Rich Arentzen

General Manager/ Gaffer

Rich Arentzen is the head of AO glass. Born in New England, he was a philosophy major in college before traveling abroad to  Scandinavia to study glass blowing. The aesthetic of AO! glass can be seen as a reflection of his American work-ethic, and Scandinavian design heritage. 

TovE Ohlander

Creative Director

Tove Ohlander is the heart of AO glass. A native of Sweden she has spent her life studying art and craft as one cohesive artisanal pursuit in the way only the Scandinavians can. 

She brings unbridled creativity, illustrations and intuitive wonder to the hot shop.