Elena Goukassian is an arts Writer based in Brooklyn.

Elena writes about art, theater, books, music, film, architecture, and dance. She's also a huge fan of digging through archives and uncovering unusual histories.

Elena's pieces have appeared in Artsy, The Nation, Lapham’s Quarterly, Hyperallergic, and The Washington Post, among other publications.

 

 

Commissions: Peter Fischli and David Weiss, Ugo Rondinone, and Daniel Silver (Sculpture magazine)
Taking its cues from Eastern European folk music, Gogol Bordello tears down the walls (Washington Post Express)

Taking its cues from Eastern European folk music, Gogol Bordello tears down the walls (Washington Post Express)

Commissions: Thomas Brezing, Jodie Carey, and Los Carpinteros (Sculpture magazine)

Commissions: Thomas Brezing, Jodie Carey, and Los Carpinteros (Sculpture magazine)