The ceremonial blade known as a tumi serves as a gleaming pedestal for an ancient effigy. Ana Mar√≠a Enciso creates an imposing personage from the Chimu culture in this bronze and copper sculpture. It stands on a base of natural jasper.
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.