Thomas Jefferson, landscape architect. Part III: UVA

A landscape architect for president. How about it? In¬†the first part of this feuilleton¬†this idea turned out to be not as far-fetched as it sounds‚Ķ. All first American presidents were gardeners/farmers, using their own garden to experiment with and express their ideas on what the future America should be, with Thomas Jefferson as their champion.¬†In…

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Thomas Jefferson landscape architect. Part I

In the present publicity excess on the American presidential elections, Trump versus Hillary, I can‚Äôt help fantasizing about the ideal president. What about a landscape architect for president? Well, it has been done before, and very successfully‚Ķ Actually all first presidents were gardeners/farmers, using their own garden to experiment with and express their ideas on…

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