– Highlights

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Special Event

ARTBAR April 2017

Today, 6.45pm, MCA

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

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Exhibition

The National 2017

30 Mar - 18 Jun

– Learning Events

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Special Event

ARTBAR April 2017

Today, 6.45pm, MCA

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Workshop

Workshop

03 May, 6.30pm, Level 3: Digital Studio in NCCL

– News from inside the MCA

Young Art Lovers' Book List

To celebrate World Book Day (Sunday 23 April) the MCA Store and MCA Learning crew have teamed up to put together a selection of fun, inspiring and engaging titles sure to spark the imaginations of budding artists and creative thinkers. more

From the archives: Curious catalogue

Never judge a book by its cover? In this issue of our monthly archive series, MCA Archives and Records Management Coordinator, Stephanie, leafs through some unusual pages more

Girl On Film: Erin Coates

The National 2017: New Australian Art artist Erin Coates gets in the driving seat for our April film experience 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.

Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April
– The National 2017: New Australian Art

Held at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Carriageworks and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA), this conference will address current critical thinking and art practices in contemporary Australian art, responding specifically to artworks and artists in The National 2017: New Australian Art exhibition.

Join art-making workshops and discussions with contemporary artists, connect with curators and education specialists from 3 key institutions and explore new ideas and strategies for the classroom with your colleagues.

For any enquiries please contact learning.booking@mca.com.au

The Art Gallery of NSW and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia are endorsed to provide QTC registered professional development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher level. Completing The National 2017: new Australian art educators conference you will contribute 7 hours of QTC addressing 2.1.2, 2.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 6.2.2 and 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Accreditation in NSW.

Top Image: Nell, With things being as they are… (detail), 2016-17, mixed media, courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney and Station Gallery, Melbourne and © the artist, photograph: Jessica Maurer

Bottom Image: Ronnie van Hout, To Love and be Loved in Return, installation view, Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney, 7 June – 12 July 2014. Image courtesy the artist, Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney and Station Gallery, Melbourne. Photo Simon Hewson

Conference Schedule

Carriageworks:
Thursday 6 April
Evening reception 6–8pm
Museum of Contemporary Art:
Friday 7 April, 9am–12.30pm
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Friday 7 April, 1.30–4.30pm

All events fully catered
18+

Find the full schedule here

Tickets & Pricing

General: $180
Concession: $144*
Low SES School teachers: $144
Art Pathways teachers: Free

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Low SES School & Art Pathways teacher tickets can be purchased by Emailing Art Gallery of NSW: pp@ag.nsw.gov.au

Please note OzTix accepts credit card payments only. If you require to pay via invoice, cheque or another type of payment not offered by our ticketing provider, please contact MCA booking office:
P +61 2 9250 8441
E Learning.Booking@mca.com.au

Ticket Conditions

*Concession: Tertiary/TAFE/ESL Students with photo ID, Senior’s Card holders, Unemployed/Concession Card holders, Nava card holders

*This ticket gives you access to the evening reception at Carriageworks and the whole day at the MCA and AGNSW.

*Please note that transport between venues is not included (The walk from MCA to AGNSW takes about 20 minutes. Train from Circular Quay to St James takes 14 mins).

*Evening reception only tickets available for friends of conference attendees, when you book a conference ticket.

*Booking fees will apply

Photography

Please note that photographs will be taken throughout the day and may be published by the MCA, AGNSW, Carriageworks and partner organisations. If you do not wish to be photographed please let us know on the day.

The Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia are endorsed to provide QTC registered professional development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher level. Completing The National 2017: New Australian Art Educators conference you will contribute 7 hours of QTC addressing 2.1.2, 2.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 6.2.2 and 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Accreditation in NSW.

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– When

Thu 6 April, 6-8pm: Carriageworks
Fri 7 April, 9am–12.30pm: MCA
Fri 7 April, 1.30–4.30pm: AGNSW

– Admission

This event has finished.

Booking fees apply

Buy tickets here