– 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.

Whats On

 

 

AND/OR, select one or more

– Specific Needs

– Language

– Professional Development

– Highlighted events

Special Event | Free

Educator Exclusive
Light Show (FULLY BOOKED!)

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

Special Event

SOLD OUT: ARTBAR
Curated by Rebecca Baumann

Workshop

Art and Technology in the Classroom
(STEAM not STEM)

Talk | Free

Exchange Series Talk
Anne Loxley, Curator C3 West

Festival | Free

Teena meets Bella festival!
Bella Room Open Day

Special Event | Free

Vinyasa Yoga
in partnership with Lululemon Athletica

Special Event | Free

Mandala Workshop
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

Special Event | Free

Outdoor Drawing Class
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

| Free

Giant Outdoor Yoga Class
in partnership with Lululemon Athletica

Special Event | Free

Outdoor Drawing Class
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

Workshop

Creative Connections #1
Workshop for Primary Teachers

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Dara Gill

Workshop

Sunday Live - Life Drawing
Life Drawing for Young Creatives

Special Event | Free

Educator Exclusive
Energies: Haines & Hinterding

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Conference

Dance, Theatre and Visual Art
Engaging Students with Disability

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Haines & Hinterding

| Free

Aleks Danko & Tom Polo: Masterclass for teachers

Talk | Free

Exchange Series
Aleks Danko and Glenn Barkley

Event | Free

Genext:
Energies

Conference

Civic Actions:
2015 Lloyd Rees Memorial Lecture: Nato Thompson

Workshop

Creativity in the Primary Classroom

Workshop

Creative Connections #2
Workshop for Primary Teachers

Workshop

Unpacking Unseen Images
Holiday Cram Session!

Workshop

Unpacking Unseen Images
Holiday Cram Session!

Special Event

ARTBAR
The Primavera Edition

Special Event | Free

Value Your Mind
Mental Health Month Drop-in Event

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Hissy Fit

Special Event

ARTBAR November 2015
2015 Finale: Blak Douglas

Event | Free

Genext:
Primavera 2015 & the 10th Anniversary Party

Talk

Sold out: Keynote Lecture: Grayson Perry
'How to be an artist just like me'

Festival | Free

ArtCart meets Yabun!
The Genext ArtCart at Yabun Festival

Special Event

ARTBAR January 2016
Curated by Rosie Deacon

Event | Free

Genext: My Pretty Little Art Career
Genext meets Grayson Perry

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Workshop

Booked out: For Artists & Writers
Critical Art Writing Workshop

Special Event | Free

Farewell Teena
Bella Room Open Day

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: April 2016

Workshop

Junior Art School
Art Explorer

– Events

Wed, 29 apr

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 30 apr

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Close-Up

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Anatole

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Double Vision
Experimental & DIY Performances

Sat, 2 may

10:00AM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Light Show

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Film Series
Light Show

Sun, 3 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Wed, 6 may

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

Thu, 7 may

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Light Sculpture

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
May: The Still Body

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Anatole

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Double Vision
Experimental & DIY Performances

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Anna Davis on MCA Commissions

Sat, 9 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Film Series-Light Show
Conrad Shawcross & David Batchelor

Sun, 10 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Tue, 12 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Colour Crazy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Colour Crazy

Wed, 13 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 14 may

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Educator Exclusive
Light Show (FULLY BOOKED!)

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Light Sculpture

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Double Vision

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Alex Gibson

Sat, 16 may

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-Described Tour
Light Show

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Film Series-Light Show
Impossible Light

Sun, 17 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Wed, 20 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 21 may

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Light Sculpture

6:00PM

Workshop | Free

SOLD OUT: Cut, Paste and Gocco with Miss Helen

6:30PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Curators' Insights

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Double Vision
Experimental Music

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Alex Gibson

Fri, 22 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Colour Crazy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Colour Crazy

5:00PM

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

Sat, 23 may

10:00AM

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

11:00AM

Workshop | Free

SOLD OUT: Seeing, Drawing and Publishing with James Gulliver Hancock

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Film Series- Light Show
Carlos Cruz-Diez: Life in Color (2008)

6:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Sun, 24 may

10:00AM

| Free

MCA Zine Fair 2015

2:00PM

Workshop | Free

SOLD OUT: Experimental Lettering with Georgia Hill

6:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Mon, 25 may

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Tue, 26 may

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Wed, 27 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Thu, 28 may

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Light Sculpture

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Alex Gibson

7:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Fri, 29 may

7:00PM

Special Event

SOLD OUT: ARTBAR
Curated by Rebecca Baumann

Sat, 30 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Films-Light Show
Solaris (1972)

2:00PM

Talk | Free

Across Oceans
Artists in conversation

Sun, 31 may

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Shining Signals

4:30PM

Screening | Free

A SUNDAY IN SYDNEY

6:00PM

Screening | Free

A SUNDAY IN SYDNEY

Mon, 1 jun

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Tue, 2 jun

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Wed, 3 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Thu, 4 jun

2:00PM

Workshop

Art and Technology in the Classroom
(STEAM not STEM)

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Vicious Threads

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
June: Dog Drawing

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Let there be light
A conversation about light as art

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Natasha Bullock on MCA Collection: Luminous

Fri, 5 jun

5:00PM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Sat, 6 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
SOLD OUT

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

1:00PM

Workshop

For Artists
Projection Mapping Workshop

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Films-Light Show
The Green Ray (1986)

Sun, 7 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Mon, 8 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Tue, 9 jun

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
SOLD OUT

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
LIGHTSHOW

Wed, 10 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 11 jun

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Vicious Threads

Sat, 13 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Films-Light Show
Sunshine (2007)

Sun, 14 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

Wed, 17 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 18 jun

11:00AM

Talk | Free

Exchange Series Talk
Anne Loxley, Curator C3 West

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Vicious Threads

Fri, 19 jun

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
LIGHTSHOW

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
LIGHTSHOW

Sat, 20 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

11:00AM

Festival | Free

Teena meets Bella festival!
Bella Room Open Day

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
David Capra

Sun, 21 jun

9:30AM

Special Event | Free

Vinyasa Yoga
in partnership with Lululemon Athletica

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

Mandala Workshop
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

11:00AM

Special Event | Free

Outdoor Drawing Class
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

11:00AM

| Free

Giant Outdoor Yoga Class
in partnership with Lululemon Athletica

12:00PM

Special Event | Free

Outdoor Drawing Class
Yoko Ono Morning Peace 2015

Mon, 22 jun

9:00AM

Workshop

Creative Connections #1
Workshop for Primary Teachers

Wed, 24 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Special Edition ARTplay
Teena’s Bathtime

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 25 jun

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Vicious Threads

6:30PM

Festival | Free

Artist Talk
David Haines and Joyce Hinterding

Fri, 26 jun

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Dara Gill

Sat, 27 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Energies: Haines & Hinterding: Lost Highway

3:00PM

Special Event | Free

BLACKTOWN NATIVE INSTITUTION ARTIST CAMPS
Corroboree

Sun, 28 jun

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Curious Collections

Tue, 30 jun

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
4 seasons

Wed, 1 jul

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
4 seasons

Thu, 2 jul

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
4 seasons

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Electric

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
July: Physic Drawing Anatomy

6:00PM

Talk

For Artists- SOLD OUT
Installing Screen Based and Electronic Art

Fri, 3 jul

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
4 seasons

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

Sat, 4 jul

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
4 seasons

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Energies: Haines & Hinterding: Orphee

Sun, 5 jul

10:00AM

| Free with exhibition entry

Light Lab
Presented in association with Light Show

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

Mon, 6 jul

10:00AM

Workshop

Cancelled: Junior Art School
Super Sonic

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

Tue, 7 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School- Sold Out
Colour mixing with Province

1:30PM

Workshop

Cancelled: Junior Art School
Colour mixing with Province

Wed, 8 jul

10:00AM

Workshop

Cancelled: Junior Art School
Super Sonic

Thu, 9 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School
SOLD OUT: T shirts with Kenzie

1:30PM

Workshop

SOLD OUT Junior Art School
T shirts with Kenzie

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Electric

6:00PM

Special Event | Free

NAIDOC Week Talk
We all Stand on Sacred Ground: Learn, Respect and Celebrate

Sat, 11 jul

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-Described Tour
For visitors with vision impairment

