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Karl Stadler - Chapel in the Schwand, Engelberg - First Public Work (1951)
Chapel in the Schwand, Engelberg - First Public Work (1951)
Karl Stadler - Visions from the Book of Revelation - Middle Fields (1951)
Visions from the Book of Revelation - Middle Fields (1951)
Karl Stadler - Angels in God's Service - Old Testament (1951)
Angels in God's Service - Old Testament (1951)
Karl Stadler - Angels in God's Service - New Testament (1951)
Angels in God's Service - New Testament (1951)
Karl Stadler - Rev. 12, 1-9, Schwand Chapel, Engelberg (1951)
Rev. 12, 1-9, Schwand Chapel, Engelberg (1951)
Karl Stadler - The Spiritual World of Heaven, Schwand (1951)
The Spiritual World of Heaven, Schwand (1951)
Karl Stadler - Tree of Life of the Cross, Schwand, Engelberg (1951)
First public work
Tree of Life of the Cross, Schwand, Engelberg (1951)
Karl Stadler - Treader of Grapes, St. Ann's Chapel, Wädenswilerberg (1955)
Treader of Grapes, St. Ann's Chapel, Wädenswilerberg (1955)
Karl Stadler - Marc 10:29, Franciscan Church, Lucerne (1973)

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Marc 10:29, Franciscan Church, Lucerne (1973)
Karl Stadler - Angels, Cath. Church Wattwil (1968)
Angels, Cath. Church Wattwil (1968)
Karl Stadler - Angels, Cath. Church Wattwil (1968)
Angels, Cath. Church Wattwil (1968)
Karl Stadler - Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Karl Stadler - The Fall of Icarus, Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
The Fall of Icarus, Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Karl Stadler - Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Karl Stadler - Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Monastery School Engelberg (1979)
Karl Stadler - Hubertus, St. Joder Chapel (1990)
Hubertus, St. Joder Chapel (1990)
Karl Stadler - St. Joder Chapel (1990)
St. Joder Chapel (1990)
Karl Stadler - Tree of Life, St. Joder Chapel (1990) [Cross was given]
Tree of Life, St. Joder Chapel (1990) [Cross was given]
Karl Stadler - Convent Church Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Convent Church Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Karl Stadler - Convent Church Maria-Rickenbach (1981)
Convent Church Maria-Rickenbach (1981)
Karl Stadler - Annunciation, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Annunciation, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Karl Stadler - Heart of Jesus, Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Heart of Jesus, Maria-Rickenbach (1961)
Karl Stadler -
Above convent portal Maria-Rickenbach NW
"Flight to Egypt" (1966)
Karl Stadler - Seven-Pain-Mother, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Seven-Pain-Mother, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Karl Stadler - Seven-Pain-Mother, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Seven-Pain-Mother, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Karl Stadler - Cloth of St. Veronika, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Cloth of St. Veronika, Crypt, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1997)
Karl Stadler - Jacob's Ladder, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Jacob's Ladder, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - Jesus Meeting His Mother, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Jesus Meeting His Mother, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - Veronica handing Jesus the Sweat Towel, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Veronica handing Jesus the Sweat Towel, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
The Way of the Cross, Marienburg, Wikon (1965)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)

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Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Expulsion from Paradise, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Expulsion from Paradise, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Expulsion from Paradise (Detail), St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Expulsion from Paradise (Detail), St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Tree of Promise, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Tree of Promise, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - The Corn Gleaner Ruth, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
The Corn Gleaner Ruth, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - The Corn Gleaner Ruth, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
The Corn Gleaner Ruth, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Covenant (1964)
Women of the Old and New Covenant (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)

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Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)

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Women of the Old and New Covenant, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Cloth of St. Veronica, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
Cloth of St. Veronica, Convent St. Andrew, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Jesus and His Mother, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)

