Southern Utah University's Department of Filmmaking, Art and Design is seeking dependable and confident individuals to fill the position of art model. This job posting is for the Spring 2024 semester. As an art model, you will work with art students to bring their creative visions to life through the rendering of illustrations. Art Models will be responsible for posing draped (clothed) or undraped (nude) and will have the choice of being either one, according to their preference. They should be able to hold poses for as short as 30 seconds to as long as the duration of the class period.
- Pose draped (clothed) or undraped (nude) as requested by the instructor or model coordinator
- Hold poses for long periods of time while art students render illustrations image(s) onto mediums such as paper, canvas, etc.
- Follow instruction and guidance of the instructor for poses and positioning
- Demonstrate body awareness and the ability to twist, turn, bend and accentuate the 3-dimensional qualities of the human figure in poses
- Provide a friendly and professional demeanor, with a patient and respectful attitude towards others
- Experience with modeling, theater, acting, yoga, dancing, or other physical training that requires coordination and performance is preferred
- Confidence in posing and holding still for extended periods of time
- Ability to frequently remain in a stationary position (standing, sitting, lying down, etc.)
- Must be at least 18 years old and an SUU student (at least 6 credit hours)
- Must be punctual and consistently reliable
- Models will work in an indoor studio setting under the supervision of the class instructor during class hours
- Models will be provided a short break after holding the same poses
- Models expected work hours are generally scheduled in 2-hour blocks
*Models of all genders, ages, and body types are highly encouraged to apply