Since it’s obvious we all have a thing for well-designed, really cool, jaw-dropping staircases (remember the first batch?!), we decided to revisit the idea and scope out some new designs. Take a look at these 12 we found and wished we lived with.
Architect worked with architect Marc Fornes of to complete that spans the side of this wooden block staircase in Paris. The computer generated pattern is fairly open at the bottom and gradually becomes more opaque towards to the top, while the wooden treads become thicker.
designed with vertical wooden boards that connect the treads to the ceiling above and the floor below. Even though they’re made from simple, natural wood panels, the way they aligned the vertical panels makes for a striking design.
Remember that remarkable metal staircase designed by ? Well check out this mind-blowing one the studio designed in . It’s made from a geometric metal structure that supports various wooden components that become stairs you can climb.
Metalsmith artist decorated in Milan, which beautifully shows off his own skills, including the metal framed, floating staircase. The stairs make several turns to face in four directions helping to save on space.
From Danish agency , this sunny yellow staircase continues its bright color up the wall to the next floor. Simple metal rods help support the floating stairs providing minimal interruption.
While it leads nowhere, permanently installed, sits in the atrium of an office building in Munich. Despite only being attached at one point at the base, visitors can walk up and down the stairs and it remains intact.
From the , this set of wooden stairs was designed by with alternating treads that resemble an expanding scissor gate.
This fun design, by , is like a modern, indoor treehouse for kids. The red stairs, which lead to a loft bed, are decorated with angular branches that continue to the ceiling.
Tight space? No Problem! Architect César Machado Moreira, of , utilized a tiny space to design that winds around several times before reaching the top.
Designed by , this spiral staircase is located in the center of the where it connects four separate quadrants that function in varying degrees of privacy.
Located in Mumbai in an apartment designed by , this staircase does away with all ideas of a traditional design and instead becomes a sculptural piece that allows light and air to pass freely.
designed the with a set of stairs that eliminates the typical tread. Instead of flat wooden treads, they used small strips of wood and arranged them side by side, alternating the next strip with the riser.