Back In the Day


NotTheSignShop is a loose collaboration among several artists. To grant the artistic freedom and ability-to-experiment that anonymity provides, regular members receive an artist tag.

Currently on the site are the works of Unruly-e, Pooks, and Fluffy.


A little history...

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, one of our members traveled the iPhoneograpy circuit as Unruly-e. 'Ruly retired from competitive iphoneography February 1, 2013.


Gallery shows/events:

2013
  • iPhoneography: the Mobile Masters Session, Macworld/iWorld 2013, San Francisco, CA (January, 2013)
  • The Third Wave, Third Annual Global Exhibition of iPhonic Art From Around the World, Gallerie OutOfMyMind, Bremen, Germany (December 2012-February 2013)
  • The Third Wave, Third Annual Global Exhibition of iPhonic Art From Around the World, Garden Gate Gallery, Berkeley, CA (November, 2012-January 2013)

2012
  • The Power of Creativity lecture, Through a Camera Darkly, Velence, Hungary (November 2012)
  • “Siri, What is Vermont?”, Lost Nation Gallery, Montpelier, VT (October-November 2012)
  • Biiam Belgitude iPhoneography exhibition sponsored by Hewlett-Packard, Jonas Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (September-October 2012).
  • After Irene Floodgates Art Project, Waterbury, VT (August-September 2012)
  • LA Mobile Arts Festival, Santa Monica, CA (August 2012)
  • MLOVE ConFestival, Berlin, Germany (Jun 2012)
  • MPA, Arthaus Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Apr-Jun 2012)
  • MPA, San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, CA (May 2012)
  • MPA, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, CA (Apr 2012)
  • Updated Visual Dialogs, LunchBox Gallery, Miami, FL (March-April 2012)
  • Depixtions, Orange Gallery, Orlando, FL (March 2012)
  • Distortions, Lost Nation Gallery, Montpelier, VT (February 2012)
  • Fringe Festival, Wellington, NZ (Jan 2012)

2011
  •     Pixel This/Creative Hive, London, UK (Nov-Dec 2011)
  •     P1xels Global Round-Up, Giorgi Gallery, Berkely, CA (Sept-Oct 2011)
  •     London Design Festival, London, UK (Sept 2011)
  •     Adobe’s 550 Sutter Show, San Francisco, CA (July-Aug 2011)
  •     Pixels: The Art of the iPhone, San Francisco, CA (July 2011)
  •     Autocraftsmen, Autocraftsmen Gallery, Montpelier, VT (July-Aug 2011)
  •     MMS Gallery “Food” Show, Philadelphia, PA (July 2011)
  •     Here, Lost Nation Gallery, Montpelier, VT (May-Jun 2011)
  •     Summer show, Barre Opera House Gallery, Barre, VT (Jun-Aug 2011)
  •     Pixels: The Art of the iPhone, Arty Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (May-June 2011)
  •     Micro-show, Barre Opera House Gallery, Barre, VT (Apr-May 2011)
  •     More Alike, Lost Nation Gallery, Montpelier, VT (Apr-May 2011)
  •     Pixels: The Art of the iPhone, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, CA (Mar-Apr 2011)

Major awards:
  •     named one of the top 50 mobile photographers of 2011 by iPhoneogenic
  •     image chosen as a best-of 2011 by lifeinlofi
  •     semi-finalist for the 2011 IPA Mobile Art Grant
  •     Selected for “Style without Boundries” gallery show at the 2011 London Design Festival
  •     Won the “Filterstorm” category of the 2011 International Mobile Photo Awards (MPA)
  •     Finalist for the “Plants” category of the 2011 International Mobile Photo Awards (MPA)

Featured artist at:
  •     P1xels At An Exhibition
  •     iPhoneogenic
  •     iPhoneart

Several works chosen for accolades at:

  •     iPhoneography (UK)
  •     Eye’em (Germany)
  •     LifeInLofi (US)
  •     Bickr (UK)
  •     PixelsAtAnExhibition (US)
  •     fotoigriPhone (Italy)

Interview(s):
  • 2012 interview at P1xels (“unruly-e, the thomas pynchon of iphonic art”)
  • 2012 interview at The Mobile Photography Awards Blog
  • 2011 interview at P1xels (“p1xels featured artist”)
  • 2011 interview at iPhoneogenic

Tutorials:


tutorial list at iphoneographycentral.com