The first steps of starting the club have been started in the days of September 2012. College Union enlightened the idea for extended participation of majority students in arts and literature programmes. Shri. Ameera.V.U Teacher too the position of the great co-ordinator. The name "Art Cafe" was elected for the club.
On September 17- 2012, Shri.Ramakrishnan (MLA) inaugurated the club by a programme conducted in MSK Hall, MES Ponnani College. The club started its journey by electing Irshad and Vimal as secretaries.