The secondary arts building at the University of Iowa will house this clean lined straight stair
Posts Tagged ‘Architectural Stairs’
Building reg defying stairs (in the UK at least) with super slim profiled stringers and balusters
This glass-enclosed stair aims to highlight the progression from forest floor to the canopy above
Biology inspired staircase situated in a South Korean medical centre
Elliptical excellence with an interesting stepped soffit
Category: timber stairsSeptember 16, 2013
Endless Stair gets all Escheresuqe at London Design Week 2013
At Clerkenwell design week and wandered into Zaha Hadid’s new showroom and found a staircase!
Cantilevering timber treads with glass balustrade
White box treads on timber wall.
Jurgen Mayer applies his unique style to stairs
Hexagonal staircase supported by stainless steel rods.
Fantastic photograph of balustrade, rest landings and stairs all at different levels.
This large helical staircase is situated in Museum of Islamic Art, Doha.
Solid timber treads fixed onto steel sub-frame and cantilevered from central steel stringer. Via MCK Architects
White floating folded steel staircase.
This larger staircase wraps around a spiral staircase.
This self contained timber staircase appears to float in the room
Great stair for the School of Arts comprised of laminated timber. Some of the timber strips have been painted adding extra dynamics.
Large steel drum supports treads. Glass inner balustrade allows the stair to float within the steel drum.
This show house is all staircase, and includes table/catwalk integrated into the stair
Category: concrete stairsFebruary 9, 2012
Plywood and iron-bark stair is suspended from the first floor whilst a concrete pedestal on the ground floor underpins the composition.
Cantilevered steel box sections, clad in dark stained ply.
Multi-flight timber staircase cantilevered off of walls
Floating monochromatic treads with glass panels as balustrade
Multi-flight staircase with glass treads and curved glass balustrade.
Contemporary staircase beside an original traditional stair. New stair has unusual timber uprights.
All stainless steel staircase with glass balustrade. Soffit is very nicely executed.
Straight staircase with a copper finish
Excellent example of a helical staircase clad in stained oak.
Cantilevering treads supported by cables which double as balustrade.
Zig zag staircase made of concrete. The aged looking concrete is stark in comparison to the white surroundings.
Extremely wide staircase, with suspended multi-flight staircase above
Blackened steel staircase split in half. Steel mesh balustrade completes the industrial look
With a sculptural central piece, this helical stair features a solid timber internal wall and glass balustrade to the outer side.
Helical staircase with an circular landing which doubles as a balcony overlooking the entrance
Elegant and simple staircase, with a sculptural white balustrade and wooden treads
This tapering concrete staircase has balustrade detailing incorporated into the buildings façade.
A unique guardrail on this straight staircase.
Striking reclaimed timber staircase with glass balustrade and steel stringers.
Steel staircase with very transparent looking mesh treads and risers. A solid steel wall provides balustrade and support on the inside of the staircase.
Steel staircase with impossibly thin steelwork. Access is gained via glass bridge supported by cables.
Category: metal stairsOctober 31, 2011
Unusual stainless steel hooped balustrade which works well with the decor
Curved concrete staircase finished with timber treads, matching shelves and steel netting balustrade
Corten staircase with matching wall. Brutal, industrial but clean sharp lines.
Category: helical stairsOctober 24, 2011
Monochromatic staircase with a white wall on the inside, balusters on the outside.
Double flight straight stone staircase with precise clean lines
Category: miscellaneousOctober 13, 2011
Earlier on in the week we had a tapering stringer staircase. Now we have tapering treads. The staircase is narrow at the base and increases in width. Via The Coolhunter, designed by Chenchow Little architects
Dog-leg staircase with tapering stringer.
Double helical white walled staircases with timber capping
This staircase is a combination of steel treads, glass landing and solid bar balustrade.
Category: floating stairsSeptember 28, 2011
A feature dividing wall also acts as room divider
Category: helical stairsSeptember 26, 2011
A variety of white wall staircases in an atrium.
Cantilevered steel treads with stone tops, frameless glass balustrade with concealed fixings.
Not only is the staircase timber, but surrounding walls to
Category: miscellaneousSeptember 6, 2011
Simple organic balustrade which is not over-bearing.
First two treads are different from the rest of the flight, allowing access from 2 directions
Category: helical stairsAugust 30, 2011
Helical internal wall with glass on the external side
Two identical stairs create an amazing symmetrical view
Perforated floating stainless steel.
Nicely executed timber balustrade on this staircase in a castle.
Floating folded steel plate treads and risers with an industrial textured coating
Category: helical stairsAugust 1, 2011
Multi-flight helical staircase with white walls.
Category: helical stairsJuly 20, 2011
Japanese minimalist stairs which float around curved walls
Timber treads and risers suspended by steel balusters.
Timber staircase with balustrade integrated into the wall. Via
Interesting balustrade consisting of unevenly spaced balusters
An oak staircase in-between concrete treads with glass balustrade.
Straight flights with stainless tread trays and stringers under the staircase.
Floating timber treads and no balustrade.
Black steel triangles support timber treads.
A helical staircase with flowing white walls and walnut treads
A simple staircase with timber treads.
These stairs often look over engineered, this one looks minimal and sleek.
Category: concrete stairsJune 16, 2011
Concrete staircase with feature wall and extending treads to form desks.
A helical staircase with large treads and faceted glass balustrade.
Self supporting black helical stair.
Combination of helical glass and wall for this large staircase
A stair with full treads and risers forms a zig-zag timber ribbon. Glass balustrade and stainless steel handrail completes the staircase.
Massive stone treads separated by thin spacers give the illusion of floating stone.
Category: straight stairsMay 18, 2011
Geometric shapes and bench incorporated into a staircase in a school.
Detailed photo of cables supporting treads and forming balustrade.
Plywood treads and raking risers supported by steel stringers.
Category: timber stairsMay 11, 2011
Smart looking timber staircase with elegant detailing.
We like the podium effect of the first 4 treads on this monochromatic staircase.
Category: spiral stairsMay 6, 2011
Light filters through these organic laser cut spiral treads.
Enormous helical staircase with timber clad internal faces and white external faces.
Black steel helical staircase
Steel rods cross over to form balustrade on this centre stringer staircase.
Timber staircase constructed on timber blocks.
Unique all wood design with single stringer and baluster wall.
A steel staircase whose balustrade follows the tread profile as the base
A cantilevered staircase with steel treads.
A combination of materials create this stunning stair.
Category: straight stairsMarch 30, 2011
A straight staircase flanked by stone walls and a glass roof above it bring in lots of light
Category: metal stairsMarch 28, 2011
Very simple but effective steel staircase
Glass and blackened stainless steel stair is the centrepiece for a family’s New York town house.
Category: metal stairsMarch 8, 2011
Solid wall balustrade and cable balustrade creating a very lightweight looking staircase.