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    Frank Duan, AIA, LEED AP BD+C



    Master of Architecture, Iowa State University, 1993
    Bachelor of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1989


    Registered Architect in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin
    NCARB Certified

    Professional Credentials

    Frank Duan has over 20 years of working experience both in United States and China. He graduated from Tsinghua University in 1989. After winning three design-to-commission competitions for his former employer in Beijing, came to United States in 1990 for graduate school in Iowa State University. He received a Master of Architecture Degree in 1993.
    Prior to starting his own practice, he worked for large U.S. architectural firms for ten years and worked on over forty large and small sizes projects, including hospitality, resort, education, entertainment, restaurants, theaters, sports facilities and medical centers.
    He is the founding principal of the architectural firm Duan Corporation. The firm has been providing services in five market sectors: Multiple Housing, Restaurants and Strip Malls, Medical Clinics and Offices, Urban Design and Computer 3D Rendering and Animation.

    Selected Project Experience
    Mai Village Restaurant and Offices, St. Paul, Minnesota
    Belvedere Senior Housing, Maple Grove, Minnesota
    Hutchinson Senior Campus Master Planning, Hutchinson, Minnesota
    STM-II Strip Mall and Taco John's Restaurant, Elk River, Minnesota
    Forest Lake Strip Mall and Sherman Insurance Agency, Forest Lake, Minnesota
    Bloomington Central Station Residential Towers Animation, Bloomington, Minnesota
    Wedgewood Village Urban Design and Animation, Mahtomedi, Minnesota
    Camille's Side Walk Cafe, Blaine and Oak Park Heights, Minnesota
    Anytime Fitness, Elk River, Minnesota
    Mrs. Fields, Block E, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Shoreview Medical Building, Shoreview, Minnesota
    Osseo Town Offices, Osseo, Minnesota
    Mohawk Gaming Resort, Monticello, New York
    Denver Aquarium, Denver, Colorado
    Bloomington Jefferson High School Activity Center and Remodel, Bloomington, Minnesota
    Minnetonka Cultural Arts Center, Minnetonka, Minnesota
    Eden Prairie High School Performing Arts Center, Eden Prairie, Minnesota


    Member of American Institute of Architects

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