– Highlights

Mca Collection

MCA Collection: Today Tomorrow Yesterday

01 Sep - 31 Dec


Kader Attia

12 Apr - 30 Jul


Jenny Watson

05 Jul - 02 Oct

– Learning Events

Special Event

ARTBAR June 2017

30 Jun, 7.00pm, MCA


NAIDOC Week 2017

05 Jul, 5.30pm, Level 2: Veolia Lecture Theatre


Master Class For Teachers

09 Jul, 10.00am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

– News from inside the MCA

5 Years of ARTBAR

Roaming carrots, Hummer limos, tea ceremonies and bikes in the galleries. Five years proof that anything can happen at #MCAARTBAR more

MCA at the 2017 Venice Biennale

Canals, cats and curators. Clothilde Bullen reflects on the experience of attending the 2017 Venice Biennale on the occasion of Tracey Moffat’s Australian Pavilion. more

From the archives: Unconventional Materials

From the Archives is our blog series unearthing gems from the MCA’s archives, written by resident archivist Stephanie Ferrara 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. Laugh, cry, be amazed and enlightened with a broad selection of films accessible to families and audiences of all ages.

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 On Country
Hear from two families of strong women as they share their experience and stories of awakening their languages through song.

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