Joan Pronnier

has been a project manager with COAL since 2019. She coordinated VIVANT, Cultural Season for Biodiversity for the IUCN World Conservation Congress in 2021. She contributes to COAL’s editorial projects and to the influence of the crossroads between art and ecology through conferences and round tables. She graduated from Sciences Po Lille in “Sustainable Development” and from the University of Lyon 3 in “Ethics, Ecology and Sustainable Development”.

  • 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.