– Highlights

highlight
Mca Collection

MCA Collection

29 Mar - 31 Jul

highlight
Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

highlight
Exhibition

New Romance

30 Jun - 04 Sep

– Learning Events

highlight
Special Event

ARTBAR July 2016

29 Jul, 7.00pm, MCA

highlight
Workshop

Art Safari

09 Aug, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

highlight
Conference

THE FOREVER NOW

01 Sep, 6.00pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

What we've been reading: June

In the spirit of our current exhibition, Telling Tales, MCA Staffers share what they’ve been reading over the past month. more

Where do artists get their ideas from?

Artist Educators Stephanie & Athena are interviewed by kids about their art practice more

Meeting Jumaadi: MCA Kids Committee

Siobhan learns from artist Jumaadi about his shadow puppet performance The Life and Death of a Shadow more

– Spotlights from the collection online

highlight
Volume One: MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

highlight
Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

highlight
Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

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

Programs for Teachers

Events for Teachers

See what events and programs are coming up in the calendar for Teachers.

View More

Tailor-Made Professional Learning

Need help creating a professional development session for your staff? We can tailor a program that explores areas such as creative learning through contemporary art, contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art practice, art and technology workshops, or ideas for developing literacy through contemporary art.

View More

Educator Exclusives

Experience new MCA exhibitions and uncover behind-the-scenes perspectives with talks from artists and curators in a series of events just for teachers. Explore new teaching ideas and connect with a community of educators.

View More

learning Resources

Access the MCA learning resources to discover a rich source of materials designed to develop and support creative learning and engagement with contemporary art in the classroom.

View More

Creative Connections

Build a tool-kit of strategies for developing creative learning experiences through contemporary art in the primary classroom. Explore new ways to help your students engage with artworks, make cross-curricular connections and participate in a range of experimental art-making activities.

View More

Bungawarra (To make, to do)

Bungawarra invites teachers to join Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from the MCA Collection, along with Aboriginal curators and educators from the MCA Learning team to explore contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art practice and cultural learning approaches for the classroom.

View More

Engaging Students with Disability

Discover how dance, music, theatre and the visual arts can unlock the learning of students with disability. A two-day forum focused on building creative skills and ideas sharing. Presented in partnership with the Sydney Opera House.

View More

New Romance for Teachers

Hear from New Romance: Art and the Posthuman MCA curator Anna Davis and leading artists Patricia Piccinini, Rebecca Baumann and Ian Burns to explore what it means to be human today in this unique professional development opportunity featuring in depth artist talks, Q&A session and panel discussion.

View More

Creativity in the Primary Classroom

Join teaching artists from Sydney’s leading cultural organisations to explore cross-curricular and cross-arts connections for the primary classroom.

Presented in partnership with the Sydney Opera House.

View More

MCA Teachers Advisory Group

Our Teachers Advisory Group brings together educators from all stages and regions across NSW to help us develop meaningful programs and resources for students and teachers.

BOSTES Endorsed Professional Learning

The MCA is endorsed to provide QTC Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher.