Digital Resources for Teachers and Students
Extend your museum experience by accessing a rich variety of pre and post-visit digital resources online.
Access audio, video, photographs, artist statements and curatorial interpretation with a few clicks. Discover ideas for pre- and post-visit activities, and interactive teaching tools for the classroom. MCA digital resources let you hear from artists, catch behind-the-scenes glimpses and catch up on MCA events.
All MCA Learning resources can be downloaded FREE for educational use.
Exhibition Support Materials
The MCA produces a range of supporting and interpretative materials for the general public that are also invaluable for teachers and students. These pages are created for each exhibition held at the MCA and include images, videos and curatorial texts that support public engagement with the exhibition.
MCA Collection Online
The MCA Collection contains over 4000 works by Australian artists that have been acquired since 1989. This growing resource includes in depth analysis of artworks, images, exhibition histories and biographical details. MCA Collection Online is an evolving resource that represents many of the Museum’s collection highlights.
Access the online collection here.
MCA Touring Exhibition: Remain in Light Learning Resources
These resources provide an introduction to Remain in Light: Photography from the MCA Collections,a MCA Australia touring exhibition of over 70 artworks by Australian and international artists collected by the University of Sydney and the Museum of Contemporary Art during a period spanning more than 50 years.
Creative Guide to Contemporary Art Interactive Whiteboard Resource
Interactive whiteboard resource to accompany primary level program Creative Guide to Contemporary Art. May also be displayed on a laptop and projector in the classroom. Contains pre-, and post-visit ideas for your students.Download
Bella Program Pre-Visit Teacher Resource
Interactive whiteboard resource to accompany the Bella Program for Students With Specific Needs. May also be displayed on a laptop and projector in the classroom.
Contains pre-, and post-visit ideas for teachers and students.
ABC Splash Learning Resources
Explore our latest learning resources produced in partnership with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).
Designed for students and teachers to access at school, or for independent learners at home, these multimedia resources highlight artistic practice and cultural importance of artists and works in MCA exhibitions and Collection.