">Name: Girbaud Ad Banned in France and Italy
Artist: Marithe and Francois Girbaud, clothing designers
Confronting Bodies: French Catholic Church, City Authorities in Milan
Date of Action: March 2005
Specific Location: France
Description of Artwork: The advertisement for Girbaud's latest denim collection depicts a scene similar to da Vinci's Last Supper painting. The apostles and Christ, however, are all female models wearing Girbaud clothing. Two "apostles" are embracing a man who is wearing only a pair of jeans with his naked back to the viewer.
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