About the Artist Monika Harmund Csanyi was born and raised in Budapest, Hungary. The beautiful culture, rich architecture and spectacular natural treasures, lakes, hills, and lowlands have been inspired and influenced her ever since. Her amazing artistic senses had come to the fore in the early years, she was constantly drawing and painting. She was only 12 years old when a gallery in Érd near Budapest first exhibited one of her graphics. Monika is currently living with her family in Orlando, Florida. Her latest work is characterized by realism and photorealism. Her paintings can be recognized from strong, intense colors and meticulously elaborated subjects. Monika is a member of the Oil Painters of America and the Winter Garden Art Association.