For more than 35 years, Ed Woodham has been active in community art, education, and civic interventions, across a variety of media and cultural contexts. Woodham created Art in Odd Places (AiOP) to present visual and performance art to reclaim public spaces in New York City and beyond. Art in Odd Places has been produced in Los Angeles CA, Boston MA, Indianapolis IN, Greensboro NC, and this year in Orlando, FL in the U.S.; Saint Petersburg, Russia, and Sydney, Australia.
Woodham teaches art at NYC's Arts Connection and at five NYU Langone Early Education Centers for the last fifteen years. He is a member of the faculty at NYU Hemispheric Institute for EMERGENYC teaching workshops in politically based public performances and at School of Visual Arts in NYC for City as Site: Public Art as Social Intervention. He was a 2013 Blade of Grass Fellow in Social Engagement. He was a featured speaker for TEDxGowanus and TEDxIndianapolis in 2014.