Art Model

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Job Title:

Art Model

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Department Name:

8X100:School of Art and Visual Studies

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:

Applicants must be enrolled as a student at the University of Kentucky.

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Variable hours. Spring class sessions are MW 9:00am-Noon, but models are not scheduled for every class every week. Please indicate your availability in the cover letter along with your application.

Job Summary:

The School of Art and Visual Studies at the College of Fine Arts is currently seeking Art Models for drawing classes. Models are expected to pose nude for student course work and should be able to hold poses from 30 seconds to as long as 45 minutes. While athletic ability is not required, body awareness and the ability to twist, turn, bend and accentuate the 3-dimensional qualities of the figure in poses is highly desirable. The work is performed under supervision of the class instructor during class hours.

Models will be asked to wear a mask upon entering the building and at all times except when standing/sitting on the model stand at which time we will ask the model to remove their mask but refrain from speaking. Everyone will maintain a strict 6 feet minimum distance from all class participants including the model. Students and the Instructor will wear a mask for the entire duration of the course.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 4/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time