Edit András

art historian and critic
Edit András is an art historian and critic. She holds a PhD in Art History from Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, and since 2002 is a senior research fellow at the Institute of Art History, Research Centre for the Humanities at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest.
She has written extensively on Eastern and Central European art, with a focus on gender issues and social engagement, as well as the post-socialist condition and on nationalism in the region. Recent publications include: Cultural Cross Dressing: Art on the Ruins of Socialism (2009); and the anthology Transitland, Video Art from Central and Eastern Europe 1989–2009 (2009). Her articles have appeared in the journals Acta Historiae Artium, ARS, Ars Hungarica, ArtMargins, e-flux journal, Idea, Springerin, Third Text, as well as several collected volumes and catalogues. András lives and works in Budapest and Long Island, New York.