Shanzhai's screens, 2019
Video, 30 minutes
Edition of 5 + 1 AP
In Dafen, China, a rather special industry takes place, that of painting hand-made copies.
Far from the figure of the genius forger, copyist painters tell us about their daily life and their practice. Their gestures borrow as much from an artistic imagination as from a worker, from recent technologies as from classic techniques. It is another history of painting that is expressed here.