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Jesus and His Mother, St. Andreas, Sarnen (1964)
Karl Stadler - Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Women of the Old and New Convenant (1964)
Karl Stadler - House Chapel, Maria Help, Steinhausen (1989)
House Chapel, Maria Help, Steinhausen (1989)
Karl Stadler - House Chapel, Maria Help, Steinhausen (1989)
House Chapel, Maria Help, Steinhausen (1989)
Karl Stadler - Tabernacle, House Chapel, Steinhausen (1989)
Tabernacle, House Chapel, Steinhausen (1989)
Karl Stadler - St. Anthony's Baptismal Chapel, Lucerne (1954)
St. Anthony's Baptismal Chapel, Lucerne (1954)
Karl Stadler - Visions of Br. Klaus, Baptismal Chapel, St. Anthony's, Lucerne (1954)
Visions of Br. Klaus, Baptismal Chapel, St. Anthony's, Lucerne (1954)
Karl Stadler - Visions of Br. Klaus, Baptismal Chapel, St. Anthony's, Lucerne (1954)
Visions of Br. Klaus, Baptismal Chapel, St. Anthony's, Lucerne (1954)
Karl Stadler - Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Karl Stadler - Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Karl Stadler - Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Holy Cross Chapel, Grafenort (1971)
Karl Stadler - Presentation of the Lord, Former House Chapel, Kloster Engelberg (1962)
Presentation of the Lord, Former House Chapel, Kloster Engelberg (1962)
Karl Stadler - The Heavenly Jerusalem, Former House Chapel, Kloster Engelberg (1962)
The Heavenly Jerusalem, Former House Chapel, Kloster Engelberg (1962)
Karl Stadler - Tabernacle, Former House Chapel, Engelberg Monastery (1962)
Tabernacle, Former House Chapel, Engelberg Monastery (1962)
Karl Stadler - House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
Karl Stadler -

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"Moses in Front of the Burnung Bush" (1979)
Karl Stadler - House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
Karl Stadler - House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
House Chapel Solino, Bütschwil (1978)
Karl Stadler - Jacob's Ladder, Convent Maria-Rickenb. (1987)
Jacob's Ladder, Convent Maria-Rickenb. (1987)
Karl Stadler - Meditation R. Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1987)
Meditation R. Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1987)
Karl Stadler - Meditation R. Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1987)
Meditation R. Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1987)
Karl Stadler - Maple Chapel, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1989)

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Maple Chapel, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1989)
Karl Stadler - Maple Chapel, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1989)
Maple Chapel, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1989)
Karl Stadler - Doves, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1974)
Doves, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1974)
Karl Stadler - The Seat of Wisdom, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)

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The Seat of Wisdom, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)
Karl Stadler - The Arch of the Covenant, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1977)

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The Arch of the Covenant, Convent Maria-Rickenbach (1977)
Karl Stadler - The Burning Bush, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)

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The Burning Bush, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)
Karl Stadler - The Mystical Rose, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)

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The Mystical Rose, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)
Karl Stadler - The Cup of Salvation, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)

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The Cup of Salvation, Convent Maria Rickenbach (1977)
Karl Stadler - Cath. Parish Center, Bergdietikon (1997)
Cath. Parish Center, Bergdietikon (1997)
Karl Stadler - (1979) Private Home
(1979) Private Home
Karl Stadler - The Lost Son, Maria Frieden, Oberharmersbach (1990)

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The Lost Son, Maria Frieden, Oberharmersbach (1990)
Karl Stadler - Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Karl Stadler - Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Karl Stadler - Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Luke 19:1-10 (Zacchaeus) - Private Home
Karl Stadler - Abraham and Moses, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Abraham is Called by God / Exodus from Egypt
Abraham and Moses, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Karl Stadler - The Holy Family, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Mary and Elizabeth / Return from the Temple
The Holy Family, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Karl Stadler - Good Friday and Walk to Emmaus, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Way of the Cross / Disciples of Emmaus
Good Friday and Walk to Emmaus, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Karl Stadler - St. Anthony, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Anthony on Missionary Journeys / Death of the Saint
St. Anthony, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Karl Stadler - Trinity, Baptismal Alcove, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Trinity, Baptismal Alcove, St. Anthony's Church, Egg (1996)
Karl Stadler - Brother Klaus in the Ranft, Stans (1979)
Brother Klaus in the Ranft, Stans (1979)
Karl Stadler - Resurrection of Tabitha by the Apostle Peter / Ascension & the Young Church (1984-85)
Resurrection of Tabitha by the Apostle Peter / Ascension & the Young Church (1984-85)
Karl Stadler - Resurrection of Lazarus / Presentation of the Lord (1984-85)
Resurrection of Lazarus / Presentation of the Lord (1984-85)
Karl Stadler - Former Oratory, Schwyz Hospital (1984-85)
Former Oratory, Schwyz Hospital (1984-85)
Karl Stadler - Flowers in the Hills, Bütschwil (1978)
Flowers in the Hills, Bütschwil (1978)
Karl Stadler - Ball Play, Sports Center Bütschwil (1980)
Ball Play, Sports Center Bütschwil (1980)
Karl Stadler - Ball Play, Sports Center Bütschwil (1980)
Ball Play, Sports Center Bütschwil (1980)
Karl Stadler - Jesus with Cross with his Mother Mary, Ennetmoos (1990)
Jesus with Cross with his Mother Mary, Ennetmoos (1990)
Karl Stadler - Pietà, Brother Klaus Rest Area, Rohren (1990)
Pietà, Brother Klaus Rest Area, Rohren (1990)

