Lucía Vázquez (b. 1993) is a journalist and photographer from Buenos Aires, Argentina based in New York City. She received a bachelor's degree in Journalistic Communication at the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina in 2015. Between 2013 and 2017, she studied photography at Motivarte Photography School in Buenos Aires and at the International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York. From 2012 to 2022, she worked as a writer, editor, photographer, photo editor, videographer and video editor for the news agency “iJudicial” from the Judiciary of the City of Buenos Aires. Between 2015 and 2016, she also worked as a bilingual writer (Spanish - Portuguese) for The Walt Disney Company Argentina, in its initiative Compromiso Disney/Disney Cidadania. An experienced travel journalist and photographer, she has published over a dozen articles (text and photos) about her journeys in Japan, New Zealand, Argentina and the United States in Revista Rumbos, UNO media, Travel Magazine, Marcopolo Magazine from AlMundo.com and Alta Magazine from Aerolíneas Argentinas, Argentina's flag carrier. In 2018, she received a Diploma in Digital Marketing from the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina. In June 2020, she graduated from the Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism program at the International Center of Photography, where she was awarded The Wall Street Journal Scholarship for Visual Journalism. Her portrait and documentary work has been published in the book "2020 Edited" by Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie in Berlin, exhibited at the shows "How The Light Comes In" (ICP), “Global Images for Global Crisis” (ICP) and Edition 365 (1854/British Journal of Photography), and featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Vice, Vice en Español, NPR, Fotodemic and Foto Féminas. She is also a freelance photographer for NYC&Co. In 2021, she attended The Eddie Adams Workshop XXXIV, where she was recognized with The Wil Riera Inspiration Award. In 2022, she founded FotoFuturo Lab, an educational photography platform for emergent and socially concerned photographers from around the world. She is currently pursuing a postgraduate degree in Gender and Law at Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA). She works as a freelance photographer, writer, photo editor and video editor in New York City.
Currently in: New York City.
Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, basic Japanese.