Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen’s exhibition “This Is Not a Rehabilitation Project” in Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen’s private exhibition “This Is Not a Rehabilitation Project” is open until July 3 2022 in Artport Gallery in Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada.

Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen’s work deals with disability politics, aesthetics of assistive devices and gender issues related to disabled women. Her presentation will be part working artist’s studio and part exhibition space of her most notable recent mixed media work alongside pieces created during this Artist-in-Residency.

Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen is a State Prize-awarded multidisciplinary artist whose short film Reflector of Living Will (in featured image) won the Best Screenplay at the Pisa Robotic Film Festival in 2018. Wallinheimo-Heimonen has facilitated social art workshops in Finland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Estonia and China and participated in exhibitions in Finland and abroad. She received a three-year grant from the Arts Promotion Center Finland for her project Empathy Objects 2019 –2021. She has osteogenesis imperfecta as a piquant characteristic. 

Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen: This Is Not a Rehabilitation Project, April 2 – July 3 2023, Artport Gallery, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada

More information: Harbourfront Centre