See what's on at the

Browse What's On

– Highlights


Aleks Danko

30 Jul - 18 Oct


Matthys Gerber

22 Sep - 06 Dec


Primavera 2015

22 Sep - 06 Dec

Create and Learn at the

All Learning Programs

– Learning Events


Exchange Series

12 Nov, 11.00am, Creative Studios National Centre for Creative Learning


Educator Exclusive

26 Nov, 5.30pm, Creative Studios National Centre for Creative Learning



06 Dec, 6.00pm, Throughout the MCA

Find out more about the

About the MCA

– News from inside the MCA

Taloi Havini: Primavera artist and ARTBAR curator

Primavera 2015 artist and MCA ARTBAR curator Taloi Havini talks ‘Shell Money’, pina coladas and memories of Bougainville. more

We laughed, we cried, we danced, we barked…

Teachers from across NSW gathered at the MCA and Sydney Opera House for two days of creative dialogue and exchange as part of the 2015 Engaging Students with Disability forum. more

If these walls could talk | #AleksDanko

Ha-ha-ha-ha. Learn the meaning behind artist Aleks Danko’s Laughing Wall.... more

View the Collection

Browse Collection

– 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

Young Ambassadors

Join the Young Ambassadors to enjoy exclusive twice-monthly events and a unique insight into the exciting world of contemporary art. With a rolling programme of exhibition previews and openings, curatorial talks and tours, and visits around Sydney’s burgeoning visual arts scene, the program provides an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy special access to arts events with like-minded young professionals.

By becoming an MCA Young Ambassador you’ll enjoy privileged, behind-the-scenes access while supporting the Museum’s work philanthropically. Your support is increasingly vital in enabling the Museum to maintain and develop it’s programs.

As a Young Ambassador you will gain access to MCA membership benefits, including free, unlimited access to paying exhibitions, and 10% discounts in the MCA Store and Cafe. Beyond this the exciting schedule of Young Ambassador events includes opportunities such as:

  • MCA Major Openings
  • MCA Private Openings
  • Artist Studio Visits
  • Private Collection Visits
  • Corporate Collection Visits
  • Commercial Gallery Viewings
  • and the annual MCA SOCIAL fundraising party (ticketed event)

Membership costs just $42 a month or $500 per year including GST and is exclusively available to those aged 40 or under. As a member you’ll receive a single invitation to each event.

The key is quality. There is something for everyone and members come away feeling nourished, inspired, and desperate for more!

Nick Tobias, Young Ambassador Committee Member

Young Ambassador Spring 2015 Calendar