In 2005, Polat Canpolat obtained his degree in Art Major, Stage Design in the Performing Arts Department of the Faculty of Fine Arts at Dokuz Eylül University.
His designs, puppets and masks were included in the exhibitions of the department until his graduation. He worked as design assistant at the Ankara State Theater in 2003.
He designed stage setting, costumes and accessories in İzmir Children's Theater between 2004 and 2009 and at Bornova Municipality City Theater between 2006 and 2010.
He has been art coordinator and "Mask Making Course" trainer at the Theatron Art Center since 2011. His works on the art of masks were included in group exhibitions.