MiresBall Awarded 7x by Graphis Design Annual

SAN DIEGO—MiresBall received seven award wins amongst a diversity of design disciplines for the global 2015 Graphis Design Annual competition presented by Graphis Inc., New York.

The Design Annual is a “collection of the year’s best work from top designers in the industry,” reviewed over a multiple month selection process— competition from leading agencies, design professionals and artists in the Americas, Asia and Europe.

“It’s truly gratifying to help our clients achieve their goals through inspired design. And a wonderful added benefit to be recognized in Graphis’ highly coveted worldwide competition,” says Scott Mires, MiresBall partner/creative director.

MiresBall earned three awards for craft beer and spirits brand Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits: Silver for Devil’s Share whiskey packaging, merit for The Beer Garden by Ballast Point, a new environmental space at Petco Park stadium, and another merit for craft beer packaging offerings of new labels, cartons and cans.

Additional 2015 Graphis Design Annual merit awards:

• Design excellence of the new SE846 ultra-premium earphone packaging for Chicago-based Shure, a world-renowned global audio equipment company
• New name and visual identity for PIRCH, a groundbreaking home appliance retailer, formerly known as Fixtures Living Inc.
• An annual gala fundraiser invitation featuring a play on the donors themselves as stars for Lux Art Institute, an innovative artist based museum

• Premiere exhibition catalog Hither & Yon inspired by the philosophy of “art by constraint” for contemporary artist David Adey

As an “international bastion of excellence in design and visual imagery,” Graphis selected from hundreds of submissions. All top winning selections are featured in the Graphis Design Annual print edition. View the online Graphis Design Annual winner’s gallery.