The Landscapists exhibition includes inventive landscape works by leading artists, designers, and researchers, including: Harry Bix; Luis Callejas and Charlotte Hansson; Emma Colthurst; James Corner; Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman; Drawing Architecture Studio; Larissa Fassler; Alexis Liu; Tiago Torres‐Campos; SCAPE; and Ed Wall.
In April Ed was appointed a Design Council Expert, joining a diverse, multi-disciplinary community from across the UK, set to address major social, environmental, and economic challenges.
Ed was invited by Prof. Tom Jeffries to join a Digital Landscapes Roundtable at Queen’s University Belfast.
In 2020 Ed was interviewed by Professor Ye Yu at the Beijing Forestry University for an article in Landscape Architecture Journal (China). See the full interview here.
This summer Ed was interviewed for Australian website FWD>Thinking. See the full interview here
Ed’s research into Expanding Architectural Operations has been selected for a Graham Foundation 2020 Grant to Individuals (Research and Development). The proposal to explore specific forms of global architectural practice was selected to be funded from over 600 submissions from around the world. The research was enthusiastically supported by Michael Sorkin, Ed’s teacher and mentor of over 15 years, before he passed away in March 2020.
Ed has written an article for the journal of the Landscape Institute, Landscape.
Who designs the landscapes around us? What practices are employed as contemporary landscapes are produced? This issue of Architectural Design, that was published by Wiley in January 2020 and has been guest-edited by Ed Wall, sets out that landscapes are made and remade through interrelations between
Ed has been working with theorist Maria Korolkova and researcher Emma Colthurst to develop Advanced Urban, a centre for interdisciplinary urban research that intersects new materiality, media and space.