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Renee Sutton, Untitled, 1958, gouache on paper, 50.5 x 38 cm, Cunningham Dax Collection

In the early 2000s the Cunningham Dax Collection expanded to include artworks made by people who have experienced trauma.  This expansion led to a number of group donations, including the Childhood Trauma Collection, the Holocaust Collection, the Tsunami Collection, the Safe Havens Asylum Seekers Collection and the Bushfire Collection.

Explore works in the sub-collections below, or find out more about the history of the Cunningham Dax Collection.


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