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Do you believe that art can fundamentally change your sense of who you are?

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deviantART is at Comic-Con!

    DeviantART is at Comic-Con -- right now!  Every year, Comic-Con International: San Diego hosts a huge gallery of artists in what's known as Artists' Alley, and we couldn't be more excited to sponsor the Alley for the fourth year in a row.  Our aim has always been to keep focus on those who not only make the entire convention possible, but provide us with a world of entertainment across all media: the artists.

    At Comic-Con? View our list of panels.

    Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to keep up with all of our Comic-Con happenings!


    BtXcKxLCcAAAplV by danlev
    Legendary Pictures interviews spyed about the history of deviantART, with a special appearance by our very own Fella! 

    Change Log

    • Interstitial ads were unintentionally closing deviations on the homepage. Fixed by ArtBIT
    • Some newly recovered groups had trouble with the comments display on their profile pages. Fixed by outgoingcoyote
    • Writer documents did not display embedded animated gifs from stash when rendered, only in preview mode. Fixed by Alisey
    • DeviantID profile widget had issue with undesired text centering. Fixed by elhsmart


    Conventions & deviantMEETs
    Have you ever attended a convention or deviantMEET? What are some of the events you've attended and which have been your favorite?

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    Thursday: Comic-Con

    Thu Jul 24, 2014, 11:36 PM

    Hey deviants! Happy Thursday!

    Thank you to everyone who participated in last week's ABC Contest! It was so fun to read your awesome, free-flowing ABC poems. I hope you had a great time writing them!

    Here are your winners!

    Star! elicoronel16
    Star! LilianBell
    Star! Zashastorms
    Star! Eve-Of-Halloween 
    Star! Windklang

    Congratulations winners! You will be contacted about your prizes soon. Dance! 

    This week, we're celebrating comics!

    DeviantART is sponsoring Artists' Alley at San Diego Comic-Con this week. With the fun going on in San Diego, we've decided to take the celebration all the way to PremiumMembers!
    • Find a deviation featuring your favorite comic book/graphic novel character, and include a thumb or link to the deviation in a comment on this journal.
    • Ten deviants will be randomly selected to receive 200 points each! 
    • All entries must be in Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:59 PM Los Angeles time.
    Happy Thursday, deviants!

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