Artist tributes

Art Model Collective tributes to iconic artists have become one of the strengths of the project, due to our joint love and appreciation of art history.

Since the very beginning of AMC, we’ve researched and painstakingly designed dozens of life drawing events, celebrating our favourite artists:  Frida KahloEgon Schiele, Gustav Klimt, Alphonse Mucha, Auguste Rodin, Peter Paul RubensAmedeo Modigliani,  Tamara de Lempicka, and Euan Uglow,  among others.

The dedication of our passionate models to perfect the tributes does not stop with exhibition visits and meticulous research of paintings on which we base our poses. Our quest for authenticity of costumes has taken us to collaborations with vintage fashion collectors. We rouge our knees and pull our stockings, we trim our wigs and plaster on makeup, to transform to different decades, to represent the muses of specific era. We spend days making props and sewing costumes to perfect the tribute of just one fleeting pose…

From Pre-Raphaelites to the “degenerate art” of Weimar, our sessions have proved that we have mastered the art of celebrating the masters.

AMC Schiele tribute at Underdog Gallery

Carla and Manko in Schiele

Carla and Manko in Schiele tribute at Underdog Gallery. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC tribute to Schiele. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC tribute to Klimt

AMC tribute to Klimt. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Tribute to Klimt

AMC Tribute to Klimt. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Tribute to Klimt

AMC Tribute to Klimt. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Preraphaelites

AMC Preraphaelite Sisterhood life drawing. Carla as Ophelia, Manko as water nymph. Photo by Jason Atomic

Art Model Collectove Preraphaelite life drawing

AMC Preraphaelite Sisterhood life drawing. Carla as Ophelia, Manko as water nymph. Photo by Jason Atomic

Toby Deveson ">AMC Kiss

AMC 2 hour tribute to Rodin's Kiss. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo: Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo: Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo: Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo: Toby Deveson

AMC Modigliani tribute. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC tribute to Mucha. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Alphonse Mucha. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Mucha. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Alphonse Mucha. Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Mucha. Photo by Jason Atomic

Manko as Mucha's cigarette girl. Photo by Jason Atomic

Art Medical: AMC with Maya

Tribute to Art Medical: AMC with Maya. Photo by Drucilla Burrell

Tribute to Art Medical: AMC with Maya. Photo by Drucilla Burrell

Tribute to Art Medical: AMC with Maya. Photo by Drucilla Burrell

AMC Frank Frazetta tribute with Carla and Sara Kuan at Orbital Comics, photo by Drucilla Burrell

AMC Frank Frazetta tribute with Carla and Sara Kuan at Orbital, photo by Drucilla Burrell

AMC Frank Frazetta tribute with Carla and Sara Kuan at Orbital Comics, photo by Drucilla Burrell

Art Model Collective's Tribute to Gustav Klimt at a private office

Art Model Collective's Tribute to Gustav Klimt at a private office

Art Model Collective's Tribute to Gustav Klimt at a private office

AMC birthday party to Tamara de Lempicka, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC birthday party to Tamara de Lempicka, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC birthday party to Tamara de Lempicka, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC birthday party to Tamara de Lempicka, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC birthday party to Tamara de Lempicka, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Frida Kahlo tribute with Carla as Frida and Manko as Broken Column, photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Frida tribute with Carla as Frida and Manko as Broken Column, photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Frida tribute, Carla wears authentic Mexican folk costume courtesy of Rocket Queen Vintage. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC tribute to Frida Kahlo painting A Few Small Nips with cameo from Jason Atomic. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC Frida tribute, Carla wears authentic Mexican folk costume courtesy of Rocket Queen Vintage. Photo by Toby Deveson

AMC recreate Euan Uglow

AMC recreate Euan Uglow

AMC recreate Euan Uglow

AMC recreate Euan Uglow

AMC artist tribute: art by Euan Uglow, modelling by Carla and Manko. Photo: Jason Atomic

AMC artist tribute: art by Euan Uglow, modelling by Carla and Manko. Photo: Jason Atomic

AMC artist tribute: art by Euan Uglow, modelling by Carla and Manko. Photo: Jason Atomic

J C Leyendecker tribute session with Manko and Chris. Artwork by Sam Miller, Ilke Misirlioglu, Max Davenport, Marina Lekanosht

AMC tribute to Weimar and "degenerate art". Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Weimar and "degenerate art". Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC tribute to Weimar and "degenerate art". Photo by Jason Atomic

AMC Frida tribute LARA, Carla as Frida and Manko as The Broken Column. Photo: Jason Atomic

Carla as a Frida Kahlo nude at LARA. Photo by Manko

AMC Egon Schiele tribute

AMC Rubens with Carla and Solfrid, photo by Manko

AMC Rubens with Carla and Solfrid, photo by Manko

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