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Dafen Oil Painting Village, Shenzhen

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Come and see the artists at work at Dafen Oil Painting Village, a settlement of painters and other creative types, particularly well known for their ability to copy masterpieces stroke by stroke. Strolling around the town, you'll find many shop/studio hybrids, where paintings pile around as the artist busily works. Have your likeness painted in the style of Van Gogh, Lempicka, Hockney, or Rembrandt, or choose from the vast range of replicas on sale. The town also offers a good selection of art supplies, if you're looking. By using our Shenzhen itinerary maker, you can arrange your visit to Dafen Oil Painting Village and other attractions in Shenzhen.
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  • Anyway, all over town, says in the picture. There are a variety of genres, so I can't choose. Didn't buy anything eventually because staff don't know anything about whether expensive or cheap.
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  • It is a interesting place to visit and see the artists producing the oil paintings in a "conveyor" mode. There are dozens of them , some work in studios , some in open air. The paintings are outstandi...  more »
  • I love this place. You get to see so many style of paintings and so many sizes of them too! You can even commission your own paiting if you so desired, beside the myriads of replicas available for you...  more »