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Termesphere Gallery

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Interesting art

Small gallery reached by a gravel road outside of downtown Spearfish. The gallery is small and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pasherry
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Wow! Art at its most intriguing!

The Termesphere Gallery is a visual feast. The gallery is small, tucked away among spruce and oak... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
1215Ellen
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Reno, Nevada
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Dick Termes is an internationally acclaimed artist whose work is recognized from New York to Tokyo. Termes spends several months painting spherical canvases know as Termespheres. These unique, mind-bending works of art are unlike anything you’ve...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small gallery reached by a gravel road outside of downtown Spearfish. The gallery is small and the artist is award winning for his “termespheres”. The globes hanging from the ceiling are interesting, most tell a story so you have to look at them closely. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Termesphere Gallery is a visual feast. The gallery is small, tucked away among spruce and oak along the Maitland Road near Spearfish, South Dakota, but it's an experience not to be missed. Dick Termes creates spherical artworks, revolving three-dimensional art that often tells a...More

Thank 1215Ellen
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The studio is very small, and we did not get the chance to meet the artist. My husband is an artist and he was fascinated by the space and the technique. For me, it was good to see, but not worth going too much out...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Termespheres are paintings on spheres, invented by the proprietor of this gallery. It's conveniently located just outside of Spearfish, and well worth the visit. My favorites were whimsical spheres, and one with Albert Einstein. The spheres are unique expressions of art.

Thank ss_Nosmo_King
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The ability to take an image and bend it into a sphere is magical. Dick Termes has that special eye and talent that allowed him to create uniques art spheres like no other. The gallery is unassuming and brilliant in its location and display of...More

Thank troublekatze
Reviewed 2 January 2018

From the outside the cottage looks like a scene straight out of the Shire - which tickled my little nerd heart!!! The combination of the artistry and the mathematics that is involved in Termesphere art took my breath away. SUE, the museum curator was a...More

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 24 October 2017

You will drive on a good gravel road a mile or so outside of Spearfish to reach this place, but don't let the gravel deter you. Dick Termes is an amazingly creative and innovative artist and his gallery will leave you in awe of his...More

Thank MNDoodles
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We saw pictures online of the gallery but visiting in person and being surrounded by the artwork is truly amazing. We had never seen anything else like Dick Termes' artwork on spheres. We traveled in an RV from Michigan and although the gallery is down...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Dick Termes paintings done on spheres is as fascinating as mathematical creations as well as exceptional art work. Even his gallery and home are spherical! The more you look at the spheres, the more details and views seem to pop up. This gallery is a...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The concept that this artist has is hard to explain in words. If you go, you'll hear yourself saying, "Oh wow!" over and over again. It was a bit hard to find - down dirt roads. We did it with a 24 foot camper -...More

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