– 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.

Exhibition in Focus

Students sitting in the gallery with an Artist Educator

Students sitting in the MCA Galleries with Artist Educator, Giselle Stanborough

An in-depth investigation of an exhibition

Zero in on an artist’s practice through an examination of their concepts, process and approach to materials. Reflect on curatorial decision making by identify unifying themes and ideas within the exhibition.

Program Details

Gallery Exploration (60 minutes)
$160 per group of 15 students

Gallery Exploration (90 minutes)
$180 per group of 15 students

Gallery Exploration + Creative Studio Session (90 minutes)
$190 per group of 15 students

Gallery Exploration + Creative Studio Session (120 minutes)
$220 per group of 15 students

To book your program, fill out the booking request form
Don’t forget to select 'yes’ for your chosen extensions!

Please note: The National: New Australian Art 2017 exhibition contains explicit content.

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Contact us via email with any queries learning@mca.com.au

Curriculum Links (Stages 4-6)

VISUAL ARTS: Critical and Historical Studies – critical and historical practice, interpretation, conceptual framework, frames, significant art histories and critical narratives.
PHOTOGRAPHIC AND DIGITAL MEDIA/ PHOTOGRAPHY, VIDEO AND DIGITAL IMAGING: Critical and Historical Interpretations – critical and historical practice, conceptual framework, frames, critical accounts.