Edit András is an art historian and critic. She holds a PhD in Art History from Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest and is since 2002 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 nationalism in this 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.