– Highlights

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Workshop

Art Safari

Today, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Event

Artbar November 2017

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Art Safari

Today, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Event

Artbar November 2017

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Event

GENEXT

10 Dec, 6.00pm, 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

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MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

The Program promotes Australian art globally, helping Australian artists reach new audiences.

Khadim Ali, The Arrival of Demons, 2017, installation view, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2016, supported by Veolia Environmental Services, image courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery © the artist

Whats On

 

 

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– Specific Needs

– Language

– Professional Development

– Highlighted events

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Tranquil Practice

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Workshop

Understanding Mindfulness Workshop
Explore mindfulness meditation

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Talk

Meet the Artists
MCA Collection

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Special Event | Free

#heartsforart
Valentine's Day at the MCA

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Workshop

Understanding Mindfulness Workshop
Explore mindfulness meditation

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Todd McMillan

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Tour

Naturist Tour
International Women’s Day

Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio
with Abdul Abdullah

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: James Newitt

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Angelica Mesiti

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Daniel Crooks

Special Event

ARTBAR March 2017
Curated by Jess Johnson and Simon Ward

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Rough Raw and Magic in Australia

Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
The Art of Slow

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Post Human Architectures

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

Event

Creative Connections

Event | Free

MCA Zine Fair 2017

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Performance

Tribunal
Theatre Performance

Event

HANDFED
Three courses, no cutlery, one conversation

Performance | Free

Performance
Hope in a Dark Age: Locust Jones

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Performance

Tribunal
Theatre Performance

Workshop

Art Safari
Puzzling Portraits

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Tracey Moffatt

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Special Event

ARTBAR June 2017
Curated by Latai Taumoepeau

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Selected films by the Mulka Project

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Event | Free

NAIDOC Week 2017
Singing Up Country

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
BabaKiueria & Black Panther Woman

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Ten Canoes

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Talk

Artist Talk
Jenny Watson

Event

Master Class For Teachers
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy/ Booked Out

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Event | Free

Genext
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

Special Event

ARTBAR July 2017
Curated by Claudia Nicholson

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

Event | Free

NEW MEMBERS TOUR
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Event

Engaging Students with disability

Event

Engaging Students with disability

Talk | Free

Artist Talk
Primavera 2017: Ancient Futures

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

Special Event

ARTBAR August 2017
Curated by Julie Rrap

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

Screening

ART + FILM
Curated by Laura Hindmarsh

Performance

dis/ordered
Performance by Clive Parkinson (UK)

Event | Free

Genext
Primavera 2017: Young Australian Artists

Special Event

ARTBAR September 2017
Primavera Edition: Curated by Elena Papanikolakis and Kynan Tan

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

Talk | Free

Why Painting?

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017
Curated by Caroline Garcia

Workshop

Creative Connections
for Early Childhood Teachers

Talk

Keynote lecture by Pipilotti Rist
Our eyes are blood driven cameras/ Booked out

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places

Event | Free

GENEXT GOES WEST
Parramatta Artists Studios

Workshop | Free

TeachMeet:
Creative Arts is being hosted by the MCA

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places

Event

Artbar November 2017
Curated by Lucy Simpson

Event | Free

GENEXT
Pipilotti Rist

– Events

Wed, 14 dec

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 15 dec

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Tatsuo Miyajima/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Tatsuo Miyajima/ Booked out

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

6:00PM

Workshop | Free

Lights On Later
Tranquil Practice

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
Off the Cuff

Fri, 16 dec

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 17 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Around a Small Mountain

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 18 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Mon, 19 dec

1:00PM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

Tue, 20 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

Wed, 21 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

Thu, 22 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 23 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 24 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

2:00PM

Screening | Free

21 Nights With Patti

Mon, 26 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Tue, 27 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Wed, 28 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Thu, 29 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 30 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 31 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Sun, 1 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Mon, 2 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Tue, 3 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Wed, 4 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

Thu, 5 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 6 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 7 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 8 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Mon, 9 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

Tue, 10 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

Wed, 11 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
January 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
January 2017: Hannah Robinson

6:30PM

Workshop

Lights on Later
Ikebana for Beginners/ Booked out

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Art + Conversation
Booked out

Thu, 12 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 13 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 14 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:30PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 15 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Tue, 17 jan

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

6:00PM

Tour

Members Exclusive: After-hours Tours
Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect with everything

Wed, 18 jan

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

Thu, 19 jan

10:00AM

Event | Free

Signwriter at work
Emotional Wall with Everything Else

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 20 jan

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

12:30PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 21 jan

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

12:30PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 22 jan

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Thu, 26 jan

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 27 jan

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR January 2017
Curated by Louise Zhang

