Craig Ruddy, Painter of Aboriginal Australians, Dies at 53 of Covid-19

BY SHANTI ESCALANTE-DE MATTEI Craig Ruddy, an Australian artist known for his portraits of Aboriginal people, died at 53 on January 5 from complications related to Covid-19. Ruddy’s death was announced on his social media page. “It is with the heaviest of tender hearts we let you know that last night Craig left his body peacefully at home… More Craig Ruddy, Painter of Aboriginal Australians, Dies at 53 of Covid-19