The Malaysian Contemporary Chinese Painting & Calligraphy Association was organized by Dr Foo Yong Kong, Dr Cheah Tian Song, Master Lum Weng Kong and the late Mr Zheng Tian Beng in the year 2001. The association was approved by ROS on 2.12.2002 as a nasional art & calligraphy body. Alternatively the Johor, Malacca, Negeri Sembilan and Perak Branch were formed. The Negeri Sembilan Branch was formed in the year 2007. Until recently the association and each branch had organized many art and calligraphy activities at nasional level: art & calligraphy exhibitions, charity exhibitions, art & calligraphy competitions, talks and exhibitions abroad.