Back in the days, during my internship in research and trends in youth culture, the word ‘hipster’ did not have slurs. I noticed a much rather unsettling reactions among the different niche groups, wrote an article about it and made a distinction between all sorts of hipsters. It went viral, got a lot of attention and even became a reference on Wikipedia. Therefore, their logical reaction was giving me my own column.
The picture below is shot by Erik Smits (belongs to this article which also became an expo in different galeries).