Thomas Miller Mosaics

The DuSable Museum pays Tribute to the life and works of mosaics artist Thomas Miller 1920-2012

Contemporary-style mosaic murals by Chicago artist Thomas Miller feature portraits of eight of the ten founders of the DuSable Museum of African American History including Dr. Margaret Burroughs, Charles Burroughs, Eugene Feldman, Wilberforce Jones, Jan Wittenber, Hammurabi Robb, Ralph Turner, and Gerard N. Lew. In addition to these portraits are scenes of famous Chicagoans including the city’s founder Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable, and the first African American mayor the late Harold Washington.


This project is partially supported by a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events