11:00AM

Workshop | Free

Sunscapes
A solar viewing workshop

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Energies: Haines & Hinterding: The Man Who Fell To Earth

Wed, 15 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Energies: Haines and Hinterding

12:30PM

Tour

Sold Out: Art Baby
Energies: Haines and Hinterding

Thu, 16 jul

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Electric

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Dorkbot at MCA
Energies sensed, scavenged, harvested, experienced

Sat, 18 jul

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Energies: Haines and Hinterding

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Energies: Haines and Hinterding

1:00PM

Workshop

Electrical Walk
Workshop

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Energies: Haines & Hinterding:Mysteries of the Organism

Sun, 19 jul

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Live - Life Drawing
Life Drawing for Young Creatives

Tue, 21 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

Wed, 22 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 23 jul

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Electric

Fri, 24 jul

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

The Feelings Were Harder To Dislodge Than I Initially Imagined
Digital Excursion

Sat, 25 jul

10:00AM

Workshop

Sold Out: For Artists
Computer Vision and Interaction

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Energies: Haines & Hinterding 2001: A Space Odyssey

Sun, 26 jul

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Imagine and Discover

Wed, 29 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Event | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 30 jul

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Educator Exclusive
Energies: Haines & Hinterding

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Electric

6:30PM

Special Event | Free

In Conversation
Aleks Danko

Fri, 31 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Surprising Shapes

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR
Presented by Renny Kodgers

Sat, 1 aug

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

1:00PM

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

3:00PM

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Sun, 2 aug

1:00PM

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

3:00PM

Festival

Young Guides
Underbelly Arts Festival

Wed, 5 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

Thu, 6 aug

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Concrete Poetry

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
August: Audio Drawing

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Aftermath and Anticipation
When Conflict is Photographed

Sat, 8 aug

10:00AM

Tour | Free

CANCELLED AUSLAN Tour
For visitors who are deaf

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

Tue, 11 aug

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Loopy Lines

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Loopy Lines

Wed, 12 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 13 aug

10:00AM

Conference

Energies in the Arts Conference

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Concrete Poetry

Fri, 14 aug

10:00AM

Conference

Energies in the Arts Conference

Sat, 15 aug

10:00AM

Conference

Energies in the Arts Conference

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks: You, The Living
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

Sun, 16 aug

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Live - Life Drawing
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: August

Wed, 19 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 20 aug

9:00AM

Conference

Dance, Theatre and Visual Art
Engaging Students with Disability

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Concrete Poetry

Sat, 22 aug

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

Wed, 26 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 27 aug

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Concrete Poetry

6:00PM

Workshop

Going Professional
Being Collected

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Glenn Barkley on ALEKS DANKO: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

6:30PM

Screening

MCA Film Series
Paradise Road

Fri, 28 aug

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Loopy Lines

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Loopy Lines

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Haines & Hinterding

Sat, 29 aug

10:00AM

| Free

Aleks Danko & Tom Polo: Masterclass for teachers

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

Sun, 30 aug

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Shapes and shadows

2:00PM

Special Event | Free

Mother Artist Forum
Art of Falling; How is it possible to make work when there is no time?

Mon, 31 aug

11:00AM

Talk | Free

Exchange Series
Aleks Danko and Glenn Barkley

Wed, 2 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

Indigenous Literacy Day 2015

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
September

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
September

Thu, 3 sep

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Hand Drawn: Illustrated Typography

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
September: Face Value

6:30PM

Screening

MCA Film Series
Mr Patterns

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Anna Davis on Energies: Haines & Hinterding

Fri, 4 sep

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

THE FEELINGS WERE HARDER TO DISLODGE THAN I INITIALLY IMAGINED
Digital Excursion

Sat, 5 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
September

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
September

1:00PM

Workshop

Sold Out: Aroma Chemistry
Workshop

Sun, 6 sep

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext:
Energies

Tue, 8 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Super Sounds

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Super Sounds

Wed, 9 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 10 sep

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

THE FEELINGS WERE HARDER TO DISLODGE THAN I INITIALLY IMAGINED
Digital Excursion

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Hand Drawn: Illustrated Typography

6:00PM

Conference

Civic Actions: Artists' practices beyond the museum

6:00PM

Conference

Civic Actions:
2015 Lloyd Rees Memorial Lecture: Nato Thompson

6:30PM

Screening

MCA Film Series
Mao’s Last Dancer

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Chris Rose

Fri, 11 sep

9:00AM

Conference

Civic Actions: Artists' practices beyond the museum

9:00AM

Workshop

Creativity in the Primary Classroom

Sat, 12 sep

9:00AM

Conference

Civic Actions: Artists' practices beyond the museum

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Emily in Japan

Tue, 15 sep

9:00AM

Workshop

Creative Connections #2
Workshop for Primary Teachers

Wed, 16 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 17 sep

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Hand Drawn: Illustrated Typography

6:00PM

Talk

For Artists
Art & Arduino

6:30PM

Screening

MCA Film Series
Creative Minds

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Chris Rose

Fri, 18 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

SOLD OUT Art Safari
Super Sounds

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Super Sounds

Sat, 19 sep

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
BeDevil dir by Tracey Moffatt

Sun, 20 sep

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Live - Life Drawing
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: September

Tue, 22 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
The House of HA-HA-HA!

Wed, 23 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
The House of HA-HA-HA!

Thu, 24 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
The House of HA-HA-HA!

2:00PM

Workshop

Unpacking Unseen Images
Holiday Cram Session!

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Hand Drawn: Illustrated Typography

6:30PM

| Free

In Conversation Primavera 2015

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Chris Rose

Fri, 25 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
The House of HA-HA-HA!

10:30AM

Workshop

Unpacking Unseen Images
Holiday Cram Session!

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR
The Primavera Edition

Sat, 26 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
The House of HA-HA-HA!

2:00PM

Talk | Free

Why Painting?
Rex Butler

Sun, 27 sep

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Extraordinary Drawing

Mon, 28 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School
MICROCOSM

1:30PM

Workshop

Junior Art School
MICROCOSM

Tue, 29 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Sold Out: Junior Art School
GULAY-MARRA (TO MAKE A FISH NET)

1:30PM

Workshop

Junior Art School
GULAY-MARRA (TO MAKE A FISH NET)

Wed, 30 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Sold out: Junior Art School
LITTLE BITS

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

2:00PM

Workshop

Junior Art School
LITTLE BITS

Thu, 1 oct

10:30AM

Workshop

Sold Out: Junior Art School
POSTER ME

1:30PM

Workshop

Sold Out: Junior Art School
POSTER ME

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Rorschach Remix

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
October: The Moving Body

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Cancelled: Curators' Insights
Megan Robson on Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS

6:30PM

Talk | Free

In Conversation with Matthys Gerber

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Chris Rose

Sat, 3 oct

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
October

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
October

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Primavera 2015

Wed, 7 oct

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
October

12:30PM

Tour

Sold Out: Art Baby
October

7:00PM

Special Event

Cancelled: Good Food Month 2015
Taste of Art Dinner

Thu, 8 oct

4:00PM

Special Event | Free

Value Your Mind
Mental Health Month Drop-in Event

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Rorschach Remix

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Why Painting?
Jacqueline Millner

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Jordan Millar

Sat, 10 oct

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio Described Tour
For visitors with vision impairment

2:00PM

Talk

For Artists
Sound in Contemporary Art

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Primavera 2015

Thu, 15 oct

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Rorschach Remix

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Tour | Free

Artists on Artists
Matthys Gerber

6:30PM

Screening

Alan Berliner Retrospective

Fri, 16 oct

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

THE FEELINGS WERE HARDER TO DISLODGE THAN I INITIALLY IMAGINED
Digital Excursion

Sat, 17 oct

2:00PM

Screening

Alan Berliner Retrospective

Sun, 18 oct

12:00PM

Screening

Alan Berliner Retrospective

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Live - Life Drawing
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: October

