– 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

Value Your Mind
– Mental Health Month Drop-in Event

Drop-in to the National Centre for Creative Learning for an afternoon and evening of badge-making, inkblot experimentation and collaborative art-making in response to our current exhibitions Aleks Danko: MY FELLOW AUS-TRA-ALIENS and Matthys Gerber and the Mental Health Month theme, Value Your Mind.

Explore the interactive and sensory Jackson Bella Room and join Bella Room artist David Capra and his collaborator Teena the dachshund in conversation with arts writer Carrie Miller about her search for the perfect 'mind dog’, a furry pal who helps when it comes to managing the world’s pressures.

Learn how students from Woniora Road School use art-making to map and navigate their emotional landscapes, and contribute your own tips and tricks for valuing your mind in a collaborative artworks to be part of raising mental health awareness.

In partnership with Northern Sydney Local Health District Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Specialist Rehabilitation Service.

Image: MCA Mental Health Month Event 2014 image © MCA

image for Value Your Mind

– When

8 October 2015, 4:00-8:30pm

– Admission

This event has finished.