Constantinos Valaes was taught painting and hagiography by Nicholas Kalamvokis and Elena Binioti (professor of the School of Fine Arts). He presumed the art of silversmithing and metalsculpturing for which he owns a state degree. He is also a member of the Chamber of Fine Arts.
Valaes has been the Curator of the Folklore Museum of Finiki and has been awarded the gold medal of the «UNESCO Arts, Sciences and Literature of Greece” for his contribution to art.
His work adorns many public places and private collections around the world. His artwork has been offered as honorary award to famous people (ie. presidents, composers, ministers of culture, athletes).