Barbie Emulates 60 Years of Iconic Fashion Photography

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The striking images of Barbie in different postures and shooting locations that constitute Iconic Bmay seem strangely familiar. Sicilian photographer Alberto Alicata was supposed to come up with a series of still life shots for his fashion and advertising photography course in Rome: “I was having trouble trying to make forks look interesting in photographs, so thought I would try to capture something using still life photography that would still be about fashion. Looking at Bourdin’s work, I noticed that the legs of his model subjects looked very similar to those of a doll. I immediately thought about the most famous doll of all time: Barbie”. continues at