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Art critic Mary Ann Marger's recommendations for this weekend. Please refer to the Art Calendar for details.

By MARY ANN MARGER, Times Staff Writer

© St. Petersburg Times, published December 27, 2001


Art critic Mary Ann Marger's recommendations for this weekend. Please refer to the Art Calendar for details.

Craft is a Verb -- Noteworthy newcomers join groundbreaking artists in an overview of American fine crafts since the 1950s. Tampa Museum of Art. Closes Sunday.

20 Years of Collecting; Americanos -- The Museum of Fine Arts honors departing director Michael Milkovich with a show of works acquired during his tenure. Also: photos of Latino life in the United States.

Wyeths -- The timely topic of patriotism is reflected in the works of illustrator N.C. Wyeth and portrait artist James Wyeth. Ringling Museum of Art.

Wheels -- Cars may be a national obsession, but are they art? Curator David Shankweiler proves they are. Related children's show. Dunedin Fine Art Center.

Jacqueline Lamba -- The Dali Museum offers a look at works by a little-known surrealist, the wife of the movement's leader, Andre Breton.

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