– 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

Film Picks: Chuck Close

Artists David Capra, Julie Fragar, Emily Hunt and Curator Glenn Barkley bring you films inspired by the work of Chuck Close.

Sat 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Jan, 2pm

Sat 31
Under the Rainbow
98 minutes
1981
Director: Steve Rash
Classification: PG
Artist David Capra has long been interested in the actors that played munchkins in the 1939 film the Wizard of Oz. David has been a member of the International Wizard of Oz club since age 7. Due to this obsession his choice is Under the Rainbow. In a classic screwball comedy style, Under the Rainbow follows the adventures of the little people in a Hollywood hotel who are auditioning to star in the classic film.

David will introduce the film and present footage from a recent meeting with Betty Ann Bruno who portrayed a munchkin at age 7.

FREE, drop-in
Please be seated by 2pm


Chuck Close, Self-Portrait (Yellow Raincoat), 2013, archival watercolour pigment print (90º) on Hahnemühle rag paper, edition of 10, © Chuck Close in association with Magnolia Editions, Oakland, courtesy Pace Gallery, photograph courtesy Magnolia Editions, Oakland and Pace Gallery

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– When

31 January 2015, 2:00-3:29pm

– Admission

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