Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Models at Work

Artists and Models
"At the turn of the last century, one of the few social positions lower than actor was artist's model."

Friday, May 14, 2021

Subjectively Speaking

A creative documentary about the subjective experience of life modelling.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

A Welcome Tribute

 
A Short film by: Taha Neyestani
"A tribute to all life drawing models, and to the passion of the craft; exploring form, figure, life and all that lies within."

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Comfortable in his own skin

“Not many people his age are willing to take off their clothes and hold a pose for 20 or 30 minutes allowing students to draw them from 360 degrees.”

Sunday, April 25, 2021

Are Life Models Artists?

"Examining Life Modelling through art historical and experiential perspectives I discuss the existential realms within which the practice exists."

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Becoming a Life Model in Canada

 
"Being a life model is a lot of work and indeed requires a few essential skills that not everyone possesses."

Thursday, April 8, 2021

Points of View

 

Posing in the Round




Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Musing on musing

 
"At a point pretty early on in my journey as a Life Model, I realised I loved my work with all my heart. I decided to dedicate my life to it."

Monday, March 22, 2021

Modeling Hints

 

"Life modelling is simultaneously more difficult and less intimate than people think. It can be a lot of fun being part of peoples’ creative processes, and I find it an excellent opportunity to meditate and be forced to be mindful for a couple of hours."