– Highlights

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Event

Genext

Today, 6.00pm, Throughout the MCA

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Exhibition

Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Exhibition

Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

– News from inside the MCA

Six Films that Changed My Life (for better or worse): Laura Hindmarsh

Primavera 2017 artist Laura Hindmarsh shares six films ahead of her specially curated edition of Art + Film on Saturday 16 September. more

The Many Guises of Jenny Watson

We’ll take you through some of Watson’s many alter egos that are currently housed in our Level 3 Galleries. more

Fresh picks for Father's Day

Discover the gifts that will help you spoil your dad this Father’s Day. 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.

Performance

Michaela Davies
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EMS (or Electronic Muscle Stimulation) sees an electrical current pass through the muscles of a performer to produce sounds not otherwise achieved through conventional performance. By expanding the musical possibilities of both the musician and their instrument, Davies asks, is the performer playing, or being played?

Image: Michaela Davies, The Involuntary String Quartet 2013, image courtesy and © the artist

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– Admission

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