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29 Mar - 31 Dec

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Biennale Of Sydney

20th Biennale of Sydney

18 Mar - 05 Jun

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

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Workshop

Art Safari

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

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Creativity in the Primary Classroom 2016

20 May, 9.00am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Digital Excursion

Digital Excursion

24 May, 10.00am, Remote Connection via Video Conferencing

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Everything I Touch Turns To...

Let’s all take a moment to get to know the artist who will wave over the Museum with an ethereal wand and dip the building in gold for MCA ARTBAR. more

MCA Kids Committee & Artist Educators In Conversation

MCA Kids Committee members Sasha, Alesandro, Riley, Siobhan, Kayla and Max interviewed some of the artists behind Junior Art School to learn more their practice. more

On Contemporary Film

Film curator James Vaughan interviews MIFF Artistic Director, Michelle Carey, about April’s, CONTEMPORARY FILM PROGRAM. more

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Volume One: MCA Collection

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Remain in Light: Photography from the MCA Collections

On tour until October 2015

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ARTIST INTERVIEW

Watch our latest artist interview with Khaled Sabsabi

Patricia Piccinini

b.1965 :

Patricia Piccinini is a Melbourne-based artist born in Freetown, Sierra Leone in 1965. Piccinini has developed an interdisciplinary practice encompassing digital photography, video, installation and sculpture. Key solo exhibitions of the artist’s work include Once Upon a Time, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 2011; Hold Me Close To Your Heart, Arter Space For Art, Istanbul, 2011; Patricia Piccinini, Leeahn Gallery, Daegu and Seoul, Korea, 2010; Hug: Recent Works by Patricia Piccinini, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines and Frye Museum, Seattle, 2007; and We are Family, Australian Pavilion, 50th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2003.

Her work has been included in numerous major group exhibitions internationally, including dOCUMENTA (13), The Fredericianum, Kassel, Germany, 2012; Power of Making, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 2011; and Global Feminisms, Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA, 2008. Picinini’s work has been collected by the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; National Gallery of Australia, Canberra and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney.

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