Since 1983 Georgi Charaka has devoted most of his time to his personal work. He lives and works in Lisbon since 1999. He is a member of the Portuguese Association of Artists.
Charaka was born in Bulgaria, where he graduated in the field of ceramics and glass in Sofia.
In 1981-83 he worked as a product designer for sportswear factory “Orpheus”, after which in 1983 he started his own company, called “Tea”. For 15 years he was working as a ceramic, which he calls his primary passion of arts.
In 1999 he moved to Lisbon, where he first started as interior walls decorator and restorer.
Since 2002 he works as freelance artist in the field of aquarelle and acrylic painting.
2007: Exposition of watercolor paintings as part of the exhibition “Imagination of colors”, Estrada de Benfica 356, Lisbon
June 20, 2007 Exhibition "Camino de Santiago de Compostela", Restaurant "Spanish", Lisbon; organized by Francisco Santos, photographer.
January 2006 Exhibition ”Lisboa Paisagem”, Art gallery "New Source", Lisbon
2005 - Present Exposition of paintings “Famous Sights of Lisbon”, Restaurant “Valentino”, Rua Jardim Do Regedor 37-45, 1150-193 Lisbon
7-28 April 2004 Exhibition "Jazz", Bairro Alto, Lisbon