– Highlights

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Special Event

ARTBAR August 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

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Exhibition

New Romance

30 Jun - 04 Sep

– Learning Events

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Special Event

ARTBAR August 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Special Event

Sunday Family Fun Day

28 Aug, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Conference

THE FOREVER NOW

02 Sep, 10.00am, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

Vogue Fashion's Night Out

Creating wearables with crushed sea shells and Australian red earth, meet the innovative Australian designers we love at MCA Store. more

MCA ARTBAR Yal Kuna (My Mates) = Blessed

Wanna hang with Eric and his mates? Brisbane-based artist Eric Bridgeman gathers his art family who he has borrowed at various times throughout his practice and gives them the stage. more

Art Party: MCA Social flickers and flares

What art-concoction have curators put together for our annual Primavera fundraiser bash? 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.

Category: News

Visual arts sector United over funding cuts

May 19, 2016
in News

Australia Council’s recent announcement that 65 organisations will no longer receive funding under its Four-Year Funding program (previously Key Organisations), delivering a major blow to our contemporary visual arts sector.

Meet our new board member Kerry Gardner

by MCA Team, April 24, 2015
in News

Today we announced the appointment of Melbourne-based documentary filmmaker and arts philanthropist Kerry Gardner to the MCA’s board of directors.

22 Today

Nov. 11, 2013
in News

So it’s our 22nd birthday today. Below we share with you some exhibitions that were open on this day over the years.

VSO video auditions

Oct. 18, 2013
in News

For the upcoming Yoko Ono exhibition, we needed more VSOs. So we asked for something different: video auditions.

Sydney International Art Series 2013–14 launch

July 24, 2013
in News

Tickets are now on sale

Vale Dorothy Napangardi

June 5, 2013
in News

The MCA acknowledges the recent unexpected and sudden passing of prominent Aboriginal artist Dorothy Napangardi.

'Claire Healy & Sean Cordeiro' tours to Brisbane

April 11, 2013
in News

The exhibition runs until 28 July at UQ Art Museum.

13 Rooms by Kaldor Public Art Projects

April 10, 2013
in News

In the lead up to Workout, check out this 11-day performance art extravaganza

Interplay: The MCA Staff Show 2013

March 5, 2013
in News

The annual exhibition of works from MCA staff runs until 10 March at 107 Projects in Redfern.

One million MCA visitors

March 4, 2013
in News

A record-breaking figure eleven months after reopening.

The Anish Kapoor effect

Jan. 29, 2013
in News

An Instagram dream.

MCA ARTBAR wins 2012 SMAC Award for Best Arts Event

Jan. 18, 2013
in News

Thank you everyone!

The MCA wins two IMAGinE Awards

Nov. 26, 2012
in News

The awards went to MCA Director Elizabeth Ann Macgregor OBE and the Bella Room.

In memory of Adam Cullen

Aug. 1, 2012
in News

MCA painting hung in memory of Adam Cullen

Sydney International Art Series 2012-13 tickets are now on sale

July 25, 2012
in News

Tickets to Sydney International Art Series Exhibitions Anish Kapoor and Francis Bacon are on sale now.

The MCA Restaurant opens

July 17, 2012
in News

The MCA Restaurant opens on Wednesday 18 July 2012

Australia Award for Urban Design goes to C3West project by Campement Urbain

June 28, 2012
in News

For The Future of Penrith/Penrith of the Future

Remembering Ms Yunupingu

May 15, 2012
in News

Remembering through art

Hot dogs and sausage dogs

April 13, 2012
in News

Join Performance Space at Carriageworks tomorrow, Saturday 14 April 2012, for a Dachshund BBQ and information session.

The MCA remembers

April 4, 2012
in News

The MCA unveils Brook Andrew’s Warrang, the permanent commission on Circular Quay side.

Why the face?

April 3, 2012
in News

A little background on the badge worn by MCA Chairman Simon Mordant on the cover of The Sun-Herald.

MCA Official Opening on 28 March 2012

March 30, 2012
in News

The MCA officially reopens on Wednesday 28 March 2012.

Live Stream of the Official MCA Opening

March 27, 2012
in News

Unveiled. The official Museum of Contemporary Art Australia opening will be streamed live from midday Wednesday 28 March 2012.

Hany Armanious sculpture arrives

March 18, 2012
in News

Curator Anna Davis describes the 1:30 am arrival of Hany Armanious’ commissioned sculpture on the Sculpture Terrace.