Lifestyle

The 5 Stages of Stendhal Syndrome

Stendhal syndrome is a psychosomatic disorder that causes rapid heartbeat, dizziness, fainting, confusion and even hallucinations when an individual is exposed to an experience of great personal significance, particularly viewing art. Writer and music aficionado Aine Cronin McCartney takes a look at the five stages of Stendhal Syndrome at Stendhal Festival. Visit https://ainecroninmccartney.com/ for more of...

Stendhal’s Message In A bottle

By Sinead McKeever Stendhal has taken to the seas with it’s latest venture in promoting the festival. In order to reach as far and wide as possible we have turned to one of the oldest methods of communication possible - a message in a bottle. A number of specially marked bottles have been placed around the coastline...