– Highlights


Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

01 Nov - 18 Feb


Jon Campbell: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 25 Feb


Word: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 18 Feb

– Learning Events


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

23 Jan, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning


Art Baby

06 Feb, 12.30pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

The Importance of Laughter

We sat down with laughter connoisseur Shari Coventry from Sydney Laughter to discover the truth about laughter and why we need it ahead of this month’s Laughter Sessions. more

Coming up in 2018…

Next year is one of the most exciting and diverse seasons yet. Find out what’s on. more

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

– 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.


Sunday Family Fun Day

This exciting seasonal event invites families to explore contemporary art together! Investigate MCA exhibitions with artist-created Sketch activity cards, then get hands-on with fun art-making activities in the National Centre for Creative Learning!

Exchange ideas with artists, meet other art-loving families and be inspired by different exhibitions each season!

Upcoming dates

2017 dates for your diary

10.30am – 4pm
Ages 4-12
Drop-in, we welcome $5 donation per family
National Centre for Creative Learning, Level 3

The MCA welcomes all visitors and is committed to making its programs and services accessible to everyone.

An Auslan interpreter will be available during this program 10.30am–12.30pm. Please contact learning@mca.com.au to book an Auslan Interpreter for an alternative time.

Would you like to request additional support?
The MCA can provide specific support for family members with physical, intellectual, learning and sensory access requirements. Please note, this service is subject to Artist Educator availability. Please contact learning@mca.com.au to make a request.

'My kids are always talking about how much fun they have at the MCA. It’s such a friendly and relaxing environment which makes it easy to enjoy contemporary art with my family, thanks MCA!’ – Sunday Family Fun Day participant