– 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.

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.