Thu, 22 oct

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Rorschach Remix

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Tour | Free

Artists on Artists
Matthys Gerber

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Jordan Millar

Fri, 23 oct

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns

Sat, 24 oct

10:00AM

Accessible Programs | Free

AUSLAN Tour
For visitors who are deaf

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Cancelled: Artist & Curator Film Picks
Primavera 2015

Sun, 25 oct

10:30AM

Special Event | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Pattern & Repetition

Wed, 28 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay
Celebrating Grandparents Day

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 29 oct

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Rorschach Remix

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Talk | Free

In Conversation with Maria Lind

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Jordan Millar

Fri, 30 oct

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR
Curated by Hissy Fit

Sat, 31 oct

2:00PM

Talk | Free

CANCELLED: Why Painting?
Leonhard Emmerling

Sun, 1 nov

12:30PM

Talk | Free

Sydney Open 2015
Building the MCA

2:30PM

Talk | Free

Sydney Open 2015
Building the MCA

Wed, 4 nov

10:30AM

Tour

Sold Out: Art Baby
November

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
November

Thu, 5 nov

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet + Make with Young Australian Artists

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Cancelled: Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
November: Unlikely Subjects

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Land and memory
mythic, real, re-told, mapped and documented in Primavera 2015.

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Romi Sounds

Sat, 7 nov

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
November

11:00AM

Workshop

Saturday Sessions Presented by Work-shop
Street Art Masterclass with Sid Tapia

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
November

1:00PM

Talk | Free

Transforming Data
A Conversation on MCA’s first Online Commission

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Primavera 2015

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Blacktown Native Institution Corroboree

Tue, 10 nov

10:30AM

Workshop

Sold Out: Art Safari
Cool Colours

1:00PM

Workshop

Sold Out: Art Safari
Cool Colours

Thu, 12 nov

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet + Make with Young Australian Artists

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Cancelled: Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Snow Monkey

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Manya Sellers on Matthys Gerber

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Romi Sounds

Fri, 13 nov

1:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Snow Monkey

Sat, 14 nov

10:00AM

Workshop

Saturday Sessions Presented by Work-shop
Linocut Printmaking with Susan Tee

11:00AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Snow Monkey

12:30PM

Workshop

Saturday Sessions Presented by Work-shop
Linocut Printmaking with Susan Tee

2:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes: What the world needs now
Panel Discussion

Sun, 15 nov

11:00AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Miscreants of Taliwood

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: November

2:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Love City Jalalabad

5:00PM

Special Event

SOLD OUT: FCxMCA
Kenton Slash Demon & Harvey Sutherland

Thu, 19 nov

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet + Make with Young Australian Artists

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Tour | Free

Artists on Artists
Matthys Gerber

6:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Snow Monkey

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Romi Sounds

Fri, 20 nov

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Cool Colours

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Cool Colours

1:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Snow Monkey

Sat, 21 nov

11:00AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Love City Jalalabad

11:00AM

Workshop

SOLD OUT: Saturday Sessions Presented by Work-shop
Intro to Lettering with Jess Cruickshank

1:00PM

Talk

POSTPONED: For Artists
Working in/with Communities

2:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Miscreants of Taliwood

Sun, 22 nov

11:00AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Miscreants of Taliwood

2:00PM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes
Love City Jalalabad

Wed, 25 nov

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

Thu, 26 nov

5:30PM

Event | Free

Booked out: Educator Exclusive
2016 Learning Preview

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet + Make with Young Australian Artists

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Keith Munro on MCA Collection

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Romi Sounds

Fri, 27 nov

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR November 2015
2015 Finale: Blak Douglas

Sat, 28 nov

11:00AM

Workshop

SOLD OUT: Saturday Sessions Presented by Work-shop
Polymer Clay jewellery with Therese Lyons

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist & Curator Film Picks
Primavera 2015

Sun, 29 nov

10:30AM

Special Event | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Imagination & Investigation

Wed, 2 dec

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay
Celebrating International Day for People with Disability

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Booked Out: Art Baby
MCA Collection

Thu, 3 dec

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

THE FEELINGS WERE HARDER TO DISLODGE THAN I INITIALLY IMAGINED
Digital Excursion

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
December: Re-Pose

6:15PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Trivia

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Cancelled: Curators' Insights
Peter Johnson on Primavera 2015: Young Australian Artists

