Marlana Adele Vassar

Marlana Adele Vassar is a Pittsburgh artist exploring ways to share her art that will enhance the City. She has 15 years of experience across a variety of mediums and her current focus is on creating distinctive public art with a balance of style and substance. Her artistic philosophy is “art is everywhere, and the ordinary has the potential to be extraordinary.”

More information on Highland Park can be found here.

Marlana is working on the planning and design of a sculptural work.

Her project received Conceptual Approval from the Art Commission in December 2021. View her presentation here.


Art Commission Hearing, Final Review

September 28, 2022, 2pm.

View the application here.

Art Commission information can be found here.


At each Art in Parks location, local storytellers created works to document and expand the narrative of the artists. Check out their work here!

This project received a RADical ImPAct Grant from the Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD).