20 Best WordPress Portfolio Themes – May 2013

It’s trend that WordPress portfolio themes become excellent choices for business owners and freelancers to showcase their work in a modern style. If you are a designer, photographer, illustrator, fashion creator, or artist, the full-featured WordPress themes are professional solutions for displaying your design works, paintings, artworks or photos with ease. You can display videos or sliders in a full-width design and share your work with social media options. The themes with a clean design will allow viewers to focus entirely on your creations without any distractions. We selected 20 out of the best WordPress portfolio themes for May. Build your own online portfolio and share your creative works today!

Here are more best WordPress portfolio theme collections we’ve previously posted:

1. Profile
The Profile Theme is designed to be a hub for everything about you. It’s the perfect solution for an online resume, portfolio and professional presence. The theme features many social media links and options, multiple portfolio templates, slideshow template, several shortcodes, full-width background image, versatile blog layouts and more!
Organic Themes Profile
2. Bold
Bold is a blog and portfolio theme that allows you to showcase various types of media (images, videos, galleries, sliders, and maps) in a fullwidth design. Your media content is put in center focus with beautiful typesetting. Each post gives you full control of media alignment, font styles, background color and image.
Bold Theme
3. Travel
Travel is a definitely fantastic and unique responsible and fullscreen theme designed for photography presentation, you could use it for your portfolios, travel logs or any other purpose if you have many beautiful pictures to share with others.
Travel Theme
4. Blend
Blend is perfect for a coming soon page or a micro website. This theme is perfect for websites still under construction, or for those who want a simple website with just a few pages. The theme also has a custom post types for portfolio, services, news, and about.
Blend Portfolio
5. Folio Element
The Folio Elements theme is the perfect solution for publishing a portfolio of photos and/or videos. Each post can contain either 1 video or up to 6 images within a photo set. When you activate the Folio Elements theme, you will notice that quite a bit of the clutter within your WordPress admin disappears which is very much intentional… simplicity at its best.
Folio Element Theme
6. Showcase
The Showcase Theme is perfect for displaying your artwork and videos in a beautifully simple layout. The clean design allows viewers to focus entirely on the work presented without any distractions. The theme is an ideal solution for artists, designers, photographers and animators.
Organic Themes Showcase
7. Hardy
Hardy is a fully responsive minimalistic portfolio theme. It’s specifically designed to put your best work front and center by displaying your projects in big customizable sections on the home page.
Hardy Theme
8. Reveal
Reveal is a responsive portfolio theme that’s designed to look great no matter the device or screen size on which it’s viewed. Its minimal and clean styling paired with Ajax powered project viewing make this theme perfect for showing off your best work.
Reveal Theme
9. Novelty
Novelty – is clean and modern WordPress Portfolio & Blog Theme. With a responsive design it is easily usable with any device, without removing any content! Can be used by photographers, portfolio, companies, private blogs and more.
Novelty Theme
10. Senna
Senna is the WP theme all creatives have been waiting for. Are you a creative agency, graphic designer, fashion creator, photographer, artist or anything in between? Then this theme is just perfect to show off your work.
Senna Theme
11. Blocco
Blocco is a very unique “block” style theme which could be used for blogs, portfolios, media and much more.
Blocco Theme
12. Nico
Nico is the perfect theme for those who think it’s time to put their work online. With 2 alternative layouts, multiple color schemes and many custom options, setting it up will take minutes!
Nico Theme
13. Aphrodite
If you need to setup your portfolio of photography, illustrations, website design or graphic design, then you should consider using Aphrodite. You’ll be amazed by its options. Easy to setup & great looks.
Aphrodite Theme
14. Work
An elegant portfolio theme built for showing off your work. This theme has a clean and professional style that is perfect for displaying anything from illustrations to photography. Easily build your portfolio with the numerous built-in page templates that give you the ability to create one, two, three, and four column gallery layouts.
Work Theme
15. Elegance
Elegance is a minimalist portfolio-style WordPress theme with beautiful typography and great layout, a perfect example of when ‘less is more’.
Elegance Theme
16. ScrollCase
The theme contains a normal blog section and some custom widgets so you can show off your flickr photos and list your latest tweets. It has several sidebars so you can have different content for your blog sidebar, pages sidebars and portfolio page sidebars.
ScrollCase Theme
17. Exclusy
Exclusy minimal portfolio theme will give your website a fresh new look, theme puts your work first, keeping the design elements to a minimum while still maintaining a modern style. Theme is packed full with awesome features witch is perfect to show off your work or products.
Exclusy Theme
18. HalfCreative
HalfCreative is a clean, minimal and elegant one page portfolio WordPress Theme suitable for any kind of creative and business use. The theme is highly optimized to ensure lightning fast loading time due to lazy-loading of images and compression of css/javascript.
HalfCreative Theme
19. BEAT
Beat is a powerful, responsive wordpress theme that comes in full screen, boxed and wide layouts. Packed with features this theme is ideal for graphic designers, photographers, media agencies, artists, directors, video editors and web design companies to impress their potential clients by presenting an impressive portfolio.
BEAT Theme
20. Zenith
Zenith – Ultimate Portfolio Theme is a ultra responsive theme for WordPress that you can do absolutely anything you want.
Zenith Theme
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