HISTORY Years

30+

Adults Served

20k+

Youth Served

10k+

our
legacy

At Gage we educate, enrich, and transform our community through the visual arts. We envision a world where the visual arts are valued as a vital human endeavor. We believe artists are made, not born.

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calendar

August

03-31

Abstract Painting

Where does one begin and end i...

August

04-

September

01

Abstracting the Figure in Space

Learn to paint the figure usin...

August

05-

September

02

3D Paper Art & Illustration

This class will focus on telli...

August

06-

September

03

Figure Drawing

Learn to create dynamic figure...

August

07-08

Fast Figures - Expressive Sculpture Workshop

Figurative artists such as Mic...

August

09-13

Piñata Party! + Robots that Groove

Creative Students will learn ...

August

14-15

Watercolor on the Move: Practical Plein Air

Why do people want to paint la...

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The New Decade Begins with 2020 Visions from Gage Academy of Art

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ArtSEA: A colorful noodle spill on the streets of Seattle

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Sherry Krivosheev: Featured in JaamZIN Creative COVID special edition II

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“Atelier style + level of classical art instruction - I love this place. It's old school, no more like olde school.”

— Mahalie Stackpole

“I took three watercolor classes at Gage (with Linda James, Stephen Reddy, and Tom Hoffmann) and all have been fantastic.”

— Antonella Pavese

“Kimberly Trowbridge engages her whole self in the creative process and carries a jangling set of keys to this universe with her at all times, unlocking door after door for her students...”

— Shannon Borg, Atelier Student

“Our process utterly transforms our drawing, how we understand what we see... We are able to see new things. Those new things inform our sculpture”

— Mike Magrath

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In recognition of the national examination of systemic racism and injustices, Gage Academy of Art is committed to continued analysis and expansion of our own institutional practices.

Land Acknowledgment: Gage Academy of Art would like to acknowledge that we stand on the traditional ancestral lands of the Coast Salish peoples—specifically the Duwamish People, past and present—and honor, with gratitude, the land itself, the Duwamish Tribe, and their ancient heritage. Without them, we would not have access to this gathering, dialogue and learning space. We ask that we take this opportunity to thank the original caretakers of this land, who are still here.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Gage Academy of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, ability, age, religion, or ethnic origin in administration of its educational and admission policies, scholarships, and any school administered programs

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