The Timeline of deviantARTThe Timeline of deviantART
As of today, it's been 13 years since deviantART was founded. I've taken this opportunity to gather up some historical information with the help of $Moonbeam13 and some members of the Community Relations team.
I hope you enjoy taking a step back in time!
Please note: it is extremely difficult to track down some events in deviantART's history (in particular, the first few years) and that some dates are only approximate.
August: ~tech13 becomes the first recipient of the prestigious Deviousness Award.
August 4: The first member-submitted deviation is uploaded - A Dangerusss QNX by `dangeruss
August 7: deviantART.com founded by $spyed, °jark and °matteo.
August 15: The first ever Daily D