– Highlights


Primavera 2016

29 Sep - 04 Dec


Louise Hearman

29 Sep - 04 Dec

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events

Special Event

Learn and Grow

27 Oct, 2.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2016

28 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA

25 Birthday Weekend

Artist Talk

11 Nov, 1.30pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

– News from inside the MCA

Fairfield Eating Excursion

Women of Fairfield co-curator and PYT Artistic Director, Karen Therese takes us on a food safari through Fairfield, Sydney. more

Please Touch: Tactile Tours for Families

Artist Educator, Brook Morgan gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the development of this new program for families. more

Interview with September film curator Adrian Martin

James Vaughan speaks to Australian arts critic and audiovisual artist Adrian Martin about the month of contemporary Portuguese cinema he has guest curated for the MCA more

– Spotlights from the collection online

MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

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

MCA's Augmented Reality App


We have retired the MCA AR app. Please head to www.mca.com.au/apps to download our latest smartphone app.

MCA AR is the augmented reality partner to the MCA’s printed publication Site. Site is an interpretation of the archaeological remains beneath the new MCA. It is an informative, richly illustrated companion guide, packed with archival material, historical images, and evocative essays commissioned from a range of writers.

MCA AR uses augmented reality to bring these stories to life, you can…

  • See the MCA take shape (page 211)
  • Watch Brook Andrew’s Warrang being installed (page 193)
  • Hear Bennelong’s song, recreated from a score from 1811 (page 99)
  • See the new MCA building in 3D (pages 214 & 217)

Discover a new way to experience the Museum, by holding your device over the images in the pages of the publication.

Buy Site from the online MCA Store

Download from iTunes App Store for iPhone or iPad

Download from Google Play Store for Android

The MCA used the MCA AR app for two other augmented reality projects, with The Sunday Telegraph and JC Decaux, to help celebrate the reopening of the Museum.

Read an article by our Manager, Digital Media about the MCA's use of augmented reality.