Andrea Nicole Ortiz (Nikki), is a performance artist, yoga teacher and designer currently based in Brooklyn. She is a Vinyasa certified teacher with 600 hours of training. She studied under the mentorship of Jared McCann and under his guidance and coaching she became the USA National Yoga Asana champion in 2015. Nikki’s teaching combines elements from various traditions and styles of yoga. She focusses on spine flexibility, teaching people how to safely access their body’s range of motion. As a performer she focuses on the art of contortion and her work has appeared at The Brooklyn Museum, The Whitney Museum, Envision Festival and The House of Yes amongst others. She’s a collaborator at Hybrid Movement Company and Little Cinema.