Georgi Paunov – Pauneca was born on 5th of May 1944 year in a well known in Bulgaria health resort city Vyrshec. His father was also an artist, a sculptor. Since a very early age Georgi Paunov has interest in art. He was making sculptures from klay and mud. Georgi finishes special classes for becoming a mechanic and in his free time he is attending the classes of professor Galilei Simeonov, who teaches graphic in The Art Academy. With the help of the famous teacher Georgi starts his career as an artist when he is only 18 years old with his first Independent exhibition in 1962 year in his home town Vurshec. Since then almost every year he takes part in exhibitions more than 50 of which are Independent.