Thomas Mann has been an active participant in the contemporary American craft movement for the past thirty years as an artist, gallery owner and lecturer. He describes himself as an artist working in the medium of jewelry and sculpture. The primary design vocabulary which he employs in the making of jewelry objects combines industrial aesthetics and materials and with evocative romantic themes and imagery. He calls this design system Techno Romantic©. Though it is not the only design mode in which he works, it is the one for which he and his work is best known. Thomas Mann lives and works in New Orleans, where he oversees a jewelry design and production studio, a sculpture studio, and gallery.
THOMAS MANN POCKET HEARTS & CHARMS For all of existence humans have found or created objects of meaning and myth. Amulets give us connection and meaning to the dimensional mental fabric we call reality. Now, Thomas Mann, has created an amulet series designed for transportation. Mix with the change in your pocket or purse, kept in a secret compartment, handled at every opportunity, this unique collection of Techno.Romantic objects will continue the connection between your heart and the universe.