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Grayson Perry

10 Dec - 01 May


Mikala Dwyer: MCA Collection

21 Dec - 21 Feb


Being TIWI

21 Dec - 21 Feb

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Sharing The Artist’s Voice

Celebrating the launch of a new video portal, Alex White reflects upon the MCA’s history of producing and sharing interviews with artists and the importance of these activities for the organisation. more

My Pretty Little Sydney: A guide inspired by Grayson Perry

Much like Grayson’s work, Sydney is full of interesting enclaves if you are willing to take a closer look. We teamed up with The Thousands to create a Grayson Perry-inspired guide to Sydney! more

Building Confidence

Artist Educator Sue Salier reflects upon the certainty of youth in relation to our secondary workshop program Unpacking Unseen Images. more

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– Spotlights from the collection online

Volume One: MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection on display

Remain in Light: Photography from the MCA Collections

On tour until October 2015


Watch our latest artist interview with Khaled Sabsabi

Whats On

11 feb 2016


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Thu, 11 feb


Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection

Level 1: Foyer – 45 mins

Tour the MCA Collection with our volunteer guides and discover art, artists and their hidden stories.

Meet in the MCA Foyer.


Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Grayson Perry: My Pretty Little Art Career

Level 3 (Tickets Level 1) – 45 mins

Tour the MCA Collection with our volunteer guides and discover art, artists and their hidden stories.

Meet in the MCA Foyer.


Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Level 1: Information Desk – 10 mins

Hear one of the MCA’s knowledgeable Hosts talk about an artwork of their choice in these short 10 minute sessions.


| Free

Grayson Perry inspired
Pop-up Gin Garden

Ground Floor: Outdoor Terrace –

Bask in long balmy evenings among flora-lined walls and British pomp when the Grayson Perry inspired Gin Garden pops up at the MCA this summer.


Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Pop Shrines

Level 3: Creative Studios in NCCL – 1 hour

Enjoy MCA exhibitions alongside hands-on activities and talks by MCA curators and guides every Thursday evening.


Talk | Free

Celebrate Being Tiwi
Panel Discussion: Experimenting with Print & Painting

Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre – 1 hour 30 mins

Take part in a celebration of Tiwi Island culture and contemporary art practice throughout this special three day program.


Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2016: Michael Harvey

Level 4: Sculpture Terrace – 2 hours

Experience the magic of Circular Quay from the prime vantage point of the MCA Sculpture Terrace, enjoy the sounds of talented performers over dinner and drinks from the MCA Cafe


Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

Throughout the MCA – 45 mins

Let our friendly MCA Guides surprise you with our new summer ‘Mystery Tours’, where every week we feature a mystery theme, artist or exhibition.