Biography

Harry Koyama at the Western Masters Art Show & Sale 2013

Harry Koyama at the Western Masters Art Show & Sale 2013

Harry Koyama, Born and raised in Hardin, Montana, began his formal art training at Montana State University, Billings, graduating in 1972.  Since that time, Harry’s award-winning artwork has been shown and collected extensively. 

A full-time painter, Koyama concentrates on immortalizing subjects of the American West, utilizing his passion for impressionism to create dramatic artwork with the use of the painting knife and a bold color scheme.

Harry is a regular contributor to numerous charities and fundraisers including Ronald McDonald House Charities, The University of Montana Rodeo Team, Big Brothers Big Sisters, ZooMontana, Boys and Girls Club, Parents Let's Unite For Kids, Northern Rockies Radiation Oncology Center, Rocky Mountain College Student Scholarship Fund, Montana State University Billings Foundation, and more. 

Harry Koyama’s studio and gallery is located in the Billings Historic District at 2509 Montana Avenue, Billings, Montana.