Chronology of Public Works by Father Karl Stadler OSB (1921-2012)

1951

Engelberg OW, Mountain Chapel in the Schwand.

Paintings on the ceiling of the building extension. Biblical scenes of “The Angel in the Salvation” (Angel scenes from the Old and New Testaments) above the nave. “God’s Spirit Meets the Creation” above the small choir.

1954

Lucerne, Baptistery of St. Anthony’s Church.

Stained-glass windows: “Visions of Brother Klaus from Flüe” in the octagon. “Child” and “Demons” in the baptismal room.

1955

Wädenswilerberg ZH, St. Anna Chapel.            

“The Treader of the Wine Press” in choir window (dalles de verre). Designed tabernacle (bronze) and eternal light (iron).

1955

Melchtal OW, former girls’ high school.

“The Lost Drachma,” mural in the dining room.

1957

Bütschwil SG, town church, baptistery.

“The Gifts of the Holy Spirit,” stained glass. “Christ and the Church,” bronze sculptures on the baptism column.

1960

Engelberg OW, Stiftsschule Engelberg

“Don Bosco,” painting in the students’ dining room.

1961

Maria-Rickenbach NW, convent church of the Benedictine nuns.

“Christ on the cross with Mary and Magdalene,” bronze sculptures. “The Miracle of the Manna and the Lord’s Supper” and “The Victims of Eliseo and The Miracle of Pentecost,” stained-glass windows.

1962

Engelberg OW, chapel of the monastery laundry house (now the High School for Sports).

“Presentation of Jesus in the Temple” or (“Light Mass”), mural, Bronze tabernacle. “The Heavenly Jerusalem,” stained glass windows.

1962

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Eternal light and candle holders; «Josef» (painting); sculpture «Incarnation».

1963

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Relief «Assumption» (Regina Coeli) in the living quarters of the nuns.

1964

Sarnen OW, Benedictine Convent St. Andreas.

“Women of the Old and New Covenant,” 24 biblical scenes in stained-glass in the cloister.

1965

Wikon LU. Benedictine Convent Marienburg.

“The Way of the Cross of the Lord,” stained-glass windows in the choir of nuns. “Jacob’s Ladder” in the chancel.

1965

Engelberg OW, St Joseph’s House.

“St. Joseph,” stained-glass window in the chapel.

1965

Riehen BS, Home of the Deaconesses.

“The Feast at Abraham and Sara’s,” painting in the dining room.

1965

Triengen LU, Kindergarten.

Stained glass windows.

1966

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Relief «Flight to Egypt» above the convent entrance.

1966

Wurmsbach SG, Cistercian convent church.

“Mary’s Ascension into Heaven” and “Angels,” stained-glass windows in the chancel (removed during renovations).

1967

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Cross in the guest dining room and Christmas crib.

1967

Engelberg OW, Äschi school.

“Bread” (or “The Corn Gleaner Ruth”), mural in the dining room.

1968

Wattwil SG, Catholic church.

“Angels,” stained-glass windows.

1969

Bremgarten AG, Städtisches Seniorenzentrum.

Design of House Chapel.

1971

Engelberg OW, Benedictine Abbey.

Paintings on the third floor of the guest wing (viewable on guided tours of the abbey).

1971

Grafenort OW, Chapel of the Holy Cross.

“Suffering, Death and Resurrection of the Lord,” stained glass windows.

1973

Aesch BL, Catholic church.

Design of the altar area.

1973

Franciscan Church, Lucerne.

Stained-glass windows in the side chapel.

1974

Maria-Rickenbach NW, convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Stained-glass windows in the stairwell of the new wing of the convent of biblical motifs and “The Elements”.

1974

Engelberg OW, cemetery.

“Angel of the Resurrection,” gravestone (removed).

