Standing tall, an African warrior is depicted against the green background of this Ghanaian painting. Francis Amoah paints this composition in an expressionist style, giving the warrior an exaggerated, elongated form with colorful patches representing his clothing.
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.