R. Nicholas Loope, FAIA

R. Nicholas Loope (Ryc) and Lynne Beyer have worked closely together for years on a variety of Design+Build projects. They are a creative and dynamic husband and wife team.

As architect and general contractor, Ryc believes that when a single source of responsibility combines craft and design, clients receive a superior product in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Ryc is a Fellow in the American Institute of Architects and for nine years he served as President and Chief Principal Architect of Taliesin Architects, the continuation of the practice of architecture begun by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1893.

Ryc’s portfolio is extensive, with over 350 works, each successfully answering the many challenges and complexities of global design and construction. Ryc has worked in the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Korea, China, and throughout North America. Ryc has a Masters of Architecture from Yale University and has successfully completed the Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development. He is a knowledgeable, seasoned and tested business and design professional.