M.O.C.A. – Museum of Contemporary Art – feat. Young Artists Gallery
M.O.C.A – Museum of Contemporary Art including the Young Artists Gallery, M.O.C.A Annexe and M.O.C.A Cafe.
A private museum dedicated to contemporary art exhibitions, events and acquisitions.
Director, James Baker
Young Artists Gallery, 23 Manning Street, South Brisbane- entrance was through MOCA Cafe.
164 Melbourne Street, South Brisbane.
MOCA was one of the only major Queensland institutions during the years 1987-1994 to actively support artist-runs in both its exhibition and acquisitions policies. Artist-run motivated exhibitions including Imagine That (1987), and Ice, Fire and the Empire (6-30 November 1987). Art Collector and Director James Baker opened the Young Artists Gallery to assist with increased exhibition and professional development opportunities for emerging artists in (circa) 1987.
Ice, Fire and The Empire, Adam Boyd (poster)