馬来西亚国际現代书画联盟筹办於2001年, 由符永刚博士,谢忝宋博士, 林荣光硕士及已故郑天炳院長等发起成立。2002年12月2日正式获得註册局批準成立全国性之书画团体。先后成立了柔佛, 马六甲,森美兰及吡叻州联委会。森美兰州联委会成立於2007年。总会及各联委会创会至今,先后主办了多项全国性的书画活动:包括书画展,义展,书画比赛,讲座,出版,国外交流展等。
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.