50 Responsive WordPress Portfolio Themes

If you’re looking for a portfolio template to showcase your art, photography, or design work, the wide selection of quality themes makes WordPress a great option. While there have been many high-quality portfolio themes available for WordPress for several years, recently there has been a significant increase in the number of responsive portfolio themes.

So if you would like to visitors to be able to easily view your portfolio site on a phone or tablet, in addition to a desktop, a responsive theme is a great choice. In this post we’ll showcase 50 responsive portfolio themes, so you’re sure to find one that will meet your needs.

Origin - $39

Origin is an impressive grid-based portfolio theme from Elegant Themes. With an Elegant Themes membership you’ll get access to more than 80 themes for the price of one. Origin fills the visitors screen with your photos or portfolio items. It’s features include unlimited color schemes, tons of shortcodes, many page templates to use, a custom theme options panel, and more.

Origin

Hero – $49

Hero is a clean responsive portfolio theme from Theme Trust. Hero makes use of a parallax home page banner that adds a unique flair to your site. The layout uses plenty of white space, which helps to avoid feeling cluttered, and also helps you work to be the focus of attention. Features include a paginated portfolio template, threaded comments, button shortcodes, column shortcodes, Google Web Font integration, a custom options panel, and more.

Hero

Uber - $49

Uber is a responsive business and portfolio theme from Theme Trust. Uber uses a clean and minimalist design style to showcase your portfolio items. It uses smooth filtering animations to make your portfolio impressive and user-friendly. Other features include an optional full screen background for the home page, custom background images for individual pages, threaded comments, button shortcodes, column shortcodes, Google Web Font integration, custom post type for portfolio items, a custom options panel, and more.


Uber

Nimble - $39

Nimble is a stylish portfolio theme from Elegant Themes. All of the themes from Elegant Themes are sold on a membership basis, so the price listed actually provides access to more than 80 themes. Nimble is a bold theme that offers 5 different color schemes, extensive shortcode options, multiple page templates, an impressive home page slideshow, a custom theme options panel, and more.

Nimble

Momentum - $35

Momentum is stylish and versatile theme from ThemesKingdom. Momentum’s features include a color changer, MailChimp integration, Google Maps integration, custom widgets, multiple page templates, a helpful shortcodes generator, and more.

Momentum

Showroom - $45

Showroom, available at ThemeForest, will show off your work in a full-screen, grid-based home page layout. Showroom is retina-ready and built with HTML5 and CSS3. It features a drag-and-drop page builder, color options, Google Web Font integration, a masonry-style blog, custom shortcodes, custom widgets, portfolio page templates, and more.

Showroom

Mindful – $49

Mindful is an impressive theme from Theme Trust. One of its most significant features is the home page sequence slideshow, which allows you to text, image position, and animation effects. Other features include a custom post type for easy portfolio management, Google Web Font integration, threaded comments, column shortcodes, filterable portfolio template, custom options panel, and more.

Mindful

Flexible - $39

Flexible is a sleek and minimal responsive theme from Elegant Themes. As mentioned earlier, Elegant Themes uses a membership system for selling their themes, so the price listed here will also include access to over 80 different themes. Flexible includes a filterable ajax portfolio that will show off your work with style. Other features include a font customizer, unlimited color schemes, extensive shortcodes, many different page templates, a custom theme options panel, and more.

Flexible

Gentle - $40

Gentle is an impressive retina-ready theme available at ThemeForest. It uses a stylish and clean layout to display your work. It features unlimited color schemes, 7 blog and 2 portfolio styles, shortcode creator, filterable portfolio, custom theme options panel, and more.

Gentle

Reveal – $49

Reveal is a clean and minimal theme from Theme Trust. The home page uses a grid layout to showcase your recent work. Features include customizable colors, Google Web Fonts, threaded comments, button shortcodes, built in lightbox, custom options panel, and more.

