Getting to Gage


"Realization," a portrait of Gage co-founder Pamela Belyea, by KOH graduate Deborah Scott

A portrait of Gage co-founder Pamela Belyea,
By KOH graduate Deborah Scott

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.

About Us

Gage Academy of Art, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is celebrating nearly 30 years as a vibrant extended-learning and contemporary art center, providing community based artistic development for artists of all ages and abilities. Featuring year-round programs that engage and inspire, Gage is home to public art events, lectures, youth programming and exhibitions.

Gage Academy of Art is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible, as permitted by law. Federal Tax ID #91-1992593

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.


Tel: 206 323-GAGE (4243)

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm

Building Hours:

Mon-Fri, 8:00am-10:00pm
Sat-Sun, 9:00am-6:00pm

**Please note: building hours subject to change due to holidays and breaks between sessions. Please check this page for updates.


Gage Capitol Hill

The Gage building on Capitol Hill. Photo by Eden Hall.

The Gage building on Capitol Hill. Photo by Eden Hall.

Gage Academy of Art is located in the historic St. Nicholas building, a distinguished 1925 landmark, adjacent to St. Mark’s Cathedral, and nestled in the north end of Seattle’s vibrant Capitol Hill neighborhood.

Walking distance from a wealth of cultural and artistic attractions including Volunteer Park and the Seattle Asian Art Museum, Gage is centrally located close to coffee shops, dining, shopping, housing options and all the unique destinations of Seattle’s most eclectic neighborhood.

NOTE: Unfortunately, Gage does not have an elevator. Please email Adult Programs Director Carol Hendricks regarding ADA accommodations.

Parking at Gage Capitol Hill

Gage Academy of Art
1501 10th Ave. East, #101
Seattle, WA 98102

Gage Georgetown

Our new, versatile 2000 square foot space houses a variety of year-round studio programs in painting, drawing and sculpture. Gage Georgetown programs include the exceptional Modernist Atelier with Kimberly Trowbridge; the new Core Drawing Atelier with Geoff Flack; The Georgetown Atelieras well as specialty workshops, classes and Teen Programs.

Gage Georgetown at Equinox Studios
6520 5th Ave S., Seattle 98108
Studios A & B


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