CULTURE & ARTS
10/14/2014 02:19 pm ET Updated Oct 14, 2014

No False I-Dolls: Religious Barbie Show Ken’t Go On

Two Argentinian artists are facing vehement criticism for creating Barbie dolls inspired by religious figures, and the Buenos Aires gallery planning to exhibit them has cancelled the show ahead of its opening.

“Given repeated anonymous threats concerning the event, the artists decided not to exhibit his work, fearing for the physical safety of visitors,” a notice on POPA gallery’s website announced.

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