– 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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Workshop

Art Safari

22 Sep, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Performance

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23 Sep, 2.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

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Event

Genext

24 Sep, 6.00pm, Throughout the MCA

– 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 Hissy Fit

This Halloween eve, MCA ARTBAR gets darker than ever as artist trio Hissy Fit curate an apocalyptic night for ARTBAR: Dystopia. Scream your face off:

  • Get up close with artist Justin Shoulder’s full face and body sculptures; blurring the line between ‘worn’ and ‘performed’.
  • Conspiracy theory fan? Uncover secret symbology inside the MCA with a performance-lecture by Giselle Stanborough
  • Play up schoolyard nostalgia with Louise Zhang’s strawberry milk fountain artwork
  • Dance ‘til your last breath when DJ Sveta and The Smuts serve music on the rooftop terrace
  • Dress in your best dystopian outfit. Think Mad Max, Hackers and Tank Girl
  • PLUS drinks, eats, live art and installations from Toby K, Kelly Doley, Salote Tawale and more

#MCAARTBAR driven by Audi Australia

ARTBAR happens after dark every month. Exhibitions, music, design and live acts come together under the direction of a guest curator, transforming the MCA into a pulsating piece of performance art.

Buy Tickets Here

Throughout the MCA
$20/$15 MCA Members and Concessions*
$25 on the door (subject to availability)
Ages 18 +

Prepare to be surprised and inspired as the MCA brings you ARTBAR – curated by artists.



Image Credit: Kelly Doley and Hissy Fit

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– When

30 October 2015, 7:00-11:00pm

– Where

MCA

Venue info

– Admission

This event has finished.

Booking fees apply

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