Rafael Brych was born in São Paulo, Brasil. In 2007 he graduated from the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism of the Mackenzie Presbyterian University, in São Paulo. In 2009 he obtained a post-graduate degree in Contemporary Architecture: Design and Theory at the same institution. He collaborated in 2014 with Buro Ole Scheeren in Beijing, China. He currently teaches at IED - Istituto Europeo di Design.