Jessica Leclercq

is a project manager at COAL. She has a degree in Fashion Journalism from the University of the Arts in London, a master’s degree in Digital Communication from the University of Paris II, and a master’s degree in Cultural Projects in the Public Space from the University of Paris I. She is interested in the place of art in social struggles, and particularly in visual creation in the current environmental issues. Within COAL, Jessica is in charge of territorial projects and European cooperation programs.

  • 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


    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.