1976

Fischingen TG, Home Kilberg.

“Fish Pond, Forest Animals, Hermit Idda, Celestial Bodies,” paintings in the staircase (covered during renovations).

1978

Mariastein SO, Benedictine Abbey.

“Presentation of the Lord,” painting in the reading room.

1978

Bütschwil SG, Solino (regional retirement and nursing home).

“Moses Before the Burning Bush” and “Light Mass,” murals in the chapel. Stained-glass windows of plant motifs.

1979

Stans NW, Catholic rectory.

“Brother Klaus in the Ranft,” painting (acrylic) in the meeting room.

1979

Vitrail-Romont FR, Swiss Museum of Vitrail-Romont at the Castle.

“St. Benedict Meets St. Scholastica,” stained glass.

1979-80

Engelberg OW, indoor pool of the Stiftsschule.

“The Experience of the Sea,” murals in collaboration with José de Nève (mythological, historical and fantastical themes).

1980

Engelberg OW, Benedictine Abbey.

“Benedict and Scholastica,” woodcut on the first floor of the guest wing (viewable on guided tours of the abbey).

1980

Mariastein SO, Benedictine Abbey.

“Benedict and Scholastica,” woodcut in a conference room.

1980

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Talk cross and Easter candle holder (wrought iron).

1980

Bütschwil SG, Sport Center Breite.

“Flowers in the Hills,” mural in the indoor pool area. “Ball game,” mural in the lobby of the gym.

1981

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

 Stained glass windows vis à vis the altar.

1982

Zuoz GR, old village church of Santa Chatrigna.

Stained-glass in the Gothic choir “Francis” and “Brother Klaus”.

1984-85

Schwyz, prayer room of the Schwyz hospital.   

“JES. 12,3,” mural. “Birth – Suffering – Death – Resurrection,” murals depicting the biblical cycle (removed during renovations; stored at Engelberg Abbey).

1987

Engelberg OW, Erlenhaus chapel (retirement and nursing home).

“Flowers,” stained glass windows. Tabernacle and crucifix (iron and wood).

1987

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Stained glass windows in the meditation room and the Acorn Chapel.

1987

Bruder-Klausen-Museum, Sachseln.

“Flames of Fire” – Visions of Bruder Klaus

1988

Ueberstorf FR, village church.

“Visitation” and “John, Caller in the Desert,” panel paintings.

1989

Steinhausen ZG, Mission House Maria Hilf.

Chapel design.

1989

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Design of an internal chapel for the adoration of Holy Mary. Stained-glass windows and ceiling painting.

1990

Menzberg LU, Chapel of St. Theodul (St. Joder).

Murals and stained glass.

1990

Stans NW, Murmatt St.

“Jesus with the Cross in the Company of his Mother Mary,” roadside shrine.

1990

Rohren NW, Brother Claus rest stop.

“Pietà,” roadside shrine.

1990

Oberharmersbach, Black Forest (Germany), House Maria Peace (AIDS Hospice of the Franciscan nuns).

Chapel murals and design of tabernacle and eternal light.

1991

Menzberg LU, St. Wendelin field chapel at Gerislehn.

Painting.

1993

Maria-Rickenbach NW, Convent of the Benedictine nuns.

Br. Klaus painting in the large dining room.

1993

Engelberg OW, St. Josef’s House.

“Matthew 6,28” mural in hallway.

1993

Schwyz, outer wall of Schwyz hospital.

Mural with sundial in memory of Max Felchlin (d. 1992).

1994

Mariastein SO, Benedictine Abbey.

“St. Gertrude the Great,” in the guest house.

1996-97

Egg ZH, St. Anthony Pilgrimage Church.

“Ways of Life – Pilgrimage,” nave paintings in the transept of St. Anthony’s Sanctuary. “Trinity,” stained-glass windows behind the baptismal font.

1997

Maria-Rickenbach NW, crypt below the Benedictine convent church.

“Seven-Pain-Mother,” mural.

1997

Bergdietikon AG, Catholic Parish Center.

Stained-glass window.

2001

Fischingen TG, Home Kilberg.

“Elijah,” painting in the staircase.

2003

Engelberg OW, St. Josef’s House.

“Belief / Hope / Love,” paintings.

2014

Valley Museum Engelberg (14.12.2013 to 27.4.2014).

“The Beauty of Simplicity,” exhibition of black and white photography.