Leaf Magazine - Spring 2012
Leaf Magazine celebrates fresh ideas for outdoor style.
LEAF MAGAZINE design outside 45 root J ames Rose was a mid-centu- ry landscape architect who, along with his contemporaries Garrett Eckbo and Dan Kiley, was a pioneer of modernism in landscape design. In 1937 he was expelled from Harvard for refusing to replicate what he considered to be antiquated Beaux Arts ideals in his design work. This rebellion—along with time spent in Japan—ultimately led to a series of de- James Rose (1913-1991) Photographs courtesy James Rose Center for Landscape Architecture and Design By susan cohan