Singapore: Young Artist Award 2018
On 24 October 2017, Kahchun was honoured with the Young Artist Award by the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Grace Fu, at the Istana, the official residence and office of the President of Singapore.
The Young Artist Award was introduced in 1992 to encourage the development of young artistic talents in Singapore. It represents Singapore's highest award for young art practitioners, aged 35 years and below in the year of the award, whose artistic achievements and commitment have distinguished them among their peers. It encourages young practitioners to continue pursuing excellence in the arts, and to look towards inspiring others. To date, the Young Artist Award has been conferred on 149 recipients.