A visitor takes photos of toys at the 2008 Exhibition of International Platform Toy opened on Sunday, September 21, 2008. [Photo:jinghua.cn]
The 2008 Exhibition of International Platform Toy, one of the Meet in Beijing 2008 Cultural Events, opened in the capital on Sunday, the Beijing Times reported.
Platform toys, or DIY toys, are designed by artists who put their original patterns on toy templates. They are usually sold as limited edition copies since they differ from the toys which come off the production line.
The exhibition has drawn many international toy makers such as Toy Kingdom, Medicom, kidrobot to showcase their products.
The exhibition will run through September 28.