Endre Tót: Gladness and Rain
@ Printed Matter, Chelsea, NYC
September 9–November 14, 2021
Darling Green is pleased to present Endre Tót: Gladness and Rain at Printed Matter, a survey show on the work of Hungarian artist Endre Tót. Curated by Darling Green, the exhibition puts on view nearly 100 items, including artists’ books, printed matter, performance works, and mail art correspondence, with an emphasis on Tót’s print output of the 1970s and 80s which defied the censorship of Soviet-controlled Hungary with humor and absurdity. On view September 9–November 14, 2021, the exhibition will gather the most comprehensive collection of Tót’s work ever shown in the US, with material on loan from private and institutional collections in the US and Europe.
On occasion of Endre Tót: Gladness and Rain, Printed Matter will publish a new a 24-page risograph-printed and hand-stamped publication, including highlights from the exhibition, an essay by Darling Green and an interview with Tót.