George Perez, Jr.

George Perez Jr.

  • A.S., Middlesex Community College, 1983
  • B.S., communications, Southern Connecticut State University, 1986
  • M.F.A., artisanry, University of Massachusetts/Dartmouth, 1996

"Colleagues and students."

George Perez Jr. | Furniture design professor

Awards, recognition and honors

"Best of Show," Ritz Theatre Gallery, Brunswick, Georgia


With-IT - Member Board of Governors, The Furniture Society, American Society of Furniture Designers, Sustainable Furniture Council

Previous Positions

Instructor, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts; instructor/assistant manager/manager ,The Nemasket Group, Fairhaven, Massachusetts; designer/craftsman, Middlebury, Connecticut

Publications and presentations



  • Joanne McQuillan Weeks, Studies in Wood: Function and Form
  • The Standard Times (Massachusetts), Feb. 12, 1995, Sec. D1, Form/Function
  • The Standard Times (Massachusetts), March 17, 1996, Sec. E5



  • Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
  • Art Educators Forum, Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Rabun Gap Preparatory School