Nicole von Arx


Nicole von Arx

Nicole von Arx is a Swiss & British performer and choreographer. She is a 2023 NYSCA grant recipient, 2023 JCAL Major Commission artist recipient, GLUE 2023 artists in residence, 2022 Dance Initiative artist in residence, 2022 Leimay Incubator, 2020 Lauréate of a Gland Culture Grant, a 2020 Jacob’s Pillow Choreography Fellow, and 2018 STUFFED artists in residence at Judson Memorial Church.

Nicole most recently choreographed the opera “Orphée+” at the Edmonton Opera. She’s been commissioned to create original works for “Der Freischütz” at Wolf Trap Opera, Stanford Live, Whim W’Him, SALT2, LINK Choreography Festival, NW Dance Project, and the Luminato Festival.

Her performance career led her to become a soloist at the Royal Opera House and Chicago Lyric Opera while dancing for Jasmin Vardimon. She’s worked for Carte Blanche - The Norwegian National Company for Contemporary Dance, Bryan Arias, The Metropolitan Opera, Company XIV, Loni Landon, and Romeo Castellucci.

She creates under the name NVA & Guests.
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