6:30PM

Screening

Australian New Wave Cinema
Mu-Meson Archives Presents: Walkabout 1971

7:00PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Ciaran Gribbin

Sat, 5 dec

10:30AM

Tour

Cancelled: Art Baby
MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Cancelled: Art Baby
MCA Collection

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sun, 6 dec

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext:
Primavera 2015 & the 10th Anniversary Party

Tue, 8 dec

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

Thu, 10 dec

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:15PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Trivia

7:00PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Andy Mammers

Fri, 11 dec

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

2:00PM

Special Event | Free

Grayson Perry Book Signing

4:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 12 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sun, 13 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

3:00PM

Talk

Sold out: Keynote Lecture: Grayson Perry
'How to be an artist just like me'

5:00PM

Special Event

SOLD OUT: FCxMCA
Roland Tings (DJ Set) & Tornado Wallace

Wed, 16 dec

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Thu, 17 dec

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

6:15PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Trivia

7:00PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Mandi Jarry

Fri, 18 dec

4:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 19 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sun, 20 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: December

Mon, 21 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

Tue, 22 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Wed, 23 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

Thu, 24 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

Sat, 26 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

Sun, 27 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Mon, 28 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

Tue, 29 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

Wed, 30 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

Thu, 31 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Fri, 1 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

Sat, 2 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sun, 3 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

Mon, 4 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Tue, 5 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Wed, 6 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

4:00PM

| Free

Due to wet weather cancelled: Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 7 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Cancelled: Spring Yoga Series

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet Your Alter Ego

6:30PM

Screening

Australian New Wave Cinema
Mu-Meson Archives Presents: Wake in Fright (1971)

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
January 2016: Renny Fields

Fri, 8 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Sat, 9 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

Sun, 10 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 2

Mon, 11 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

Tue, 12 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

11:00AM

Workshop

Existencil - A stencil workshop
with NOTNOT and Obelix

Wed, 13 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 14 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet Your Alter Ego

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
January 2016: Renny Fields

Fri, 15 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 16 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are You?Ep 3

Sun, 17 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

1:00PM

Performance | Free

Sounds of Being Tiwi

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: January 2016

5:00PM

Special Event

SOLD OUT: FCxMCA
Wafia & Sampa The Great

Tue, 19 jan

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Tiwi Tales

Wed, 20 jan

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Tiwi Tales

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 21 jan

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Tiwi Tales

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

MCA Yoga Series

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet Your Alter Ego

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
Keith Munro on Being Tiwi

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
January 2016: Renny Fields

Fri, 22 jan

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Tiwi Tales

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 23 jan

10:00AM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour: For visitors who are deaf
Grayson Perry

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Tiwi Tales

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

1:00PM

Workshop

Booked Out: Weaving workshop
Fruits of the Loom

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry’s Dream House

Sun, 24 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

Mon, 25 jan

11:30AM

Bella And Specific Needs | Free

Bella Plus Connect
Kathy Temin’s Koala Choir!

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Special Event | Free

Kathy Temin’s Koala Choir!

Tue, 26 jan

10:00AM

Festival | Free

ArtCart meets Yabun!
The Genext ArtCart at Yabun Festival

11:00AM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 28 jan

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Spring Yoga Series

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Meet Your Alter Ego

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
January 2016: Renny Fields

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Update: A Conversation about Mikala Dwyer
Where Myth and Magic Crash

Fri, 29 jan

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR January 2016
Curated by Rosie Deacon

Sat, 30 jan

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-Described Tour
For visitors with vision impairment

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Grayson Perry Films
Grayson Perry Who are you?Ep 1

Sun, 31 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Tue, 2 feb

1:00PM

Special Event

Booked Out: Members Tour
Mikala Dwyer and Being Tiwi & Lunch

Wed, 3 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 4 feb

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Being Tiwi

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Being Tiwi

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Pop Shrines

6:00PM

Workshop

Booked out: Sundown Sketch Club
February 2016: Dynamic Drawing

6:30PM

Screening

Australian New Wave Cinema
Mu-Meson Archives Presents: The Man from Hong Kong (1975)

