– 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


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

23 Jan, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning


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.


Members Tour & Lunch
– Word: MCA Collection & Jon Campbell: MCA Collection

Don’t miss the first Members tour & lunch for 2018!

Explore works that engage with language and text with an MCA Artist-Educator, in new exhibitions, Word: MCA Collection and Jon Campbell: MCA Collection.

Continue the conversation over lunch with like-minded art lovers in the MCA Cafe where you’ll enjoy a shared entrée, a main meal from the seasonal menu and a glass of Bimbadgen Art Series wine, finished off with tea or coffee.

Tuesday 6 February 2018, 1–3pm
Level 1 & MCA Cafe
$42 for Members
$50 for Guests of Members
Booking fees apply


Not a member? Join today!

Word: MCA Collection and Jon Campbell: MCA Collection showcase works from the Museum’s Collection that engage with language and text. Presented across the Level 1 South and North galleries, these works encompass painting, printmaking, sculpture, installation and video.
Co-curated by Natasha Bullock, Anna Davis, Rachel Kent.

Image: Joan Ross, The claiming of things (still), 2012, single-channel digital video animation, colour, sound, Museum of Contemporary Art, donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by the artist, 2015, image courtesy the artist and Museum of Contemporary Art Australia © the artist

image for Members Tour & Lunch

– When

6 February 2018, 1:00-3:00pm

– Admission

Members: $42
Guest of Member: $50

Booking fees apply

Buy tickets here