Arts
& Letters

Summer 2024

Unmethod publishes for the web, providing web applications and editorial services for creative enterprise, large and small.

Read more about our services; view selected work; or take contact.

Our Services

Unmethod offers diverse web publishing software, hardware and services, from site design and architecture, to content creation and amplification, to enterprise grade e-commerce, resource planning and hosting solutions. Our work is based on an integrated, open source approach that aims to give our clients a thorough understanding of, and complete ownership over, their content and related data. Open, interconnected data matter, now more than ever.

We also offer editorial and consulting services, for all your English language content needs. Provide us with a first draft of your English language copy, and Unmethod will do the rest — using a rigorous research and drafting process, we transform rough concepts into concise and logically continuous narratives. Clear, original language matters, now more than ever.

Niko Luoma — Self-Titled Adaptation of A Bigger Splash (2019)

Selected Work

Since 2008, we have collaborated with a long-standing and eclectic group of clients who work in various fields, currently including furniture by Nikari, Poiat, and Hakola; carpets by Finarte, Sera Helsinki and Woven Works; candles by Desico; all things paper by Papershop; Japanese goods and sundries by Common; leather bags and lifestyle by Lumi Accessories; advanced fiber tech by Eagle Filters Group; interior architecture and product design by Studio Rouhunkoski Mikkonen; design methods and learning tools by SuoMu; art and musical works by Niko Luoma, Visa Norros, Santeri Tuori, Reinhold Heil and Matti Kujasalo (forthcoming).

Notations

21-05-2024

From Business Insider’s series Still Standing, a look at La Maison du Pastel, a 300-year-old French company that makes pastels for artists by hand. A complete set of their pastels, packaged in three custom-made French oak chests, is available via their web shop for just under thirty thousand euros.

15-05-2024

Remembering Alice Munro: “In your life there are a few places, or maybe only the one place, where something happened, and then there are all the other places.” More here.

22-04-2024

The Mataaho Collective wins the Golden Lion at the 60th Venice Biennale for their monumental installation, Takapau. “I hope that young people…see our work and see that there are no boundaries to how they can connect to their Māoritanga or being a Māori practitioner. That you can be inspired by the work of our ancestors and follow a continuum of art-making that is of value, and really is a way to talk about who you are.” More here.

16-04-2024

On maps that matter: the BBC revisits Fra Mauro’s mappa mundi at the Biblioteca Marciana in Venice, which presents a European view of the world thirty-three years before Columbus sets foot on Guanahaní. An interactive version of the map is here.

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