– 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


Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

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


Art + Film

31 Jan, 6.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre


Spoken Word Series

03 Feb, 1.00am, Throughout the 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.

primavera at 25

See artist Heather Douglas creating Irititja Tjuta series

Heather Douglas lives and works in Titjikala, Northern Territory. The Maryvale cattle station became a gathering place for the Titjikala community and southern Arrernte families in the 1940s, when they gravitated to the station to work as stockmen and domestic helpers. In these panels, Douglas remembers and records the past history and activities of the community. See her working on the series 'Irititja Tjuta' in this video recorded by Primavera 2015 curator, Nicole Foreshew during a resear...


Emma White interviewed in 2013 on MCA Collect...

Pedro Wonaeamirri on his practice and works

See artist Heather Douglas creating Irititja ...

Dismantling the well in Titjikala

Installation of Simon Yates 'Brain Scapes' (2...

Abdul Abdullah interviewed in studio for Prim...

Heather Douglas introduces her work Irititja ...

David Griggs discusses 'Hellfire homestead BU...

Gemma Smith discusses her works in MCA Collec...

Yukultji Napangati discusses 'Untitled' (2004)

Rebecca Baumann discusses her works and practice

Agatha Gothe Snape interviewed 2013 for MCA A...