Name: The Sky is Not the Limit
Location: Leftbank, Spinningfields
Designed and decorated by: Kim Thompson.
Sponsor: DWF LLP
This Bee, made of an endless galaxy and stars, is a tribute to Manchester as a city at the forefront of scientific discovery. Be it computing, astrophysics, engineering or the discovery of entirely new materials, Manchester proves that (much like for the bee) determination, drive and hard work count for more than physical size in the achievement of seemingly impossible things.
DWF LLP is a global legal business, transforming legal services through its people for its clients. With over 2,800 people in 27 offices across 12 countries, DWF connects its clients to the most innovative thinkers, technical experts and outstanding sector specialists to create radically better support, services and solutions.
Kim Thompson is a commercial illustrator who studied Illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University. With previous clients including BBC Radio 4 Online, Valentino Parfumes and Jigsaw, Kim relishes the challenge of creative problem solving. After 12 years living and working in Manchester, Kim recently returned to her home town of Nottingham but will always count the city as her second home. http://www.kimthompson.co.uk