2018 Summer Blossom
In July 2016, a group of current CIIS students and alumni arrived Beijing, China, launched a series of workshops and events as “Summer Blossom” campaign that organized by Stage Ai, an organization that founded by the first generation of Chinese at CIIS.
Stage Ai's mission is to put the CIIS vision into practice by helping participants build a more connected life. That means connecting with our hearts and bodies, connecting with our own depths and past, connecting with one another in community, and connecting with the cosmos that is our home. It also means connecting East and West in participatory events that bridge geography, culture, and ideas. The Stage Ai team weaves together the arts, movement, and various healing modalities to create firsthand experiences of integral living.
In summer 2016 and 2017, Stage Ai held two years' of the Summer Blossom festival, organised series of lectures, salons, workshops in drama therapy, expressive arts, dance and movement, sound healing etc.
arts and healing
Through different forms of arts and healing modality including music, dance, somatic, astrology and cosmic work, “Summer Blossom” provided a first-hand experience of an integral living through a participatory worldview to hundreds of people including educators, enterprisers, artists, professionals, students and spiritual seekers from different circles of society in China.
Stage Ai and CIIS
Embodied CIIS’s spirit as “creative, mindful and socially aware”, “Summer Blossom” was collaboratively created by a diverse team including teachers, healers and artists healers from China, America, Taiwan and Germany.
“Summer Blossom ” is a pilot project that put into practice of a PCC prospect. The organizer Stage Ai is the first team in the history of CIIS that promoting spiritual work in China with an integrated, diverse and multidisciplinary team as such.
East and the West
“Stage Ai” commits to continue to promote an integral concept into daily life practice and building a conscious bridge between the East and the West.
International Healing Arts Festival
1st Summer Blossom – Change Your Life Scripts
June 22, 2016 Experiential drama therapy workshop
June 24-26, 2016 Writing your Life Scripts
July 2, 2016 Cosmic Party
July 4, 2016 Music and movement
July 8, 2016 Returning Home
July 15-17, 2016 Discovering Soul through Astrology
July 31, 2016 Experiential Drama Workshop for Kids
August 6 – 7, 2016 Stepping Out of Your Comfortable Zone
2nd Summer Blossom – Free Your Voice
Jul 8, 2017 Her-story: One-Day Experiential Workshop
Jul 13, 2017 Lecture: Aesthetics in Psychology
Jul 14, 2017 HAKOMI: Body Awakening through Chanting
Jul 15-16, 2017 Workshop: Mindfulness and Chanting
Jul 18, 2017 Music Stories in Hospice Care
Jul 22-23, 2017 Cosmic Mass: Art Healing Experiential Party
Jul 23, 2017 Sound Healing Event
Jul 26, 2017 East & West Music Dialogue
Jul 28-30, 2017 Experiential Sound Healing Workshop