Guided by the belief that artists are made, not born, Gage strives to educate, enrich and engage artists and the community in the visual arts. Gage offers instruction in the principles of drawing, painting and sculpting and is dedicated to helping students of all ages and skill levels realize themselves as artists in contemporary society.

At Gage Academy of Art, our employees are dedicated to helping and expanding the Gage community in the artistic world.

Gage is always interested in professionals to join our team and share our vision. When you join Gage, you become a part of a community.


No openings at this time.


Artists work from the model in a studio at Gage. Photo by Andrei Kozlov

The Gage Academy of Art building on Capitol Hill

The Gage Academy of Art building, Capitol Hill


Gage relies on the generous support of volunteers to make educational and community-outreach programs a reality.

You may volunteer for a variety of positions at events like the Drawing Jam, Best of Gage, or other events throughout the year.

For anyone interested in one of our upcoming volunteer opportunities, please email Volunteer Coordinator Salena Hill to find out what positions we are looking for help with!

Studio Monitors

Selected studio monitors receive a 70% discount off of the tuition of their designated class(es) in exchange for their helping out in the classroom and for volunteering at one of our events.

If you are interested in being a studio monitor, please fill out the Studio Monitor Application Form. Please note that there are a limited number of studio monitor positions available.

The application closes after the quarter has started, so if you would like to know if a class is still looking for a studio monitor, please inquire with Salena Hill.


Gage Academy of Art is always looking for experienced figure and portrait models, as well as talented and passionate students to fill a variety of internship positions throughout the school.

While there are no current model positions available at the moment, we keep all resumes on file and when there is a space to fill, we turn to our resumes on file. Please fill out and return the 2016/17 Model Application to be considered for a future figure or portrait modeling position at Gage – to learn more about modeling, please email Registrar and Model Coordinator Jessica Lah.

To learn more send an email to Gage at, or call us at.


Internship opportunities include work in marketing and communications, outreach, financial support and more, and offer a fast-paced, stimulating learning environment in one of the nation’s foremost visual arts and education institutions.

Internships are available year-round. Please email resume to to inquire about a Gage Internship.