If historical figures were hipsters

If historical figures were hipsters

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What would happen if famous historical figures became hipsters? See the rather provocative alternative portraits from the HIPSTORY series created by Israeli artist Amit Shimoni, in which he presented famous historical figures... as hipsters.

If historical figures were hipsters

If historical figures were hipsters

John F. Kennedy is the President of the United States.

Of course, with his illustrations, the artist provokes the audience a little, thus exploring the sanctity of cultural icons in the XXI century.

If historical figures were hipsters

Margaret Thatcher is the "Iron Lady", the Prime Minister of Great Britain.

Hipster portraits of famous figures Amit Shimoni posts in his Facebook profile, which is called AmitShimoniEllustration.

If historical figures were hipsters

Mahatma Gandhi is a famous Indian politician.

Vintage style is very common among hipsters, which was very ironically described by Time magazine: "A sweater that passed to you from your grandmother, Bob Dylan glasses, denim breeches, Converse sneakers and a can of hipster beer Pabst - that's a hipster for you."

If historical figures were hipsters

Che Guevara — Cuban revolutionary in a hat… Adidas is a symbol of capitalism.

If historical figures were hipsters

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin with holes in his ears, with tattoos "hammer and sickle", in a red T-shirt, over which a sleeveless denim jacket with metal rivets is worn. If Ilyich had been a hipster, the world would have been waiting for a completely different revolution…

If historical figures were hipsters

Abraham Lincoln is the President of the United States and the liberator of slaves.

If historical figures were hipsters

Mao Zedong is the leader of the Chinese revolution.

If historical figures were hipsters

Winston Churchill is the Prime Minister of Great Britain and the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

If historical figures were hipsters

Nelson Mandela is the world's most famous human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

If historical figures were hipsters

Ariel Sharon is a former Prime Minister of Israel.

Keywords: Personality | Portrait | Hipster | Artist

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