Summer Lodge 2017, NTU Nottingham

3rd July– 14thJuly 2017, Nottingham.

For ten days each July, the Fine Art studios and workshops of Nottingham Trent University are transformed into The Summer Lodge and play host to a gathering of thirty diverse artists. It is intended as an opportunity to think through making by being able to work for a while without many of the usual constraints and distractions.  Summer Lodge 2017


Dirty Practice: A Painting Workshop and the Hidden Curriculum

Christian Mieves and Maggie Ayliffe, ‘Dirty Practice: A Painting Workshop and the Hidden Curriculum’ in Ian Hartshorne, Donal Moloney, Magnus Quaife (eds) Teaching Painting, Black Dog. (ISBN: 978-1911164104)





Recent Paintings/
Christian Mieves

Eagle Works Gallery
Alexandra Street, Wolverhampton,

28 April – 7 May 2017

Viewing by appointment
Private view: Thursday 27 April 2017, 6:30-9.00 PM



Wonder in Contemporary Artistic Practice

Edited by Christian Mieves, Irene Brown
2017 – Routledge

308 pages | 8 Color Illus. | 32 B/W Illus.



Drawing Project

See samples of recent drawings
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Turps Banana
Painting Magazine

Issue #14 Out 24th July 2014

Christian Mieves interviews Dana Schutz –

See more at:Turps Banana

Erosion and Illegibility of Images
One-day Symposium
Friday 31 Oct 2014

The New Art Gallery Walsall



Dirty Practice: The Role of the Artist’s Studio
Research Project  2015- present


 Online Portfolio

Recent Paintings 2011-13

To see the portfolio

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For more information about paintings and other projects, please click here.