About Forecast

Jessica Fiala

Program Associate

Jessica coordinates¬†Forecast’s Artist Services program, including the mid-career and emerging artist grant programs.

She¬†was Forecast’s Research Coordinator for the 2015 International Award for Public Art and is currently a company member of Ragamala Dance and a Research Associate at Lutman & Associates.

Jessica holds an interdisciplinary master’s degree from the University of Minnesota focused in Museum Studies & Cultural Studies. In 2013, she presented research in Naples, Italy at the conference “The Postcolonial Museum: the Pressures of Memory and the Bodies of History” which she has since expanded for the collection The Ruined Archive (2014).