Self-portrait for a magCulture Interview while A Lady in Red examines My Insides, 2016

Self-portrait for a magCulture Interview while A Lady in Red examines My Insides, 2016

Charmaine Li is a Berlin-based writer and journalist from Toronto, specializing in art, design and technology.


She is a regular contributor to AnOther, Kinfolk, The Spaces and Factory Magazine. Her writing can also be seen in Newsweek, CNN Travel, Freunde von Freunden, Dazed Digital and Maisonneuve among others. Previously, Charmaine was an online editor at iGNANT, a senior editor at Tech.eu and an editor at Vertical Media


She's always interested in new projects and opportunities related to arts and culture writing, content strategy/marketing and editorial consulting.


For commissions, to request a CV or to say hello, please get in touch here: hello@charmaineli.ca


Selected publications & clients

Newsweek, Kinfolk Magazine, AnOther, CNN Travel, Dazed Digital, Freunde von Freunden, 
Amuse by i-D, Protein, Offscreen Magazine, BRYGG Magazine, iGNANT, Maisonneuve,  
Factory Berlin, VentureBeat, Tech.eu, Format Magazine, The Spaces, Edition F,
TIFF's The Review, Propellor Film Tech Hub, Berlin Film Journal, Vertical Media

Selected brand collaborators

Converse, Fritz Hansen, MOO, Absolut Art, WeWork, Mumm


In her spare time, Charmaine conducts text and image experiments at Lit in Berlin, a newsletter
   project highlighting events in the world of reading, writing and publishing in Berlin.