– 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.


MCA Zine Fair 2015

Zine Fair 2016

See here for all the info for 2016

With over 6,000 people set to flock to the MCA, it’s time to put pen, pencil and stencil to paper.

This year, Zine Fair gets even better with over THREE days of activities and zine swapping and selling from Friday May 22 to Sunday May 24. Don’t miss out on your chance to be a part of this 3-day celebration of everything zine.

Showcasing over 100 creators of zines, small press and comics from across the country, find your favourite zine stall’s on both level’s 2 & 3 of the MCA

Workshop details below.

Keep up-to-date with Zine news and join the Facebook event page


Part of Sydney Writers Festival and Supported by Vivid Ideas 2015

Fri 22 May 5-9pm
Sat 23 May 10am-6pm
Sun 24 May 10am-6pm

MCA Level’s 2 & 3

Workshop Schedule

Thu 21 May 6 – 7.30pm
Cut, Paste and Gocco with Miss Helen
Get off the internet and into the world of cut and paste zines. Channel your interest into your very own mini zine from inception to creation.
National Centre for Creative Learning, Level 3
Free, bookings essential

Sat 23 May 11 – 12.30pm
Seeing, Drawing and Publishing with James Gulliver Hancock
Make a small book which communicates a little bit about you!
Veolia Lecture Theatre, Level 2
Free, bookings essential

Sun 24 May 2 – 4pm
Experimental Lettering with Georgia Hill
Experiment with hand lettering in this workshop led by Georgia Hill.
National Centre for Creative Learning, Level 3
Free, bookings essential

Fri 22 May 5 – 9pm
Sat 23 – Sun 24 May 12.30 – 3.30pm
Workshop: World’s Largest Zine Ever!
Contribute a page to our collaborative zine project! We will supply all the materials, all you need to bring are your ideas. Both newcomers to zine-making and experienced zinesters are welcome.
Level 2, Free, drop-in

Sat 23 – Sun 24 May 10 – 5pm
MCA Art Cart
Swap, gift and mail. Find the MCA Art Cart to make your own Zine-inspired post card to send.
Roving throughout the MCA
Free, Drop-in

image for MCA Zine Fair 2015

– When

23 May 2015, 10:00am-6:00pm

– Where


Venue info

– Admission

This event has finished.