– Highlights

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Exhibition

Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Exhibition

Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events

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Talk

2017 Lloyd Rees Lecture

22 Nov, 6.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

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Workshop

Art Safari

24 Nov, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Event

Artbar November 2017

24 Nov, 7.00pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

The Importance of Laughter

We sat down with laughter connoisseur Shari Coventry from Sydney Laughter to discover the truth about laughter and why we need it ahead of this month’s Laughter Sessions. more

Coming up in 2018…

Next year is one of the most exciting and diverse seasons yet. Find out what’s on. more

Six Films that Changed My Life (for better or worse): Antenna's Rich Welch

To pave the way for the soon-to-come cinema binge at Antenna Film Festival,Co-Director Rich Welch shared a few of his life changing films. more

– Spotlights from the collection online

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MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

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

Category: Behind the scenes

5 Years of ARTBAR

by Aileen Robalino, June 23, 2017
in Behind the scenes

Roaming carrots, Hummer limos, tea ceremonies and bikes in the galleries. Five years proof that anything can happen at #MCAARTBAR

From the archives: Curious catalogue

by Stephanie Ferrara, April 4, 2017
in Behind the scenes

Never judge a book by its cover? In this issue of our monthly archive series, MCA Archives and Records Management Coordinator, Stephanie, leafs through some unusual pages

Diary of an MCA Trainee

by Claire Hastwell, March 27, 2017
in Behind the scenes

Fiona learns that contemporary art doesn’t have to be a puzzle you can’t solve.

From the archives: February

by Stephanie Ferrara, Feb. 28, 2017
in Behind the scenes

Looking forward, looking back. This new monthly series explores MCA archives, penned by our very own Archives and Records Management Coordinator, Stephanie Ferrara.

Installing Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect With Everything

by Mark Brown, Feb. 9, 2017
in Behind the scenes

Go behind the scenes on the installation of Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect With Everything

Nostalgia and the young: Archives in a contemporary art museum

by Stephanie Ferrara, Oct. 31, 2016
in Behind the scenes

Whilst our focus as an organisation is primarily on what is happening in the present, keeping archives allows us to prepare for the future.

MCA Host stories: Floura Khosh Kish

by Floura Khosh Kish, March 15, 2016
in Behind the scenes

Get an insight into life as an MCA host with this guest post by Floura.

DENNIS WILCOX, 'PROTERON', 1992

March 7, 2016
in Behind the scenes

The ins and outs of a 90s art revival.

What we've been listening to: December

by MCA Team, Dec. 15, 2015
in Behind the scenes

From art and technology, to old Hollywood, to feminism, MCA Staffers share their favourite podcasts for your listening pleasure.