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 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 — Systematic Collapse B to R (2014)
Since 2008, we have collaborated with a long-standing and eclectic group of clients who work in various fields, including furniture by Poiat, Nikari, Hakola and LumoKids; carpets by Finarte, Sera Helsinki and Woven Works; candles by Desico; all things paper by Papershop; Japanese goods and sundries by Common; leather bags by Lumi Accessories; quantum cooling systems by Bluefors; advanced fiber tech by Eagle Filters Group; houses and apartments by Sajucon; art works by Niko Luoma, Visa Norros, Santeri Tuori and Matti Kujasalo (forthcoming).
We also provide assorted editorial and web services for larger corporations and non-governmental organizations, including Marimekko and the Finnish Refugee Council.
On the importance of writing things down, no.3: Elizabeth James examines a 400-year-old copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio, which was compiled by two actors from Shakespeare’s theatre company in an effort to save his works for posterity. “There are 36 plays by Shakespeare in this book and half of them had not been previously printed. So this book preserves really half of Shakespeare’s complete works — plays that would probably have been completely lost to us include the Tempest, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, many others that are among people’s favorites today.”
On the importance of writing things down, no.2: a new book, based on recently discovered letters and notebooks of collaborator Anna Cassel, suggests that some of Hilma af Klint’s work should be understood as the work of a collective of up to 13 women. More details in this interview with Hedvig Martin, who authored the essay, “Who Created The Paintings for the Temple?”
On the importance of writing things down, no.1: da Vinci models the gravitational constant over 150 years before Newton sat under his fabled apple tree. The complete Codex Arundel is available online, here.
In case you can’t make it to Helsinki, Puccini’s Turandot is streaming live from the Finnish National Opera & Ballet, tonight at 17:50 CET, with replay available until mid-August.
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