– Highlights

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MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

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Exhibition

The National 2017

30 Mar - 18 Jun

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Exhibition

Kader Attia

12 Apr - 30 Jul

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Art Safari

26 May, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Performance

Tribunal

03 Jun, 6.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Event

HANDFED

04 Jun, 9.00am, Level 4: Sculpture Terrace

– News from inside the MCA

Farewell Linda Marrinon Artist Room

We bid a fond farewell to Linda Marrinon’s Artist Room more

Zines, zines, zines

'It can be what you want it to be’. Stallholders at the 2017 MCA Zine Fair say it how it is. more

Young Art Lovers' Book List

To celebrate World Book Day (Sunday 23 April) the MCA Store and MCA Learning crew have teamed up to put together a selection of fun, inspiring and engaging titles sure to spark the imaginations of budding artists and creative thinkers. more

– Spotlights from the collection online

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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: News

Expression of interest: MCA summer pop-up bar project 2017-18

May 4, 2017
in News

We invite expressions of interest for a project team to assist with the design and delivery of the MCA’s summer pop up bar project for 2017/18.

Visual arts sector United over funding cuts

May 19, 2016
in News

Australia Council’s recent announcement that 65 organisations will no longer receive funding under its Four-Year Funding program (previously Key Organisations), delivering a major blow to our contemporary visual arts sector.

Meet our new board member Kerry Gardner

by MCA Team, April 24, 2015
in News

Today we announced the appointment of Melbourne-based documentary filmmaker and arts philanthropist Kerry Gardner to the MCA’s board of directors.

22 Today

Nov. 11, 2013
in News

So it’s our 22nd birthday today. Below we share with you some exhibitions that were open on this day over the years.

VSO video auditions

Oct. 18, 2013
in News

For the upcoming Yoko Ono exhibition, we needed more VSOs. So we asked for something different: video auditions.

Sydney International Art Series 2013–14 launch

July 24, 2013
in News

Tickets are now on sale

Vale Dorothy Napangardi

June 5, 2013
in News

The MCA acknowledges the recent unexpected and sudden passing of prominent Aboriginal artist Dorothy Napangardi.

'Claire Healy & Sean Cordeiro' tours to Brisbane

April 11, 2013
in News

The exhibition runs until 28 July at UQ Art Museum.

13 Rooms by Kaldor Public Art Projects

April 10, 2013
in News

In the lead up to Workout, check out this 11-day performance art extravaganza

Interplay: The MCA Staff Show 2013

March 5, 2013
in News

The annual exhibition of works from MCA staff runs until 10 March at 107 Projects in Redfern.

One million MCA visitors

March 4, 2013
in News

A record-breaking figure eleven months after reopening.

The Anish Kapoor effect

Jan. 29, 2013
in News

An Instagram dream.

MCA ARTBAR wins 2012 SMAC Award for Best Arts Event

Jan. 18, 2013
in News

Thank you everyone!

The MCA wins two IMAGinE Awards

Nov. 26, 2012
in News

The awards went to MCA Director Elizabeth Ann Macgregor OBE and the Bella Room.

In memory of Adam Cullen

Aug. 1, 2012
in News

MCA painting hung in memory of Adam Cullen

Sydney International Art Series 2012-13 tickets are now on sale

July 25, 2012
in News

Tickets to Sydney International Art Series Exhibitions Anish Kapoor and Francis Bacon are on sale now.

The MCA Restaurant opens

July 17, 2012
in News

The MCA Restaurant opens on Wednesday 18 July 2012

Australia Award for Urban Design goes to C3West project by Campement Urbain

June 28, 2012
in News

For The Future of Penrith/Penrith of the Future

Remembering Ms Yunupingu

May 15, 2012
in News

Remembering through art

Hot dogs and sausage dogs

April 13, 2012
in News

Join Performance Space at Carriageworks tomorrow, Saturday 14 April 2012, for a Dachshund BBQ and information session.

The MCA remembers

April 4, 2012
in News

The MCA unveils Brook Andrew’s Warrang, the permanent commission on Circular Quay side.

Why the face?

April 3, 2012
in News

A little background on the badge worn by MCA Chairman Simon Mordant on the cover of The Sun-Herald.

MCA Official Opening on 28 March 2012

March 30, 2012
in News

The MCA officially reopens on Wednesday 28 March 2012.

Live Stream of the Official MCA Opening

March 27, 2012
in News

Unveiled. The official Museum of Contemporary Art Australia opening will be streamed live from midday Wednesday 28 March 2012.

Hany Armanious sculpture arrives

March 18, 2012
in News

Curator Anna Davis describes the 1:30 am arrival of Hany Armanious’ commissioned sculpture on the Sculpture Terrace.