Crafted by hand, this voluptuous decorative vase is the work of Carlos Sanchez. Working in terracotta, he shapes a ceramic globe and etches the motifs by hand. The green and tan geometric patterns suggest lights in Central America's rain forest.
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.