities.
Currently conducts solo exhibitions and curatorial projects with guest curators, covering local, national and some international artists.
In 2011 the gallery moved to the Batel in Curitiba.
Since 2000 the gallery has participated in art fairs, among them ARCOmadrid, Volta NY Basel and SP-Arte.
From November 10th, 2019, Ybakatu became part of the gallery collective at Rabieh +