Related Projects

Water Projects
  • Xixi Umbrellas
  • Floating umbrella sculptures in the Xixi Wetland Park of Hangzhou, China

  • Terra Fugit
  • A park design that explores the changing Everglades environment to help visitors relate to a rapidly transforming landscape

  • WaterWorks at Arizona Falls
  • A permanent installation at an old hydropower station

  • A MoonTide Garden
  • A waste site transformed into a meditative rock garden that interacts with the tides of Portland, ME

  • Drawn Water
  • A permanent piece at the Cambridge, MA Water Treatment Plant about where water comes from and where it goes

  • The Bronx River Golden Ball
  • An annual event in the Bronx and Westchester Co., NY, where the ball focuses diverse communities on the river

  • Kenduskeag Roots
  • Four sites along the river trail using fallen trees and recorded sound

  • River Runes
  • A trail of installations focused on the river at Art Park

  • Winding Down the Charles
  • A performance piece in Cambridge, MA about the length of the river and time

  • River
  • An illusionary river of water, light, and shadow

  • Communal Well
  • A participatory installation in Hawaii about drinking water

  • Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay
  • Proposal for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Temporary Installations
  • Man from City Hall
  • Boston City Hall becomes a giant character for First Night celebrations

  • River Runes
  • A trail of installations focused on the river at Art Park

  • Submerge
  • Video collaboration by Mags Harries & Catherine Siller for Art on the Marquee at the Boston Convention Center

  • River
  • An illusionary river of water, light, and shadow

  • Lucid Moment
  • Bringing together light, liquid, movement, and space

  • Communal Well
  • A participatory installation in Hawaii about drinking water

  • Three Gardens
  • Domestic scale gardens make intimate spaces on the grounds of the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, MA

  • Playback
  • Reclaiming a derelict tennis court with sound and nylon straps

  • One Legged Table
  • Bringing communities to the table to discuss global warming

  • Border Garden
  • An installation at the La Jolla Museum of Art, CA about the Mexican-US Border, water, land, and immigration

  • Demon Trap
  • An installation where vacuum cleaners become Sin Eaters with poet Peter Finch in Wales,UK

  • Our Charles River
  • Exploring the connections between people, water and rivers

  • Solstice Iceland
  • An installation exploring the path of the Sun on the edge of the Arctic Circle

  • The Gallo Wars of Civitella
  • Video work by Mags Harries and Lajos Héder

Parks, Trails & Land
  • Meeting Place
  • A green community oasis in the Downtown Greenway, Greensboro, NC

  • Xixi Umbrellas
  • Floating umbrella sculptures in the Xixi Wetland Park of Hangzhou, China

  • Terra Fugit
  • A park design that explores the changing Everglades environment to help visitors relate to a rapidly transforming landscape

  • The Zanjero’s Line
  • A recreational path along 4 miles of the Highline Canal in South Phoenix, AZ

  • Topiary – A Twenty Year Project
  • A sculptural gateway to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Zoo that measures time with growing boxwood

  • Mud Life of the Maumee
  • Whimsical drawings of small creatures choreograph movement along paths in a Toledo, OH neighborhood park

  • Ben’s Circular Tower
  • A place for storytelling and imagination on top of Boston’s Mission Hill

  • Kenduskeag Roots
  • Four sites along the river trail using fallen trees and recorded sound

  • River Runes
  • A trail of installations focused on the river at Art Park

  • Three Gardens
  • Domestic scale gardens make intimate spaces on the grounds of the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, MA

Massachusetts
  • Man from City Hall
  • Boston City Hall becomes a giant character for First Night celebrations

  • Portrait Chairs
  • Seats of honor for readers in Norfolk, MA

  • In the Dense Words
  • A book environment for a book distribution company

  • Glove Cycle
  • Gloves go through a life cycle while leading passengers down into a Cambridge subway station

  • Asaroton, 1976
  • Bronze garbage embedded in a Boston crosswalk commemorates a produce market.

  • Ben’s Circular Tower
  • A place for storytelling and imagination on top of Boston’s Mission Hill

  • Gateway
  • An oversized table creates a fanciful gateway in a Cambridge middle school

  • Drawn Water
  • A permanent piece at the Cambridge, MA Water Treatment Plant about where water comes from and where it goes

  • 300 Summer Street
  • An artist-owned live/work studio building in Boston’s Fort Point area with recycled steel plate sculpture for the public spaces

  • The Bay Circuit Trail
  • A community project traversing the “Emerald Necklace” surrounding Boston

  • Submerge
  • Video collaboration by Mags Harries & Catherine Siller for Art on the Marquee at the Boston Convention Center

  • Winding Down the Charles
  • A performance piece in Cambridge, MA about the length of the river and time

  • Speed of Light
  • Mags’ students illuminate the future route of transit connecting eight communities around Boston

  • River
  • An illusionary river of water, light, and shadow

  • Lucid Moment
  • Bringing together light, liquid, movement, and space

  • Three Gardens
  • Domestic scale gardens make intimate spaces on the grounds of the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, MA

  • One Legged Table
  • Bringing communities to the table to discuss global warming

  • Our Charles River
  • Exploring the connections between people, water and rivers

Lajos Heder