Articles and Videos by Patricia Harris:
Not so many years ago Thomas Mann figured that 2002 would be his year to retire. But the projected date has come and gone, and Mann is busier than ever with reinvention instead of retirement. The publication in 2001 of the monograph Thomas Mann: Metal Artist may have summarized his career as a jeweler, but it didn’t bring down the curtain his performance. If anything, he’s busily proving F. Scott Fitzgerald’s assertion that American lives lack second acts..