– 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.


Booked out Members' Exclusive
– Family Friendly Tours

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Join us for a Members exclusive family-friendly exploration of contemporary art.

Bring the kids, grandkids or nieces and nephews and enjoy artist-educator led tours of our current exhibitions. The tours are suitable for children aged 4–12 years, accompanied by the parents or guardian.

These 45 minute adventures offer an exciting opportunity for families to discover contemporary art in a fun and playful learning environment.

Sun 15 May, 10.30am & 11.30am
FREE for Members and their family
Limited spaces so early booking advised
Meet in the NCCL Foyer Level 3

Image: Art Safari, featured: Brook Andrew, Loop. A Model of how the world operates, 2008, installation view, MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2015, wall painting, animated neon, electrical components, variable, Museum of Contemporary Art, purchased with funds provided by the Coe and Mordant families, 2008, photograph: Jacquie Manning.

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– When

15 May 2016, 11:30am-12:15pm

– Admission

This event has finished.