Take a look at this collection of inspirational staircase designs from around the world.
These staircases are the creations of some of the world’s finest architects. They take the leap from being just a functional element, to becoming an inspirational piece of art.
From the Vatican’s double helix Bramante staircase to the submerged Moses Bridge staircase at Fort de Roovere, the staircase has taken many forms throughout history, providing a great source of inspiration and intrigue. It has the ability to transform any space – indoors and out – and even with the advent of the elevator has remained a constant in our lives.