Frida Kahlo’s great-niece calls for Barbie doll to be redesigned

Frida Kahlo’s great-niece calls for Barbie doll to be redesigned
 

The toymaker Mattel is in a dispute with a distant relative of the late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo over rights to a Frida Barbie doll released as part of the company’s Inspiring Women series.
Kahlo’s great-niece Mara de Anda Romeo said Mattel doesn’t have the rights to use Kahlo’s image.
Pablo Sangri, a lawyer for de Anda Romeo, said his client doesn’t seek money, but wants Mattel to talk about redesigning the doll.
“We will talk to them about regularising this situation, and by regularising I mean talking about the appearance of the doll, its characteristics, the history the doll should... read more

 
9 March 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 34
Source: Guardian
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