Best of Chicago: ArtNovember 14, 2008 at 4:07 pm by Brian Hieggelke by Brian HieggelkeNovember 14, 2008Filed under:News etc.Newcity’s Best of Chicago 2008 has been released. Here are the art items:Best art exhibit (in the last year or so)Best art-opening partiesBest Chicago art boostersBest place for a first dateBest college campus art galleryBest place to see emerging artists at workBest proof that we’re not in Kansas anymoreRelated Stories Art on the Highway: EXPO Chicago's Override Takes Over Chicago Billboards "Override" is a public art project running the duration of the fair that subverts the commercial usage of digital billboards across the city.Avant-Garde Meets the Midwest: A Review of Bauhaus Chicago at the Art Institute of Chicago As smart design shows do, this one makes us look at our own environments with a new appreciation. Defining Chicago Imagism: A Review of What Came After: Figurative Painting in Chicago 1978-1998 at the Elmhurst Art Museum What could a transgressive art practice accomplish once it had become the new normal? A new Elmhurst Art Museum exhibition looks at figurative painting post-Hairy Who.Chicago Art Oximeter: A Review of LatinXAmerican at the DePaul Art Museum Not surprisingly, the most captivating moments in the exhibition are those that unite thematic framing with formal kinship.Seen Enough Monet Yet? A Review of Monet and Chicago at the Art Institute of Chicago This exhibition combines the museum’s permanent collection with dozens of pieces borrowed from local collectors. Art 50: Chicago’s Visual Vanguard 2019 We bring you our take on those who wield the most influence in the Chicago art world.