The Society of Affective Archives

Founded in 2010 by artists Fiona Annis and Véronique La Perrière M., The Society of Affective Archives is an entity dedicated to artistic collaboration, the production of affective archives and the conservation of peripheral knowledge. Projects realized by The Society of Affective Archives include exhibitions, artist books, video installations and performances, as well as the creation of permanent public artworks. Their projects have activated unexpected spaces including natural history museums, public libraries, national parks and urban industrial spaces. Recent recognitions include the acquisition of a sculptural installation by the Museum of Civilization of Quebec City, the inauguration of a major public artwork at the Tiohtià:ke Otsirà’kehne Park in the heart of the city of Montreal, and a current public art project for the medical library of a major hospital in Montreal.