Salla Hakanpää is a versatile circus artist and performer. Without forgetting her background in aerial acrobatics, she’s actively searching for new and exciting ways of making performing arts. Recently she’s been combining aerial acrobatics with water and diving. Contemporary dance, cross-disciplinary art and site-specific work are also some of her professional interests. Salla is one of the five founding members of the Finnish contemporary circus group Zero Gravity Company. Salla is also co-operating with WHS, which is one of the pioneer groups of Finnish contemporary circus and visual theatre.

Salla has also graduated as a rhythm music solo singer at Laajasalo adult education college. Salla has been competing in the Finnish national freediving team since 2017.