Unusual & Creative Staircase Designs

Posted on Nov 11, 2009 in Alt Energy, Tiny Homes, & Structures

Unusual and Creative Staircase Designs

November 22nd, 2008 | Inspiration |

Unusual and Creative Staircase Designs

Collection of unusual and creative staircase designs from around the world.

 

Floating Stairs

Creative “floating” stairs designed by Florence architect Guido Ciompi for The Gray Hotel in Milan, Italy. [link]

Floating Stairs

Skateboard Stairs

Creative stairs made from skateboard decks. [link]

Skateboard Stairs

Skateboard Stairs 2

Hanging Box Stairs

Creative inside-out hanging box stairs. [link]

Hanging Box Stairs

Hanging Box Stairs 2

Disappearing Stairs

With a press of a button–and some hydraulic pistons–this staircase folds up and disappears into the wall. [link]

Disappearing Stairs

Stairway Drawers

What a great way to utilize a generally overlooked space! Step and store in style, using each step as storage for a different item. [link]

Stairway Drawers

Glass Staircase

Glass cantilever staircase with full height independent glass panel balustrade and wall mounted handrail. [link]

Glass Staircase

Glass Staircase 2

Longchamp Store Stairs

Creative stairs at the Longchamp Store in New York City. [link]

Longchamp Store Stairs

Longchamp Store Stairs 2

TAF Stairs

Creative stairs in a private residence in Stockholm designed by Gabriella Gustafson and Mattias Ståhlbom. [link]

TAF Stairs

Storage Stairs Ideas

No matter how much space you’ve got you probably need smart storing solutions. [link]

Storage Stairs Ideas

Storage Stairs Ideas 2

Storage Stairs Ideas 3

Convenient Stairs

Creative stairs that are designed to be easy to access by wheelchairs and prams. [link]

Convenient Stairs

Suspended Staircase Bridge

Creative staircase bridge that covers a distance of 56 metres. [link]

Suspended Staircase Bridge

Suspended Staircase Bridge 2

Curvy Modern Marble Stairs

The stairs’ design was based on the idea of a ribbon and connects two floors of a 12th Street penthouse designed by Gabellini Sheppard Associates LLP in collaboration with Jay Smith. [link]

Curvy Modern Marble Stairs

Curvy Modern Marble Stairs 2

The Amazing Staircase

Levitate Architects came up with this ingenious solution to a book storage problem and created a loft-like bedroom nestled under the roof of the top-floor apartment. [link]

The Amazing Staircase

The Amazing Staircase 2

Clever Staircase Bookshelves

Three Czech designers have created an intelligent alternating tread staircase that doubles as bookshelves. [link]

Clever Staircase Bookshelves

 

See more amazing architecture designs over at Toxel.com or here at Truth is Treason’s Alternative Architecture category.

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