– Highlights


Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov


Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events


Art Safari

27 Oct, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017

27 Oct, 7.00pm, MCA


Keynote lecture by Pipilotti Rist

05 Nov, 1.00pm, Level 6: Harbourside Room

– News from inside the MCA

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

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

– 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.

Special Event

Sunday Family Fun Day
– Pattern & Repetition

This monthly event lets the whole family celebrate their creativity. Explore MCA exhibitions with specially designed activity sheets then get hands-on with an art-making activity.

Ages 4-12
Last Sunday of the month, 10.30-4pm

Sun 25 Oct, 2015

Create a non-traditional textile with us this Sunday!
Pick up a Pattern & Repetition Sketch card from the National Centre for Creative Learning and head to the MCA Collection to explore the love and patience behind these works as you listen to the hidden sounds of patterns and discover the movements used to create them!
Use pattern and repetition to interlace everyday objects and create a colourful artwork you can hang or wear!

Drop-in, we welcome $5 donation per family
Creative Studios, National Centre for Creative Learning

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– When

25 October 2015, 10:30am-4:00pm

– Admission

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