The Ville de Coeur has many very talented artists with galleries and studios located in the three villages. The central village is the home to one prolific and very talented artist specializing in pastels, Silas Merlin (Jean-Francois le Saint). Curator Eriko Leo has prepared an extended exhibition of Silas Merlin's work in the Citadel Gardens Cellar from the 8th of April through the 30th. Read more about Silas in Inara Pey's article in "Living in a Modem World". You will also find more on Silas' blog and samples of his work on Flickr.