Johanna Heldebro


Johanna Heldebro was raised in Northern Sweden. She holds a BFA in Photography from Concordia University (2006, Montreal, Canada) as well as an MFA in Photography, Video and Related Media from School of Visual Arts in New York City (2009), where she was the recipient of the Paula Rhodes Memorial Award for her thesis work, To Come Within Reach of You....
Johanna has exhibited her work in Indonesia, Europe, throughout North America, most recently at the Finnish Museum of Photography in Helsinki (Finland), the 4th Moscow Biennale ofContemporary Art in Moscow (Russia), Galleri Box in Gothenburg (Sweden), Gallery Steinsland Berliner in Stockholm (Sweden), the Khyber Centre for the Arts (Canada) and Launch F18 in New York City. Johanna is the co-editor of Laura, a print arts periodical that she launched in 2010 together with her long-time collaborator Jared Leon. She currently works as an adjunct professor at Nova Scotia College of Art & Design (NSCAD).