Amelie studies Art History and Comparative Literature at Free University Berlin. She is currently conducting research for her final thesis in Art History on the topic of alternative art spaces with a focus on the 1970s.
Olive makes dances and writes/reads on radical aesthetics, spectatorship, theories of space, marxism, anarchism, social movements, and contemporary dance. She is primarily concerned with the relation of dance to the left. She remains unsympathetic to apologists, massifiers, self-appointed advisers, and sloppies. She has a masters in Arts Politics from NYU where she studied with Randy Martin.