Fanran Li was born in Wuhan, China. She received her Bachelor of Architecture degree at her birth place in Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Fanran pursued her continued education in architecture abroad in UK and America. She has a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Dundee in Scotland and a Post-Professional degree in Design and Health from the University of Michigan. Her architecture inspirations come from the conjunction of sonic sensation and healthcare research. She is concerned with architectural humanity with a special focus on individual well-being.