Regional Building Group is an architecture studio that integrates residential and interior design with the natural environment. RBG’s work is driven by regionalism as a spatial, pragmatic, and aesthetic connection with nature.


Architectural Services

▸ Concept and Schematic Design
▸ Design Development
▸ Permit and Construction Documentation
▸ Programming and Feasibility

Interior Services

▸ Space Planning and Layout Design
▸ Furniture, Fixtures, Equipment
▸ Rendering and Visualization



RBG was founded by Ryan McCaffrey (Registered Architect, MA) in 2019. Prior to founding the studio, Ryan worked under Pritzker Prize-winning architect Wang Shu at Amateur Architecture Studio in Hangzhou, China from 2013 to 2019.

Alongside practice, Ryan teaches and lectures on regionalism in architecture. He is currently a faculty member at RISD Architecture (profile).

Ryan studied architecture at China Academy of Art (M.Arch II), Rhode Island School of Design (B.Arch), and McGill University.