Miguel Gómez-Ibáñez has combined a first career practicing architecture with his North Bennet Street School training as a cabinet maker to become a nationally recognized designer and maker of studio furniture.
He has contributed articles and essays on furniture and design to a number of books and magazines, including Fine Woodworking, Woodworker’s Journal, and Furniture Studio. His work has been featured in House and Garden, Good Housekeeping, American Craft and Accent Home and Garden, and has been exhibited in galleries and museums across the country.
Gómez-Ibáñez serves frequently as a juror for furniture exhibitions and a presenter and panelist at meetings and conferences on furniture and craft. He is a Past President of The Furniture Society and a member of the Collections Committee of the Fuller Craft Museum. He returned to North Bennet Street School in 2006 as its President, only the sixth director of the school in its 125 year history and is featured in the North Bennet Street School segment in the PROCESS episode.