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Art Program

Mr. Bill Harbort, MFA

Chair - Art, Broadcasting and Theatre

Office: Hartnett Hall 151
Phone: 701-858-3108
- Personal Website

Courses taught:

  • ART 110 Introduction to Visual Arts
  • ART 112 Computer Graphics
  • ART 122 Two-Dimensional Design
  • ART 130 Drawing I
  • ART 213 Graphic Design I
  • ART 214 Graphic Design II
  • ART 221 Watermedia I
  • ART 323 Illustration Techniques
  • ART 380 Watermedia II
  • ART 397 Art Internship
  • ART 410 Advanced Independent Drawing
  • ART 414 Advanced Independent Graphic Design
  • ART 419 Advanced Independent Computer Graphics
  • ART 497 Art Internship

Bio: Bill Harbort is a professor in the art department at Minot State University. Bill teaches foundation art, graphic design and illustration courses. He is a co-founder and co-organizer of NOTSTOCK, MSU’s signature live arts event that spotlights the arts at MSU and in the community. Prior to teaching, he worked as a package designer for a major cosmetics company, an art director for a children's educational software company and built a reputation as an award winning automotive artist. He currently freelances as a graphic designer and illustrator and exhibits as a lowbrow collage artist.