Mick Hales was born in England and grew up in Pakistan and Nigeria. He studied photography at the London College of Printing and moved to New York in 1982. His first commissions in New York were for Francoise De La Renta at House and Garden. His excellence at catching the mood of an interior space, garden, product or situation has been proven through his published material; some 37 coffee table books and over 270 magazine articles. His editorial range includes Interiors, Gardens, Travel, Architecture, Sculpture, Flower Works and Food on location.
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House Beautiful, Veranda, NY Cottages & Gardens, CT Cottages & Gardens, Country Life, Antiques Magazine, Colonial Homes, Vanity Fair, American Horticulturalist, American House and Garden , Architectural Record , Southern Accents, Traditional Homes, Horticulture, Casa Vogue, Hauser, Conniseur, Gardens Illustrated, Gastronome, GQ Magazine, Historic Preservation, Nikkei Architecture, Elle Décor, GardenDesign, Ambiente Magazine, New Jersey Monthly, Practical Homeowner, Interior Design Magazine, Country Home, Sculpture Out of Doors, Town and Country, Classic American Homes, Interiors Magazine, American Homestyle and Gardening, Antique Collector, Washington Post, Orion, Art and Antiques, British House and Garden, South African House and Garden, Home Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, Fine Gardening Magazine, Brides and Challenge Magazine.
The publishers of his books range from Harry N Abrams, NY; Stewart Tabori and Chang; Artisan Books; Clarkson N Potter; Bulfinch Press; Rizzoli; Glitterati; Little Brown; Thames and Hudson and Webb and Bower.
Significant Working Associates or Clients
Oscar de La Renta, Francoise De La Renta, Audrey Hepburn, Roberto Burle Marx, Wynford Vaughan-Thomas, Francis Cabot, Denise Otis, Margaret Kaplan, Anthony Caro, Andre Emmerich, Bettie Pardee, Babs Simpson, Marta Hallett, Marchioness of Salisbury, Penelope Hobhouse, Rosemary Veerey, Charlie Churchward, Ann Cox Chambers, Bobby Mc Alpine, Barbara Israel, Nancy Doench, Bunny Williams, Robert Dash, Isabel Bannerman, Deen Day Sanders, George Lang, Noel Jeffreys, Ike Kligerman, Mario Buatta, Charles Warren, Janis Blackschleger, Lucinda Rooney, Ken Gemes, Carlos Gonzalez-Abreu, Jamee Gregory, Charles Davey, Jane Garmey, Kendell Cronstrom, Jo Machinist, Joshua Zinder, David Stark, Jennifer Howard, Stephanie Stokes, April Cornell, Elvin Mc Donald, Nancy Goslee Power, Myrtle Allen, Nora Carey.
Mick lives in beautiful Columbia County, NY, with his wife Christine Simoneau Hales, a painter and iconographer. In the winter he works out of Florida's Gulf Coast. He is also an ordained Christian minister through the Apostolic Network of Global Awakening with an itinerant healing prayer ministry.