Reveal

Volumes - $50

Volumes, for sale at ThemeForest, is a stylish responsive portfolio theme. Volume’s features include a filterable portfolio, custom widgets, custom page templates, custom backgrounds, multiple post formats, and more.

Volumes

Filtered – $49

Filtered is a clean and beautiful theme from Theme Trust that will help to make your portfolio look great. Features include a custom post type for portfolio management, portfolio page template, column shortcodes, button shortcodes, threaded comments, built in lightbox, customizable colors, a custom options panel, and more.

Filtered

Litho - $45

Litho, available at ThemeForest, is a grid-based full-screen portfolio theme. With Litho you can easily showcase your work in a beautiful and stylish way. Features include category-based galleries, light and dark skins, AJAX contact form, sidebar color picker, theme options panel, custom widgets, 7 post formats, shortcodes, and more.

Litho

Infinity – $49

Infinity is a nice responsive theme from Theme Trust. It uses a vertical navigation menu in the sidebar, project filtering, and infinite scrolling.  Other features include Google Web Font integration, custom post type for portfolio items, built in lightbox, threaded comments, button shortcodes, column shortcodes, customizable colors, a custom options panel, and more.

Infinity

Clean – $49

Clean is a minimal theme from Theme Trust that can be used for portfolio sites or blogs. Features include Google Web Font integration, built in lightbox, threaded comments, button shortcodes, masonry or normal layout, customizable colors, a theme options panel, and more.

Clean

Angular - $50

Angular is a flexible portfolio theme, available at ThemeForest, that showcases your work with a grid of thumbnails on the home page. Theme features include multiple post formats, 28 pre-defined skins with unlimited possibilities, a drag-and-drop layout builder, contact form builder, and more.

Angular

DeepFocus – $39

DeepFocus, from Elegant Themes, is a well-designed theme that allows artists, designers, and photographers to showcase their work. DeepFocus’s features include 5 color schemes, plenty of shortcodes, several different page templates, a custom theme options panel, and more.

DeepFocus

Olya – $70

Olya is a dark business and portfolio theme by WooThemes. Its features include a customizable home page template, customizable slider, custom post type to power the portfolio, contact and team page templates, custom typography, alternate styles, and more.

Olya

Agency – $39

Agency is a clean and minimal theme from Themify. The layout is highly customizable using Themify’s shortcodes. Other features include several custom post types, list and grid layouts, lightbox support, 7 different theme skins, and more.

Agency

Agency – $39

Agency, from UpThemes, is a stylish theme for design and development companies. It includes support for managing testimonials, team members, and portfolio items. Other features include a customizable home page layout, customizable background, built in contact form, Nivo slider, and customizable highlight color.

Agency

dePosito – €39

dePosito is a minimalist theme from ThemeShift. It uses their FrameShift theme framework. Features include a custom post type for managing and displaying portfolio items,  drag-and-drop custom widgets, optional post layouts, tons of shortcodes, and multiple custom page templates.

dePosito

Intro – $79

Intro is a very stylish portfolio theme from MintThemes that will surely make a positive impression with your visitors. Features include an awesome home page slider, a grid-based layout, a custom theme options panel, and more.

Intro

Radioos – $35

Radioos is a unique portfolio theme from ThemesKingdom. It uses a clean design and a will showcase your work prominently on the home page. Features include a color changer, MailChimp integration, Google Maps integration, custom widgets, multiple page templates, shortcode generator, and more.

Radioos

Exhibit – $35

Exhibit is a clean, grid-based design from ThemesKingdom. It’s features include custom post types, Google Maps integration, custom widget, color changer, MailChimp integration, page templates, shortcode generator, and more.

Exhibit

Elevation – $35

Elevation, from ThemesKingdom, showcases your work right on the home page in a filterable gallery. The theme’s features include a color changer, MailChimp integration, Google Maps integration, custom widgets, page templates, a shortcode generator, and more.

