Yiaki (Kiriaki Baili) lived her early childhood years in Germany, later moving to Athens, Greece, where she still lives today. She has been practising aerial acrobatics since 2012 and started teaching in 2018 in various aerial acrobatics studios, workshops and seminars across Greece, passing on her knowledge and love for aerial acrobatics and dynamic transitions in the air.
In 2022 she opened her own studio in Athens: Momentum Aerial Acrobatics. Her main disciplines are Aerial Rope, Straps, and Silks, while she also practises Static Trapeze, Handstands and Vinyasa Yoga.
As a performer she has participated in numerous events and festivals in Greece, most recently the 12th Kalamata Street Festival, TEDx Lamia, the Handmade and Recycled Festival Athens, Bodytalk F/W Collection ‘22-23. Her video Aerial Straps – Bageionwas featured in the SESC São Paulo International Circus Festival 2021, the Athens Video Dance Festival 2022 and the Akropoditi Dance Festival 2022.