This colorful original painting is by Ghanaian artist Budu Larbi Ernest. Using acrylic paints on canvas, he renders a scene of West African women going about their day-to-day activities with their babies on their backs.
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.