With feathery horns and bright yellow eyes, a hooting owl watches vigilantly. Brazilian artisan Alexandre Costa carves the beautiful red and pink bird by hand of natural magnesite, and sculpts the beak of yellow calcite.
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.