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Tatsuo Miyajima

03 Nov - 05 Mar

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MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

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Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

19 Dec - 19 Mar

– Learning Events

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Understanding Mindfulness Workshop

25 Feb, 12.30pm, Level 2: Seminar Room

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Sakura Sundays

26 Feb, 3.00pm, Ground Floor: Outdoor Terrace

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Contemporary Art Studio

09 Mar, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– News from inside the MCA

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5 tips for applying for the MCA Zine Fair

Want to show your zine-work at the 2017 MCA Zine Fair? Here we share our tips for applying more

Louise Zhang's horror infused ARTBAR

Navigating the space between attractive and repulsive, Chinese-Australian artist Louise Zhang kicks off the ARTBAR year in suitable style with a night entitled ‘New Year’s Rot’. more

– Spotlights from the collection online

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Grant Stevens

Born 1980, Brisbane. Lives and works Sydney.


Grant Stevens works across various media including sculpture, drawing and photography. He is best known for his video work. Over the last 10 years he has experimented with sound, text and imagery to explore and manipulate the conventions of narrative. At the core of his practice is a desire to understand how we construct and communicate our experiences – lived, imagined, social and psychological.

His solo exhibitions include Dark Mess, Boxcopy, Brisbane (2015); What We Had Was Real, City Gallery Wellington, New Zealand (2014); Supermassive, LA Louver, Venice, California (2013); Seriously, Relax, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney (2012); Burst, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth (2010); and No Bad Days, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane (2008). Selected group exhibitions include GOMAQ: Contemporary Art from Queensland, Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (2015); Striking Contrasts, dLux Media Arts, Sydney (2014); We Used to Talk About Love, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (2013); Desire Lines, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne (2012); National Artists’ Self-Portrait Prize, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane (2011); and Speaking in Tongues, Nature Morte, Berlin (2009).

Stevens’ work is held in many collections, including Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria; Kaldor Collection, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; and Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas.

Works by Grant Stevens

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