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

Learn at the MCA
– Kids & Families

Spark your imagination and creativity with a family visit to the MCA. We offer an exciting range of opportunities which inspire adults and children to discover contemporary art and participate in fun and playful learning experiences together.

Events for Kids & Families

Get a kick out of contemporary art with all the family. From playful programs for toddlers, fun-filled holiday workshops for school-aged children, and monthly free family fun days, there’s something for everyone.

Learn more

Visiting Tips for Families

For everything you need to know to plan and enjoy your family visit to the MCA see our Visiting Tips For Families page.

Sketch: Activity cards for Kids

Collect a Sketch!
Designed by contemporary artists for children aged 5+, Sketch cards connect families to MCA exhibitions through a series of fun gallery based activities!

Swing by the Level 1 information desk to start your Sketch card collection!
Take a journey through the gallery with a series of Sketch cards created by artists Liam Benson and Kate Scardifield.

We’ll be launching an exciting new series of Sketch cards this Spring!

Stay tuned

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