Right & Left

A contemporary dance performance, "Right & Left" is performed by two female dancers, Gu Jiani and Li Nan, who express divergent reactions to human experience. Free admission.

Learn More

Electric Shadows

Join us in CIUM's premiere film screening of "The Golden Era 黄金时代 (2014)" on September 22, 2015 at the Michigan Theatre. All screenings are free and open to the public.

Learn More

Contemporary Art Exhibition

Pan Gongkai: Melt (潘公凯:融), a large-scale video installation on view at Work • Ann Arbor ( 9.12-10.11)

Learn More

Music Camp in Beijing

July 9, 2015, seven U-M students arrived in Beijing for participating in the International Music Summer Camp hosted by the Central Conservatory of Music.

About CIUM

The Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan (CIUM) celebrates its 5th anniversary this year. To watch the recently produced CIUM video, click "Learn More" below.

Learn More

New Sounds of Ancient Music

Presented by Music Masters Ensemble from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, "New Sounds of Ancient Music" presented original compositions for traditional Chinese musical instruments, depicting three famous Chinese stories from over 1000 years ago. Click "Learn More" for the concert video clip.

Learn More

News and Announcements

Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series

Join us in CIUM's premiere film screening of "The Golden Era 黄金时代 (2014)" on September 22, 2015 at the Michigan Theatre.

Read More

Fall 2015 Event Schedule

CIUM continues to offer a variety of intellectual and cultural events during the academic year: lectures, painting exhibitions, concerts, performances, and more. Please check out the fall 2015 event list.

Read More

CIUM offers Taiji ( Tai Chi ) Workshop in the fall 2015!

The workshop will teach the 24 forms of Taiji that enables beginners, old and young, to concentrate on and appreciate the essential principles of Taiji Quan. The workshop registration will be available soon.

Read More

CIUM's 2009 - 2014 in Review is now available online!

From its inception in 2009, the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan has been active in bringing outstanding examples of Chinese arts and culture to U-M. This special edition is to showcase CIUM's highlights of the last five years.

Read More

Upcoming Events

Sep 18
2015

Experiencing War in Seventeenth Century China

Featuring: Ken Swope, Professor, University of Southern Mississippi
Time: 4 pm
Venue: Koessler Room, Michigan League

Read More

Sep 22
2015

Film Series: Electric Shadows

Time: 7 pm
Venue: Michigan Theatre and Michigan State
Read More

Sep 22
2015

The Golden Era 黄金时代 ( 2014. Directed by Ann Hui )

Time: 7 pm
Venue: Michigan Theatre (map)
Read More