The Take-Out Hanging Planter was featured on Cool Hunting as part of American Design Club's Growth exhibition at Astor Place as part of NYC x Design Week in May 2016.
"I have chosen to stay in Michigan, and make Pontiac home. People keep asking why."
In June 2013, Bales was featured as a guest blogger for Detroit's Metromode. Read the full article here.
The Mobile Produce Cart was included in the Designing Summer: Objects of Escape exhibition at Cranbrook Art Museum (June - Augusts 2015) Bloomfield Hills, MI.