In Cutting Edge Physics, Inspiration for an Ancient Art Bobby Thomas

Thomas, Sarah
June 2013
Anvil's Ring;Summer2013, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p29
The article focuses on Bobby Thomas, a blacksmith from Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. It informs about the participation of Thomas in the artist blacksmithing program which was offered at Hereford College of Art and Design in Great Britain. It informs about his inspiration from ancient art of Hadron Collider, a sculptural panel, displayed in the Helfstyn Museum of Metalwork. It further presents several photographs depicting his newest creation including Collision One, Collision Three.


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