– Highlights

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec


Kader Attia

12 Apr - 30 Jul


Jenny Watson

05 Jul - 02 Oct

– Learning Events

Special Event

ARTBAR June 2017

30 Jun, 7.00pm, MCA


NAIDOC Week 2017

05 Jul, 5.30pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre


Master Class For Teachers

09 Jul, 10.00am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– News from inside the MCA

5 Years of ARTBAR

Roaming carrots, Hummer limos, tea ceremonies and bikes in the galleries. Five years proof that anything can happen at #MCAARTBAR more

MCA at the 2017 Venice Biennale

Canals, cats and curators. Clothilde Bullen reflects on the experience of attending the 2017 Venice Biennale on the occasion of Tracey Moffat’s Australian Pavilion. more

From the archives: Unconventional Materials

From the Archives is our blog series unearthing gems from the MCA’s archives, written by resident archivist Stephanie Ferrara 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.

Bella Plus Connect

Monthly Community Drop-in Program for individuals and groups with disability or access requirements

Create, explore and build your social and professional networks. You are welcome to attend by yourself, in a group, with your support provider or with members of your family.

Meet and connect with Artist Educators and other participants in the National Centre for Creative Learning for this flexible and accessible program. Choose from a variety of art-making and professional development activities, join a gallery exploration or visit the Bella Room.

A group of participants making art in the creative studio

Bella Plus Connect program 2015 Image © Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, photograph: Anna Kucera

Make a booking

Bella Plus Connect is open to individual and group bookings of all sizes subject to the number of places available on the program.

To make a booking please contact Kate de Greef at MCA Learning on 02 9245 2400 or via the National Relay Service.


Cost: FREE

Time: Drop-in between 11:30am – 1:00pm

Date: First Monday of every month (except January)

Bookings: Advance bookings are essential as numbers are limited.

Cancellations: Please give notice as soon as possible if you are unable to attend Bella Plus Connect – reasonable notice of cancellation enables us to make your place in the program available to others.