– Highlights


Tatsuo Miyajima

03 Nov - 05 Mar

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Aug


Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

19 Dec - 19 Mar

– Learning Events

Pop-Up Bar

Cherry Blossom Bar

27 Jan, 4.00pm, Ground Floor: Outdoor Terrace


Understanding Mindfulness Workshop

28 Jan, 12.30pm, Level 2: Seminar Room


Meet the Artists

01 Feb, 6.30pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre

– News from inside the MCA

Sponsoring art: Citi connects Miyajima with Sydney

Citi’s Itay Tuchman tells us why he is a proud sponsor of artist Tatsuo Miyajima and MCA. more

Simon Yates: Brain Scapes

Primavera at 25: MCA Collection curator Megan Robson gives an insight into Simon Yates exhibiting artwork Brain Scapes (2006/2016). more

Family wall labels are here

Our Collection galleries now display family wall labels, created in consultation with young MCA visitors more

– Spotlights from the collection online

MCA Collection

Works from the MCA Collection

Collection Artist Interviews

Watch our latest interviews in the MCA Video Portal

Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

The Program promotes Australian art globally, helping Australian artists reach new audiences.

Work at MCA

MCA Australia is dedicated to exhibiting, collecting and interpreting the work of today’s artists from across Australia and from around the world. Working at the MCA involves working closely with artists and audiences. See below for current opportunities to join the MCA team.

Events & Administration Traineeship

12-month contract

The MCA is offering an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with an interest in event management.

The Event & Administration trainee provides support to the Development & Enterprises team which generates income and manages customer relationships through retail (the MCA Store), venue hire, sponsorship and philanthropy. This is a vibrant division with a focus on high quality customer service, attracting and retaining a broad range of donors, managing a large portfolio of high level sponsors, and hiring out our award-winning venues.

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The MCA offers a creative, supportive and safe environment in one of the best locations in Sydney with easy access to public transport. Please send a cover letter and CV, copies of last two school reports and name and telephone numbers of two referees to Human Resources, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Salary is determined by the State Training Wage. Salary package will vary depending on highest level of schooling completed. Enquiries can be directed to Human Resources on 02 9245 2486. Applicants with formal tertiary qualifications will not be considered.

Applications close 9am Wednesday 18 January 2017

The MCA is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. The MCA promotes a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment, and where individuals are treated with fairness, equality and dignity.

Events & Administration Traineeship Full Position Description


MCA Volunteer Program

The MCA Volunteer Program offers those wishing to develop their skills and pursue an interest in contemporary art the opportunity to provide valuable support to Museum staff.

As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to learn more about the MCA and to be part of a large friendly team.

Most volunteer work takes place during normal business hours with occasional weekend opportunities. For further information, click here.

Register your interest

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