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.

 

 

Werner Herzog’s Curious Love Letter to Mikhail Gorbachev (The Nation)

Werner Herzog’s Curious Love Letter to Mikhail Gorbachev (The Nation)

What Happens When an Artwork Is Damaged Beyond Repair (Artsy)

What Happens When an Artwork Is Damaged Beyond Repair (Artsy)

Women Painters Were the Stars of the New York Day Sales (Artsy)

Women Painters Were the Stars of the New York Day Sales (Artsy)