London Olympics - Commissioned by LIFT and Mayor of London

  • Mayor of London

    Mayor of London

    The Mayor of London Boris Johnson presents Sky Orchestra as part of this year's Open Weekend, as well as offering a preview of more than 12 months of extraordinary cultural events and celebrations being organised in the run up to and beyond the 2012 Games.

  • LIFT

    London International Festival of Theatre

    Established in 1981 LIFT has risen to become one of the most important events in the British arts scene. LIFT is about opening eyes and sharing a vision, presenting remarkable global stories across London, from theatres to street corners, all across the city.


  • Bristol City Council

    Bristol City Council Website

    Bristol is home to both Luke Jerram and a world-famous ballooning Festival and the City Council is proud to be supporting a project which characterises the creativity, ingenuity and unorthodox approach of our city.

  • Watershed

    Watershed Website

    Watershed is a cross-artform venue and producer, situated in Bristol’s historic harbourside. With audiences and participation at the heart of the organisation, Watershed delivers a diverse cultural programme of films, events, festivals, artist commissions, tours and conferences.

  • Play Nicely Ltd.

    Play Nicely - Bristol

    Play Nicely is a Bristol-based design & creative technology studio who specialise in cross platform developments, entertainment and augmented reality. This site was designed and developed by Play Nicely in close collaboration with the Pervasive Media Studio & Luke Jerram.

In Kind

  • Ballymore

    Ballymore website

    Ballymore are an international property investment and development company, focused on large scale projects across Europe.

  • Grange Hotels

    Grange Hotels website

    Grange Hotels, London's leading independent hotel group, provides luxury London hotel accommodation, hospitality and events services for the most discerning guest. We offer an extensive range of 4 star and 5 star hotel accommodation in some of the best locations London has to offer.

  • Motoman


    Motaman is Bristol's largest independent car parts and accessories group.The Company was founded in 1985, and has three stores across Bristol. Motoman is pleased to supply the audio equipment for Sky Orchestra.

  • The Pervasive Media Studio

    The Pervasive Media Studio website

    Watershed’s city-centre research studio brings together artists, technologists and academics. The balloon tracking on this site is captured by a custom-built Android phone app in the seven balloons, created by Oliver Humpage and Dan Williams as a Pervasive Media Studio Project.