Flora Wiegmann is a Los Angeles-based dancer and choreographer. After a year at the Laban Centre in London, she earned her BA in Dance from Columbia College, Chicago and got her MFA from UCLA in 2007. She works in both live performance and film, often making research-based work that is specific to its particular site. Her projects have been presented at the ICA, Philadelphia; The Kitchen, New York; the California Biennial, Newport Beach; The Hammer Museum and the Music Center, Los Angeles, Midway Contemporary, Minneapolis; The David Roberts Foundation and The Camden Arts Centre, London; The Banff Center for Creativity in Canada, and Université Rennes in France among others. She is co-founder of the Laboratory for Embodied Intelligences with Nina Waisman where they have been translating scientific research in the field of astrobiology into movement since 2016.