– 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 Trivia

Artist, writer and performer Mish Grigor hosts our silly-season, 'art in popular culture’ trivia nights. Bring a friend or three (or make some new ones!) have a laugh and enjoy a merry drink up on the Sculpture Terrace.
Fabulous prizes up for grabs including gorgeous items from the MCA Store and Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career tickets

All ages welcome, no experience necessary.
Thurs 3, 10 & 17 Dec, 6:15 –7:15pm
FREE, drop-in
Sculpture Terrace, Level 4, Museum of Contemporary Art.

Lights On Later…
Enjoy MCA exhibitions alongside hands-on activities and talks by MCA curators and guides every Thursday evening. Wind down over a glass of wine, a bite to eat and live music from Sydney DJs on the MCA Sculpture Terrace.

Image: MCA Zine Fair, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, May 2015, photograph: Maja Baska

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– When

10 December 2015, 6:15-7:15pm

– Admission

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