Stair Porn .org - Stairs and nothing but http://www.stairporn.org stairs, and nothing but Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:10:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8 Zig-zag http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/28/zig-zag-2/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/28/zig-zag-2/#comments Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:09:36 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126608

Cantilever zig-zag by Helen Green

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Picasso http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/27/picasso/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/27/picasso/#comments Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:08:50 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126573

Helical with white soffit designed for a home once owned by Picasso in Provence via Architectural Digest

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Showroom centrepiece http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/26/showroom-centrepiece/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/26/showroom-centrepiece/#comments Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:03:46 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126527

at Poltrona Frau in London

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Cantilever blocks http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/25/cantilever-blocks/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/25/cantilever-blocks/#comments Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:08:27 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126476

By Kinnersley Kent Design in London

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Bling http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/24/bling/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/24/bling/#comments Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:03:10 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126421

Staircase in the Swarovski flagship store in Ginza Tokyo

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Structural gymnastics http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/21/structural-gymnastics/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/21/structural-gymnastics/#comments Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:25:59 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126264

Its designer’s engineering background may go some way to explaining the extraordinary structural gymnastics on display — there is little to no support beneath the stair’s cantilevered “wings,” with a single pair of stately columns forming an elegant archway over the central core. This stair is certainly one of the most stunningly voluptuous examples out there, […]

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Nordic design http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/20/nordic-design/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/20/nordic-design/#comments Thu, 20 Aug 2015 09:02:34 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126217

The design was influenced by the “organic and intimate character of Nordic design combined with the attention to detail and the elegance of the Milanese Modernism”, according to +R Piuerre.

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We are back from the holidays .. http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/17/we-are-back-from-the-holidays/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/08/17/we-are-back-from-the-holidays/#comments Mon, 17 Aug 2015 08:41:00 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=126062

with some fresh ideas and made some inspirational site visits. Picture shows grand staircase of Chateau de Loup in Belgium build in 1912 according a design from architect J. Vercoutere.

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Stairway into the future http://www.stairporn.org/2015/07/30/stairway-into-the-future/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/07/30/stairway-into-the-future/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:47 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=124642

The stairway above the entrance hall to Zaha Hadid’s Maxxi museum in Rome

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Folded steel http://www.stairporn.org/2015/07/29/folded-steel-2/ http://www.stairporn.org/2015/07/29/folded-steel-2/#comments Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:50:00 +0000 http://www.stairporn.org/?p=124581

By Alphaville Architects via Archdialy

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