– Highlights


Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov


Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

– Learning Events

Special Event

ARTBAR September 2017

29 Sep, 7.00pm, MCA


Art Safari

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


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): 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

Fresh picks for Father's Day

Discover the gifts that will help you spoil your dad this Father’s Day. 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.

Jiva Parthipan

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Jiva Parthipan is a director, creative producer and arts worker based in Sydney and working internationally with dance, performance, film and inter-disciplinary art. His work has been seen at the Tate Modern (UK), Birmingham Rep Theatre (UK) ICA- Institute of Contemporary Art (UK), Liveworks at Performance Space (Sydney), and Powerhouse Youth Theatre Fairfield (Sydney). Jiva has a MA in Performance (Distinction) from Goldsmith College, London and was a visiting lecturer at the Central St Martins College of Arts 2003-2009.

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Handfed: no cutlery required

by Jiva Parthipan, May 29, 2017
in Artist and curator Interviews

Why do some cultures prefer to eat with their bare hands while others use knives, forks or chopsticks?