Malaysia has a thriving arts scene that is fueled by many up and coming contemporary artists. Art spaces in Malaysia are many and varied with Balai Seni Lukis Negara standing proud as the premier gallery. Other exciting galleries include Galeri Petronas, RA Fine Arts, the Annexe Gallery and the Taksu Kuala Lumpur.
Names that recur regularly in the contemporary arts scene include Germaine Koh, Yusof Ghani, Jega Ramachandran and Ahmad Zakil Anwar to name but a few.