Providing for his family, a lone fisherman paddles a canoe along a river that runs through a forest. Ghanaian artist John Atta Mensah paints this scene in an impressionist style, using dabs of the paintbrush to capture the lush nature of the wooded area.
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.