– Highlights


Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov


Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events


Art Safari

27 Oct, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017

27 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA


Keynote lecture by Pipilotti Rist

05 Nov, 1.00pm, Level 6: Harbourside Room

– News from inside the MCA

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

Six Films that Changed My Life (for better or worse): Laura Hindmarsh

Primavera 2017 artist Laura Hindmarsh shares six films ahead of her specially curated edition of Art + Film on Saturday 16 September. more

The Many Guises of Jenny Watson

We’ll take you through some of Watson’s many alter egos that are currently housed in our Level 3 Galleries. 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.


Art + Film
– Artist: Daniel Crooks

Where does art end and cinema begin? Catch a special screening of Daniel Crooks work Static No.12 (seek stillness in movement), (2009-10, 5min 28s) alongside a film which inspires him – the 1972 film Slaughterhouse-Five directed by George Roy Hill.

About Slaughterhouse-Five: This 1972 anti-war/sci fi film is based on Kurt Vonnegut’s novel of the same name about a writer who tells a story in random order of how he was a soldier in World War II and was abducted by aliens. (2hr 5mins) Rated R.

This screening will be accompanied by a Q&A discussion led by Jaimie Leonarder AKA Jay Katz.

Saturday 25 March, 2pm
Veolia Lecture Theatre, Level 2
Single Screening Tickets
$10 General
$8 MCA Members & Concessions*
$26 MCA Members & Concessions*

*Concession: Tertiary/TAFE/ESL Students with photo ID, Senior’s Card holders, Unemployed/Concession Card holders, Nava card holders

Purchase a single screening or save 20% with an Unlimited Monthly package and see as many as you like

Explore the complete program of artist talks & screenings in this series here.

Package tickets
Saturday 25 March single ticket

About Jaimie Leonarder aka Jay Katz
Jaimie Leonarder aka Jay Katz has been involved in underground artistic ventures for well over thirty five years. He and his wife Aspasia, the subject of a Pagan/SBS independent film called Love & Anarchy are devotees of independent cinema running screenings in venues throughout the city for the last twenty years and are curators of the Mu-Meson Archives their own personal collection of film, books and obscure media.

Image credit: Daniel CrooksStatic, Static No.12 (seek stillness in movement), 2009-2010, single-channel digital video, colour, sound, Museum of Contemporary Art, donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by Andrew and Cathy Cameron, 2011

image for Art + Film

– When

25 March 2017, 2:00pm

– Admission

This event has finished.

Booking fees apply

Buy tickets here