Ignacio was born in the border city of El Paso, Texas. In the fall of 2010 he received his BFA in photography from the University of North Texas. His work has been exhibited in New York City, Dallas/Ft.Worth and London. He was awarded the Cora E. Stafford Scholarship for an emerging photographer in 2010.
Ignacio is currently working in personal projects that explore youth, identity and scientific theories through the use of photography, animated gifs and video.