The Unknown Hipster wears aviators, a plaid shirt and has a beard and long hair. He loves surfing, and skate boarding to flea markets , he has modelled for French GQ and frequents art galleries. He has been known to play an entire Joanna Newsom track to a hostile crowd whilst djing and has drunk champagne from his waterproof Red Wings.
He was created by illustrator Jean – Philippe Delhomme -when a gallery assistant at an exhibition of his asked about a drawing .
“it’s a hipster ” he replied
“which hipster ? ”
“unknown hipster ? ” she asked? “Is this the title?”
“yes, unknown Hipster”
The Unknown Hipster was born
Read his blog here : http://unknownhipster.com
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