With particular emphasis on art and design, Barry has worked within the world of design for more than 20 years.
He exhibited his own art at The Laden Showroom in London’s Brick Lane for 17 years and his pieces are now in a wide number of private and public collections including Watford Town’s collection (Watford, UK); Baden-Baden, Germany and Barcelona, Spain. In 2017, his “Chaos over Moscow” canvas was shown digitally at the Saatchi Gallery (London) and he has shown at The Brick Lane Gallery (London). In 2019 he has exhibited at Aberdeen Art Fair, Parallax Art Fair (Kensington, London), the New Artist Fair (Shoreditch, London) and Chester Arts Fair.
In 2020 he will show at several art fairs including Surrey, Berkshire, Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair and Chester.
He is a Freeman of the City of London and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He was made MBE in 2011 by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace and was awarded Honorary Doctorate of Design by Southampton Solent University in 2014.
ALL 2020 exhibitions and art fairs cancelled sadly