Kristel Baldoz is the Department Administrator for the Tisch Initiative for Creative Research. As an arts administrator, she has supported the operation at Common Field and Movement Research, project managed for Faustin Linyekula, and assisted Anna Deveare Smith. She is an alumna of NYU holding an MA in Arts Politics as well as a BA in Dance, Theater, and Performance Studies from UC Berkeley.
Kristel is also a multidisciplinary artist working across performance, dance, and ceramics. She was a 2022 artist-in-resident at Chautauqua Institution School of Art and is currently in residence with New York Live Arts Fresh Tracks program. As a performer, she has worked with choreographer Reggie Wilson and visual artists Wilmer Wilson IV and Alex Da Corte.