– Highlights

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Special Event

ARTBAR September 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

– Learning Events

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Special Event

ARTBAR September 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

01 Oct, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

Women of Fairfield

07 Oct, 6.00pm

– News from inside the MCA

Please Touch: Tactile Tours for Families

Artist Educator, Brook Morgan gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the development of this new program for families. more

Interview with September film curator Adrian Martin

James Vaughan speaks to Australian arts critic and audiovisual artist Adrian Martin about the month of contemporary Portuguese cinema he has guest curated for the MCA more

Most Memorable: Young Ambassador art adventures

Founding and new members of our Young Ambassador program share their fondest event memories more

– Spotlights from the collection online

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MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

The Program promotes Australian art globally, helping Australian artists reach new audiences.

Digital Excursions


Connect to the MCA from anywhere in Australia for interactive workshops that connect students in real time with creativity and contemporary art.

Digital Excursions or Virtual Excursions enable teachers to enrich classroom teaching without leaving their school, encountering artists and educators in programs designed to support students to develop their own relationship and responses to contemporary art and art making.

Digital Excursions with the MCA are now offered free to all schools

You can connect with us using video conference system (Connected Classroom), Skype, Google Hangouts, Zoom or Facetime.

For more info you might like to read a recent blog piece about the excursion program here.

We currently offer a secondary and a primary program as well as occasional live Q and A style events with artists and curators. See below for more information on these programs.

This (digital excursion) provided students the chance to really understand the conceptual framework and actually be part of it. I was so excited at the uniqueness of the experience and feel it is a way to ignite art teaching in rural and remote schools.

Abigail Sparks, Glen Innes High School, NSW 2015

Colour and Emotion

Stages 2 – 3

Using a fun game show theme classes choose their own path encountering artworks and hands-on activities designed to build students creative muscles.

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The Feelings Were Harder To Dislodge Than I Initially Imagined

Stages 4 – 6

A unique offering to schools inviting students to experience a participatory artwork designed specifically for a remotely connected audience by artist Agatha Gothe-Snape.

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