Wearing a red shawl over her head, a princess of northern Ghana gazes into the eyes of the viewer. Budu Larbi Ernest paints this evocative scene, which he executes in an expressionist style; colorful abstract designs tease the outer edges of the subject's shawl.
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.