Grad school:I got my air tickets for the final two residencies for my PhD. First, I’ll be spending three weeks in Berlin, Paris, and Istanbul. Then while home for a few weeks I will be reading like crazy before attending our Dissertation Seminar at Brown University in Rhode Island. Click here to check out IDSVA, the only school in the world to give a PhD in the Philosophy of Visual Art. As my colleague said, “it’s not an institution, it’s a movement.”Gallery:When you’re at the coast, visit the Ryan Gallery in Lincoln City, Oregon. I have a couple of pieces there.