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Is there more to life modelling than posing nude?

Discover the confidence and creativity needed to undress in the name of art

​Amedeo Modigliani Female Nude c.1916 The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

​Amedeo Modigliani, Female Nude c.1916. The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

From artist’s muse to school art class, professional life models explore their role in the creative process. Freyia Lilian, Valentina Rock, Sue Tilley and Morimda Tassembedo discuss the qualities they need to do their job and how they connect emotionally with artists, with particular reference to Modigliani and the women he painted nude.

To see Modigliani’s paintings of nudes visit Modigliani at Tate Modern, 23 November 2017 – 2 April 2018.

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