Lauren O'Neill-Butler

Lauren O’Neill-Butler’s criticism and nonfiction have appeared in publications ranging from Art Journal to Bitch. The managing editor of, she has also been a contributor to Artforum since 2007.


Agnès Varda’s California

What drew Agnès Varda, “Grandmother of the French New Wave,” to Los Angeles? LACMA’s current exhibition looks at Varda’s CA films and the lasting impact of the place on her work....

The Savage Detective: On Sophie Calle’s “Address Book”