– 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 Aug

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Art Safari

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

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Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017

27 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA

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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): 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

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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.

Screening

Contemporary Film program
– The pleasure of being robbed

In April we kick off our Contemporary Film program, in partnership with the Melbourne International Film Festival, with a focus on five films by emerging New York film makers, Joshua and Benny Safdie and Alex Ross Perry.

Sat 16 April 2016, 2pm
FREE, drop-in
Veolia Lecture Theatre

The pleasure of being robbed

Director – Joshua Safdie
Year: 2008
Running Time: 80 mins
Rated: MA

Eléonore is young, curious and a kleptomaniac. Lonely and childlike, she wanders the streets of New York City, a free-spirited thief who is searching for meaning and wonder in the bags of the people she encounters.

“Delightful… A fresh original work and one that bears the marks of New Wave-era cinema.” – Salon

Image credit: Poster, courtesy Visit Films

image for Contemporary Film program

– When

16 April 2016, 2:00-3:20pm

– Admission

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