Branden founded Broken Sidewalk in 2008 while practicing architecture in Louisville. He continued the site for seven years while living in New York City, returning to Louisville in 2016. Branden is a graduate of the College of Architecture at Washington University in St. Louis, and has covered architecture, design, and urbanism for The Architect's Newspaper, Designers & Books, Inhabitat, and the American Institute of Architects.
Note that the latter is of Tokyo and Yokohama. The ferris wheel and rides that they show are on the waterfront in Yokohama.
Although it is Japan’s second largest city, they do tend to run together.