‘For the Birds’ – Sean Lynch, Visual Carlow, Shower of Kunst Review


Sean Lynch and Tom Fitzgerald

Visual, Carlow


Review by Darren Caffrey
“…based upon the medieval Irish myth of Buile Suibhne, or the Frenzy of Sweeney. Cursed to be half-man, half-bird, Sweeney hopped throughout Ireland lamenting his woes in lyrical verse, until he reached a farmhouse in St. Mullins in Co. Carlow where he found a strange form of kindness, – each evening he was invited to drink milk out of a bowl of cowdung…”1