What's On


Our aim is to provide dynamic, fresh, diverse art and cultural programs. Contemporary art – the art of now, is the main focus of our exhibitions, and respectful Aboriginal projects are a strong part of the program.

Current Exhibitions

Mervyn Bishop
(February 1- April 12)

First Class 19
(February 14 - April 5)

Guan Wei: A Case Study
(February 15-April 5)

Art in your community:
People and Places

(Until April 15)

Coming Up

Hardenvale – our home in absurdia
11 April – 7 June 2020

Body Language
18 April – 14 June 2020

Concrete: art design architecture
13 June –9 August 2020

Violent Salt
13 June –9 August 2020

Past Exhibitions

Browse past exhibitions including touring shows from the National Gallery of Australia, Art Gallery of NSW and The Australian Design Centre as well as award-winning, thought-provoking in house curated shows.

Image: From Obsessed compelled to make, Oliver Smith, 2017. Photograph by Angus Lee Forbes.

How to apply

MAC is committed to supporting Hunter-based artists. Expressions of interest from artists, curators, groups or touring agents seeking an exhibition, or proposing ideas for an exhibition for the program are welcomed.