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Benjamin Forster NCCL Commission

Benjamin Forster did a residency here at the MCA and was subsequently commissioned to create a work for one of our many walls.

Embracing Ignorance

Embracing Ignorance: MCA talks with artist Malcolm Whittaker, who leads Sonic Social event, Ignoramus Anonymous

Imagination and desire cued for the Biennale of Sydney

Biennale Artistic Director, Juliana Engberg, discusses the curatorial process and thematic inspirations for Sydney.

Artist-in-Residence blog post 5: Outlines

MCA Artist in Residence Benjamin Forster

MCA Chief Curator Rachel Kent on Yoko Ono

MCA Chief Curator and curator of War is Over! (if you want it): Yoko Ono, talks about the first major survey in Australia of works by Yoko Ono, once described by her late husband John Lennon as the world’s ‘most famous unknown artist’.

Artist-in-Residence blog post 4: Attempting definitions

MCA Artist in Residence Benjamin Forster attempts to define drawing in his fourth blog post.

Artist-in-Residence blog post 3: Interlude

MCA Artist in Residence Benjamin Forster discusses an interlude in his project at the MCA in his third blog post.

Artist David Capra on art and Western Sydney

MCA C3 West Curator Anne Loxley talks to artist David Capra about Western Sydney.

Artist-in-Residence blog post 2: Towards taxonomy

MCA Artist in Residence Benjamin Forster discusses the development of his project at the MCA in his second blog post.

Artist-in-Residence blog post 1: Isolated Marks

MCA Artist in Residence Benjamin Forster outlines his project at the MCA and his influences in his first blog post.

Within Walking Distance Launch

Artist Garry Trinh talks about his new project for C3West, recently launched in Western Sydney Parklands.

Focus on Primavera 2012 artist Justine Varga

The artist dicussed her works in the show.

Focus on Primavera 2012 artist Benjamin Forster

The artist dicussed his works in the show.

Ken Whisson's Full Bodied Baby

Ken Whisson interprets a passage from The Palm-Wine Drinkard

Last stop for Almanac: The Gift of Ann Lewis AO

MCA Touring Exhibitions and Projects Manager Karen Hall discusses Almanac: The Gift of Ann Lewis AO currently on show at its final venue, Newcastle Art Gallery.

Par Avion arriving at the MCA

MCA Curatorial Assistant Kelly McDonald discusses Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro’s Par Avion featured in their upcoming MCA exhibition.

The Mending Project update

MCA Curatorial Assistant Kelly McDonald gives the latest on Lee Mingwei’s The Mending Project

Dachshunds for World Peace

Bennett Miller discusses Dachshund U.N., part of Local Positioning Systems curated by Performance Space.

Jason Maling on Physician

Jason Maling discusses his Physician performance, part of Local Positioning Systems curated by Performance Space.

Julie-Anne Long on Val, The Invisible

Julie-Anne Long talks about her recent Val, The Invisible performance ahead of this Thursday’s This is not a Lecture Theatre talk at the MCA.

An interview with Katie Paterson

Scottish artist Katie Paterson talks about her works in Marking Time.

Walker & Bromwich discuss Celestial Radio

UK-based collaborative Walker & Bromwich discuss Celestial Radio.

Rachel Kent talks about The Clock

Senior Curator Rachel Kent shares her experiences of Christian Marclay’s 24-hour video, which will be at the MCA from 29 March – 3 June.