string theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art
string theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art brings together Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from across Australia who work with expanded notions of textile and craft-based traditions.
See the first major exhibition in Australia by celebrated artist Anish Kapoor this summer as part of the Sydney International Art Series.
South of no North: Laurence Aberhart, William Eggleston, Noel McKenna
See works from three artists whose works are connected by an interest in the vernacular, a regional sense of place and a similar visual sensibility.
Explore issues of taboo through artworks, performances, talks and films in this multi-faceted program curated by Brook Andrew at the Museum of Contemporary Art this summer.
Primavera 2012 is curated by the MCA’s Anna Davis and brings together the work of Dion Beasley (NT), Benjamin Forster (WA), Anastasia Klose (VIC), Todd McMillan (NSW), Kate Mitchell (NSW), Teho Ropeyarn (QLD) and Justine Varga (NSW).
Ken Whisson: As If
See portraits, landscapes and sketches tracing the evolution of Ken Whisson’s practice across 60 years in this major retrospective.
JEFF WALL Photographs
Presented in association with the Art Gallery of Western Australia and the National Gallery of Victoria, this exhibition surveys of the work of Canadian photographer Jeff Wall.
Embedded: Craig Walsh
Craig Walsh’s new exhibition presents an immersive environment drawing on his recent artist residency in the Pilbara.
Wangechi Mutu, curated by the MCA’s Rachel Kent is a comprehensive survey of works by Kenyan-born, Brooklyn-based artist Wangechi Mutu.
Touring to: Orange County Museum of Art 4 November 2013 – 26 January 2014
Workout: 7 days of experimental performance
Watch seven Australian artists in seven days ‘workout’ at the MCA.
Primavera 2013: Young Australian Artists
Don’t miss Primavera, the MCA’s annual exhibition of young Australian artists aged 35 and under.
Almanac: The Gift of Ann Lewis AO
Almanac tours to its final venue opening at Newcastle Region Art Gallery on 24 August 2012.
Volume One: MCA Collection
Discover work by more than 130 Australian artists when the MCA presents Volume One: MCA Collection.