Bikini in History

Contest Info

  • Started: 7/5/2012 06:00
  • Ended: 7/8/2012 17:00
  • Level: advanced
  • Entries: 29
  • Jackpot:
  • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
  • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
  • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
  • FN Advanced 4th Place $1
Bikini in History
Contest Directions: From ridicule to ubiquity, the bikini has come a long way over the past 66 years. On July 5, 1946, French fashion designer Louis Réard hired an exotic dancer to sport his two-piece creation after the runway models he approached refused to wear it. But despite provoking controversy - centering around everything from morality to skin cancer to liposuction - it is clear that the teenie weenie suit is here to stay.
To celebrate the birthday of the bikini, put bikinis into famous art works - use bikinis in paintings or dress statues in bikinis.

Contest Info

    • Started: 7/5/2012 06:00
    • Ended: 7/8/2012 17:00
    • Level: advanced
    • Entries: 29
    • Jackpot:
    • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
    • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
    • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
    • FN Advanced 4th Place $1
This gallery only contains our top 32 selections from its parent contest Bikini in History. All 29 contest pictures can be viewed here.
  • Fat Lady on a Couch in a Bikini Painting

    Fat Lady on a Couch in a Bikini Painting
  • Women in Bikinis Messing with a Satyr by Adolphe Bouguereau

    Women in Bikinis Messing with a Satyr by Adolphe Bouguereau
  • Woman in a Striped Bikini by Bouguereau

    Woman in a Striped Bikini by Bouguereau
  • Barack Obama Bust Wearing a Bikini

    Barack Obama Bust Wearing a Bikini
  • Woman in a Bikini By the Window by Wyeth

    Woman in a Bikini By the Window by Wyeth
  • Woman in Bikinis by Picasso

    Woman in Bikinis by Picasso
  • Waiting to Go to the Beach Painting by Bouguereau

    Waiting to Go to the Beach Painting by Bouguereau
  • Statue of David Wearing a Bikini

    Statue of David Wearing a Bikini
  • Fat Woman in a Bikini on the Beach Painting by Botero

    Fat Woman in a Bikini on the Beach Painting by Botero
  • American Gothic at the Beach

    American Gothic at the Beach
  • Woman in a Pink Bikini at the Beach by Bouguereau

    Woman in a Pink Bikini at the Beach by Bouguereau
  • Girl at the Window Wearing a Bikini by Degas

    Girl at the Window Wearing a Bikini by Degas
  • Woman in the Sky Wearing a Bikini by Salvador Dali

    Woman in the Sky Wearing a Bikini by Salvador Dali
  • Bouguereau Girl Wearing a Black Bikini

    Bouguereau Girl Wearing a Black Bikini
  • Greetings from Venus of Willendorf in a Bikini

    Greetings from Venus of Willendorf in a Bikini
  • Mona Lisa in a Bikini

    Mona Lisa in a Bikini
  • Venus de Milo in a Pink Bikini

    Venus de Milo in a Pink Bikini
  • The Water Carrier Girl in a Bikini

    The Water Carrier Girl in a Bikini
  • Women Statues in Bikinis With the Statue of David at the Beach

    Women Statues in Bikinis With the Statue of David at the Beach
  • Magritte's Bikini Shop Painting

    Magritte's Bikini Shop Painting
  • Easter Island Statues Wearing Bikinis

    Easter Island Statues Wearing Bikinis
  • Statue Wearing a Bikini

    Statue Wearing a Bikini
  • Siri Wearing a Bikini by Andrew Wyeth

    Siri Wearing a Bikini by Andrew Wyeth
  • Woman Descending a Staircase in a Bikini by Duchamp

    Woman Descending a Staircase in a Bikini by Duchamp
  • Statue of David Wearing a Mankini

    Statue of David Wearing a Mankini
  • The Mermaid Statue Wearing a Bikini

    The Mermaid Statue Wearing a Bikini
  • God Gives Eve a Bikini

    God Gives Eve a Bikini
  • Woman in a Bikini Above the Waves in Japan

    Woman in a Bikini Above the Waves in Japan
  • Venus Statue in a Bikini

    Venus Statue in a Bikini
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