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Ruth Eleanor Knight Edit Profile

artist , Vocalist

Ruth Eleanor Knight, American vocalist, artist.

Background

Knight, Ruth Eleanor was born on January 3, 1948 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Walter Lee and Jessie (Matlock) Dunbar.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Texas, Austin, 1971.

Career

Director print communications Highland Park Presbyterian Church, Dallas, 1990—1997. Opera and oratorio singer San Antonio Symphony Mastersingers and Opera, 1973—1980. Member company Dallas Opera, 1990—1998, Lyric Opera of San Antonio, since 1999.

Artist, representative by Linda Lang Salon Mijangos, San Antonio, 2000—2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Sol Del Rio Gallery, San Antonio, 1979, Gallery One 9 Zero 6, 2001, exhibitions include McNay/San Antonio Art Institute, 1978.

Connections

Married Joseph George Cortes (divorced 1978). Married David Brooke Knight, June 2, 1979. 1 child Jessica.

father:
Walter Lee Dunbar

mother:
Jessie (Matlock) Dunbar

spouses:
Joseph George Cortes

David Brooke Knight

child:
Jessica Knight