Cano become an artist at 70. Experiences during his cancer and open-heart surgery treatments have left him with a wider vision and deeper understanding of the human need of art. To gain time in his progress as an artist, Mr. Ozgener painted under the supervision of teachers so that he could improve on his technique. He has become a prolific painter. He has over 330 works of art.
He works primarily with acrylic paint on canvases, linen, or on board using traditional and newer techniques of painting like the use of acrylic skins and other materials for collages.