Barry Roode

Barry Roode

Fibers professor


  • B.F.A., Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., The Academy of Fine Arts Bergen


  • Launched Mushaboom Design in 2010 at Tent London, part of the London Design Festival
  • Development of the 'Replay' recycled polyester upholstery program at Quaker Fabric

Awards, recognitions and honors

  • Selected by Home and Garden Television Canada as a top five company to see at the Interior Design Show, Toronto, 2012
  • Featured in Canadian Interiors, November/December, 2011
  • Featured in East Coast Living Magazine, Spring 2012
  • Export Prospector Program Grant, Nova Scotia Business Inc., Fall 2011
  • Export Prospector Program Grant, Nova Scotia Business Inc., Summer 2010
  • Nova Scotia Department of Tourism, Culture, and Heritage, Industry Growth Grant, Summer 2009

Publications and Presentations


  • Interior Design Show, Studio North, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2012 Tent London, The London Design Festival, London, UK, 2010 "Anti-Depression Chamber," The Craig Gallery, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2010