GALLERY: Barbie and Ken fall in love with Israel

Italian couple use iconic dolls as "alter egos" while on vacation in Israel for pop-up photography project, currently on show in Milan.

February 20, 2013 12:10
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Barbie and Ken: Tel Aviv beach

Barbie and Ken: Tel Aviv beach. (photo credit: Enrico Pescantini and Maria Giovanna Callea)


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Iconic children's dolls Barbie and Ken took a well-deserved break from keeping kids around the world entertained and took a vacation in Israel lat summer. And they have the photos to prove it.

Barbie and Ken are in fact the alter egos of Italian couple Enrico Pescantini and Maria Giovanna Callea and the so-called holiday snaps are the final result of a pop-art project the two undertook during a vacation last August, aptly called "Barbie Loves Israel."

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