The 2017 TESLA Award goes to the artistic duo PLATEAURESIDUE for their project Ex Topia!

PLATEAURESIDUE is a Slovenian artistic duo of geographer and artist Aljaž Celarc and art historian and visual media researcher Eva Pavlič Seifert. Their work focuses on space, nature and ecology. Their project Ex Topia is developed in association with the Anton Melik Institute for Geography and seeks to research and document the disappearance of the Triglav glacier. The project is based on expeditions, research and development of special lenses from ice.