GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.32
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 Seiko Yamada, president of Gallery Seizan (Art Japan Co.) who works tirelessly to put on art exhibitions and events.
Violinist. Takashima started taking violin lessons from the age of 6. After a successful career abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, where she currently performs in concerts across the country. Highly noted for her character in TV and radio appearances, she has currently opened up her career to more diverse fields with an unchanged focus on her profession.Official website of Chisako Takashima
President of Art Japan Co. After graduating from Kyoritsu Women’s Junior College, worked at a publishing company, then planning company before opening Gallery Seizan in 1996. Introduced many artists to the world with her great eye for beauty.
If you visit the gallery, you may run into its mascot, Ku-chan (a toy poodle and Westie terrier cross).
Writer: Interviewer/writer: Mikiko Okai Interview location: Gallery Seizan