6:30PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Curators' Insights
Kelly McDonald: Grayson Perry

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2016: Michael Harvey

Fri, 5 feb

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 6 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Being TIWI Film Series
In a League of Their Own

Sun, 7 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Tue, 9 feb

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Wed, 10 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 11 feb

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Pop Shrines

6:00PM

Talk | Free

Celebrate Being Tiwi
Panel Discussion: Experimenting with Print & Painting

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2016: Michael Harvey

Fri, 12 feb

1:00PM

Talk | Free

Celebrate Being Tiwi
Artist Talk: Pedro Wonaeamirri

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 13 feb

10:30AM

Workshop

Booked out: Celebrate Being Tiwi
Print-Making & Tunga workshop with Maria Josette Orsto

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

1:00PM

Performance | Free

Celebrate Being Tiwi
Performance and guided tour with the artists

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Being TIWI Film Series
Mourning for Mangatopi

Sun, 14 feb

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

#heartsforart
Valentine's Day at the MCA

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Tue, 16 feb

6:00PM

Tour

SOLD OUT: After-hours Tour
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Wed, 17 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Special edition Artplay
Celebrate your pet!

Thu, 18 feb

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Pop Shrines

6:00PM

Talk

Tap into contemporary art & Britishness

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2016: Michael Harvey

Fri, 19 feb

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 20 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Being TIWI Film Series
Sistagirl

Sun, 21 feb

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

United Nations Mother Language Day

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: February 2016

5:00PM

Special Event

Sold Out: FCxMCA
Anthony Naples & Sleep D

Wed, 24 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 25 feb

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Pop Shrines

6:00PM

Talk

Booked out: Subversive Tours

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2016: Michael Harvey

Fri, 26 feb

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR February 2016
Curated by: Giselle Stanborough

Sat, 27 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

1:00PM

Workshop

Weaving workshop
Fruits of the Loom

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Being TIWI Film Series
GOOD-BYE OLD MAN

Sun, 28 feb

10:30AM

Special Event | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
Astronomy & The Elements

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Wed, 2 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 3 mar

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Building Commissions

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Building Commissions

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Activism

6:00PM

Workshop

Booked Out: Sundown Sketch Club
March 2016: Under Control

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Dominic Breen

6:30PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Curators' Insights
Kelly McDonald: Grayson Perry

Fri, 4 mar

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 5 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist Film Picks: Grayson Perry
The Great Beauty

Sun, 6 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext: My Pretty Little Art Career
Genext meets Grayson Perry

Mon, 7 mar

11:30AM

Bella And Specific Needs | Free

Bella Plus Connect

Tue, 8 mar

10:30AM

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Snazzy Shapes

12:00PM

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Snazzy Shapes

1:30PM

Special Event | Free

The Sydney Morning Herald Feminist Reading Group

2:00PM

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

3:30PM

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Wed, 9 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 10 mar

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Activism

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
March 2016: Aleisha McDonald

6:30PM

Talk

Booked out: Mankind
Deconstructing Masculinity

Fri, 11 mar

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 12 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist Film Picks: Grayson Perry
Groundhog Day

Sun, 13 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:00PM

Special Event

Booked out: FCxMCA
Pelvis Takeover: Kenji Takimi

Tue, 15 mar

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

Digital Excursion: Colour and Emotion - March 15

12:00PM

Tour | Free

MCA Members
20th Biennale of Sydney Vernissage

Wed, 16 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

Digital Excursion: Colour and Emotion - March 16

10:00AM

Tour | Free

MCA Members
20th Biennale of Sydney Vernissage

10:30AM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

2:30PM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Thu, 17 mar

10:00AM

Digital Excursion | Free

Digital Excursion: Colour and Emotion - March 17

10:15AM

Talk | Free

Artists in Conversation
Embassy of Translation Preview

10:30AM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

11:30AM

Special Event | Free

Embassy
by Richard Bell

2:30PM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Activism

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
March 2016: Aleisha McDonald

Fri, 18 mar

11:30AM

Special Event | Free

Embassy
by Richard Bell

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 19 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

10:30AM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

11:30AM

Special Event | Free

Embassy
by Richard Bell

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist Film Picks: Grayson Perry
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

