April Yin

April Yin joined Heffel as an Asian Art Specialist in the spring of 2023. She holds both Masters and Undergraduate degrees in Art History from the University of Toronto, with a focus on Chinese painting and works on paper. Her study specialized in Chinese literati paintings from the Song to Ming Dynasties. Prior to joining Heffel, April worked in the Asian Art department at a regional Toronto auction house, where she obtained knowledge on Chinese and Japanese art connoisseurship and established a strong global client base, particularly in China. She also travels to New York to attend the biannual Asia Week events.

April is fluent in Mandarin and English.