– Highlights

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Exhibition

Primavera 2017

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Exhibition

Hilarie Mais

23 Aug - 19 Nov

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Art Safari

25 Aug, 1.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

ARTBAR August 2017

25 Aug, 7.00pm, MCA

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Performance

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23 Sep, 2.00pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

– News from inside the MCA

Claudia Nicholson's ARTBAR of love and devotion

July’s ARTBAR will see the MCA turned into an elaborate quinceañera by this month’s curator, Claudia Nicholson. more

#ConversationStarters: Have you ever made a decision based on fear?

We held a new program of art and ideas, Conversation Starters, in June to promote an open conversation with questions that define our global situation. more

#ConversationStarters: What are you afraid of for the future?

We held a new program of art and ideas, Conversation Starters, in June to promote an open conversation with questions that define our global situation. 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

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

Special Event

ARTBAR August 2017
Curated by Julie Rrap

– Events

Fri, 25 aug

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Sounds

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR August 2017
Curated by Julie Rrap

Sat, 26 aug

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Sun, 27 aug

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 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Mon, 28 aug

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 29 aug

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 30 aug

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 31 aug

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 1 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 2 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Sun, 3 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Mon, 4 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 5 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 6 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

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
Exploring collage and texture

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 7 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais/ Booked Out

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 8 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 9 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Sun, 10 sep

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 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Mon, 11 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 12 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Primavera 2017: Young Australian Artists

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 13 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 14 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 15 sep

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 16 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

2:00PM

Screening

ART + FILM
Curated by Laura Hindmarsh

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Sun, 17 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

Mon, 18 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 19 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 20 sep

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

5:30PM

Talk

Art and Dementia
Professional Development Evening

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours

Thu, 21 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 22 sep

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Crazy Colours

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 23 sep

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Primavera 2017 & Hilarie Mais

2:00PM

Performance

dis/ordered
Performance by Clive Parkinson (UK)

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy