I’ve recently created a series of illustrations called HIPSTORY - the iconic leaders of our times seen as modern-day hipsters. HIPSTORY wishes to reimagine the great leaders of modern history and place them in a different time and culture - ours.
They probably have all their speeches prepared on vinyl. In the series ‘HIPSTORY’, Israeli illustrator Amit Shimoni turns some of the world’s most iconic leaders and policy makers into hipsters. By simply giving their hairstyles and clothes trendy makeovers – not to mention a stylized beard here and there – leaders like John F. Kennedy, […]
Hipster Portraits of Former World Leaders by Amit Shimoni