– Highlights

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Exhibition

Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Exhibition

Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

– Learning Events

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Special Event

ARTBAR September 2017

29 Sep, 7.00pm, MCA

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Workshop

Art Safari

10 Oct, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Talk

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): 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

Fresh picks for Father's Day

Discover the gifts that will help you spoil your dad this Father’s Day. more

– Spotlights from the collection online

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MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

The Program promotes Australian art globally, helping Australian artists reach new audiences.

Special Event

ARTBAR
– curated by Heath Franco & Jodie Whalen

Continue the love of Valentine’s Day as husband and wife artist duo Heath and Jodie bring us encounters with Love and Fear.

Take part on the night:

  • Declare love in Commitment Ceremonies lead by Jodie and Heath. Partners, siblings, best friends…anyone who has a declaration of love to make!
  • Enjoy the sassy chorus of the Bad Bitch Choir. Reworking hits by TLC, Arctic Monkeys and Salt-N-Pepa
  • Strip down for life drawing class. Draw nudes, in the nude
  • Wonder at a warped remake of Katy Perry’s ‘California Gurls’ music video. A video portrait by artist Daniel McKewan
  • Cut a rug to DJ Sveta spinning the decks on the Sculpture Terrace
  • Learn the history of Love and Fear in cinema with Jay Katz aka the original Movie Guy
  • Last chance to see the Chuck Close exhibition!

Plus contributions from Abdul Abdullah and other artist announced on ARTBAR Facebook page

For a little extra* ($10) see Chuck Close: Prints, Process and Collaboration.

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Art, music, performance and design collide. Encounters with artists after dark at the MCA. Ages 18 +

*Tickets are only valid for use on Fri 27 Feb during ARTBAR. Exhibition closes at 9.30pm sharp, last entry at 9pm.

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– When

27 February 2015, 7:00-11:00pm

– Where

MCA

Venue info

– Admission

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