Mayte Torres Vazquez
Difficulty on making decisions is the story of
her life. Small and big
decisions, important or ephemeral decisions, good and bad decisions,
easiest and the most complicated ones, such as her profession.
figured out what she wanted to become until she was on her twenties,
what she found in the way opened a little whole in a dark wall
helped her to find what was going make life enjoyable.
Since being born in Ibiza, Spain, in 1982, Mayte
always liked painting,
writing, drawing, photographing and just making things look prettier
with a little bit of colour or patience. Always trying to be original
creative, she never really realized how could she make a life from
At the age of 18 Mayte had to make one of those big decisions,
Journalism, but never being completely sure. Mayte made her way
five years asking herself all the time if she had made a mistake,
the same time enjoying the little bites the university gave her
lessons about photography, graphic design and video edition, sweating
blood trying to do her best on them. So she finished her degree
at least knowing what was coming after: to become a Photographer.
And one week after graduating in Journalism, Mayte
was in London prepared to start studying again. Now she is finishing
of a BA in Photography and Digital Imaging in TVU. The music industry
very close to her, always surrounded by all kind of musicians,
loving seeing live music. It is not clear yet what she wants to
she finishes her second degree, but making portraits of musicians
something she's been experienced and something she will definetly
keep doing in the future, if not for a job, for her very good musicians
friends, who always need photos for their portfolios... because
knows many musicians, but they don't know so many photographers,
least not with that personal touch of Mayte's J.
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