Muhammad Ichsan was born in Jakarta, 17 September 1971. He completed the study in Visual Communication Design at the University of Trisakti. Start working on the audio-visual field since 1994 in PT. Citraceria Triputra Enterprises (CUT Productions), a production house, as digital artist and video editor. Then in 2003 he jumped into film world as art director in the short film project "Johnny Be Brave ', directed by Joko Anwar. The film was made for the needs of United In Diversity event. Then he become assistant director until 2007. In addition to doing commercial work as well as feature films, he also has some documentary work and one of them becoming the official selection at the Berlinale Film Festival 2009.