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.

 

 

314 Rare Books Stolen from Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Library (Hyperallergic)

314 Rare Books Stolen from Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Library (Hyperallergic)

Obama Portraits Bring Record Traffic to National Portrait Gallery (Hyperallergic)

Obama Portraits Bring Record Traffic to National Portrait Gallery (Hyperallergic)

A New Compendium of Bizarre and Banal Soviet Stuff (Hyperallergic)

A New Compendium of Bizarre and Banal Soviet Stuff (Hyperallergic)