– 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.


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
– Curious Inventors

Calling all curious inventors!

Join us for a week long art making extravaganza inspired by current exhibition New Romance: art & the posthuman

Explore virtual worlds, make friends with robots and discover imaginary creatures on your expedition through the gallery, then teleport your way to the National Centre for Creative Learning for fun artmaking activities!

Put on your lab goggles and prepare to tinker with recycled and unusual materials to create magical hybrid creatures, experiment with drawing machines and step into a giant diorama of a futuristic world.

Ages 4+
Tuesday 5 – Saturday 9 July 2016
10.30am – 4pm
Drop-in, we welcome a $5 donation per family
Creative Studios, National Centre for Creative Learning
AUSLAN interpreter available on request with 10 days’ notice required Ph: 9245 2484

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– When

7 July 2016, 10:30am-4:00pm

– Admission

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