POOL: Life Drawing Model

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POST DATE 8/29/2016
END DATE 10/19/2016

University of Kansas Lawrence, KS

Lawrence, KS
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Position Overview
Modeling for art studio classes and individual artists is a time-honored profession providing employment to practitioners in art schools and urban centers throughout the U.S.A. and the world. Work as a fine arts model requires some degree of stamina and flexibility as well as a respect for the classroom and the importance and discipline of drawing. These models will frequently model in the nude for figure painting & drawing classes.

Job Description

* The ability to construct interesting poses from a variety of views

* To hold long poses if given regular breaks

* To string very short poses together for quick gestural drawings

* To be comfortable with a large variety of poses

* The willingness to work with the professor in class to provide special environments or costumes.

Required Qualifications
All required qualifications will be measured by your application materials. Please list details and skills in the following areas:

* High School diploma or GED equivalency.

* Ability to hold poses for extended periods of time.

* Stamina and flexibility.

* Respect for the classroom and the importance and discipline of drawing the human form.

Preferred Qualifications

* Dependable & punctual.

* Previous nude modeling experience.

Additional Candidate Instruction
A complete application includes an online application and resume.

Review of applications begins on September 8, 2016 and continues as needed.

Contact Information to Applicants
Sarah Thomas

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