settlers west galleries
celebrating over 48 years of fine art

A T Cox, b 1957

Tim Cox was born in 1957 and raised in the farming and ranching community of Duncan, Arizona near the New Mexico state line.  In a 1975 high school English class essay he wrote that one of his fondest wishes was to be a member of the Cowboy Artists of America.  His wish was granted in 2007 when he was invited to join the prestigious group.

 Tim has been painting professionally since 1975 and has received numerous awards including the 2003 "Prix de West Purchase Award" and "Express Ranches Great American Cowboy Award" in 2004 and 2007 from the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.  In 2001, he received the "Will Rogers Western Artist Award" for Artist of the Year from the Academy of Western Artists and the "Olaf Wieghorst Best of Show Award" from the Mountain Oyster Club three times.  Tim was voted into U.S. Art Magazine's "Print Hall of Fame" in 2000 and in 2008, Decor Magazine listed him as one of the fourteen "Most Enduring and Successful Poster Artists."

Tim Cox's work hangs in the permanent collections of the  National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, The Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, Georgia and in the Atlanta and in the Old West Museum in Cheyenne, Wyoming.