Biljana Jovanovic – Croatian architect practicing in Budapest (Hungary) – has designed the apartment, which was dominated by a unique decorative staircase. The inhabitants of the apartment – a young and creative family with two young children – to be fully appreciated the invention will combine several functions.
In addition to its main purpose – the possibility to get to the second floor – decorative staircase visually divides the space of first-level sitting area and dining room. Partition function railing stairs and continue to perform on the second floor.
The name of the stairs “Emmental Stairs” is not accidental. For transparency, the ability to skip the natural light and visual perception of lightness in the body of the original railing was done perforation – hole round mixed-reminiscent of the holes in Swiss cheese Emmental, which has a characteristic pungent sweet and spicy taste and large round cavities formed by the bacterias releases carbon dioxide.
The snowy steps of the stairs are also enshrined in a playful staggered rhythm. According to the author, the triangular shape of the steps also solves the problem of steep stairs, which arose due to certain technical limitations.
Children love to play around a very expressive element in the house. According to customers, they are constantly running around, hiding, climbing stairs and playing with the round holes. Despite the cheerful concept staircase perfectly adapted to the understated minimalist design modern apartment.