ArtBreak with Aykut Ozen: October 25, 2014

Posted on October 24, 2014, 9:00 am
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Head over to the Henry Art Gallery this Saturday for a special in-gallery experience designed around Ann Hamilton: the common S E N S EThis “ArtBreak” will be led by Aykut Ozen, founder of Ozen Company—a Seattle-based brand that creates custom-made and ready-to-wear handmade leather goods. Ozen was the winner of the 2013 Independent Designer Runway Show.

The ArtBreak events, hosted by the Henry Art Gallery, are intended to “present different ways to relate to the materials and ideas within Ann Hamilton: the common S E N S E. With a show as large and complex as this one, we might all need a little help!

Admission is free. 

2:30-3:15 pm


Image courtesy of The Ozen Company.

Image courtesy of The Ozen Company.



Claire Reiner is a writer, artist and recent graduate from the University of Washington’s School of Art with a major in Art History. She is interested in recent art movements and subcultures (1950s, 60s, 70s) and how they have shaped present perceptions and practices of art. She grew up in Southern California and moved to Seattle in 2010. She is quite influenced by the unique geography of both places and enjoys hiking and exploring the Pacific Northwest. Reiner covers visual art exhibits in Seattle and seeks to contribute to a profound and positive artistic community, as well as encourage people to come out and experience art moments for themselves. Reiner is also the Executive Assistant for VanguardSeattle and handles any press related needs.