Anita Contreras sets the first Christmas in the highlands of Peru. Working in ceramic, she creates a collection of diminutive nativity scenes. The Holy Family appears in four distinct styles of Ayacucho churches.
Each (4): 2.4 inches H x 2 inches W x 0.4 inches D
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.