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.

 

 

Jason Diamond wrote a book about how director John Hughes saved his life (Washington Post Express)

Jason Diamond wrote a book about how director John Hughes saved his life (Washington Post Express)

Toulouse-Lautrec’s posters will whisk you back to the boho nightclubs of late-1800s Paris (Washington Post Express)

Toulouse-Lautrec’s posters will whisk you back to the boho nightclubs of late-1800s Paris (Washington Post Express)

Real human beings in 'Woolf's' clothing (Washington Post Express)

Real human beings in 'Woolf's' clothing (Washington Post Express)