Kaya Wilkins is a Norwegian-American Berlin-based musician, composer, and artist who records and performs as Okay Kaya.
Okay Kaya has released numerous acclaimed albums including Both (2018), Watch This Liquid Pour Itself (2020) which won the Spellemann Award for best Indie/Alternative (2021), Surviving Is The New Living (2020) and her most recent release The Incompatible Okay Kaya (2021). Wilkins has collaborated with artists including Onyx Collective, Anne Imhof, Porches, King Krule, Deem Spencer and Adinah Dancyger amongst others. Wilkins starred in Joachim Trier’s celebrated film Thelma (2017) for which she was nominated for an Amanda Award for Best Supporting Role and won the Robert Awards for Best Original Song ‘One Last Time’ in the movie Exit Plan (2020). Wilkins has exhibited work and performed at Entrance New York (2022), Melk in Oslo (2022), MUNCH in Oslo (2021), The Renaissance Society in Chicago (2021), K4 gallery in Oslo (2021), and Etage Projects in Copenhagen (solo exhibition in 2021).