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Digital Excursions at the MCA

Unleash aspiring artists’ creative potential through this engaging and dynamic introduction to contemporary art. Develop art appreciation skills by investigating a variety of artworks including wall paintings, videos and installations. Explore artists’ practice through hands-on creative responses which experiment with a range of media and techniques.

2014 Programs

Colour and Emotion: PRIMARY STUDENTS Connect students to exciting and challenging contemporary art through this innovative program that explores how artists use colour to convey emotion.

Duration: 45 minutes
Suitable for Stages 2-3

Art and Impossibility SECONDARY STUDENTS Undertake an impossible task, think an impossible thought or have an impossible idea as you explore contemporary art in this program designed to take students into new territories through encounters with artists and artworks from the MCA collection.

Duration: 45 minutes
Suitable for Stages ES1-Stage 5
Visual Arts: Stages ES1, S1, S2, S3

MCA Exposed PRIMARY and SECONDARY Come behind the scenes to uncover the secrets of curating, installing and caring for art, with MCA staff.

Duration: 45 minutes
Suitable for stages 3 – 6

Digital Excursions cost $100+GST per class of up to 30 students.

Contact MCA via or 02 9245 2454 to book your session.

Extend your Digital Excursion with Art-in-a-Box!: A parcel of lesson ideas and making materials to extend your Digital Excursion and explore contemporary art in the classroom. Art in a Box packages, including teaching resources and all art-making materials are available for free for regional schools with their digital excursion booking, or $10 for metropolitan schools.

Contact for details.