Mariana Tschudi, who revealed her favorite places in the Barranco neighborhood of Lima, Peru in the July/August 2012 issue, has been working on a film project about the native ayahuasca plant, which is used by shamans in the Peruvian Amazon for medicinal purposes and religious rituals. Below is one of her video art pieces, called “Trip to Heal the Heart.”

Photo by David Nicolas Giraldo.