– 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.

Contemporary Film Program

Where does art end and cinema begin? Enjoy our new contemporary film series as guest curators blur the lines between art and cinema.

Selected Saturdays, 2pm*
FREE, drop-in
Veolia Lecture Theatre, Level 2

*Times & dates may vary

Art + Film in 2017

From short to feature length, 35mm to camera phone, video and film have become a key medium for contemporary artists today. The accompanying Q&As and artist talks offer further insights into these moving image works.

November 2017

ART + FILM: Pink Flamingos
Wednesday 15 November, 6-8pm

Presented in conjunction with Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean, our Summer International Artist Series exhibition here at the MCA, we are pleased to offer a special screening of Pink Flamingos (1972), a film by acclaimed ‘King of bad taste’ director John Waters.

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