Elevation

Ink - $49

Ink is a clean portfolio theme from Theme Trust. It features a filterable portfolio template, threaded comments, button shortcodes, Google Web Font integration, custom options panel, and more. You can set full screen background images to show off your work on posts or pages.

Ink

Celsium – Free

Celsium is a dark portfolio theme from DX Themes that is available for free download.

Celsium

Classica – Free

Classica is another free portfolio theme from DX Themes. Classica uses a light color scheme for showcasing your work and blog.

Classica

Velo – $40

Velo, available at ThemeForest,  is a great option if you’re looking for a colorful, retina-ready portfolio theme. It features a customizable home page layout, color options, custom post types, unlimited portfolios, custom shortcodes, and more.

Velo

Mirage – $45

Mirage is a nice-looking portfolio theme that can be purchased at ThemeForest. It’s built on the Bootstrap Framework and its features include multiple layouts, customizable home page, unlimited portfolios, unlimited sidebars, a contact form builder, shortcodes manager, theme options panel, and more.

Mirage

Rhino – $40

Rhino is a clean, powerful theme built with CSS3 and HTML5. It is available for purchase at ThemeForest. It features a highly customizable home page, Revolution slider, Maintenance page template, custom styling options, unlimited colors, shortcodes, Google Web Font integration, a custom theme options panel, and more.

Rhino

Shots – $40

Shots, for sale at ThemeForest, uses a minimalist design style. It integrates with sites like Dribbble, Instagram, Pinterest, and Flickr for quickly setting up your portfolio. Shots comes with both a light and a dark skin. Its features include multiple post formats, a filterable portfolio, threaded comments, extensive shortcodes, custom theme options panel, and more.

Shots

Dano – $40

Dano, available at ThemeForest, uses a minimalist design with a lot of style. It features 12 skins and 36 patterns, a home page builder, unlimited sidebars and portfolios, Google Web Font integration, Revolution slider, unlimited colors, shortcodes generator, custom theme options panel, and more.

Dano

Chamfer – $30

Chamfer is a unique one-page portfolio theme that can be purchased from ThemeForest. It uses a clean and colorful design. Features include retina-ready display, Google Web Font integration, a filterable portfolio, Google Maps integration, and a custom theme options panel.

Chamfer

Rythm – $30

Rythm, sold at ThemeForest, is a great option for designers and agencies looking for a one-page portfolio theme. It is built on the Bootstrap Framework and uses a clean but stylish design. Features include shortcodes, an AJAX portfolio, a working contact form, and more.

Rythm

Pen & Paper – $35

Pen & Paper, available at ThemeForest, has a different design style than most of the other themes showcased here. It’s a single-page theme built with HTML5 and CSS3. The theme’s features include a filterable portfolio, Google Web Font integration, basic shortcodes, Flexslider, parallax scrolling, custom post types, theme options panel, and more.

Pen & Paper

Elite – $40

Elite is a flexible theme that can be purchased at ThemeForest. It’s built on HTML5 and CSS3 with features that include color options, unlimited portfolio galleries, 5 different home page templates, multiple page templates, basic shortcodes,  custom page headers, and more.

Elite

Novo – $35

Novo is a simple and clean one-page portfolio template that is available at ThemeForest. Its features include the ability to customize individual pages, unlimited color options, custom backgrounds, AJAX contact form, filterable portfolio, and more.

Novo

QuickStep – $40

QuickStep is a minimal one-page portfolio theme that can be purchased at ThemeForest. Its features include unlimited color options, unlimited sliders, Google Web Font integration, custom page backgrounds, filterable portfolio, threaded comments, tons of shortcodes, theme options panel, and more.

QuickStep

SCRN – $35

SCRN is a single-page portfolio theme that is available at ThemeForest. Its features include shortcodes, theme options panel, sticky navigation, jQuery contact form, and more.

