In this painting by Ghanaian artist Enoch Afram, an African mother walks toward her village after a long day. She holds a bowl of goods atop her head with her child slung over her back. Afram paints in an expressionist style, remarking 'One needs to work hard to survive.'
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.