MIRKA+

Opens: 14 February 2021
Closes: 19 December 2021

Delve deeper into Mirka Mora’s life and art with MIRKA+, a space to learn, discover, make and do.

  • Meet Mali the elephant, painted by Mirka in 2012 and specially restored for the Jewish Museum of Australia
  • Visit the viewing space to watch Remembering Mirka, a series of frank and fascinating interviews with the people who knew her best, courtesy of The St Kilda Historical Society
  • Spend some time at the activity table featuring Mirka’s original sketches where you can do craft activities — make your very own Mirka-inspired articulated doll based on artworks in the exhibition
  • Watch Mirka’s full Holocaust testimony, courtesy of the Jewish Holocaust Centre

The MIRKA+ space may be accessed with a free General Admission ticket or a MIRKA ticket. Please be mindful of capacity limits while inside the viewing space.

The Jewish Museum of Australia is committed to protecting the health of visitors and team and minimising the spread of COVID-19. Please see our full COVID-19 policy here.

Image: Mirka Mora, Mali the elephant, 2012, oil on fibreglass, 1500 x 1050 x 1700 mm, private collection