Elly Stormer was born in Philadelphia USA.  Raised on a peninsula on the Oslo Fjord in Norway. Currently she is a MFA candidate at the School of The Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University. In her work she is interested in discourses of contemporary dance, multi-species scholarship, Eco feminism, New Materialism and affect studies. Through a practice based in movement , both physical and affective she investigates these themes through performance, video and installation. Recently her art has been shown nationally and internationally through exhibitions and screenings at The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Gallery Autonom in Oslo/Norway,  LA Convention center and piano Craft Gallery. During the summer of 2018 she is exited about participating in the feminist and Queer Festival Open Out in Tromsø and Vigil for the Earth performance festival in Notodden Norway.