Sat, 28 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

12:30PM

Workshop

Understanding Mindfulness Workshop
Explore mindfulness meditation

Sun, 29 jan

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Wed, 1 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
February 2017/ Booked out

6:00PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
February 2017: Sparrows & Goo

6:30PM

Workshop

Lights On Later/ Booked out
Kintsugi: The Art of Mending

6:30PM

Talk

Meet the Artists
MCA Collection

Thu, 2 feb

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
Primavera at 25:MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
Primavera at 25:MCA Collection

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 3 feb

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 4 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 5 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Tue, 7 feb

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect with Everything

Wed, 8 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 9 feb

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 10 feb

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 11 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sun, 12 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Tue, 14 feb

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

#heartsforart
Valentine's Day at the MCA

7:00PM

Tour

Stuart Ringholt
Naturist Tour/ Booked out

Wed, 15 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Tour | Free

New Members Welcome

Thu, 16 feb

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 17 feb

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Lovely Lines/ Booked out

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 18 feb

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-Described Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

Sun, 19 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Tue, 21 feb

10:00AM

Event | Free

United Nations Mother Language Day 2017

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
Primavera at 25:MCA Collection

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
Primavera at 25:MCA Collection

6:00PM

Tour

Members Exclusive: After-hours Tours
Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect with everything

Wed, 22 feb

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 23 feb

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library
February 2017

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 24 feb

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR February 2017
Curated by Reko Rennie

Sat, 25 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

12:30PM

Workshop

Understanding Mindfulness Workshop
Explore mindfulness meditation

Sun, 26 feb

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Mon, 27 feb

6:00PM

Tour

Members Exclusive: After-hours Tours
Tatsuo Miyajima: Connect with everything

Wed, 1 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
March 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Workshop

Lights On Later
Paint with Abdul/ Booked out

6:30PM

Talk

Meet the Artists
Exploring Primavera Across 25 Years

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
March 2017: Setwun

7:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

Thu, 2 mar

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked Out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 3 mar

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 4 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Todd McMillan

Sun, 5 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext
Connect With Everything

Tue, 7 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

Wed, 8 mar

6:45AM

Tour

Naturist Tour
International Women’s Day

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:00AM

Special Event | Free

Celebrate International Women’s Day
2017

Thu, 9 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio
with Abdul Abdullah

Sat, 11 mar

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: James Newitt

Wed, 15 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 16 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Fri, 17 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Sat, 18 mar

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Angelica Mesiti

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Sun, 19 mar

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Tue, 21 mar

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

Wed, 22 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Fri, 24 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours/ Booked out

Sat, 25 mar

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Daniel Crooks

Sun, 26 mar

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
March 2017

Wed, 29 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

2:00PM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Thu, 30 mar

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library
March 2017

Fri, 31 mar

11:30AM

Talk | Free

Artist Talks:
The National Opening Events

12:30PM

Talk | Free

Panel: Curatorial Models
Collaboration and Contemporary art/ Booked out

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR March 2017
Curated by Jess Johnson and Simon Ward

Sat, 1 apr

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Rough Raw and Magic in Australia

Tue, 4 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns/ Booked out

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
The National: New Australian Art/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns/ Booked out

Wed, 5 apr

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
April 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Workshop

Experimental Casting Workshop
Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
April 2017: Emma Davis

7:00PM

Event | Free

ART + CONVERSATION
The National: New Australian Art/ Booked out

Thu, 6 apr

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

6:00PM

Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Fri, 7 apr

9:00AM

Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April
The National 2017: New Australian Art

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Marco Fusinato
Parallel Collisions, 2008/17

Sat, 8 apr

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
The Art of Slow

Tue, 11 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

11:00AM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
Kader Attia

Wed, 12 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

12:30PM

Talk

In Conversation
Kader Attia/ Cancelled

Thu, 13 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Fri, 14 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Sat, 15 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Post Human Architectures

Sun, 16 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017: Different Dimensions

Tue, 18 apr

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

Sat, 22 apr

7:00AM

Tour

NATURIST TOUR
Booked out

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Rewriting the city; subtle, subversive physical acts

Sun, 23 apr

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext
Kader Attia

Thu, 27 apr

9:00AM

Event

Namuru: Teachers Professional Development (Secondary)

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library
April 2017

Fri, 28 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Perfect Patterns

7:00PM

Special Event | Entry by donation

ARTBAR April 2017
Curated by Bhenji Ra

Sat, 29 apr

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-description tour
The National 2017

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Beautiful and Deathly Nature: New World Gothic

Wed, 3 may

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
May 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Workshop

Workshop
with artist Elizabeth Pulie / Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
May 2017: Ross Henry

Thu, 4 may

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

Sat, 6 may

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

Tue, 9 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

Fri, 12 may

9:00AM

Event

Creative Connections

Sat, 13 may

12:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
The National 2017

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
The National 2017

Sun, 14 may

9:00AM

Event

MOTHER’S DAY BREAKFAST & TOUR
Members Exclusive/ Booked Out

Tue, 16 may

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Kader Attia

Wed, 17 may

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
Kader Attia

Thu, 18 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

International Museum Day
Guided Tours

1:00PM

Tour | Free

International Museum Day
Guided Tours

Sun, 21 may

10:30AM

Event | Free

MCA Zine Fair 2017

10:30AM

Event | Free

Workshop: Project Yourself
MCA Zine Fair 2017

10:30AM

Event | Free

Workshop: Zine Garden
MCA Zine Fair 2017

11:00AM

Event | Free

Music: Hannah Robinson
MCA Zine Fair 2017

1:30PM

Event | Free

Panel Discussion: Instituting Change
MCA Zine Fair 2017

3:00PM

Event | Free

Music: Clypso
MCA Zine Fair 2017

Tue, 23 may

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

Wed, 24 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Event | Free

NEW MEMBERS TOUR
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday/ Booked out

Thu, 25 may

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library
May 2017

Fri, 26 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR May 2017
Vivid Edition: Curated by Julia Gorman

Sat, 27 may

9:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sun, 28 may

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
The National 2017: New Australian Art

12:00PM

Talk | Entry by donation

Special Event: Family Artist Talk
with Peter Maloney

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Wed, 31 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Thu, 1 jun

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Fri, 2 jun

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sat, 3 jun

10:00AM

Event | Free

We Need to Talk
Conversation Wall

10:30AM

Workshop

Weaving Workshop/ Booked out
with Steven Russell & Phyllis Stewart

11:00AM

Talk | Free

Ngara
A Forum on Creating Change

11:00AM

Event | Free

Reading Corner
Little Egypt

11:30AM

Screening | Free

Drop-in Screening
Humans of Genext

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
Kader Attia

12:30PM

Workshop | Free

Assumptions Roulette

1:00PM

Talk | Free

In Discussion
Cigdem Aydemir: I Will Always Love You

1:00PM

Talk | Free

In Discussion
Cigdem Aydemir: I Will Always Love You

2:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
Kader Attia

2:00PM

Screening | Free

Film Screening + Q & A
Reflecting Memory (2016)

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

6:00PM

Performance

Tribunal
Theatre Performance

Sun, 4 jun

9:00AM

Event

HANDFED
Three courses, no cutlery, one conversation

10:00AM

Event | Free

We Need to Talk
Conversation Wall

10:30AM

Workshop

Weaving Workshop/ Booked out
with Steven Russell & Phyllis Stewart

11:00AM

Event | Free

Reading Corner
Little Egypt

12:00PM

Performance | Free

Performance
Hope in a Dark Age: Locust Jones

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

6:00PM

Performance

Tribunal
Theatre Performance

Tue, 6 jun

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Puzzling Portraits

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Puzzling Portraits

Wed, 7 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
June 2017: Sonic Gestures/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
June 2017: Marcus Corowa

6:30PM

Talk

Artist Talk
A Night with Nell

Thu, 8 jun

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Fri, 9 jun

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sat, 10 jun

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sun, 11 jun

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Tue, 13 jun

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Wed, 14 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Artist Room: Lena Yarinkura

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

6:00PM

Workshop

Ruinart Sundown Sketch Deluxe
June 2017/ Booked out

Thu, 15 jun

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Fri, 16 jun

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sat, 17 jun

9:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Tracey Moffatt

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sun, 18 jun

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Tue, 20 jun

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

Wed, 21 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

2:00PM

Special Event | Free

Bella Room Launch & Open Day
Lucky Charms

6:00PM

Special Event | Free

Bella Room Launch & Open Day
Lucky Charms

Fri, 23 jun

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Puzzling Portraits/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Puzzling Portraits/ Booked out

Wed, 28 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Fri, 30 jun

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR June 2017
Curated by Latai Taumoepeau

Mon, 3 jul

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Selected films by the Mulka Project

Tue, 4 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

11:00AM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Tall Man

Wed, 5 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Buckskin

5:30PM

Talk | Free

NAIDOC Week 2017
Forum: Speaking Our Language/ Booked out

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
July 2017: Stage Presence/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
July 2017: Mi-kaisha Masella

