Nikima Jagudajev (b. 1990) is a Brooklyn based choreographer/dancer. Her work has been presented in NY at the NotFestival, the Upstart Festival, STUFFED @ Judson Church, the WAH center and Glasshouse Gallery. Abroad, her work has been at the Leopold Museum in Vienna, the Marrakech Biennale, and at PAF. She was a 2016 DanceWEB scholarship recipient. Jagudajev works extensively as a dancer with luciana achugar, and as a dancer/assistant of Mårten Spångberg. Other collaborative influences include Tino Seghal, Florentina Holtzinger, Gillian Walsh, Laurel Atwell, Marina Abramović. She received a BA in Anthropology/Sociology from Lewis & Clark College (2012) with an Honors in dance- a particular focus in Ghanaian Dance. Her written work can be found in BOMB Magazine's online publication as well as in the Movement Research Performance Journal, among others.