There’s something about a staircase that has a way of capturing the imagination. They also happen to be a real opportunity in a home or building for an architect to have a little fun. Sure, they’re a means for moving floor to floor, but they can be so, so much more. The talented designers and architects of the staircases that follow—though we recommend having a little fun and stretching your design noggin by taking our which is which quiz first!—have made going from one floor to another a truly transcendent experience.
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