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

7:30PM

Event | Free

NAIDOC Week 2017
Singing Up Country

Thu, 6 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
BabaKiueria & Black Panther Woman

Fri, 7 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

12:30PM

Screening | Free

NAIDOC Week Lunchtime Film Program
Ten Canoes

Sat, 8 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

2:00PM

Talk

Artist Talk
Jenny Watson

Sun, 9 jul

10:00AM

Event

Master Class For Teachers
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy/ Booked Out

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
NAIDOC Week Celebration

Wed, 12 jul

6:30PM

Event | Free

ART + CONVERSATION/ Booked out
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Fri, 14 jul

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

Sun, 16 jul

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Tue, 18 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Behind-the-scenes: NCCL

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

Wed, 19 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Ruinart Sundown Sketch Deluxe
July 2017/ Booked out

Thu, 20 jul

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

Fri, 21 jul

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Terrific Textures

Sat, 22 jul

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Tue, 25 jul

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

Wed, 26 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Fri, 28 jul

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR July 2017
Curated by Claudia Nicholson

Sat, 29 jul

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-description tour
Jenny Watson

Sun, 30 jul

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

Wed, 2 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
August 2017: Cabinet of Curiosities/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
August 2017: Le Pie

6:30PM

Workshop

Workshop
Alter Ego with Julie Paterson/ Booked out

Thu, 3 aug

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked Out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Tue, 8 aug

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch/ Booked out
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

Wed, 9 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:30PM

Workshop

Workshop/ Booked out
Alter Ego with Julie Paterson

Wed, 16 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Event | Free

NEW MEMBERS TOUR
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Fri, 18 aug

9:00AM

Event

Engaging Students with disability

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

2:00PM

Tour

Art Baby
Jenny Watson/ Booked out

Sat, 19 aug

9:00AM

Event

Engaging Students with disability

2:00PM

Screening

ART + FILM
Dogs in Space/ Booked out

Tue, 22 aug

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

11:00AM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
Hilarie Mais & Primavera 2017

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby/ Booked out
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Wed, 23 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Ruinart Sundown Sketch Deluxe
August 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Talk | Free

Artist Talk
Primavera 2017: Ancient Futures

Fri, 25 aug

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR August 2017
Curated by Julie Rrap

Wed, 30 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Tue, 5 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

Wed, 6 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
September 2017/ Booked Out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
September 2017: Loren

6:30PM

Workshop

Workshop/ Booked out
Exploring collage and texture

Thu, 7 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

Tue, 12 sep

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Primavera 2017: Young Australian Artists

Wed, 13 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Fri, 15 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

Sat, 16 sep

2:00PM

Screening

ART + FILM
Curated by Laura Hindmarsh

Tue, 19 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

Wed, 20 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:30PM

Talk

Art and Dementia/ Booked out
Professional Development Evening

Fri, 22 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours/ Booked out

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours/ Booked out

Sat, 23 sep

2:00PM

Performance

dis/ordered
Performance by Clive Parkinson (UK)

Sun, 24 sep

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext
Primavera 2017: Young Australian Artists

Tue, 26 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

Wed, 27 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

6:30PM

Performance

dis/ordered
Performance by Clive Parkinson (UK)

Thu, 28 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Fri, 29 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR September 2017
Primavera Edition: Curated by Elena Papanikolakis and Kynan Tan

Sat, 30 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Sun, 1 oct

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
Fact and Fantasy

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Mon, 2 oct

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Wed, 4 oct

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
October 2017: Dress-ups/ Booked out

6:00PM

Talk | Free

Members: Art + Conversation
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
October 2017: Bonniesongs

Sat, 7 oct

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-description tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

Tue, 10 oct

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

Wed, 11 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

10:00AM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

5:30PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

6:00PM

Talk | Free

Why Painting?

7:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

Thu, 12 oct

9:00AM

Event

Namuru: Teachers Professional Development (Primary)

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

1:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

Fri, 13 oct

1:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

Sat, 14 oct

10:30AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes: Fun Fair Jalalabad
A Virtual Reality experience

1:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

3:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

Sun, 15 oct

10:30AM

Screening | Free

George Gittoes: Fun Fair Jalalabad
A Virtual Reality experience

1:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

3:00PM

Screening

Antenna Documentary Film Festival 2017

Tue, 17 oct

9:30AM

Workshop

Djurali Youth Art Careers Workshop

Wed, 18 oct

9:30AM

Workshop

Djurali Youth Art Careers Workshop

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 19 oct

9:30AM

Workshop

Djurali Youth Art Careers Workshop

Fri, 20 oct

9:30AM

Workshop

Djurali Youth Art Careers Workshop

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

Mon, 23 oct

10:00AM

Event | Free

Celebrate Mental Health Month
Share the Journey

Tue, 24 oct

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Primavera 2017/ Booked out

Wed, 25 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Fri, 27 oct

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Playful Patterns

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR October 2017
Curated by Caroline Garcia

Wed, 1 nov

8:00AM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club/ Booked out
November 2017: New Geometrics

6:00PM

Workshop

Workshop
Re-shaping Fast Fashion/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
In collaboration with Young Henrys

Thu, 2 nov

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

Fri, 3 nov

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sat, 4 nov

9:00AM

Workshop

Creative Connections
for Early Childhood Teachers

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sun, 5 nov

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

11:15AM

Event | Free

Sydney Open 2017
Art & Architecture at the MCA

1:00PM

Talk

Keynote lecture by Pipilotti Rist
Our eyes are blood driven cameras/ Booked out

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: SUNDAY SETS
BY FUTURE CLASSIC DJS + FRIENDS

Tue, 7 nov

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places

Wed, 8 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

6:00PM

Workshop

Laughter Sessions
November 8: Booked out

Fri, 10 nov

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sat, 11 nov

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sun, 12 nov

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: SUNDAY SETS
BY FUTURE CLASSIC DJS + FRIENDS

6:00PM

Event | Free

GENEXT GOES WEST
Parramatta Artists Studios

Tue, 14 nov

9:00AM

Workshop | Free

2018 Young Guides
join our team

9:00AM

2018 MCA Youth Committee

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean/ Booked out

Wed, 15 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

5:30PM

Event

BOOKED OUT! EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
2018 Learning Preview

6:00PM

Event | Free

NEW MEMBERS TOUR
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

6:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Pink Flamingos

6:00PM

Tour

Airbnb Experience
Australian art up close

Thu, 16 nov

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Fri, 17 nov

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sat, 18 nov

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

2:00PM

Workshop

Laughter Sessions

Sun, 19 nov

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: SUNDAY SETS
BY FUTURE CLASSIC DJS + FRIENDS

Tue, 21 nov

9:00AM

2018 MCA Youth Committee

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

2:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

Wed, 22 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

4:00PM

Workshop | Free

TeachMeet:
Creative Arts is being hosted by the MCA

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

6:00PM

Talk

2017 Lloyd Rees Lecture
Eva Franch/ Booked out

6:00PM

Tour

Airbnb Experience
Australian art up close

6:00PM

Workshop

WORKSHOP
Rosé Appreciation in Colour Fields

Thu, 23 nov

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Fri, 24 nov

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Peculiar Places

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

7:00PM

Event

Artbar November 2017
Curated by Lucy Simpson

Sat, 25 nov

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

12:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

Sun, 26 nov

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: SUNDAY SETS
BY FUTURE CLASSIC DJS + FRIENDS

Mon, 27 nov

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 28 nov

9:00AM

2018 MCA Youth Committee

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 29 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

6:00PM

Tour

Airbnb Experience
Australian art up close

6:00PM

Workshop

WORKSHOP
Craft Singles in Colour Fields

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 30 nov

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Fri, 1 dec

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sat, 2 dec

1:00PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

Sun, 3 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided tours
Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tours

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Colour Fields: Pop-Up Bar

6:30PM

Event

MCA SOCIAL 2017
Art, music, prizes & more

Mon, 4 dec

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 5 dec

9:00AM

2018 MCA Youth Committee

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari/ Booked out
Courageous Colours: Pipilotti Rist

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

11:30AM

Event | Free

International Day for People with Disability
Workshop & Exhibition

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Courageous Colours: Pipilotti Rist

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 6 dec

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
December 2017: Dog Drawing/ Booked out

6:00PM

Event | Free

Artist Talk & Performance
Art & Language

6:00PM

Workshop

Collage Aquatic
Workshop with Deborah Kelly/ Booked out

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
In collaboration with Young Henrys

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 7 dec

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Pipilotti Rist/ Booked out

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 8 dec

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 9 dec

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

Sun, 10 dec

10:30AM

Event | Free

Sundays with Pipilotti
Kids & Families

11:00AM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

6:00PM

Event | Free

GENEXT
Pipilotti Rist

Mon, 11 dec

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 12 dec

9:00AM

2018 MCA Youth Committee

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks