– Highlights


Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov


Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events


Art Safari

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

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017

27 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA


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

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
– The House of HA-HA-HA!

Get set for a hilarious school holiday happening! Take a walk on the wild side as you delve into Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS.

Play with words and everyday objects to create a collaborative installation.

‘We are CONTEMPORARY KIDS! We love coming to this program every holiday’
-A Contemporary Kid participant

Ages 4+
Tuesday 22 to Saturday 26 September,
Drop-in, we welcome a $5 donation per family
Creative Studios, National Centre for Creative Learning

*Note: On Friday 25 Sept the space will close at 3pm

For more kids and families programs click here

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– When

25 September 2015, 10:30am-3:00pm

– Admission

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