Gu Xu (b. 1970, Guizhou Guiyang, China) graduated from the Fine Arts Department, Guizhou University for Nationalities and Central Fine Art Institute. He is a lecturer at the College of Fine Arts Department of Guizhou Minzu University and is a member of the Print Artists Committee of Guizhou Province and an honorary painter at Guizhou Painting Institute.

Gu’s works have been presented in various group exhibitions, including The Narrative of Guiyang – Urban Parts Contemporary Artists on the New Long March (Guangzhou 53 Art Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, 2012), Suddenly – Guiyang K11 art village x Urban Parts Contemporary Artists Group Exhibition (Huafu Art Space, Shanghai, 2011), An Extra Cut – Guiyang K11 art village x Urban Parts Contemporary Artists Opening Exhibition (Jinyang Sunny Tower, Guiyang, 2010), Contemporary Art Fair Young Artists Nomination Exhibition (Shanghai) and the 11th National Fine Arts Exhibition (Nanjing, 2009).

His works are collected by Guiyang Art Museum, Harbin Print Museum, Shenzhou Printmaking Museum (Sichuan), the China Artists Association (Beijing) and the Fine Arts Literature Art Centre.