Mirja Jauhiainen has worked as a circus artist for over a decade. Her work has been seen all over the world on the most prestige stages, such as BAM New York City, Wellington Opera House and Peacock Theater London, just to name few.
In 2015 Mirja received the State Prize for Circus Art from the National Council for the Performing Arts in Finland as a member of the group Mad in Finland.
Mirja is a founding member of Taideyhdistys Nyt ry. and an artistic director of Sirkusfestivaali Pusu.