CHICAGO (CBS) — You can sure tell it’s summertime in the Greektown neighborhood.
Check out Hello Helios, a new public art exhibit along Halsted Street from Monroe to Van Buren.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
There are 24 vibrant sculptures, each named for Helios, the god of the sun in Greek mythology.READ MORE: Years After Promise Of $100,000 From State And Photo-Op Prop Check, AMVETS Post 14 In Clinton, Illinois Has Not Seen A Dime
The works are inspired by the sun, and related mythologies from Japanese, Native American, Yoruba, and Aztec cultures.MORE NEWS: Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And Crowds
If you couldn’t catch the exhibit today, you have plenty of time. It will be here through next spring.