Meet the Variable West Team
Founder and Editor in Chief
Amelia (she/her) is a writer, editor, and critic with an MFA in Art Criticism & Writing from School of Visual Arts in New York, NY, and a BFA in Photography from California College of the Arts in Oakland, CA. Her writing has been published in BOMB Magazine, Artforum, Art in America, Hyperallergic, Aperture, New Archives, among others. Read recently published work on her website.
Originally from the Bay, Amelia now lives in Portland, OR, on the unceded territories of the Clackamas and Cowlitz nations.
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Eden Redmond (she/her) is an arts writer and fundraiser based in the Pacific Northwest. Breaking from the exploitative legacies of capitalism, Eden’s creative partnership work depends on dignified relationships and sharing resources in collective abundance.
Eden also serves as the Director of Operations at Signal Fire, where she shapes and funds programming connecting artists, activists, and Indigenous communities in the fight for land justice.
Learn more about Eden on her website.
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Justin (he/him) is a writer, editor, and student with a BA in English Literature from Harding University. He lives in Portland, Oregon, and is pursing an MA in Critical Studies from the Pacific Northwest College of Art. His interests include studies of consciousness, sociolinguistics, and gender.
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Consulting Product Manager
Jaime (he/him) is a Product Manager and Photographer. He has been delivering web-based software for over a decade, while also shooting portraits, music festivals, and DIY music shows.
His photos have been published by Dazed & Confused, Maximum Rocknroll, Artforum, Metal Sucks, Miami New Times, No Thoughts Magazine, Self Titled Mag, VICE, and others. See more of Jaime’s photography on his website.
Based in Portland, OR.