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, Hyperallergic, The Washington Post Express, DCist, Sculpture magazine, and Washington City Paper, among others.

 

 

Commissions: Amy Franceschini and Futurefarmers and Steven Siegel (Sculpture magazine)

Commissions: Amy Franceschini and Futurefarmers and Steven Siegel (Sculpture magazine)

‘Mr. Lincoln’s Washington: A Civil War Portfolio’ shows a city transformed by war (Washington Post)

‘Mr. Lincoln’s Washington: A Civil War Portfolio’ shows a city transformed by war (Washington Post)

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)