– Highlights


Pipilotti Rist: Sip my ocean

01 Nov - 18 Feb


Jon Campbell: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 25 Feb


Word: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 18 Feb

– Learning Events


Art + Film

13 Jan, 2.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

23 Jan, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– 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

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.

Siyon JIN

Born 1971 Gwangju, Korea. Lives and works Gwangju

New Forms (2016) is a video work inspired by the hectic existence of city-dwellers and how they communicate using vast digital social networks. Siyon Jin visualises these networked urban citizens as ‘entities of light’ that form glowing, multi-coloured trails that stream through physical and virtual space.
Jin created the images in his video by attaching LEDs (light emitting diodes) to flexible costumes worn by two dancers, whose movements were then captured and traced, outlined by the numerous points of illumination.
The video is projected onto two MCA building windows at night during the exhibition.

Curator Anna Davis on Siyon Jin

Siyon JIN <i>New Forms</i>  2016

Flow of Light 2016
2-channel video

performance, New Romance: art and the posthuman, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia
performance, LED suits, digital video
Image courtesy and © the artist
Photograph: Alex Davies