oliviero toscani e andy warhol

Andy Warhol & Oliviero Toscani, 1973 — Toscani is the Italian photographer, known worldwide for designing the controversial ad campaigns for Benetton from

Benetton Campaign by Oliviero Toscani

Benetton is no stranger to controversy. This ad, like other numerous Benetton feature condoms. The brand advocates to stop the spread of AIDS. It is questioned if these ads are appropriate because of the younger people who may come across them.

united colours of benetton ad campaign

United Colour of Benetton always produce great ads with strong messages which reflect equality issues in society - something I feel strongly about.

Oliviero Toscani, Photgrapher, Esprit, Benneton....The power of provacative Imagery

Oliviero ToscaniItalian Toscani created the Benetton brand image and has worked to include a political message in commercial images ever since.

Oliviero Toscani

8 of the most jaw-dropping fashion ad campaigns ever

© Therese Frare, David Kirby on his deathbed, Ohio In November 1990 LIFE magazine published a photograph of a young man named David Kirby — his body wasted by AIDS, his gaze locked on something.

Oliviero Toscani

Benetton is running an ad campaign that shows world leaders kissing. (Thanks to PhotoShop, of course.) The image of Angela Merkel kissing the president of France hasn't quite nearly the stir as the images of male leaders kissing other male leaders.

Oliviero Toscani

In 2008 The famous and controversial photographer Oliviero Toscani personally designed and launched his own collection of Acetate and Coloured Glasses