Shelley Etkin is a transdisciplinary artist, educator, and gardener engaging with relations among bodies and lands in multiple ways. Her research integrates processes of healing, pedagogy, and place-based knowledges. Shelley is based in Berlin, Germany with roots in the U.S./Turtle Island and Israel/Palestine. She holds an MA in Ecology and Contemporary Performance, a BA in Gender Studies, a permaculture design certificate, and is a student of homeopathy.