With particular emphasis on art and design, Barry Laden MBE FRSA has been recognised as a leader in supporting other designers for more than 20 years. Since 1999 he has shown his own art at The Laden Showroom in Brick Lane and his pieces are in a wide number of private collections. In 2017, his “Chaos over Moscow” canvas was shown digitally at the Saatchi Gallery. He is a Freeman of the City of London and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He was made MBE by Prince Charles in 2010 and awarded Honorary Doctorate of Design by Southampton Solent University in 2014.