– 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


Art + Film

13 Jan, 2.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

23 Jan, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– 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.


Audio-description tour
– The National 2017

For blind or vision-impaired visitors.

This tour is led by trained Artist-Educators and will give detailed audio description of selected artworks in The National 2017: New Australian Art with an opportunity for discussion. Followed by morning tea in the MCA Cafe.

Saturday 29 April, 10am–12noon
FREE, booking essential
Meet in the MCA Foyer

Call 02 9245 2400 or email to confirm your spot accesstours@mca.com.au Group reservations also available on request.

Image: Karen Mills, Claypan, 2016, dry pigment and ochre on linen, private collection, Melbourne, image courtesy the artist and Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne

image for Audio-description tour

– When

29 April 2017, 10:00am-noon

– Where

Level 3

Venue info

– Admission

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