Drawing Class from SDPB

For many years, I have been working on an approach to drawing that has worked very well in workshops. This method is to teach anyone (even those who think they cannot draw a straight line) to express themselves and their ideas visually. After more than three years, Asio Studio in Rapid City and I produced an instructional drawing DVD called …

24 Piece Show in Chadron NE

This 24 piece exhibition was installed January 9th and goes to February 10th. A lecture will take place on my work on February 9th as well as the reception. The show will come back on the morning of the 11th. This is a wonderful spot for a Termesphere show. It is a large space with the lights focusing on the …

Our Shanghai Expedition

I had a wonderful opportunity to present five days of workshops at Concordia International School of Shanghai China! Markie and I flew over to Shanghai right after Thanksgiving. I taught students how to design spheres with geometric patterns. The students were very talented. Here are some of the works in progress. Our host, Jane Klammer saw to it that we …

November News from The Termesphere Gallery

Most of 2016 has come and gone! It just flew by. But now we start the joy of the Holiday Season! The Termesphere Gallery will be opened and ready to spread holiday cheer from 9 to 5 every every weekend and Black Friday after Thanksgiving. Don’t miss our annual Holiday Open House on December 10th and 11th. There will be …

Where Has Dick Been?

Marshall University in Huntington West Virginia has made an annual trek to the Termesphere Gallery each spring for the last four year.  They bring students from all disciplines to study spherical geometries  and six point perspective with Dick.  This year was no exception.  April 22 and 23 10 students from Marshall arrived ready to learn.  The spent two mornings with …

Working with SDPB

We have had wonderful news from South Dakota Public Broadcasting. The drawing DVD on how anyone can learn to draw, ”Basic Elements of Drawing” is to be developed into a series. Dick will host this series from the Gallery and Studio. This series will be developed to have an educational component complete with a Teacher’s guide, and activities aligned to …

Adventures in Brookings

Recently, Dick did a 12-piece show for a month in the Brookings Public Library which was very fun. He also gave a lecture one of the evenings and enjoyed the great questions and conversation with the attendees. Some great questions came out of that lecture. South Dakota State University had him do my video/lecture to their design students. After the …

18 Piece Collection in Ames, Iowa

On January 8th, the Octagon Gallery in Ames Iowa hung an 18-piece collection of Termespheres. This is the second showing of Dick’s artwork at the Octagon Gallery. The first show was ten years ago. On February 11th Dick came to Iowa State University’s Center of Excellence in the Arts and Humanities, to present as part of the 2016 Donald R. …

Indra’s Net Delivered to San Francisco

Termes has been working for about five months to complete a commission Termesphere called Indra’s Net. Indra’s Net is a concept that everything in the Universe is covered by a net.  Each knot in the net is a crystal that reflects every other crystal so all actions affect everything.  This 24” sphere is transparent.  Termes started with a full painting …