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Visit the Art Museum and Sculpture Park, engage with our exhibitions, programs, and events, and build a connection with other visitors as well as our team. Our doors are open to everyone! We seek future partners and collaborators from within Miami University, across the local community, and from other museums and art institutions. Please get in touch with us via


The Richard and Carole Cocks Art Museum welcomes volunteers to assist with our programs and activities and to help strengthen ties with the local community and partners. Ways to volunteer include becoming a member of the Art Museum Student Organization (AMSO), which is open to all Miami University students; and joining the Art Museum Docents, volunteer gallery guides, and educators who regularly assist the Art Museum. Volunteers also assist the art museum team with events to help grow and support our diverse audiences. In addition to student and internship opportunities, there may be opportunities to volunteer on projects which benefit the Art Museum. These may include volunteering behind-the-scenes as well as in educational and outreach initiatives.

We thank all our volunteers for their great work and support!  

If you are interested in volunteering with the Art Museum, please write to:


In addition to becoming a Member, there are various ways you can financially support the Richard and Carole Cocks Art Museum, whether it’s a one-time or sustaining gift.

The easiest way to give to the Art Museum and Sculpture Park is to make an unrestricted gift to the Art Museum Support Fund.

You can find additional options for supporting the Art Museum, ranging from general support, to acquisitions or conservation of art on our Giving Page.

You can also write a check made payable to “Miami University" please note Art Museum in the memo. You can further designate the specific fund you wish your donation to be designated in the memo. All gifts are tax-deductible.

Depending on your level of support, you may be recognized through our Art Museum Donor Wall and at our Annual Members Meeting. You can also give in honor or memory of someone through our Art Museum Commemorative Fund. For questions about giving please contact Jack Green, Jeffrey Horrell ‘75 and Rodney Rose Director and Chief Curator directly:

To learn about supporting the Art Museum through a qualified charitable distribution or through a planned estate gift, and for any questions about gifts to support the arts at Miami University, please contact David Zilch, Senior Director of Development, College of Creative Arts:

Become a Member

The Art Museum offers memberships which afford both the museum and its members extended support and benefits. An annual membership to the Art Museum supports activities and events sponsored by the Art Museum Members, and contributes to the Art Museum’s operations and services.

Reciprocal level members receive free general admission and discounts at more than 1000 museums within the North American Reciprocal Museums (NARM) network. Members at Exhibitor and Partner levels receive special recognition for their support of sponsored exhibitions and programs.

Please consider becoming a member today at any level and support the Richard and Carole Cocks Art Museum! ​