Chicago unveils art show diverted from Poland

Chicago city officials unveiled a 48-mural exhibit at Daley Plaza Thursday, Monitor correspondent Clara Germani writes.

The giant oil-on-canvas works by the Jerzy Koss family had been scheduled for display this week - the 600th anniversary of Poland's Black Madonna symbol of peace - in Poland during the visit of Pope John Paul II.

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