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Mca Collection

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29 Mar - 31 Dec

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Biennale Of Sydney

20th Biennale of Sydney

18 Mar - 05 Jun

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

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ARTBAR and Vivid meet again

Dipped in colour and drenched in light, we hand the paintbrush over to Huseyin Sami to curate this month’s MCA ARTBAR as it collides with Vivid Sydney. more

Go-go Dance: from 60s Twist to Sydney

Let’s twist! Artist Bridie Connell talks history of 60s Go-go dance & where it’s at in Sydney today more

Visual arts sector United over funding cuts

Australia Council’s recent announcement that 65 organisations will no longer receive funding under its Four-Year Funding program (previously Key Organisations), delivering a major blow to our contemporary visual arts sector. more

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Talk

string theory Artist Talks

Come and hear exhibiting artists from string theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art speak about their works and practices. Broaden your understanding of contemporary Aboriginal art from a broad range of artists working with traditional techniques and contemporary methods. Questions welcome.

Friday 16 August
Look closer at the works of Tony Albert, Dale Harding, Laurie Nilsen and Vicki West, and hear about their works and the development of Aboriginal art across generations in Brisbane. Questions welcome.

Saturday 17 August
Meet Boolarng Nangamai Artists, Yirrkala Printmakers Eunice Djerrkngu Marika and Dipililnga Marika with Robyn McKenzie, Noongar Doll Makers, Tjanpi Desert Weavers, Yarrenyty Arltere Artists and Regina Pilawuk Wilson as they speak about their works, their lives and their communities. Questions welcome.



FREE, drop-in


Tjanpi Desert Weavers’ project has been supported by Gandel Philanthropy.
Noongar Doll Makers’ project has been supported by CANWA.


Tony Albert
Optimism #3 2008
type C photograph
Image courtesy the artist and Sullivan + Strumpf, Sydney
© the artist

image for string theory Artist Talks

– When

Friday 16 and Saturday 17 August
2.00–4.00pm

– Where

Level 3

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