– Highlights

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Exhibition

Tatsuo Miyajima

03 Nov - 05 Mar

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug

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Exhibition

Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

19 Dec - 19 Mar

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Understanding Mindfulness Workshop

25 Feb, 12.30pm, Level 2: Seminar Room

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Pop-Up Bar

Sakura Sundays

26 Feb, 3.00pm, Ground Floor: Outdoor Terrace

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Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio

09 Mar, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– News from inside the MCA

Ode to typography: Interview with Will Lynes

Signwriter Will Lynes used traditional signwriting techniques to free-hand paint the text ‘Everything Else’ on this 17-metre long wall painting. Will muses on the emotive quality of typography and how he works. more

5 tips for applying for the MCA Zine Fair

Want to show your zine-work at the 2017 MCA Zine Fair? Here we share our tips for applying more

Louise Zhang's horror infused ARTBAR

Navigating the space between attractive and repulsive, Chinese-Australian artist Louise Zhang kicks off the ARTBAR year in suitable style with a night entitled ‘New Year’s Rot’. 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.

Whats On

 

 

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– Specific Needs

– Language

– Professional Development

– Highlighted events

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio
with Abdul Abdullah

Conference

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

– Events

Tue, 28 feb

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 1 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

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

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

7:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

Thu, 2 mar

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked Out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Fri, 3 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free with exhibition entry

Guided Tour
Tatsuo Miyajima

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

4:00PM

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar
Tatsuo Miyajima inspired

Sat, 4 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

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

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Sun, 5 mar

10:30AM

Event | Free

Tatsuo Miyajima: Family Space

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

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

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Pop-Up Bar | Free

Sakura Sundays
Cherry Blossom Bar Pop-Up

6:00PM

Event | Free

Genext
Connect With Everything

Mon, 6 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 7 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

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

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

Thu, 9 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio
with Abdul Abdullah

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 10 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 11 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: James Newitt

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Sun, 12 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided tours
Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tours

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Mon, 13 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 14 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 15 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

Thu, 16 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 17 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 18 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Angelica Mesiti

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Sun, 19 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera at 25

Mon, 20 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 21 mar

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 22 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

Thu, 23 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 24 mar

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Curious Colours

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Sat, 25 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film
Artist: Daniel Crooks

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Sun, 26 mar

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
March 2017

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided tours
Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tours

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

Mon, 27 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 28 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 29 mar

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
Guided Tour

Thu, 30 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 31 mar

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR March 2017
Curated by Jess Johnson and Simon Ward

Tue, 4 apr

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
The National: New Australian Art

Wed, 5 apr

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
April 2017

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

Tue, 11 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

1:00PM

Event | Free

AMBASSADOR & MEMBERS PREVIEW
Kader Attia

Wed, 12 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

6:30PM

Talk

In Conversation
Kader Attia

Thu, 13 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

Fri, 14 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

Sat, 15 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

Sun, 16 apr

10:30AM

Workshop

Contemporary Kids School Holiday Program
April 2017

Tue, 18 apr

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

Thu, 27 apr

9:00AM

Event

Secondary Teachers Professional Development
Namuru

Fri, 28 apr

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR April 2017
Curated by Bhenji Ra

Sat, 29 apr

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-description tour
The National 2017

Tue, 2 may

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Kader Attia

Wed, 3 may

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
May 2017

Fri, 12 may

9:00AM

Event

WORKSHOP FOR PRIMARY TEACHERS
Creative Connections

Sat, 13 may

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
The National 2017

Wed, 17 may

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
Kader Attia

Wed, 24 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Fri, 26 may

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR May 2017
Vivid Edition

Sun, 28 may

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
May 2017

Wed, 31 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 7 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 14 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 21 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 28 jun

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Sun, 9 jul

9:00AM

Event

Master Class
Jenny Watson

Wed, 19 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 26 jul

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
Jenny Watson

Wed, 2 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 9 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 16 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Fri, 18 aug

9:00AM

Event

Engaging Students with disability
A FORUM FOR TEACHERS AND SUPPORT PROVIDERS

Sat, 19 aug

9:00AM

Event

Engaging Students with disability
A FORUM FOR TEACHERS AND SUPPORT PROVIDERS

Wed, 23 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 30 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 6 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 13 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 20 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 11 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 18 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 25 oct

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 1 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 8 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 15 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
2018 Learning Preview

Wed, 22 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 29 nov

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 6 dec

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Wed, 13 dec

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

Thu, 21 dec

11:00AM

Workshop | Free

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