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 is a writer specializing in art, design and technology. 

She is a regular contributor to online and print publications such as AnOther, Kinfolk Magazine, The Spaces and Factory Magazine. She has also written for Newsweek, CNN Travel, Dazed Digital, Amuse by i-D and Maisonneuve among others. Previously, she was an online editor at iGNANT, a senior editor at Tech.eu and an editor at Vertical Media. She lives in Berlin. 

Charmaine is available for writing commissions – editorial and commercial – and also offers content strategy consulting for brands and startups.

For projects, 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, Maisonneuve, Freunde von Freunden, 
Dazed Digital, Amuse by i-D, Protein, iGNANT, Offscreen Magazine, BRYGG Magazine, 
Factory Berlin, Tech.eu, VentureBeat, The Spaces, Berlin Film Journal, Vertical Media, Edition F,
Bread & Butter by Zalando, TIFF's The Review, Propellor Film Tech Hub, Format Magazine, jovoto

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.