World leaders as hipsters, by Amit Shimoni

Amit Shimoni, declared lover of illustrations said: “I capture things that arouse thoughts and feelings from within myself, and through my own imagination, I bring it back to the world as drawings”.

 

In this case, he brings to life the most recognizable faces of, past and present, historical/political figures. His project, Hipstory, has quickly caught on, being published by several online media and news sources.
His imagination redesigns iconic figures as hipsters in a highly-appealing visual work of art. The young artist tries to bridge the gap between the great world leaders and modern culture, using iconic fashion sense of your trendy hispter as his source of inspiration.

 

Amit has brought to life several new personas of renown international figures and if you’ve always wanted to see Donald Trump in a Hawaiian t-shirt, or Queen Elizabeth with a flower wreath as you would with everyother Coachela party girl, continue reading.

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Donald Trump

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Queen Beatrix

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Queen Elizabeth

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Abraham Lincoln

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Mao Zedong

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Margaret Thatcher

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Barack Obama

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Angela Merkel

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Mahatma Gandhi

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Nelson Mandela

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