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.

 

 

Artist Lara Baladi helps unravel the mysteries of her 29-foot-long tapestry ‘Oum el Dounia,’ on view at Sackler (Washington Post Express)

Artist Lara Baladi helps unravel the mysteries of her 29-foot-long tapestry ‘Oum el Dounia,’ on view at Sackler (Washington Post Express)

At 'Mortified,' Adults Share The Embarrassing Artifacts Of Their Teenage Lives (DCist)

At 'Mortified,' Adults Share The Embarrassing Artifacts Of Their Teenage Lives (DCist)

In ‘Ejecta’ at Flashpoint, an artist/curator couple surface the detritus of their lives (Washington Post Express)

In ‘Ejecta’ at Flashpoint, an artist/curator couple surface the detritus of their lives (Washington Post Express)