Kaija Siirala

Kaija Siirala works in documentary media as a picture editor, sound designer and educator.  Most recently, she edited a short piece, We Became Fragments, which was published as a New York Times’ Op-Doc.  Kaija has worked as a sound editor on films that have screened at the National Gallery of Canada, True/False Film Festival and AFI fest.  In 2015, she travelled to the Faroe Islands as part of the fluid states: performance of unknowing conference. She has been teaching as adjunct faculty at Hunter College and Pratt Institute the past three years and was a member-in-residence of the Meerkat Media Collective from 2016-2018. In May 2018, she completed her MFA in Integrated Media Arts at Hunter College (CUNY) and is now newly based in Hamilton, ON.


Resonant Bodies

Cheldon Paterson, Phoebe Wang, Kaija Siirala, Aliya Pabani, Jon Tjhia, Chandra Melting Tallow

August 9, 2019

A Conversation

Kaija Siirala

June 29, 2018


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