GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.29
A talk series with the violinist Chisako Takashima and the Ginza people. Ginza holds many personal and professional memories for Takashima. In this talk series, she thoroughly explores various aspects of the Ginza culture with her guests. Today’s guest is Hiroshi Hara, the president of Ginza Vogue Hat Salon with a history of over 80 years that relocated in 2013.
Violinist. Started playing the violin at age 6. After playing abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, and gives concerts all over the country. Although her current focus is on performing music, she also appears on TV and radio programs. Thanks to her much-loved personality, she is appearing in more and more venues.Chisako Takashima’s official website
President of Ginza Vogue Hat Salon. After working on magazines in the Media Department of the Media Division in an advertising agency, began working at Ginza Vogue and became a hatmaker. Took over as fourth president in 2013. Gets ideas from talking with customers and looking at the tablewear section of department stores, boutique shop windows and foreign photo collections to create hats that are overflowing with originality.Ginza Vogue Hat Salon blog
Writer: Mizuho Takahashi Interview location: Ginza Vogue Hat Salon