Arts University Bournemouth

Barbie’s 60th Birthday

Agency: Creative Forager


To celebrate Barbie’s 60th birthday, students from the Costume & Performance Design course at Arts University Bournemouth created a full-sized, real-life version of the very first Barbie doll from 1959 on Bournemouth beach. She’s wearing the original black and white swimsuit, sporting her signature ponytail and standing in a replica box.

This professional campaign titled 'Barbie’s 60th Birthday' was published in United Kingdom in March, 2019. It was created for the brand: Arts University Bournemouth, by ad agency: Creative Forager. This OOH Outdoor medium campaign is related to the Education industry and contains 3 media assets. It was submitted about 5 years ago.


Advertising Agency: Creative Forager, UK
Creative Director: Mark Sephton
Photography: Mark Sephton, Isacc Confue
Model: Amber Collier
Art Director and Set Builder: Fynn Ballantine
Costume Maker: Sophie Reed
Make Up Design: Nina Smith
Costume Team: Micha Mallett, Fern Bartlett, Maisie Wilkinson, Katie Lock

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