The Do’s and Don’t’s of Working With Nude Models: 6 Steps for Keeping Things Professional | artnet News (via artnet News)

The allegations against Chuck Close raise new questions about how to work with nudity. Here’s our guide for artists and models alike.

Last month, several women came forward with complaints that artist Chuck Close sexually harassed them while they were modeling in his studio. The allegations, published in the Huffington Post and Hyperallergic, tended to follow a common pattern: A woman was invited to pose for the artist, asked to undress, and then endured lewd sexual remarks from Close. The women tended to leave feeling exploited and disrespected, they said.

From time immemorial, the nude body has played a vital function in art across cultures and eras. But in the 21st century, we have come to expect a certain level of professionalism to safeguard both models and artists in what can be a sensitive interaction.

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