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.

 

 

2014 Fall Arts Guide (Washington City Paper)

2014 Fall Arts Guide (Washington City Paper)

‘Nasta’liq’ at Sackler showcases the most popular form of Persian calligraphy (Washington Post Express)

‘Nasta’liq’ at Sackler showcases the most popular form of Persian calligraphy (Washington Post Express)

Chiharu Shiota’s ‘Over the Continents’ at the Sackler Gallery finds beauty in old shoes (Washington Post Express)

Chiharu Shiota’s ‘Over the Continents’ at the Sackler Gallery finds beauty in old shoes (Washington Post Express)