'When you see these wooden doors cut in half and mounted as A-frames, they have an anthropomorphic quality. They appear quite human. You can almost imagine you are standing in front of a crowd of people surging forwards toward you with an important message.– MCA Chief Curator Rachel Kent on #KaderAttia’s ‘Asesinos! Asesinos!’. Experience this impressive installation on our Level 1 Galleries....
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Warm your cockles on Spiced Apple Cider Toddy, Mulled Red Wine and hot chocolate tonight during Vivid Sydney at GRAZE MCA pop-up: goo.gl/9rTC7V
Warm your cockles on Spiced Apple Cider Toddy Mulled Red Wine and
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Vivid Sydney 2017, here we go! Tune in NOW and witness the MCA’s 2017 Vivid projection switch on for the first time. This year our façade is brought to life by #JuliaGorman and artist collective Danny Rose
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Vivid Sydney 2017, here we go! Tune in NOW and witness the MCA’s 2017 Vivid projection switch on for the first time. This year our façade is brought to life by #JuliaGorman and artist collective Danny Rose
⏰Countdown to #VividSydney! At 6pm tonight, we'll be going *LIVE* as we flick the switch on our Vivid projection by #JuliaGorman and artist collective Danny Rose ✨
Countdown to VividSydney At 6pm tonight well be going LIVE as we
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Join this special free screening of #KaderAttia’s artist film 'Reflecting Memory' (2016) followed by a Q&A with MCA Chief Curator Rachel Kent
Join this special free screening of KaderAttias artist film Reflecting Memory 2016

Film Screening + Q&A: Reflecting Memory

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#PrimaveraMCA artists announced! This September, our galleries will be graced by the works of eight Australian artists aged 35 years and under.

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PrimaveraMCA artists announced This September our galleries will be graced by the

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What does the world need? #ConversationStarters goo.gl/X700Id
Kader Attia’s ‘Untitled’ (2016) features a single loaf of bread, cut in half and mounted on the gallery wall. Based upon the traditional Algerian flatbread, ‘Matlouh’ created by Paul Allam at Bourke Street Bakery, this work is an important entry point for Attia’s artist video ‘Reflecting Memory’ which addresses themes of injury, repair and the ‘phantom limb’.

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Kader Attias Untitled 2016 features a single loaf of bread cut in
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Did you know the MCA has a public library? In celebration of Library and Information Week, why not drop by the MCA Lewis Library and Artist Research Centre when you next visit? Pull up a chair and peruse our collection of unique books, exhibition catalogues and art journals anytime: bit.ly/2qPEZx9 #LIW2017
Did you know the MCA has a public library In celebration of
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Night owls: the MCA will be open until 9pm Wednesday through Sunday during Vivid Sydney. Explore our galleries after-hours and see Sydney Harbour in all its ✨ Vivid glory✨ from our rooftop at MCA Cafe & Sculpture Terrace or visit the GRAZE MCA pop up bar: [ Goo.gl Link ] #VividSydney

Image: MCA ARTBAR curated by Huseyin Sami, May 2016, MCA, photo: Anna Kučera
Night owls the MCA will be open until 9pm Wednesday through Sunday
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[Open soon] Our Artist Room is currently undergoing changes and we are excited to announce our new artist focus, Lena Yarinkura! Yarinkura is known for her fibre sculptures of dogs, bandicoots, spiders, bush pigs and bush mice, and Wurum (fish-increasing) spirits; some forms refer to creation narratives, while others reference her own pets or animals observed in the bush. See ‘Camp dog’ and...
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Open soon Our Artist Room is currently undergoing changes and we are
We are chuffed to reveal that two designs by our very own Graphic Design Manager, Claire Orrell, took out prizes at this year’s #MAPDA's (Museums Australia Multimedia & Publication Design Awards) . The exhibition catalogue for #TatsuoMiyajima was applauded for its ‘balanced colour palette’ and our MCA Ambassador and Member Magazine, ‘Art Matters’ for ‘exciting design variation and typography’....
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We are chuffed to reveal that two designs by our very own
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#NationalAU artist Nell describes her practice as 'Eastern forms meet Western iconography with a bit of AC/DC and Maitland thrown in’
NationalAU artist Nell describes her practice as Eastern forms meet Western iconography

Artist Talk: A Night with Nell

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Would you say we live in a peaceful society?

‘I say we live in a pretend peaceful society, like we think everything's peaceful because we’re in our little bubble like here in Sydney in Australia but, um, we don’t really confront the issues that are going on’

See more #HumansofGenext at #ConversationStarters goo.gl/KRRm7N

China, MCA Genext: Kader Attia, 23 April 2017, photo by MCA Youth...
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Bennett writes ‘painting in an overtly “abstract” manner was a way to go silent on the issues involved yet still keep painting… Another reason was to make people aware that I am an artist first and not a professional “Aboriginie”’. #MCACollection #GordonBennett
Image: Gordon Bennett, 'Number Nine', 2008 © the artist. Photographer: Carl Warner
Bennett writes painting in an overtly abstract manner was a way to
As we say goodbye to our Artist Room feature, Linda Marrinon, we look back at the overwhelming response to her exhibition pieces. Thanks to our Communication Partner Telstra, visitors were able to express and share their interpretations of Marrinon’s work through our in-gallery iPad app, MCA Articulate> bit.ly/2qYbmKX
As we say goodbye to our Artist Room feature Linda Marrinon we
What role do you think zines play in today’s digital world?

‘There is definitely a part of the community that still love books and paper and hands-on things. Zines are just a part of the love of the hand-made & artist book kind of vibe.’

– See more from Emma Kidd (Ben Conservato) at #MCAZINEFAIR this Sunday! > goo.gl/AzfTQU
What role do you think zines play in today’s digital world
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