Which Van Gogh Best Reflects Your Soul?

Teresa McGlothlin

Do you try to visit a lot of art museums?

Are you more creative, analytical or logical?

Other than Van Gogh, which famous artist do you enjoy the most?

Which type of flower do you find most beautiful?

Do you prefer oil paintings or acrylic paintings?

In your opinion, what makes Van Gogh's paintings unique?

Which artsy city would you most like to visit?

Have you ever taken an art class?

Which trait do you think you might have in common with an artist?

Do you view street art as beauty or vandalism?

Are you drawn to warmer or cooler colors?

Using only one word, how would your friends describe your mindset?

Which of Van Gogh's lesser-known paintings would you like to own?

If you could ask Van Gogh a question, which one would it be?

Which of Van Gogh's former jobs are you best cut out to try?

Do you have any siblings as close as Theo Van Gogh?

If you were to paint a self-portrait, what vibe would it have?

Are you a fan of comic books and graphic novels?

Have you ever been told that you are insane?

If your name was Vincent, which nickname would you prefer to be called?

What do you see when you look at Van Gogh's self-portrait?

Would you prefer to take a walk in a French village or a Dutch tulip field?

Which modern artist do you think is most talented?

Which emotion do you feel when you look at Van Gogh's "Irises?"

What do you find admirable about those who choose to be artists?

If you could take one lesson from a famous artist, which one would it be?

Van Gogh was never married -- have you ever walked down the aisle?

If you attended a paint and wine night, what would the instructor say to you?

How do you think Van Gogh would feel about music videos?

What subject would you have liked to see Van Gogh paint?

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About This Quiz

One of the world's most beloved and recognized artists, Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works of art before passing away at age 37. With bold and colorful brush strokes, Van Gogh created some of the most iconic and popular paintings in the art world. After we examine the canvas of your soul, we'll know which of Van Gogh's masterpieces best reflects your inner spiritual world. 

Although Van Gogh did not enjoy success within his lifetime, he is considered one of the modern masters. It's impossible to look at one of his paintings without feeling the emotion behind them. From the bright, melancholic yellow used in "Sunflowers" to the vivid swirls of "Starry Night," Van Gogh painted with an expression that seems to leap off the easel. Once we figure out your true colors, we'll know which of his paintings you are most like.

As you go through our questions, think of your answers like brushstrokes and try to paint the portrait of yourself you want us to see. When we get the whole picture and see how you've framed yourself, we'll let you know which work of art best represents you and your conscientiousness. Are you as bright as "Irises," or are you as humble as "The Potato Eaters?" Dip your brush in our palette and find out! 

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