The Ardor Arbiter is a simple device wherein the user gives out citations of sincerity to others, using the enclosed stickers and magic marker. This helps the user develop his/her ability to detect sincerity and thus become better at eventually judging his/her own.
Dimensions: 6.5″ x 3.5″
Framed: 18″ x 12″
Medium: mixed media
Completed: February 2008
The original inspiration for this piece was the phrase: “hole where your heart should be.” I was trying to find a way to express that visually–here is a shot from that ideation.