– 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


Laughter Sessions

16 Dec, 2.00pm, Level 3: Creative Studios in NCCL


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Art Baby

06 Feb, 12.30pm, MCA

– 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.


Art Safari
– Snazzy Shapes/ Booked out

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Introduce contemporary art to kids in this fun and dynamic workshop. Children and carers visit current exhibitions and learn about art together.

Round, pointy, squiggly and curly we’re on a search for all sorts of snazzy shapes! Come on a shape safari through the gallery then experiment with natural and man-made objects! Pile them high to create a collaborative construction!

Tues 8 Nov, 10.30 – 11.30am
$20 per Child
$15 MCA Members and Concessions
Free for parents and carers with children aged 3 to 5 years

Meet in the National Centre for Creative Learning, Level 3

Image: Art Safari December 2015, Museum of Contemporary Art, Photograph: Jacquie Manning

image for Art Safari

– When

8 November 2016, 10:30-11:30am

– Admission

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