– Highlights


Pipilotti Rist: Sip my ocean

01 Nov - 18 Feb


Jon Campbell: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 25 Feb


Word: MCA Collection

04 Dec - 18 Feb

– Learning Events


Laughter Sessions

16 Dec, 2.00pm, Level 3: Creative Studios in NCCL


ARTBAR January 2018

19 Jan, 7.00pm, Throughout the MCA


Art Baby

06 Feb, 12.30pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

The Importance of Laughter

We sat down with laughter connoisseur Shari Coventry from Sydney Laughter to discover the truth about laughter and why we need it ahead of this month’s Laughter Sessions. more

Coming up in 2018…

Next year is one of the most exciting and diverse seasons yet. Find out what’s on. more

Six Films that Changed My Life (for better or worse): Antenna's Rich Welch

To pave the way for the soon-to-come cinema binge at Antenna Film Festival,Co-Director Rich Welch shared a few of his life changing films. 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.


NAIDOC Week 3 – 7 July 2017

– Where

Our Languages Matter

Visit the MCA during National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week and experience a range of free public programs.

This year’s theme Our Languages Matter will provide opportunities for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal audiences to celebrate the culture, heritage and achievements of what makes Australia unique.

More on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Programs


All events are free

3 – 7 July: Lunch Time Screenings
Celebrate NAIDOC Week with lunchtime screenings by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers and actors. Laugh, cry, be amazed and enlightened with a broad selection of films. Suitable for ages 15+

Monday 3 July, 12.30pm: Selected films by the Mulka Project
Tuesday 4 July, 12.30pm: Tall Man
Wednesday 5 July, 12.30pm: Buckskin
Thursday 6 July, 12.30pm: BabaKiueria & Black Panther Woman
Friday 7 July, 12.30pm: Ten Canoes

5 July, 5.30pm: Forum: Speaking our Language
Hear the stories of Aboriginal classroom teachers/educators who have been working on the ground across NSW, connecting communities with their languages.
Bookings recommended.

5 July, 7.30pm: Singing Up Country
Hear from two families of strong women as they share their experience and stories of awakening their languages through song.