Nina Whiteman is a vocalist, composer and multimedia artist based in Manchester, UK. Her work engages with ideas of lostness (including a series of maze-inspired compositions) as well as ecological concerns (such as current creations for Zubin Kanga’s UKRI-funded Cyborg Soloists project). Recent commissions have been from the Royal Opera House (developing an opera with writer Nadifa Mohamed) and Riot Ensemble. Nina is vocalist and co-director of Trio Atem and Artistic Director of Manchester Contemporary Youth Opera. She teaches at the RNCM, and is Reader in Composition at Royal Holloway, University of London.