POOL: Life Drawing Model - 12362BR

POOL: Life Drawing Model

Department: 
Visual Art
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

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

100%
  • 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:
  1. High School diploma or GED equivalency.
  2. Ability to hold poses for extended periods of time.
  3. Stamina and flexibility.
  4. Respect for the classroom and the importance and discipline of drawing the human form.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Dependable & punctual.
  2. Previous nude modeling experience.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application includes an online application and resume.

Review of applications begins on July 30, 2018 and continues as needed.

Contact Information to Applicants

Sarah Thomas
sarah.t@ku.edu
785-864-2951

Advertised Salary Range

$15/hour

Application Review Begins

30-Jul-2018

Anticipated Start Date

20-Aug-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
12362BR
Department:
Visual Art
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
30-Jul-2018
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