Fani Danadjieva Hansen

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Birth Country: Bulgaria

Resident State/Province: California

Resident Country: United States

Archive/Repository: IAWA Online Inventory at:

Sources: Curriculum Vitae


No specialties on record


Employer: Office of R. Creveaux and J. Tessier

Title: Chief Designer

City: Paris

State: California

Country: United States

Employer: Office of Anshen and Allen

Title: Senior Vice President in Charge of Design, Planning, Programming and Management

City: San Francisco

State: California

Country: United States

Employer: Hansen Associates

Title: General Partner

City: Tiburon

State: California

Country: United States

Notes: Projects with the firm include: UCSF Clock Tower; UCD Medical Center in Sacramento; Civic Center, Public Safety Facility, Pinole; and W.H. Seward School, Alaska


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Name: Award of Honor for Design Excellence

Name: Energy Conservation Competition

Description: First Place

Notes: Sponsored by PG&E SMUD and EGIA

Name: WIDI Award for Achievments in the Design Field


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

Title: Rockaway Rehabilitation

Description: Development of the West Rockaway Beach commercial area to attract businesses

City: San Francisco

State: California

Country: United States

Notes: Hansen designed a pedestrian walkway and retail stores stacked and stepped back from the beach. Hansen also designed the multilevel parking structure.


Institution: Graz, Austria

Department: Design and town planning

Degree: Graduate studies

Notes: Hansen continued graduate studies in Austria after she graduated with a degree in architecture

Institution: Ecole NAtional Des Beaux Arts

Notes: Hansen pursued graduate studies at the Ecole des Beaux Arts


License: Certified architect

Organization: National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

License: Licensed Architect

Notes: Hansen is licensed in California Nevada and in Bulgaria

Professional Affiliations

Organization: American Institute of Architects

Role: Corporate Member

Organization: Design International

Role: President

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