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Pension Bertolini

Pension Bertolini: From Page to Plan

Suppose for a moment that Penguin Books owns Penguin Hotels—a global hospitality company with boutique hotels in cities around the world, each based on a work from Penguin’s collection. Such is the premise of my graduate thesis, “Pension Bertolini: From Page to Plan.” This website documents my attempts to translate E. M. Forster’s 1908 novel A Room With a View into architectural form.

More information about the project is available by clicking on the links to the left. Check out the blog to see how the design develops over the course of the spring semester. For a visual summary of the fall semester, take a closer look at the boards below: