Nia-Amina Minor

Alex Crozier

Nia-Amina Minor is a movement artist and dance educator from South Central Los Angeles. She studied at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy and received her BA from Stanford University. Nia-Amina holds her MFA in Dance from UC Irvine. Her work has many disciplinary points of interest focusing on the body in social, political, and digital contexts. Through dance, Nia-Amina converses with black realities and investigates the intersections of movement, memory, and rhythm. She is a co-founder of No)one Art House, a multi-disciplinary collective that creates artistic experiences throughout Los Angeles under the guiding philosophy: “Not the Efforts of One.” Nia-Amina is in her 4th season with Spectrum Dance Theater and holds the position of Company Dancer as well as Community Engagement Artist Liaison.

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