Posts tagged "benetton"

Transgender Model Lea T Speaks! (And Seems Totally Awesome)

Brazilian/Italian model Lea T. made waves in 2010 when she revealed that she was transgender. And for the first time, thanks to this Benetton video, we’re finally hearing her speak…

Julie Gerstein | January 28, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Does Benetton’s New Campaign Totally Miss the Mark?

United Colors of Benetton made a name for itself in the ’80s and ’90s for provocative, envelope-pushing advertising that urged consumers to question their cultural assumptions and values. But that…

Julie Gerstein | November 16, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Benetton’s Having A Model Contest!

Finally, a chance for normal people to represent: United Colors of Benetton is holding a global casting competition for its spring campaign, and they’re looking for non-models to do the…

Leonora Epstein | February 9, 2010 - 9:20 pm