“Tokyo Kousaten”
Interviews of Tokyo professionals

While diligently upholding the past’s ideas and traditions, from art to music to food and infinitely more, Tokyo is a city that never stops pushing forward to embrace the latest technological advances. “Tokyo Kousaten”, a new television program from TV TOKYO Corporation that showcases those parts of Japan’s capital where past and present intersect in uniquely dazzling and balanced ways as the program title "kousaten" which means "crossroads", suggests . Check the TokyoTokyo website each month for English-language versions of “Tokyo Kousaten” videos.

  • #56Virtual reality

    Aimi Sekiguchi

  • #55Kaleidoscope

    Koji Yamami

  • #54Piano

    Shinya Kiyozuka

  • #53Pipe organ

    Naomi Matsui

  • #52Jewelry

    Akihiko Usuzawa

  • #51Tsumami kanzashi

    Tsuyoshi Ishida

  • #50Photography

    Nagi Yoshida

  • #49Japanese painting

    Shunei Nishida

  • #48Leather shoes

    Yukiko Okawa

  • #47Hanao

    Ichiro Shibata

  • #46Kirie

    Ayano Sagawa

  • #45Washi

    Kaho Shinoda

  • #44Street performance

    Yusaku Mochizuki

  • #43Tezuma

    Taiju Fujiyama

  • #42LINE stickers

    Keiko Sootome

  • #41Japanese calligraphy

    Koji Kakinuma

  • #40Synthesizer music

    Hisashi Saito

  • #39Wadaiko

    Masaki Ootawa

  • #38Modern architecture

    Kengo Kuma

  • #37Miyadaiku

    Sukeyoshi Yoshikawa

  • #36Designer furniture

    Takumi Kitada

  • #35Edo sashimono

    Susumu Sato

  • #34Opera

    Kazushi Ono

  • #33Nihon Buyo

    Juraku Hanayagi

  • #32Free style dancing

    Takahiro Ueno

  • #31Social dancing

    Toshio Fujimoto

  • #30Theater

    Makoto Sato

  • #29Rakugo

    Taihei Hayashiya

  • #28Geometric designs

    Hiroko Takahashi

  • #27Tokyo Some-Komon

    Junichi Saotome

  • #26Coffee

    Hidenori Izaki

  • #25Sado

    Sosetsu Kawakami

  • #24Shared offices

    Haruaki Tanaka

  • #23Public bathhouses

    Kimiko Tsuchimoto

  • #22Art aquariums

    Hidetomo Kimura

  • #21Goldfish

    Tomoko Yoshida

  • #20Smartphone apps

    Masako Wakamiya

  • #19Picture-story show

    Tora Mihashi

  • #18Olympic torch

    Tokujin Yoshioka

  • #17Edo Tegaki Chochin

    Shuichi Murata

  • #16Design cups

    KIGI

  • #15Edo Kiriko

    Junichi Nabetani

  • #14Western confectionery

    Antoine Santos

  • #13Japanese traditional sweets

    Terunobu Aono

  • #12Orizuru

    Naoki Onogawa

  • #11Bonsai

    Kunio Kobayashi

  • #10Fashion

    Kunihiko Morinaga

  • #9Kimono

    Hisayo Shito

  • #8Space Production

    Ryotaro Muramatsu

  • #7Kado

    Mika Otani

  • #6"Kawaii" culture

    Sebastian Masuda

  • #5Dozeu

    Takashi Watanabe

  • #4Special effects makeup

    Amazing JIRO

  • #3Noh mask

    Shigeharu Nagasawa

  • #2Robot

    Tatsuya Matsui

  • #1Kabuki

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