Liz Erber has been an avid somatic practictioner for 20 years, exploring a wide variety of somatic practices. She has been choreographing and creating her own yearly performance works since 2003. Through performance she explores social interaction and intervention, community participation, environmental engagement, as well as somatic engagement of both performer and audience. She has also been teaching contact improvisation for nearly 20 years, in addition to: contemporary dance, improvised performance, moving and writing, Laban/ Barntenieff movement studies, conscious breathwork, yoga, and more. She currently lives in Oderberg, Brandenburg, where she has recently founded together with her partner, the non-profit: KuNaKu: Haus für Kunst, Natur und Kultur gGmbH, and Sonnenstrom Oderberg, which produces energy through photovotalic modules.