– Highlights

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Pipilotti Rist: Sip my ocean

01 Nov - 18 Feb

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Jon Campbell: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 25 Feb

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Word: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 18 Feb

– Learning Events

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Screening

Art + Film

13 Jan, 2.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

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Event

ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA

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Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

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

– 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

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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.

Screening

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

Celebrate NAIDOC (National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee) Week at the MCA with films by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander filmmakers.

Laugh, cry, be amazed and enlightened through a broad selection of films. Accessible to families and audiences of all ages.

2 – 6 Jul, 12.30–2pm
FREE, drop-in
Veolia Lecture Theatre

Sunday 5th July
Films from The Mulka Project, Yirrkala, northeast Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia.

About the Mulka Project 4.47mins
Baywara Manda 27.38min (2013) A Yolngu story created by Yolngu and for Yolngu, Baywara Manda (2013) comes direct to you from remote Yirrkala in Arnhem Land. Telling a true story of once-upon-a-time proportions, Randjupi Mununggurr’s short film is a Mulka Project production, animated with country, on country.
Wandjuk and the pilot 3.18min, Animation by James Marika
Gurrumuru Fish Trap 24.40min

Our Generation (2010)

A documentary film by Sinem Saban & Damien Curtis
Our Generation is an independent documentary film, made over 3 years, that looks at the current state of Indigenous relations in Australia, home to the oldest living culture in the world. Driven by the remote Yolngu peoples of Northeast Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, the film shines a light on the ongoing struggle of Aboriginal people to their culture, lands and basic human rights. It is a call for understanding and action, for black and white Australians to come together to challenge the ongoing racism and assimilation that lie hidden in the “lucky country”. It is also a cry for freedom, on the frontier between worlds, that resonates with the struggles of Indigenous peoples across the globe.
Duration: 73mins


Image Credit: Lucy Parakhina

image for NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Screenings

– When

5 July 2015, 12:30-2:00pm

– Admission

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