– Highlights

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Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio

Today, 10.00am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

Booked out International Keynote Address

Today, 6.30pm, Ground Floor: MCA Foundation Hall

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio

Today, 10.00am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

Booked out International Keynote Address

Today, 6.30pm, Ground Floor: MCA Foundation Hall

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Conference

THE FOREVER NOW

02 Sep, 10.00am, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

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– Spotlights from the collection online

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MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

The Program promotes Australian art globally, helping Australian artists reach new audiences.

Talk

Orient, Occident, Accident

Join Marking Time artists Lindy Lee, Tom Nicholson and Steven Connor, Professor of Modern Literature and Theory at Birkbeck College London, as they explore the ideas of space, philosophy and time in Western and Eastern contexts.

Presented in partnership with the Sydney Consortium

Biographies

Steven Connor is Professor of Modern Literature and Theory at Birkbeck College London, where he has taught since 1979. He is also the College Orator. He is Academic Director of the London Consortium Graduate Programme in Humanities and Cultural Studies

His most recent books are _Paraphernalia: The Curious Lives of Magical Things _(London: Profile, 2011), and _A Philosophy of Sport _(London: Reaktion, 2011).

Image:
Lindy Lee
Conflagrations From the End of Time (4) 2009
paper, fire
Image courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
© the artist

image for Orient, Occident, Accident

– When

31 March 2012, 2:00-4:00pm

– Admission

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