“No vamos a llegar, pero vamos a ir” [We will not arrive, but we will go] is a new exhibition by Víctor Vázquez, sponsored by the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, which opens on February 1, 2013, at the Antiguo Arsenal de la Marina Española [Old Spanish Navy Armory] in La Puntilla, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Description: This major exhibition is an imaginary dialogue based on photographic work Vázquez carried out in several ruins of Old San Juan during the span of two years. A catalogue for the exhibition will soon be available.
Víctor Vázquez (San Juan, Puerto Rico) holds a B.A. in psychology and sociology from the University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras. He also conducted doctoral studies in Education and Comparative Religion at New York University. He studied photography with Jan Jurasek and attended the School of Visual Arts and the Maine Photographic Workshop. Vázquez has participated in numerous exhibitions in the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, and the United States.