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Aleks Danko

30 Jul - 18 Oct


Matthys Gerber

22 Sep - 06 Dec


Primavera 2015

22 Sep - 06 Dec

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Value Your Mind

08 Oct, 4.00pm, The National Centre for Creative Learning


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

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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

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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

Bella in the House

Experience a full day program in an MCA Bella & Sydney Opera House combined excursion for students with specific needs.

Tour the House with guides experienced in special education and creative play and then extend your journey in the outdoors and explore the harbour on your journey to the MCA. Link creative themes and engage with artworks in the MCA galleries and work with Bella Program Artist Educators to create your own creative response.

This new program is offered once a month and is FREE for schools. Excursions can be tailored to the individual requirements of students aged 5 to 18 years with physical, intellectual, behavioural or sensory disability.

Bella in the House sessions are offered on Mondays once a month during the school term or on other days by request.

Session Times: Nominate your preferred session start time.
Session Length: 3 hours. This includes a 1 hour Sydney Opera House tour and a 1 hour Bella program, with 1 hour scheduled for lunch and travel between venues. Times can be varied by request.

Advance bookings are essential – book online today

The MCA Bella program was established in 1993 through the generosity of MCA patrons, Dr Edward Jackson AM and Mrs Cynthia Jackson AM, and the Jackson family, in memory of their late daughter and sister Belinda.