photo credit: Rainer Detzlaff
How stunning looking is this suspended staircase? It is part of a home designed by SoHo Architektur.
These are fantastic! I’ve recently become obsessed with amazing staircases.
Like this one, for example: http://www.digsdigs.com/unusual-curved-staircase/
Just try moving a couch upstairs…
Maybe I’m wrong, but I feel like this staircase would have some lateral sway when I stepped on to it.
Hold on, let me pick my jaw back up of my desk.
(…Dave, should be the same as with any other stair. The floor opening is the same. The only thing is that you can’t cheat it around corners.
Daniel, I would assume it is supported against the wall with a few pegs. Even if not, the joints should be built so strong, that there would be very little movement in the stairs. Looks like 5cm (2inch) thick oak, probably has less movement as a traditional staircase that is just banged in…)
Wow, die fliegt, diese Treppe! Genial!
this was best done by Carlo Scarpa at Castelvecchio – http://11squared.wordpress.com/2011/01/30/sexy-stair-saturday-carlo-scarpa/
nice design… not very kid friendly.
Now having an 18 month accident prone toddler I suddenly seem to look at design in a very different way.
on second thoughts… the room itself seems very depressing and somehow reminds me of the holocaust museum in Berlin.
If you could buy a house at Ikea it would look like what this firm designs.
…can’t say I like it…but it did make me look
A good example of form over function. This design stops light from moving between the floors, the gaps between those stops make me nervous, I wouldn’t want to run up those in socks. No banister either. And to top it off it doesn’t even look that nice. Definitely interesting though.
If I stumble once on this stair I will have good chances to break my leg when my body will fall forward and leg stuck in the gap between steps. And I can’t say it looks pretty. Awkward maybe.
… I agree with all of the comments above and add that there is no utility to the space below and the design unnecessarily squanders materials.
eh, it’s kinda cool, but the rest of the room/space still looks shit. bad proportions, I guess. nice concept though – would be better in a nicer space or on a bigger scale.
Add a banister, close the space between the stairs, and open up the solid wall on the room side some (the wall against the room wall should anchor things enough). The lack of posts below the stairs does give you a more open area there.
We have a few designs you maybe interested in at http://www.stairbox.com/staircasegallery.html
خـــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــیلـــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــی عـــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــالــــــــــی بـــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــود
Love the idea. It’s a work of art. But in reality, this would never work for my family and the way we live. We are creating a duplex and looking for staircase options now.
I like this idea,simple,creative.But do not know whether the firm?
i like contemporary designs.. its coolll
I’m writing to you from Red House TV in London, UK. My team and I are producing the second series of Double Your House for Half the Money presented by Sarah Beeny. We have just finished broadcasting the first series and there has been demand for another, which is super. Red House was founded by Managing Director John Silver; the man behind some of the world’s biggest formats, including MasterChef Goes Large, Jamie’s Kitchen, Property Ladder and Grand Designs. It is primetime Channel 4 and we are making 20 reveals all together.
In this series we follow couples who are looking to significantly remodel, increase and generally transform their homes for half the amount of money it would cost to move and upgrade. In one of the episodes, we are looking to focus on Staircases and would like to include a photo on your website which has caught our eye (insert link here)
Would you consider giving us permission to use it?
If you have any questions, please do feel free to get in touch with me. (email@example.com)
I very much look forward to hearing from you,
Humana People to People creates the purpose to improve
under-developed countries around the world by way of
providing instruction to primary school tutors and tradesmen, making an effort to advocate well being and distribute knowledge
of Aids and then to aid in more rising areas agriculture.
Humana People to People assumes a wide array of different plans and duties through poor areas of nations throughout the globe.
By employing the neighborhood persons and government, they can help individuals
who are in need with their non-profit assistance agencies. China is just one of lots of nations that
this non-profit institution visits to deal with the driving challenges that
they experience today.
The Humana People to People Activity works jointly with The Federation for Organizations from the Yunnan province in China.
This work started during 2005 and proceeds all through currently.
The Humana People to People Co-operation Task Department of the Yunnan Area performs to improve funds in an effort
to run a variety of commissions throughout the region around poor places.
A few commissions which Humana People to People works to bring to this particular section of China include trade schools
in which they can expand their training, fixing them for employment, giving details of transmittable illnesses and even more.
Your email is never published nor shared.
Required fields are marked *.
Please, be nice!
Notify me of further comments on this post
Want your image to appear next to your comment? Get a gravatar!
Interested in sponsoring a week of my RSS Feed? Click here to learn more.
Thank you for subscribing to our daily updates. We promise not to use your e-mail address for any other reason. You can unsubscribe at any time.