MCA Insight

MCA Insight

1,000 - 5,000 downloads

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+ By Museum of Contemporary Art Austraila

Hold contemporary art in the palm of your hand and create your own online gallery with MCA Insight, developed by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. The MCA is dedicated to exhibiting, collecting and interpreting the work of today’s artists and MCA Insight puts the Museum in your pocket.

Explore the MCA Collection and exhibitions and get the inside stories through artist and curator interviews, images from artists’ studios and videos of artwork installation. Find out what’s on at the Museum, upcoming highlights and other useful visitor info.

A location awareness system gives you access to information on the artworks around you, wherever you are in the MCA, and an interactive map and exhibition tours help you find your way around.

Collect works during your visit to create your own online gallery complete with details about artists and artworks. New content is added regularly within the app so you’ll always know what’s on when.

Recently changed in this version

Added support for French and Japanese


Comments and ratings for MCA Insight
  • (46 stars)

    by Alistair Kroie on 17/03/2013

    Requests several small downloads before the app even starts. Downloads often fail, after 30 min of downloading it still doesn't work.

  • (46 stars)

    by Jon Wilson on 28/01/2013

    It just hangs, trying to download the massive payload. Hey MCA, test your apps.

  • (46 stars)

    by Aaron Vasquez on 16/01/2013

    Very good app for when I visited

  • (46 stars)

    by Melinda Garcia on 09/01/2013

    No idea why everyone else is having issues. Download was super quick and am now cruising through the galleries with a personal tour guide in my pocket.

  • (46 stars)

    by Tristan Derátz on 08/01/2013

    The download is only a few mb now, so the whole process seems to be much faster than other comments indicated. I liked the interviews with the artists and curators, plus the email follow ups after starring the art works were great - extended the experien

  • (46 stars)

    by Tristan Derátz on 08/01/2013

    The download is only a few mb now, so the whole process seems to be much faster than other comments indicated. I liked the interviews with the artists and curators, plus the email follow ups after starring the art works were great - extended the experien

  • (46 stars)

    by Jennie Bailey on 28/12/2012

    This could have been brilliant...if only it could do the 5.5mb upgrade...which just won't load...sorry MCA you are a great gallery but this is useless app. ... you need to fi x this please please please.