Votes Archive

Tell us what you think about portraits, artists and sitters in our portraiture poll

Have you painted portraits in class? / this year?

Previous polls and results

Does a painted portrait tell us more about a person than a photograph?

Does a painted portrait tell us more about a person than a photograph?

Yes:
[ 71 ]
 
 77%
No:
[ 21 ]
 
 23%
Have you painted a portrait this year?Have you painted a portrait this year?
Yes:
[ 161 ]
 
 79%
No:
[ 44 ]
 
 21%
Have you ever painted a self-portrait?

Have you ever painted a self-portrait?

Yes:
[ 47 ]
 
 70%
No:
[ 20 ]
 
 30%
Is it still important for artists to make painted portraits today?Is it still important for artists to make painted portraits today?
Yes:
[ 59 ]
 
 94%
No:
[ 4 ]
 
 6%
Is it still important for the artist to know the portrait sitter? Is it still important for the artist to know the portrait sitter?
Yes:
[ 32 ]
 
 52%
No:
[ 30 ]
 
 48%