Sacred Art



  • 1968: Born on 07.07.1968 in Bressanone (Italy)
  • 1982 - 1987: Attends the art school in Ortisei, sculpture and painting
  • 1983 - 1992: Works as apprentice and assistant in his father Otto Runggaldier's workshop and attends the professional school for sculpture and several professional trainings in nude drawing and modelling.
  • 1984: 1. Prize on the occasion of the "Landeskunstschulausstellung" Exhibition (1. Class)
  • 1990: Since 1990 active as freelance sculptor


  • 1990: First exhibition abroad (Kongresshaus Innsbruck)
  • 1990 - 1994: Several participation at community exhibitions (Milano, Verona, Munich, Innsbruck, Frankfurt usw.)
  • 1993: Successfully passed the exam for the Master Craftsman's Diploma in scculpture, modelling and drwaing (freehand and composition)
  • 1994: Memeber of UNIKA since its foundation
  • 1996: Particpates in the community exhibition „Pferde in der zeitgenössischen Bildhauerei“ together with works from Leonardo da Vinci, Nag Arnoldi, Aligi Sassu and other artists from northern Italy
  • seit 2000: Participates in sacred art exhibitions in Essen, Cologne, Vicenza and Brescia.
  • 2001: Exhibition in Alba (Piemonte) "Chiesa dei Domenicani"
  • 2003: Exhibition in Cologne and Munich
  • 2005: Exhibition at the Metropolitan Art Gallery in Lecce, Italy
  • 2004/2005: Arte Padova (Specialized fair on modern art)
  • 2006: Exhibition at the "Spazio Lattuada" art gallery in Milano
  • 2007/2008: "Kunstart" in Bolzano (Specialized fair on modern art)
  • 2009: Exhibition in Verona (Duomo di Verona)
  • 2010: Exhibition with Thomas Schmitt and Andreas Bachmeier at the "Ziegel und Kalkmuseum in Winzer" (Passau)
  • 2011/2012: Art Innsbruck

Currently several works of Alfons Runggaldier are on display at various galleries:

Gallery Gronert (Munich), Polykarp Reuss in Cologne, Ton Schulten Art Gallery in the Netherlands and in the "Galleria Unika" in Val Gardena.


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Nevel Str. 17
39046 Ortisei in Val Gardena
Tel.: +39 0471 796819
Fax: +39 0471 796668
Mobil: +39 338 3036682

The simplest way to reach Val Gardena is to follow the Brenner Motorway A22. Coming from north, follow Innsbruck-Brenner-Chiusa. Coming from south, follow Verona-Trento-Bolzano. Take the „Chiusa/Val Gardena“ exit. After about 20 km, along the panoramic road SS242, following the road signs to „Val Gardena/Grödental“, you will reach Ortisei / St. Ulrich.