In Focus Podcast

Episode 64  

Ron is a painter, co-creator of the Artists Index, and the In-Focus Podcast host…

Ron Fortier

Welcome painter/Artist Index co-founder/podcaster Ron Fortier to Podcast Episode: 64. Ron is a guest on his own show and this episode is hosted by painter/art writer Don Wilkinson who’s been our guest on Podcast Episode: 4 and Podcast Episode: 63 as well.

He lives and maintains his studio in Fairhaven, Massachusetts. He’s a painter who spent decades in his fallback advertising and marketing career.

He received his BFA in Painting from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and, his MFA from the University of Miami. Ron has exhibited both nationally and internationally and, his work is part of collections both in the United States and overseas.

Listen in on his conversation as The Artist Index’s regular host, Ron Fortier is interviewed by his friend and fellow artist Don Wilkinson, as they discuss his life, art, and future ambitions.

This episode was recorded with Zoom during the pandemic of 2020. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR THE PODCAST LINK or LISTEN HERE(new episodes are added a short time after being posted here) The whole concept of The Artists Index and the journey we are on is are still in the making and very organic.

And, at this critical time in our country’s history, challenged by the COVID-19 Pandemic, we have continued to podcast remotely, assisted by Zoom, in order to assure that our guests remain safe and, in the comfort of their home.

If you would like to be a guest or, have a suggestion, please let us know!

Ron Fortier

Fairhaven, MA


This program is supported in part by a grant from the New Bedford Cultural Council, a local agency that is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

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