Aya Wilson is a dance artist currently residing in New York City.  Originally of Normal, Illinois, she graduated with a BFA in dance from the University of Iowa. In New York City, Aya has worked with choreographers including Amy Jacobus Dance Projects, Tara Willis, Kensaku Shinohara, and Sarah Council Dance Projects.  Most recently, she has been dancing with the A.O. Movement Collective, Mariah Maloney Dance, Kendra Portier/BAND|portier, Nadia Tykulsker/Spark(edIt) Arts, and David Dorfman Dance, with whom she was honored to travel and perform abroad through DanceMotion USA. She also occasionally creates her own choreographic work and enjoys teaching dance, most recently in the Contemporary Forms series at Gibney Dance Center.