Artist turns world leaders into hipsters

Amit Shimoni may lack originality, but that sure hasn't stopped him.


Miles Klee


Posted on Dec 21, 2014   Updated on May 29, 2021, 10:34 pm CDT

There’s no shortage of art on the Internet, but if you’re looking for something that would look great on a cheap T-shirt, we recommend artist Amit Shimoni’s “Hipstorycollection

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Shimoni’s greatest misstep, it must be said, is his failure so far to include Stalin in the series. Before he became a murderous dictator, dude invented hipsterism. 

Anyway, if you go home with a Tinder match and see this stuff hanging in their apartment, make your excuses and leave before they try to mansplain irony.

Amit Shimoni

Photos via amitshimoni/Instagram

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*First Published: Dec 21, 2014, 11:00 am CST