Annika Sippel

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (Te Papa)

Annika Sippel is an art historian and emerging curator, currently working as a research assistant for Art and New Zealand Histories & Pacific Cultures at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. She studied art history at Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington, with a research focus on international historical art in New Zealand. She has curated an exhibition at Te Papa based on her PhD thesis, as well as an upcoming exhibition of Sāmoan photographic portraits at the New Zealand Portrait Gallery. She is a team member of the Sāmoan Multiplicities project.