Seyed Edalatpour was born in Shiraz, Iran in 1962 and moved to England in 1983. He attended the Foundation Course in Art and Design at Camberwell Scholl of Art in London in 1984 and 1985. He received a First Class B.A. degree in Fine Art and Sculpture from Norwich School of Art and Design (1986- 1989). He received an Interdisciplinary M.A. in Art and Architecture from Kent Institute of Art and Design in Canterbury (1989- 1990).