The album brings together the music composed by Federico Chiari for various film and video works by Diego Marcon, including Monelle (2017), Ludwig (2018), The Parents’ Room (2021), and Dolle (2023). The album comes with a booklet containing lyrics and images that provide a deeper insight into this unique, profoundly intertwined collaboration between Chiari and Marcon.
Shahryar Nashat (b. 1975 in Geneva, Switzerland) lives and works in Los Angeles. Recent solo exhibitions include: Force Life, The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2020); Swiss Institute, New York (2019); Start Begging, SMK, National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen (2019); The Cold Horizontals, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland (2018); Model Malady, Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany (2016); Hard Up For Support, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin (2016); and Workbench, Studio Voltaire, London (2011). Selected group exhibitions include Honestly Speaking: The Word The Body and The Internet, Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand (2020); Maskulinitäten, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany (2019); Searching the Sky for Rain, SculptureCenter, New York (2019); Stories of Almost Everyone, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2018); Myths of the Marble, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway and Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia (2017); Question the Wall Itself, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2016); Le Grand Balcon, La Biennale de Montréal, Canada (2016); 20th Biennale of Sydney, Australia (2016); Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (2016); 8th Berlin Biennale (2014); and ILLUMInations, 54th International Venice Biennial (2011).