GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.14
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 Rie Horikawa, director of Optician Iwasaki, a glasses shop with a long history that has been around since the Meiji era.
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
Director of Optician Iwasaki, founded in 1895. Enjoys skiing. She strives every day to offer as many people as possible the wise concept of spicing up their lives with glasses.Official website for Optician Iwasaki
Writer: Mikiko Okai Interview location: Optician Iwasaki