ACCA is currently CLOSED to support public health services and the wellbeing of our staff, artists, audiences and wider communities.
The Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA) is a flagship Australian contemporary art space, and a leading centre for the artistic and wider communities to participate in a critically engaged contemporary art culture that encourages curiosity and transformation. Gallery entry is always free.
Established in Melbourne in 1983 and now situated in an iconic award-winning building, designed by Wood Marsh, in the heart of the Southbank Arts Precinct, ACCA develops exhibitions exploring the ideas and work of significant artists from around the world, commissions ambitious new works by local and international artists, and delivers a range of curatorial, education and public programs including talks, lectures, symposia, performances, screenings, music and events.
With a strong national and international reputation, ACCA is a champion of new art and bold ideas. ACCA is a dynamic platform that warmly welcomes artists, thinkers, enthusiasts and supporters of the visual arts from all ages.