SCRN

Feather – $45

Feather, available at ThemeForest, comes with light, dark, and gray skins. The theme features include a flexible portfolio, multiple home page templates, 10 blog post formats, 10 page layouts, shortcodes, and more.

Feather

BigBang – $45

BigBang is a super-clean portfolio theme available at ThemeForst. It’s features include 6 blog post formats, 6 portfolio post formats, 2 home page layouts, shortcodes, Flexslider, theme options panel, and more.

BigBang

Eunoia – $50

Eunoia is a sleek responsive theme that can be purchased at ThemeForest. The theme features include 14 predefined skins, build your own skin, multiple post formats, template builder for creating custom page templates, visual shortcode editor, contact form builder, and more.

Eunoia

Daisho – $50

Daisho, available at ThemeForest, uses a filterable portfolio on the home page to showcase your work. The theme’s features include two home page modes (thumbnail grid and classic), ability to create custom page layouts, contact form, and more.

Daisho

Nemesis – $45

Nemesis is a responsive theme, available at ThemeForest, that uses a filterable portfolio on the home page to showcase your work. Theme features include a skin manager, drag-and-drop to order contents, 16 page templates, Google Web Fonts integration, 8 different portfolio page templates, 3 different blog page styles, contact form manager, and more.

Nemesis

Coraline – $35

Coraline, available at ThemeForest, is a flexible theme that comes with 15 predefined skins and unlimited colors. Theme options include unlimited sidebars, shortcode generator, multiple page layouts, Google Maps integration, and more.

Coraline

Responsy – $40

Responsy, available at ThemeForest, is an HTML5 and CSS3 portfolio theme. It features a widgetized home page, filterable portfolio, 3 different skins, custom widgets, custom post types, and more.

Responsy

Slate – $45

Slate is a clean portfolio theme with dark and light skins. It is available for purchase at ThemeForest. Its features include a shortcode manager, a contact form, theme options panel, and more.

Slate

Athena - $70

Athena is a responsive business theme from WooThemes that includes a portfolio module and an optional shop page that can be integrated with WooCommerce. Features included a featured post slider, a customizable home page template, custom post type for portfolio management, customizable typography, styling options, and more.

Athena

PixelPress - $70

PixelPress is a beautiful business and portfolio theme from WooThemes. It uses a clean and stylish design that help your portfolio to make a great impression on visitors. It includes a featured post slider, customizable home page, custom post type for portfolio items, custom typography, custom widgets, style options, and more.

PixelPress

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  • Nic Skerten, March 5, 2013

    Nice collection of themes. I have been looking to upgrade and the Origin theme from Elegant looks really cool. Thank you.

  • sakshi, March 7, 2013

    What a great collection you’ve got for us here, thank you. This post certainly inspired me and gave me some great ideas, especially for some better ways I can design .

  • GVS, March 8, 2013

    I have been looking for color combination representation similar to “Celsium” one
    to move further and raise the expectation of my customers Elegant looks really WoW. very vibrant collection. :)

  • Jack Roy, March 8, 2013

    Great collection of Themes. You’ve put together an excellent list here, and I especially like how you’ve categorized the themes for easy scanning. From desktop browsers to mobile phones, a responsive WordPress theme functions equally for all kinds of devices. Thanks for sharing this one, it has been very informative

  • sher yar, March 9, 2013

    some of the themes are very good…but some are over priced…

  • oliver, March 11, 2013

    An excellent collection of themes. I have bookmarked this page for future reference. At Ad Astra we use WordPress to develop websites, as the usability is excellent for our range of clients that have various skill sets.

  • Britain, April 25, 2013

    Nice themes. I like minimalistic design.

  • Ansh, May 27, 2013

    Beautiful collection Steven…

  • Don Silvernail, July 15, 2013

    A great selection of portfolio themes. I have a new client looking for a new portfolio site. Your article helped me deliver a quality design.

  • Joe, July 18, 2013

    Seriously….such a useful website.