Ariana Tikao

Nominations sub-committee

Ariana Tikao (Kāi Tahu) is the Research Librarian, Māori in the Arrangement & Description team of the Alexander Turnbull Library. She is from a library, heritage and arts background, with a BA in Māori Studies, a PG-Dip in Museum Studies and a PG-Cert in Information Studies. She is also a musician and taonga puoro practitioner, particularly interested in reviving whānau and tribal waiata from Banks Peninsula/Canterbury.