– Highlights

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Exhibition

Tatsuo Miyajima

03 Nov - 05 Mar

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

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Exhibition

Primavera at 25: MCA Collection

19 Dec - 19 Mar

– Learning Events

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Pop-Up Bar

Sakura Sundays

05 Mar, 3.00pm, Ground Floor: Outdoor Terrace

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Workshop

Contemporary Art Studio

09 Mar, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Conference

Educators conference: 6-7 April

06 Apr, 6.00pm, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– News from inside the MCA

Ode to typography: Interview with Will Lynes

Signwriter Will Lynes used traditional signwriting techniques to free-hand paint the text ‘Everything Else’ on this 17-metre long wall painting. Will muses on the emotive quality of typography and how he works. more

5 tips for applying for the MCA Zine Fair

Want to show your zine-work at the 2017 MCA Zine Fair? Here we share our tips for applying more

Louise Zhang's horror infused ARTBAR

Navigating the space between attractive and repulsive, Chinese-Australian artist Louise Zhang kicks off the ARTBAR year in suitable style with a night entitled ‘New Year’s Rot’. 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.

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Guided Tours

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Explore the galleries with our volunteer guides and discover art, artists and their hidden stories.
Tours run daily and times vary, find the tour dates, times and specific exhibition information below.

Please note, tours in our ticketed shows are free with purchase of an exhibition ticket (members unlimited free entry).

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Guided tour at the MCA

Image: Ken Leanfore

Corporate groups

Discover contemporary Australian art with an MCA Artist Educator during this unique social experience with colleagues

Cost:

60 minute gallery exploration
$400 gst incl. per 15 participants

60 minute gallery exploration (ticketed exhibition)
$400 per 15 participants + $17 exhibition entry per person, gst incl.

All participants are invited to ask questions and share ideas during this intimate gallery encounter. Gallery explorations are tailored to the needs and interests of each group.

Make A Booking

The easiest way to make a booking is to complete our online booking request form

If you need assistance, please contact MCA Learning at learning@mca.com.au

Bookings essential

Corporate groups

Tatsuo Miyajima, Mega Death, 1999, Installation view at the Japan Pavilion, 48th Venice Biennale. Image courtesy the artist and SCAI THE BATHHOUSE © the artist, Photograph: Shigeo Anzai

Social groups

Gather family and friends for an exclusive journey through an exhibition of your choice with an MCA Artist Educator.

Cost:

60 minute gallery exploration:
$220 per 15 participants

60 minute gallery exploration (ticketed exhibition)
$220 per 15 participants plus concession ticket price per head, gst incl.

All participants are invited to ask questions and share ideas during this intimate gallery encounter. Gallery explorations are tailored to the needs and interests of each group.

Make A Booking

The easiest way to make a booking is to complete our online booking request form.

If you need assistance, please contact MCA Learning at learning@mca.com.au

Bookings essential

Social groups

Rebecca Baumann, Automated Colour Field, 2011, installation view, Volume One: MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2012, 100 flip-clocks, laser-cut paper, batteries, image courtesy and © the artist