Arti Ishak

Arti Ishak (they/them) is an interdisciplinary artist and community organizer, recently named a 2020 3Arts Make A Wave Artist. Directing credits include the workshop reading of Mosque4Mosque (Steppenwolf Theatre Company), short films Shukran Bas (Means of Productions), Sun On Ice (Jackalope), BaLa (HF Productions). Their recent acting credits include The Best Decision You Ever Made (The Second City), KISS (Haven), Venus in Fur (Circle), Witch (Writers), Buried Child (Writers), Men on Boats (American Theater Company), Fantastic Super Great Nation Numero Uno (The Second City). TV: Chicago Med (NBC). Arti is staff with The Chicago Inclusion Project, an instructor at Black Box Acting, and an organizer with SWANASA Central. They are represented by Paonessa Talent Agency.