About

Portrait of Amelia Rina in front of the Willamette River, Portland, Oregon.

I’m a critic, writer, and editor with an MFA in Art Criticism and Writing from the School of Visual Arts in New York City and a BFA in Photography from California College of the Arts in San Francisco.

In the summer of 2020, I founded Variable West, the first comprehensive calendar of art events on the West Coast.

Based in Portland, Oregon, on the unceded land of the Clackamas and Cowlitz nations.

Contact me for freelance editing, proofreading, and copywriting rates.

Email: amelia@ameliarina.com
Pronouns: she/her

COVID-19 UPDATE: I’m offering free editorial services for small businesses and individuals applying for grants, loans, or other kinds of assistance for financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Email me to discuss details.

Amelia Rina 2020