– 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


Laughter Sessions

16 Dec, 2.00pm, Level 3: Creative Studios in NCCL


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Art Baby

06 Feb, 12.30pm, MCA

– 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.


Lights On Later
– Art Electric

Get creative using electronic mediums!

Be inspired by the works in Energies: Haines & Hinterding incorporating electromagnetic signals and electrical circuits and be influenced by the unseen energies that surround us to create your own electronic art.

Thursdays in July 5.30 – 6.30pm
FREE, drop in
National Centre for Creative Learning

Week 1, 2 Jul – Unseen Drawings

Using electromagnetic forces, create drawings of the unseen.

Week 2, 9 Jul – Natural Disasters – Stop Motion

Create a stop motion video from a mini natural disaster model that you build

Week 3, 16 Jul – Mini Moving Electronics

Using everyday materials build a mini electronic model that can move without you touching it.

Week 4, 23 Jul – Light Sculpture

Create a mini sculpture using LED lights

Week 5, 30 Jul – Minecraft Collaboration

Using the video game Minecraft design and collaborate with others to create a virtual artwork installation

Image: Art Electric workshop, 2015, MCA. Photo: Jane Dempster

image for Lights On Later

– When

30 July 2015, 5:30-6:30pm

– Admission

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