With this painting, Ghanaian artist Fancis Nuetey captures the vibrant colors and energy of a day at the Makola market in Ghana. Vendors sell their fruits, vegetables, and other wares, which are carefully perused by passersby. The artist paints this scene in an expressionist style.
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.