Barry originally intended to become an architect. but studied Graphic Design instead, before pursing a successful career in Design and illustration. He later studied printmaking at The London College of Printing.
His design background led naturally into larger graphic prints and paintings, which have been widely exhibited both across the UK and internationally, some of these are now adorning walls as far apart as Streatham, San Francisco, New York and Naples.
His work has been widely published and featured in numerous international magazines, books and in the media including Societe Perrier – New York, Paperrunway – Australia, Coast Magazine, Artist and Illustrator Magazine,
Tegneren – Denmark, Rise Art, Pratical Printmaking and Hybrid Print.
His work is held in public and private collections including The Library of Congress, Washington D.C. Barry is a member of The California Society of Printmakers, San Francisco, USA.