2022 Donations

In Fall 2022, Richard Cocks donated 13 artworks to the Art Museum at Miami University along with four statues to the University's College of Creative Arts.

An announcement about these donations was made on December 2, 2022, coinciding with a ceremony in which the museum was named the "Richard and Carole Cocks Art Museum" in recognition of a major gift by Richard Cocks to contribute to the future renovation and expansion of the Art Museum, and to support collections maintenance and acqusiitions.   

This 2022 donation artworks strongly represents late 19th and early 20th century artists connected with Ohio, and includes a painting by Frank Duveneck, two works by Edward Henry Potthast, and a painting by Elizabeth Nourse.