The Branch an ecological art space, pocket farm, and community cafe in Osaka, Japan. We are also home to the SocieCity ecological art and media lab, which produces artist-led stories and actions.
We welcome locals and visitors from abroad to explore the nature of sustainability together. Visitors can stop by during our business hours, or join one of our interactive exhibitions or workshops featuring local and international artists and practitioners, all of it aimed at cultivating relationships between people and nature.
We will be closed from October 11-28 to produce events in Korea.
See you again in November!
Alicia Bay Laurel is an American artist, author, and musician, well known for her bestselling 1970 book Living On The Earth, a notable guide for participants in the American back-to-the-land movement of the 1960s and 1970s. Having become good friends with Alicia in the past few years, we’ve starting making use of the real sharing economy together.(more…)
Suhee has been happily working these days, to cultivate, wash, harvest, and dry herbs from several neighborhood gardens here in Kitakagaya. After some months of preparation, last Saturday we debuted the “Herb Tea Blending” workshop at The Branch.(more…)