BRIAN McCARTHY - TastemakersGuide

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  • Interior Designer
  • Home Base: New York City
  • Weekend House: Kerhonkson

A former partner of the legendary design firm Parish-Hadley, award-winning designer Brian J. McCarthy founded his eponymous firm Brian J. McCarthy, Inc. in 1992. Since then, he has worked on projects and residences around the globe. A graduate of New York City’s Pratt Institute, Brian is a proud member of Architectural Digest’s AD100 and Elle Decor’s A-List, and his work has been featured in many publications, including Architectural Digest, Galerie magazine, Elle Decor, House Beautiful, New York magazine (100 Best), The New York Times, and Veranda, as well as in several books. Brian is also the author of Luminous Interiors and Parish Hadley Tree of Life, which he co-authored with Bunny Williams. Brian, along with his partner, Danny Sager, and their beloved dog, Daisy split their time between Manhattan and the farming hamlet of Kerhonkson in Ulster County.

Brian’s shortlist for Upstate New York

Saunderskill Farm

Accord, NY, 12404
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Instagram @saunderskill_farm

(845) 626-2676

Field & Barn Days

High Falls, NY
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Instagram @barndayshighfalls

Modern Living Supplies

High Falls, NY
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Wilde Beest

Kingston, NY
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Instagram @wildebeestkingston

(845) 481-4181

The Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History

Kingston, NY
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Instagram @rehercenter



Kingston, NY
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instagram @10crownlounge


Shadowland Stages

Ellenville, NY
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Instagram @shadowlandstages

(845) 252-7576

Kabinett & Kammer

Franklin NY
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Instagram @kabinettandkammer

(607) 230 4084

Phoenicia Diner

Phoenicia, NY
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Mohonk Mountain House

New Paltz, NY
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Instagram @mohonkmountainhouse

(845) 765-3286