2nd International Life Drawing Marathon 2017

Life Drawing Montmartre is returning this April with the second edition of Life Drawing Marathon, an intense three-day event dedicated to drawing the human body, with nude and clothed drawing sessions, workshops, and a final exhibition. Join us for a weekend of life drawing with the best Parisian live models in one of the most picturesque settings in Paris. In addition to a schedule fully packed with exciting drawing workshops and a one day exhibition, this year all participants will also get a chance to take part in a juried life drawing contest. The winning artist will be awarded with a solo exhibition!

Artists interested in participating in the marathon, please book your spot though our meetup page.

Saturday 29th April 10:00 – 17:00
55€ (the price includes the participation in marathon/exhibition/contest)
book your spot here

Sunday 30th April 10:00 – 17:00
55€ (the price includes the participation in marathon/exhibition/contest)
book your spot here

Programme

Saturday 29th April
09:45 – 10:00 Opening remarks
10:00 – 10:45 Session I: 45 min, nude, short poses
11:00 – 11:45 Session II: 45 min, nude, short to long poses
12:00 – 12:45 Session III: 45 min, costumed, short to long poses
Lunch break
14:00 – 14:45 Session IV: 45 min, nude, short to long poses
15:00 – 17:00 Session V: 120 min with a break, nude, one long pose

Sunday 30th April
10:00 – 10:45 Session VI: 45 min, nude, short poses
11:00 – 11:45 Session VII: 45 min, nude, short to long poses
12:00 – 12:45 Session VIII: 45 min, costumed, short to long poses
Lunch break
14:00 – 14:45 Session IX: 45 min, nude, short to long poses
15:00 – 15:45 Session X: 45 min, duo nude, short to long poses
16:00 – 16:45 Session XI: 45 min, trio nude, two long poses
16:45 – 17:00 Closing remarks
19:00 – 21:00 Vernissage

All visitors are invited to view the exhibition, as well as taking part in the creative process of producing life drawings themselves. Everyone interested is welcome to join our open sessions on Monday 1st May. No experience necessary. Complete beginners welcome!

Monday 1st May
10:00 – 19:00 Exhibition open to public, free of charge
10:00 – 11:30 Discover three techniques of drawing with Marine Chauvet
14:30 – 16:00 Portrait workshop with Sam Hunt