Water and Diamond

Water and Diamond

Société Générale has given Lauranne Germond (COAL) carte blanche to design an exhibition based on her collection on ecological issues. Through the works of some sixty international artists, Water and Diamond questions the notion of natural capital and the value of nature.  

Image credits: 2006年5月9日 湖北 秭归 2006.5.9 THREE GORGES ZIGUI HUBEI

Take a look at

Sculptures on the island, Return to the Sources, a journey of works in Andrésy
Isabella Hin at the Sewer Museum for the Nuit Blanche
Origins, artists’ views on primary forests

  • About us
    About us

    COAL mobilizes artists and cultural actors on societal and environmental issues and accompanies the emergence of a new culture of ecology through its actions such as the COAL Prize, curating exhibitions, advising institutions and communities, European cooperation, and the animation of conferences, workshops and the first dedicated website Ressource0.com


    COAL has been awarding the COAL Prize Art and Environment every year since 2010 and the COAL Student Prize - Culture & Diversity since 2020.

  • Projects

    Major projects linked to the major events in political ecology, in connection with natural or urban environments.

  • Artistic direction
    Artistic direction

    About fifty exhibitions throughout France, cultural actions, works in the public space, and project support to contribute to the emergence of a new culture of ecology.


    Cooperation programs on a European and international scale, support for institutions in their ecological transition through tailor-made accompaniment and training, promotion of arts and ecology issues through publications and numerous conferences and workshops.