X Tom Gu works primarily in photography as well as writing and installation. Concentrating on modern-day human condition and self-expression, Tom's work tackles the concept of self and others in the context of modern life. Regarding daily practices as signs and symbols that resonate with public psychology situation, he shoots various footages and combine assorted archival materials to find the patterns behind universal problems related to family and self-consciousness across generations. Always critical of public opinions and diverse categorization of contemporary images, Tom uses his work to help people understand varied human conditions and approach philosophical issues while prioritizing his goals over different genres.
In 2022, X is going to further pursue his MSc in Psychology after graduation. It is his greatest ambition to combine his pharmaceutical background, photography practices and psychological visions altogether in art. Here below exhibiting online is a preview of his latest book Gestalt Lost in Time, which is also shown as a more detailed version on his website.