Amit Shimoni is a young artist, graduate (2014) of the visual communication department at Bezalel Academy Arts and Design. He is the artist behind the series HIPSTORY- where world leaders are re-imagined as nowadays hipsters. HIPSTORY received great international media coverage and was presented in leading galleries around the world. In the past 3 years Shimoni has worked with top brands including the New York Times, the New York Observer and the German Stern. His studio also does handpicked projects like recently taking a major part in the Norwegian 2017 election campaign where Erna Solberg was re-elected as Prime Minister.
Today HIPSTORY is an ongoing project with a new HIPSTORY character every next month. The idea is to give today's generation access to history's finest and create a world of ONGOING HISTORY