This small mask adorned with a large painted flower is the creation of West Africa's Abdul Aziz Mohamadu. Titled Bunme, a Nigerian word meaning 'my gift,' the artist adds a stunning raffia headdress in kaleidoscopic colors to complete the mask.
Sese wood, raffia
Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
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.