– 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


Laughter Sessions

16 Dec, 2.00pm, Level 3: Creative Studios in NCCL


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


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.


– Craft Singles in Colour Fields

We have teamed up with the crew from Work-Shop to deliver a series of creative workshops on Wednesday nights in our summer pop-up bar, Colour Fields, inspired by Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean.

Fresh from a tour of Byron Bay and Splendour in the Grass, Craft Singles is the best thing that’s happened for singles since Tinder!

Join the Work-Shop crew for an evening of dating, fun and games, curated by the Queen of Craft Singles, Kalia Perusco.

Wednesday 29 November 2017, 6-7.30pm
Colour Fields Pop-up bar, Ground floor Terrace
Booking essential, tickets limited
General $60
15% discount for MCA Members

Ladies tickets are now SOLD OUT but we’ve still got a few spots available for the gents.


How it all works….

13 Guys, 13 Girls, 8 craft challenges.
You will pair up and work together to complete a christmas crafty challenge, ranging from origami to mixtape felt badges to Jenga chaos….

When the bell rings after 5 minutes, you move on to the next challenge and next eligible single. Easy!


Food & Drinks to get you in the mood…

•A big batch of Work-Shop’s secret “Love Potion” wine, beer and snacks
•Your matches emailed to you after the event

•Your winning smile and an open mind!

Stay tuned for our upcoming Queer Craft Singles

Inclusive Access
We offer support for anyone with access needs as a free supplement to all MCA programs. For more information and to make a request, please contact
mail@mca.com.au or find information regarding Bella programs exclusively for people with access requirements HERE

Image: MCA – Colour Fields popup bar, photo Anna Kucera

image for WORKSHOP

– When

29 November 2017, 6:00-7:30pm

– Admission

This event has finished.

Booking fees apply

Buy tickets here