Lucas Sanchez was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1992. He grew up in Banfield, a small town south of Buenos Aires. He studied photography at IMDAFTA (Instituto de Medios Audiovisuales), Buenos Aires. In 2018, he emigrated to Barcelona. In 2019, he was awarded the “Documentary Photo” scholarship at the Grisart school, Barcelona, for his project “Not so Turista”. In 2021, he was awarded the scholarship - study aid - to do the master's degree in Author Photography "at EFTI.
He currently resides in Madrid.