Nadja Buttendorf (1984) is a transdisciplinary visual artits based in Berlin. Buttendorf is specialized in questions of cybernetic enhancements of the human body, alien speculative scenarios and posthuman jewellery. She is a founding member of the Cyborgs e.V. Berlin and is known to have coined the term 'Explants'. Nadja studied from 2006-2012 at the Burg Giebichenstein, University of Art and Design Halle, in the Plastic Arts departement. She holds a diploma degree in visual arts.