Sight and Song Augmented: Painting and Poetry in Mixed Reality


Venus and Mars

Streaming Media

Publication Date

Spring 2017

Item Type







This video is an archived augmentation that is streamed in Sight and Song Augmented: The National Gallery, an Android application, which is the deliverable in a scholarly experiment using augmented reality to link ekphrastic poetry and related artworks.

Is Version Of

Michael Field, "Venus and Mars," Sight and Song (London: Bodley Head, 1892), pp. 42-46.


The digital images of Sandro Botticelli's "Venus and Mars" are copyrighted by The National Gallery Company Limited (English Reg. 2280277) and reproduction rights have been licensed therefrom. Robert Fletcher created the video using iMovie and Adobe Premiere Pro. Vocal performance of Michael Field's "Venus and Mars" is by Anna M. Evans.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

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Digital Version of Painting to Serve as Target Image for AR Application