Myrnal Castaneda - International Painter and Author
Born in El Salvador, currently lives in North Carolina where she creates her art.
After contracting polio at two years old, she found her way to creating art at an early age. She studied Hostelry and Tourism in Miami Fl. But she prefers to turn her life to be a philanthropy and artist.
Besides been a published author with her book of personal growth " El Libro Que Nunca Se Escribio". She has different types of arts. Coffee Art made with coffee beans, Rustic Art on raw wood, and Oil paintings. Her objective for her art is to bring harmony, peace, and meditation about life, which is why she calls her art- “Art for The Soul “Her paintings and art pieces have been shown in art exhibits in multiple countries.
She also was the recipient of recognition by the Mayor of Atlanta, GA and the Ambassador for El Salvador as a “Distinguished Salvadorian Artist”. Her oil and acrylic paintings are soft and realistic, traditionally views of nature that share its freedom.
The motivation of this artist is that when you see her art, the person will experience the same feeling that inspired the piece. At the same time, he or she will remember to pause for a moment, relax, a little meditation and appreciate the beautiful details that life offers.