Articles on Stairs

Experimentarium by CEBRA. Photos Adam Mørk
 

CEBRA's lavish copper staircase is a beacon for sparking curiosity

HELLERUP – An intervention of Experimentarium in Denmark has doubled the size of the science museum, changing the design from an introverted building to an engaging attraction.

Alesia Cinema by Manuelle Gautrand Architecture. Photos Luc Boegly / Guillame Guerin
 

Manuelle Gautrand uses steps and folds to immerse the audience with film

PARIS – Wedged between a seven-storey apartment building and a low-rise retail arcade the Gaumont Alésia Cinema has been through multiple changes since its opening in 1921.

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Pah Cej Kah by PPAG. Photos Paul Bauer
 

Sprawling stairs twist around PPAG's artificial mountain

DEUTSCH-WAGRAM – The well-known phrase 'just because you can, doesn’t mean you should' falls to pieces thanks to Pah Cej Kah; a multi-use project in Austria.

The innovative architectural scheme at a Danish university combines four separate institutes under one roof.
 

C.F. Møller carves a canyon through a Danish university building

ODENSE – The University of Southern Denmark's most recent campus addition the Technical Faculty, constitutes a collective research and education environment.

The new campus at Centro University located in Mexico City provides higher learning in the field of creativity.
 

Enrique Norten's vision for Centro University becomes a reality

MEXICO CITY – TEN Arquitectos has designed the new campus of an institution catering for creative minds in Mexico City.

The renovation’s focal point is a dramatic spiral staircase that now ascends into the library’s atrium.
 

Strasbourg National University Library by ANMA

STRASBOURG – The BNU in Strasbourg reopens this month after a massive rehabilitation lead by ANMA, who were inspired by the building’s monumental roots.

The building stands on a corner plot in downtown Aspen and is wrapped in a wooden composite lattice.
 

Aspen Art Museum by Shigeru Ban Architects

ASPEN – The Pritker Prize winning Japanese architect completes his first museum in the United States.

A series of terraces culminate on the roof, with sweeping views of South Korea's capital.
 

ABC Building by Wise Architecture

SEOUL – The brick screen of this office building offers its users respite from the constant bustle of Seoul.

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The central, top-lit space is wrapped in book shelves and forms the heart of the new media library.
 

Dalarna Media Library by ADEPT

FALUN – The recently completed building has become an instant success with the local university students.

The architects' addition creates a lively dialogue with the water tower's vast empty space
 

Viewpoint Sint Jansklooster by Zecc Architects

SINT JANSKLOOSTER – No stranger to adaptive reuse, a small Dutch firm turns the inside of a monumental water tower into an architectural journey through the sublime.

The project is ambiguous as to its type, scale and function.
 

The Elastic Perspective by NEXT Architects

ROTTERDAM – NEXT Architects engages in an array of exploratory activities through which interactions and exchanges of information are thoroughly emphasised.