– Highlights

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Art Safari

Today, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

ARTBAR April 2017

Today, 6.45pm, MCA

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec

– Learning Events

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Workshop

Art Safari

Today, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Special Event

ARTBAR April 2017

Today, 6.45pm, MCA

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Workshop

Workshop

03 May, 6.30pm, Level 3: Digital Studio in NCCL

– News from inside the MCA

Young Art Lovers' Book List

To celebrate World Book Day (Sunday 23 April) the MCA Store and MCA Learning crew have teamed up to put together a selection of fun, inspiring and engaging titles sure to spark the imaginations of budding artists and creative thinkers. more

From the archives: Curious catalogue

Never judge a book by its cover? In this issue of our monthly archive series, MCA Archives and Records Management Coordinator, Stephanie, leafs through some unusual pages more

Girl On Film: Erin Coates

The National 2017: New Australian Art artist Erin Coates gets in the driving seat for our April film experience 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.

Khadim Ali, The Arrival of Demons, 2017, installation view, The National 2017: New Australian Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2016, supported by Veolia Environmental Services, image courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery © the artist

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– Specific Needs

– Language

– Professional Development

– Highlighted event

Workshop

Workshop
with artist Elizabeth Pulie

Create your own banner with The National 2017 artist Elizabeth Pulie, exploring textile stencilling techniques and embroidery.

– Events

Sat, 29 apr

10:00AM

Tour | Free

Audio-description tour
The National 2017

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

2:00PM

Screening

Art + Film: Curated by Erin Coates
Beautiful and Deathly Nature: New World Gothic

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Sun, 30 apr

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Mon, 1 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 2 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 3 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

6:00PM

Workshop

Sundown Sketch Club
May 2017/ Booked out

6:30PM

Workshop

Workshop
with artist Elizabeth Pulie

6:30PM

Performance | Free

Sounds on the Terrace
May 2017: Ross Henry

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Thu, 4 may

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
The National 2017/ Booked out

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 5 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 6 may

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

Sun, 7 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided tours
Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tours

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Mon, 8 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 9 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour

Members Tour & Lunch
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 10 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Thu, 11 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 12 may

9:00AM

Event

WORKSHOP FOR PRIMARY TEACHERS
Creative Connections

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 13 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

12:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
The National 2017

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

2:30PM

Tour | Free

AUSLAN Tour
The National 2017

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Sun, 14 may

9:00AM

Event

MOTHER’S DAY BREAKFAST & TOUR
Members Exclusive

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Mon, 15 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 16 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 17 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

5:30PM

Event | Free

EDUCATOR EXCLUSIVE
Kader Attia

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Thu, 18 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 19 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Sat, 20 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Sun, 21 may

10:30AM

Event | Free

MCA Zine Fair 2017

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided tours
Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tours

12:00PM

Tour | Free

Young Guides Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Mon, 22 may

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Tue, 23 may

10:30AM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

12:30PM

Tour

Art Baby
MCA Collection/ Booked out

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Wed, 24 may

10:00AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

ARTplay

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

6:00PM

Event | Free

NEW MEMBERS TOUR
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

7:00PM

Tour | Free

Mystery Tours
The National 2017: New Australian Art

Thu, 25 may

10:30AM

Talk | Free

Story Time in the Library
May 2017

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

Fri, 26 may

10:30AM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Workshop

Art Safari
Spectacular Shapes

3:00PM

Talk | Free

Spotlight Talks

7:00PM

Special Event

ARTBAR May 2017
Vivid Edition: Curated by Julia Gorman

Sat, 27 may

9:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

10:00AM

Event

The National road trip
Visit all three venues in one day!

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June

Sun, 28 may

10:30AM

Workshop | Entry by donation

Sunday Family Fun Day
May 2017

11:00AM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

1:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
Kader Attia

3:00PM

Tour | Free

Guided Tour
The National 2017: New Australian Art

5:00PM

Special Event | Free

Vivid Sydney at the MCA 2017
Late Night Openings: 26 May – 17 June