– Highlights


Primavera 2016

29 Sep - 04 Dec


Louise Hearman

29 Sep - 04 Dec

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events


Why Painting?

22 Oct, 12.30pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

Special Event

Learn and Grow

27 Oct, 2.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2016

28 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

Fairfield Eating Excursion

Women of Fairfield co-curator and PYT Artistic Director, Karen Therese takes us on a food safari through Fairfield, Sydney. more

Please Touch: Tactile Tours for Families

Artist Educator, Brook Morgan gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the development of this new program for families. more

Interview with September film curator Adrian Martin

James Vaughan speaks to Australian arts critic and audiovisual artist Adrian Martin about the month of contemporary Portuguese cinema he has guest curated for the MCA 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.

Special Event

Around the Museum in 21 Minutes
– An amazing art race for families, friends and colleagues

Get your friends, family and colleagues together for this fast and furious creative challenge as 21 teams get 21 minutes to find 21 clues around the MCA – all on the day of the Museum’s 21st birthday.

As you go head-to-head with other teams, uncover little-known gems of knowledge about the Museum’s history, site, people and art. Yes, there will be prizes, but reaching the finish line is just the beginning. Curious?


Sessions begin at 11.00am, 1.00 and 3.00pm and run for approximately 21 minutes.

To register,email MCA Learning or call 02 9245 2484 with the full name and age of each of your team members, and the phone number and email address for your team’s key contact.

Open to teams of all ages, up to 5 people

Photograph: Brett Boardman

image for Around the Museum in 21 Minutes

– When

11 November 2012, 3:00-3:21pm

– Admission

This event has finished.