Mette Terp Høybe & Marie Hallager

How can it not be fantastic to be touched?

Marie Hallager Andersen is a freelance dance artist with an MA Creative Practice from Trinity Laban in London. Through her diverse work with movement, especially in the context of somatic practices, she has developed a broad interest in the body. Her work spans performing dance improvisation, filmmaking and collaboration with other artists and with academics.

Mette Terp Høybye is an interdisciplinary researcher with a dual background in anthropology and health sciences. She is associate professor at IMC, Department of Clinical Medicin, Aarhus University and Silkeborg Regional Hospital. She has a keen interest in the role of the body and movement in knowledge making and explores how to engage the potential of sensory and body knowledge in research and practice in health settings.