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Exhibition

MCA Collection: Luminous

09 Mar - 08 Jun

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Exhibition

Light Show

16 Apr - 05 Jul

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Exhibition

Energies: Haines and Hinterding

25 Jun - 06 Sep

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Workshop

Art and Technology in the Classroom

04 Jun, 2.00pm

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Talk

Exchange Series Talk

18 Jun, 11.00am, Creative Studios National Centre for Creative Learning

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Workshop

Creative Connections #1

22 Jun, 9.00am, Creative Studios National Centre for Creative Learning

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Getting articulate at Light Show

MCA Articulate lets visitors to Light Show respond to artworks in the exhibition. more

Light Perspectives: Christoper Esber

A Light Show blog series to find out how light is used in professional creative practices. This week we hear from Australian Fashion Designer Christopher Esber. more

Reflecting on the Blacktown Native Institution Artist Camps

'History is never static: it lives on through the people and communities that it has shaped, and it is shaped in turn by the telling of it.’ more

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Volume One: MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection on display

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Remain in Light: Photography from the MCA Collections

On tour until October 2015

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ARTIST INTERVIEW

Watch our latest artist interview with Khaled Sabsabi

Special Event

The 8x8 Project
– 16 art students // 3 days = 1 AWESOME CHALLENGE

The 8x8 Project : 16 art students // 3 days = 1 AWESOME CHALLENGE was one of the sessions.

Eight art college students from Sydney College for the Arts and the National Art School join forces with eight aspiring artists from South West Sydney high schools. Together, with Biennale of Sydney artists, they’ve embarked on an adrenalin-filled creative challenge – to conceive, develop, install and open an exhibition of their own at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre in just three days.

Drawing on local stories, shared experience, and connections between people and place, 8×8 is a project infused with the spirit of collaboration and inspired by the theme of the 18th Biennale of Sydney: all our relations.

The outcome of 8×8 can be experienced by members of the public at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre from 20 July–28 August 2012 and will include a series of talks, performances and other happenings created by the young participants on each Saturday from 2.00-4.00pm.

Developed in collaboration with Biennale of Sydney, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia.

Presented at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre.

8×8 will be open to the public Monday–Sunday 10am – 5pm from 20 July–28 August:

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Image courtesy and © the Museum of Contemporary Art Limited Photograph: Adam Hollingworth

– When

19 August 2012, 10:00am-5:00pm

– Admission

This event has finished.