2:30PM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

Sun, 20 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

10:30AM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Workshop

Booked Out: Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: March 2016

2:30PM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

Mon, 21 mar

10:30AM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

2:30PM

Performance | Free

Some Proximity
Adam Linder

Wed, 23 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

12:30PM

Talk | Free

Malevich and the Black Square: 100 Years On
Lunchtime lecture

6:00PM

Tour

After-hours Tour
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Thu, 24 mar

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Special Event | Free

Booked out: Educator Exclusive
Biennale of Sydney

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Activism

6:00PM

Talk

Subversive Tours

6:00PM

Workshop

Booked out: For Artists & Writers
Critical Art Writing Workshop

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
March 2016: Aleisha McDonald

Fri, 25 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Cancelled: Art Safari
Snazzy Shapes

1:00PM

Workshop

Cancelled: Art Safari
Snazzy Shapes

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Sat, 26 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Artist Film Picks: Grayson Perry
Koyaanisquatsi

Sun, 27 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

Wed, 30 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Booked out: Story Time in the Library

Thu, 31 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Free

Contemporary Art Studio
with David Capra

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Art Activism

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Translating History
Justene Williams and Sydney Chamber Opera in conversation

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
David Weir

Fri, 1 apr

10:00AM

Workshop | Free

Contemporary Art Studio
with David Capra

3:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR 2016 (1st April)
Curated by The Motel Sisters

Sat, 2 apr

10:00AM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour: For visitors who are deaf
20th Biennale of Sydney

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Contemporary Film program
Heaven Knows What

Sun, 3 apr

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

Mon, 4 apr

11:30AM

Bella And Specific Needs | Free

Bella Plus Connect

Tue, 5 apr

10:00AM

Workshop | Free

Bungawarra (To make, to do) 2016
Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Practice

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
20th Biennale of Sydney

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines

Thu, 7 apr

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Fan Art

6:00PM

Workshop

Booked out: Sundown Sketch Club
April 2016: Still Life Inversion

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
April 2016: Sophie Shambrook

6:30PM

Tour | Free

Curators' Insights
2016 Wall Commission by Stephen Bush

Sat, 9 apr

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-Described Tour
20th Biennale of Sydney

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

1:00PM

Workshop

Breaking the Mold
Ceramic Workshop

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Contemporary Film program
Daddy Longlegs

Sun, 10 apr

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Performance | Free

The Complete Works
Nina Beier

5:00PM

Special Event

Booked out: Final FCxMCA of the season
FC Allstars Edition

Tue, 12 apr

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Biennale Bonanza

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Create Explore Photo Walk

Wed, 13 apr

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Biennale Bonanza

Thu, 14 apr

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Biennale Bonanza

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Fan Art

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
April 2016: Danielle Deckard

Fri, 15 apr

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Biennale Bonanza

Sat, 16 apr

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Biennale Bonanza

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Contemporary Film program
The pleasure of being robbed

Sun, 17 apr

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

Farewell Teena
Bella Room Open Day

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Workshop

Sunday Life
Life Drawing for Young Creatives: April 2016

Mon, 18 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Booked out: Junior Art School
exDRAWdinary

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School
Experimental ephemeral

Tue, 19 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Booked out: Junior Art School
Cloaks of transformation

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School
Threads

Wed, 20 apr

6:00PM

Tour

Members' Exclusive After hours Tour
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Thu, 21 apr

2:00PM

Workshop

Booked out: Unpacking Unseen Images -Part 1
Holiday Cram Session

5:30PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Fan Art

6:00PM

Talk

Subversive Tours

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
April 2016: Danielle Deckard

Fri, 22 apr

2:00PM

Workshop

Unpacking Unseen Images -Part 1
Holiday Cram Session

Sat, 23 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Junior Art School
Art Explorer

10:30AM

Workshop

Booked out: Junior Art School
Artist Studio

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Contemporary Film program
Lenny Cooke

Sun, 24 apr

10:30AM

Event | Free

Grayson Perry for Kids
My Pretty Little Art Studio

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Germaine Kruip
A Square, Spoken at MCA

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext: 20th Biennale of Sydney