Zavod Sploh

Nina Fajdiga

photo: Peggy Jarrell Kaplan
photo: Peggy Jarrell Kaplan
Choreographer and performer Nina Fajdiga (1979, Ljubljana) graduated atTheaterschool – School for New Dance Development (SNDO) in Amsterdam in 2007. In 2006 she was awarded a most promising young choreographer by Amsterdam’s ITS festival. Her works (Debris, Sugar Rush, About Nina Simone, … and call me Antonia, ect.) have been supported by European Cultural Foundation, Slovenian Ministry of culture, produced and co-produced by European dance production houses (DWA Amsterdam, Huis an de Werf Utrecht, La Caldera Barcelona, Tanzhaus Zurich…) and shown in various international dance festivals.

She is a certified teacher of Flying Low and Passing through dance techniques, developed by David Zambrano, with whom she has worked and toured for 10 years - performing Soul Project. She is teaching at the Art Gymnasium in Ljubljana and other dance spaces and companies internationally (En Knap, Ljubljana; The Place, London; Royal Dance Academy, Glasgow...). Next to stage production she has been choreographing for Slovenian national drama theatres, in art and music videos, TV commercials and site-specific happenings.

Nina is currently collaborating with choreographer Clarice Lima on project Bosque/Woods, which is supported by the European Big Pulse Dance Alliance.

In the year 2023 she is curating a Zavod Sploh cycle (Ne)forma.

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