The centerpiece of an addition to a Montreal house is a new anthracite “iron lace” staircase, which was loosely inspired by wooden circle motifs found in the house’s original entryway. Photo by Andre Doyon.
The back staircase in a Brooklyn brownstone renovated by Jessica Helgerson abuts a glass facade overlooking the backyard and allowing plenty of light into the kitchen area above. The art hanging on the wall is by artist Julie Thevenot. Photo by: Andrew Cammarano
In a compact guest house by Christi Azevedo, a custom metal stair leads to the second story. Photo by Cesar Rubio.
Cantilevered pine stairs appear to float weightlessly in a house in Japan. Photo by: Iwan Baan
A custom-fabricated steel staircase in a Seattle house by Olson Kundig adds a subtle focal point to the restrained interior.
In a renovated Harlem townhouse, steel stairs instill an industrial vibe. Photo by: Adam Friedberg
A wood-and-steel open staircase in an Argentine residence wends its way up three stories, supported by a concrete structural wall embedded with PVC tubes and bare lightbulbs. Photo by: Cristóbal Palma